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Intersection construction to help pedestrian, cycling connectivity

Intersection construction to help pedestrian, cycling connectivity

“With projects that encourage people to walk and cycle, you pay your cost upfront, but your benefits are going to grow each year. You will only increase the benefit over time as as more projects get linked together, and you get a larger share of people walking and cycling.”
AHS opens pop-up COVID-19 assessment site in Banff this weekend

AHS opens pop-up COVID-19 assessment site in Banff this weekend

“With an increase in COVID-19 cases, including the more contagious variant strains, local residents with symptoms and those who have been in close contact with a suspect or confirmed case are strongly encouraged to book a quick, free appointment this weekend."
Notley proposes bill to expand coal mining policy and begin public consultation

Notley proposes bill to expand coal mining policy and begin public consultation

“Albertans have been very clear. They want mountains, not mines. They want clean water."
Olympian’s baby with rare cancer in remission

Olympian’s baby with rare cancer in remission

There's been a "huge win" for the baby daughter of a local family who's battling a rare cancer.
Parks Canada reaches deal with Golden, Lake Louise on road rescue

Parks Canada reaches deal with Golden, Lake Louise on road rescue

“We’re happy with where things have landed and we do really see this as a sustainable long-term solution," said Alex Kolesch, a Parks Canada senior advisor.
Pine Tree Players presents The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Pine Tree Players presents The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Canmore theatre collective had the unique challenge of filming performances remotely in accordance to provincial health measures.
Canmore race walker Mathieu Bilodeau speaks out on ‘unfairness’ for Canadians before Summer Games

Canmore race walker Mathieu Bilodeau speaks out on ‘unfairness’ for Canadians before Summer Games

With just over 100 days until the tentative start of the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics, Mathieu Bilodeau is racing in May to secure a qualification spot.
Efforts of firefighters limit damage to family home from wildfire off Highway 1A

Efforts of firefighters limit damage to family home from wildfire off Highway 1A

“The house was actually saved, that was an awesome job from a firefighter from Nakoda [Fire] and Redwood Meadows,” said Rocky View Deputy Fire Chief Gary Barnett. “They stopped it from being lost. It was pretty brutal on the edge of that ravine with the wind and the fire coming up.”
Safe Park program to launch as one-year pilot in Canmore to help seasonal workers

Safe Park program to launch as one-year pilot in Canmore to help seasonal workers

“A significant number of individuals who reside in their vehicle are part of our seasonal workforce, which the community relies on. Affordability is a key reason individuals reside in their vehicles.”
Banff-Kananaskis MLA Miranda Rosin signs letter opposing public health restrictions

Banff-Kananaskis MLA Miranda Rosin signs letter opposing public health restrictions

Miranda Rosin, the MLA for Banff-Kananaskis, was one of 16 UCP elected officials who signed a letter in opposition to the recently announced provincial public health restrictions.