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Cougar Creek blasting closure begins this week

Cougar Creek blasting closure begins this week

Blasting activities in Cougar Creek are set to begin as of Tuesday (Aug. 4)
Canmore student recieves citizenship award

Canmore student recieves citizenship award

“It is a huge honour to be recognized for the work I have done," said Canmore's Laurissa Brousseau. “I enjoy the work I do. I want to continue to make a positive impact in my community.”
St. Mary's Parish rings in 125th anniversary year

St. Mary's Parish rings in 125th anniversary year

St. Mary's Parish is ushering in a year celebrating the church's 125th anniversary.
Farm and Fire focused on sourcing what goes on the plate from Alberta producers

Farm and Fire focused on sourcing what goes on the plate from Alberta producers

"When we built the menu, we knew it can get from the restaurant to your plate at home without compromising quality. We wanted to make sure that if a guest was ordering takeout, they are getting the same quality they would be if eating in the restaurant." 
Heat warnings issued for Banff, Canmore, K-Country

Heat warnings issued for Banff, Canmore, K-Country

Environment Canada issued a heat warning for the Bow Valley and Kananaskis Country.
Banff skate punk band All The Time Everywhere on new album, state of live shows and the future of mosh pits

Banff skate punk band All The Time Everywhere on new album, state of live shows and the future of mosh pits

“Not being able to tour – yes, that sucks, but we are trying to keep a positive mind frame and doing everything we can to still be a band, basically.”
Alberta Parks to manage parking at popular Kananaskis day use areas beginning Aug. 1

Alberta Parks to manage parking at popular Kananaskis day use areas beginning Aug. 1

Beginning Saturday (Aug. 1), Alberta Parks will manage traffic and parking at four popular Kananaskis day use areas – including Grassi Lakes and Yamnuska – after high visitor volumes resulted in vehicles parking along highways and impeding access by first responders
Canmore cyclist honours friend's recovery with Shim's Ride

Canmore cyclist honours friend's recovery with Shim's Ride

“It was the biggest day in the saddle I’ve experienced. It was a day that was all about honouring Shim,” said Canmore resident Dylan Dalgas. “Considering what Shim is going through, I knew I could push myself because that’s what he would do.”
Town of Canmore dealing with increased visitation at Quarry Lake

Town of Canmore dealing with increased visitation at Quarry Lake

“I’ve lived here a long time and anecdotally it seems busier at Quarry Lake than it has ever been,” said Greg Burt, the Town of Canmore’s manager of enforcement services. “If the parking lot is full, that means Quarry Lake is at capacity.”
Bumper berry crop draws bears to valley bottoms in Bow Valley, K-Country

Bumper berry crop draws bears to valley bottoms in Bow Valley, K-Country

A bluff bear charge has forced closure of a paved bike trail in K-Country. Several other warnings and closures are in place as bears feast on a near-bumper buffaloberry crop.