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Four years in jail for robbing pharmacy

An Ontario man was sentenced to spend four years in jail after pleading guilty to robbing a Canmore pharmacy at knifepoint. Trevor Savoie was sentenced earlier this month by Judge Les Grieve in Canmore Provincial Court.

Commercial space sought

Banff town planners will begin drafting legislation to rezone government services in the industrial compound to free up commercial space for businesses in that area of town.

SSR process to be changed

Canmore’s Sustainability Screening Report process will be changed after a task force appointed to review it has come up with several recommendations.
Artifacts found during Multiplex excavation

Artifacts found during Multiplex excavation

An old dumpsite with several artifacts and possible soil contamination discovered during excavation of the Multiplex project has resulted in construction delays.
Cougar destroyed after attacking off-leash dog

Cougar destroyed after attacking off-leash dog

A young female cougar was destroyed Tuesday (July 19) morning after she attacked a dog the night before – the latest encounter in a string of incidents related to the juvenile cat.

Parks hopes for best with injured bear

A female grizzly bear has been struck on the Trans-Canada Highway in Banff National Park, but it’s not known for sure if she’s survived her injuries.

CEDA and TCK merge for operations trial

Two Canmore organizations in charge of tourism and economic development are joining forces.

BREAKING NEWS - Female grizzly dead on TCH

Another female grizzly bear has died in Banff National Park at the hands of humans.

Legacy Trail solution sought

The search for a permanent solution to the safety hazard at the easternmost edge of the Banff Legacy Trail is moving forward after Wild Rose MP Blake Richards brought representatives from local municipalities and the provincial government together, M

Pine beetle numbers on decrease in province

For the second winter in a row, pine beetle numbers in southwest Alberta, including Kananaskis Country, have dwindled.