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Kilimanjaro looms on Wilkins' horizon

Kilimanjaro looms on Wilkins' horizon

Life Is Good for Doon Wilkins. That is the name of his band, which will play a fundraiser at the Canmore Miners’ Hall this Friday (Sept. 2).

Canmore RCMP to focus on distracted drivers in September

As of today, distracted driving legislation comes into effect throughout the province and Canmore RCMP expect to be busy as a result.

Voyageurs take part in historic journey

Paul Hatfield has relived a little history. Departing Thursday (Aug. 18), the Canmore resident led a crew of 10 on a four-day voyageur canoe journey down the Athabasca River.

Parks looking to promote career development

A program to help Parks Canada staff find their career path inside the government agency put employees in direct contact with upper levels of management for a no holds barred conversation.
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A little piece of history made its way home to Canmore last week. One of the wooden logs from the original Canmore Opera House has returned to the community as part of a replica of the building being developed in Spring Creek Mountain Village.

Wolf pup killed on highway

A wolf pup was run over and killed on the Trans-Canada Highway Sunday (Aug. 28) – the second pup to be killed along the transportation corridor in Banff National Park this summer.

Staff housing okayed for Beaver Street

A major residential development will be built on the 300 block of Beaver Street – the first development in that neighbourhood since lands were changed from public service to residential.
Winter fest a priority for tourism in Banff

Winter fest a priority for tourism in Banff

A new report calls for an initial $825,000 financial investment to help give Banff National Park the competitive edge in the ongoing war to win over tourists world-wide.

Hiker still missing

The search for a hiker missing for 10 days in Highwood Pass was on hold Wednesday as searchers regrouped to decide what to do next. Kevin Kennedy, 59, went missing, Aug.
Heli rescue plucks two climbers from Mt. Temple

Heli rescue plucks two climbers from Mt. Temple

Two experienced climbers were plucked to safety, Monday morning (Aug. 29) after spending a long night near the 3,554-metre summit of Mount Temple.