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Lone egg found 'owl' by itself in ashtray

Lone egg found 'owl' by itself in ashtray

Lake Louise Fire Department responded to one of the most unique calls in its history – rescuing a barred owl egg that was laid in an ashtray.
AHS doing onsite COVID testing at Lake Louise, Sunshine ski areas

AHS doing onsite COVID testing at Lake Louise, Sunshine ski areas

“At this point in time, we are not recommending precautionary COVID testing for anyone who has visited or skied in the Banff-Canmore area recently,” said Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer of health.
Banff RCMP investigating after body found in Bow River

Banff RCMP investigating after body found in Bow River

"The RCMP do not suspect that this incident involved foul play."
Canmore Folk Music Festival pulls the plug on 2021 event

Canmore Folk Music Festival pulls the plug on 2021 event

“The No. 1 thing is public safety and our long-term financial health. This was going to be our 44th year, and we want to stay in it for the long haul.”
Canmore man killed in avalanche on Haddo Peak

Canmore man killed in avalanche on Haddo Peak

A moderate avalanche danger means skier-triggered avalanches are possible.
Banff's COVID-19 cases rising rapidly

Banff's COVID-19 cases rising rapidly

“We have been told by the province that if requests for space exceeds our capacity, people would need to isolate at available isolation facilities in Calgary.”
Calls for Canmore Fire-Rescue services continue to climb

Calls for Canmore Fire-Rescue services continue to climb

“It really comes down to an increase in population,” Canmore Fire-Rescue Chief Walter Gahler said. “We’re seeing roughly that same amount of growth in permanent growth and in visitation.”
One person killed in avalanche near Lake Louise

One person killed in avalanche near Lake Louise

“We were informed at that time that there was one deceased person and another person looking for treatment,” said Cpl. Troy Savinkoff of RCMP K Division.
Chic Scott returns with special Fireside Chat at the Whyte

Chic Scott returns with special Fireside Chat at the Whyte

The special film presentation of interviews with Lloyd "Kiwi" Gallagher will be available on the Whyte Museum's website, as well as a question and answer livestream with Scott and producer Glen Crawford on April 22.
Kris Mahler reflects on challenging ski cross season

Kris Mahler reflects on challenging ski cross season

Mahler said navigating a world cup season during a global pandemic was exhausting both physically and mentally.