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Eagles, BHA in need of billet homes

Eagles, BHA in need of billet homes

As hockey season approaches, local clubs are in need of billets

Editorial: Addiction-based harm reduction is not enabling

You may be asking yourself, what does this have to do with the Bow Valley? Since in this part of the province we do not have a supervised consumption site for those struggling with the disease of addiction, and neither is one proposed. But as human beings, and residents of this province, we shouldn’t be so arrogant as to assume this issue does not affect us all and very likely someone we know and love.
Canada announces $14 million funding for mountain nation parks

Canada announces $14 million funding for mountain nation parks

Banff, Yoho, Glacier, Waterton, Jasper, Mount Revelstoke and Kootenay national parks will be in line to be part of the $14 million of funding
Undefeated Canmore United FC win championship

Undefeated Canmore United FC win championship

Canmore United FC could not be stopped in 2019
Lions Park Tennis Courts back to council with new approved revised plan

Lions Park Tennis Courts back to council with new approved revised plan

“I will support the motion, disappointed that the original vision isn’t being developed this time, but still this is a good opportunity to approve the tennis facilities available for our community."
Banff RCMP seize 400 grams of cocaine, 850 grams of psilocybin mushrooms

Banff RCMP seize 400 grams of cocaine, 850 grams of psilocybin mushrooms

In addition to the more than 400 grams of cocaine, RCMP officers also seized 850 grams of psilocybin mushrooms, approximately 60 grams of heroin, and approximately 25 tablets of LSD.
Federal candidates on the campaign trail

Federal candidates on the campaign trail

The federal election writ is expected to drop any time – the latest it can come is Sept. 15 – and Banff-Airdrie candidates have already hit the campaign trail trying to convince constituents why they are the best choice to send to Ottawa
Canmore QB clutch in championship game

Canmore QB clutch in championship game

Local quarterback Dawson Rodney leads his team the Falcons to a flag football championship in Calgary on Sunday (Sept. 1)
Habituated black bear relocated from Canmore

Habituated black bear relocated from Canmore

A black bear was relocated 140 kilometres from Canmore after spending several days in and around a busy commercial residential area
Bull elk rounding up females to breed

Bull elk rounding up females to breed

The elk rut is underway as bull elk round up their harems in a fierce competition to breed and wildlife officials would like to remind people to keep their distance because the bulls are extremely dangerous at this time of year