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Banff moving ahead with affordable housing development

Banff moving ahead with affordable housing development

“This is about long-term sustainability of our community and it’s going to be a watershed moment for so many people in this town that will be able to become homeowners and will be able to stay here.”
Canmore’s Stewart wins Special Olympics Alberta’s male athlete of the year

Canmore’s Stewart wins Special Olympics Alberta’s male athlete of the year

Another day, another award for Canmore's Shane Stewart
Experimentation leads to solo art exhibit for Canmore artist

Experimentation leads to solo art exhibit for Canmore artist

“Most of what I do is experimentation. The goal is to make something beautiful or creates a feeling within another person. There is never a clear path as to how I get there.”
Shred Kelly brings virtual tour to Banff's Rose & Crown

Shred Kelly brings virtual tour to Banff's Rose & Crown

Fernie B.C.'s alt-folk rock favourites Shred Kelly are embarking on a cross-Canada tour in support live music venues and its new album Like a Rising Sun – without ever leaving their homes
Canmore RCMP investigating multiple vehicle thefts

Canmore RCMP investigating multiple vehicle thefts

"Any residents in the area who have video surveillance on their properties are asked to review their footage between midnight and 6:30 a.m. on Oct. 14 to determine if suspicious activity is noted."
Canmore real estate market booming with COVID-19

Canmore real estate market booming with COVID-19

"A lot of people are trying to sell right now, but that does not mean they will get what they want ... sellers have to be prepared to price it appropriately and be realistic," said MaxWell Capital Realtor Robb Aishford. "The Canmore market has always done its own thing."  
Pitched removal of second ice surface at Banff Fenlands dries up

Pitched removal of second ice surface at Banff Fenlands dries up

The Town of Banff will look to the community for feedback on having a potential fieldhouse as a stand-alone facility, or a temporary installation the Fenlands. Elected officials made it clear this week they have no appetite for removing one of the two ice arenas at the Fenlands rec centre.
Parks Canada hasn’t received proposal for outdoor NHL game at Lake Louise

Parks Canada hasn’t received proposal for outdoor NHL game at Lake Louise

The iconic Alberta lake is rumoured to be a destination to host an outdoor NHL game next season.
Rocky Mountain Soap hand sanitizer recalled due to labelling issue

Rocky Mountain Soap hand sanitizer recalled due to labelling issue

Health Canada requires products that use technical-grade ethanol to be clearly labelled and early batches of the Rocky Mountain Soap Co.'s hand sanitizer did not, leading to the recent recall
Banff council to consider lowering B&B quota

Banff council to consider lowering B&B quota

“I have no issue at all looking at lowering this number because it’s never really been a big issue,” said Coun. Grant Canning.