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Banff cancels Canada Day parade, opts for all-day entertainment

Banff cancels Canada Day parade, opts for all-day entertainment

“The full-day opportunity allows us to collaborate with the Town of Canmore and attracting performers for both towns,” said Jason Darrah, the director of communications and marketing for the Town of Banff.
Banff Bears still in hunt for first victory in three years

Banff Bears still in hunt for first victory in three years

A big slab of victory was snatched from the jaws of the Banff Rugby Club Bears after the men's team got caught “flat-footed” at the worst possible time.
Town of Canmore seeking leave to appeal tribunal decisions on Smith Creek, Three Sisters Village ASPs

Town of Canmore seeking leave to appeal tribunal decisions on Smith Creek, Three Sisters Village ASPs

The Town of Canmore will file a leave to appeal the Land and Property Rights Tribunal’s order for it to adopt the Smith Creek and Three Sisters Village area structure plans.
MLA Rosin backing Toews to replace Kenney as UCP leader

MLA Rosin backing Toews to replace Kenney as UCP leader

Banff-Kananaskis MLA Miranda Rosin is supporting Travis Toews as the next leader of the United Conservative Party.
artsPlace water exhibit blends science and art to create change

artsPlace water exhibit blends science and art to create change

“I hope people feel something when they see the artwork. I think it is one thing to read a scientific document that tells you about climate change and it is another thing to really feel what climate change is in your gut when you look at a painting. When people feel things, then that creates change in their life.”
Banff-Kananaskis could be a toss-up in next election

Banff-Kananaskis could be a toss-up in next election

“Unless the UCP brings in some kind of leader that brings everyone together, that has them looking to the future and not the past, I think every MLA is going to be called to account for what they did under Kenney’s leadership.”
Mixed-use development, employee housing approved in Canmore

Mixed-use development, employee housing approved in Canmore

“I would think that market forces would prevail and if there was a demand for office space, warehouse space, on the second floor, the proponents would have taken that into consideration. Could we foresee a point in the future where the proponent may come back and look to repurpose that floor space to light industrial?”
Banff RCMP investigating spate of bike thefts

Banff RCMP investigating spate of bike thefts

Banff RCMP suggests bringing your bikes indoors wherever possible and to use heavy duty bike locks
EDITORIAL: Provincial election key for Banff-Kananaskis

EDITORIAL: Provincial election key for Banff-Kananaskis

The countdown is on for the next provincial election. At some point in the next 12 months, Alberta voters will head to the polls to decide who will lead the next provincial government. With an election set for May 29, 2023, it’s not outside the realm
Quick results from 2022 Rundle Mountain Road Festival in Canmore

Quick results from 2022 Rundle Mountain Road Festival in Canmore

Cyclists from around Alberta put the pedal to the metal in Canmore this past weekend (June 4-5).