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The Crossing at Ghost River approved for overnight guests

The Crossing at Ghost River approved for overnight guests

The Crossing at Ghost River can now accommodate overnight guests in 15 designated rooms
RCMP investigating fatal collision along 1A Highway

RCMP investigating fatal collision along 1A Highway

The head-on collision between a car and cube van resulted in the highway being closed to traffic for several hours
Exshaw Creek interim flood report expected later this month

Exshaw Creek interim flood report expected later this month

MD of Bighorn council is hopeful to find out more about the east Exshaw groundwater flood earlier this year, as an interim report from the hydrogeologist is expected at the October council meeting
Parks Canada quietly removes racist name from Banff trail

Parks Canada quietly removes racist name from Banff trail

While advocates struggle to remove racist terms and restore traditional names across the Bow Valley, Parks Canada has quietly changed an offensive trail name in Banff National Park
Bighorn throws conditional endorsement behind Dead Man's Flats interchange study

Bighorn throws conditional endorsement behind Dead Man's Flats interchange study

The MD of Bighorn is giving conditional endorsement to the Dead Man's Flat interchange planning study that was completed by Alberta Transportation earlier this year
Devil's Head wildfire caused by abandoned campfire

Devil's Head wildfire caused by abandoned campfire

Anyone that was in the Black Rock Mountain area in Don Getty Wildland Provincial Park between Aug. 30-Sept. 4 is asked to contact Alberta Wildfire to assist with the investigation
Alberta Wildfire crews continue working on Devil's Head blaze

Alberta Wildfire crews continue working on Devil's Head blaze

"Once a fire goes from 'out-of-control' to 'being held,' that usually means we have a better ability to put more firefighters on the ground as well." 
UPDATED: Emergency services respond to gas leak in Canmore

UPDATED: Emergency services respond to gas leak in Canmore

UPDATE: The intersection at Bow Valley Trail and Benchlands Trail in Canmore reopened to vehicle traffic at 7:30 p.m.
Proposed gas and tax break still up in the air, minister in discussions with municipalities

Proposed gas and tax break still up in the air, minister in discussions with municipalities

Canmore could lose up to $105,000 to $110,000 annually, while the MD of Bighorn could be facing about eight per cent revenue loss from its annual operating budget
Bighorn groundwater flood report delayed, update expected at council meeting

Bighorn groundwater flood report delayed, update expected at council meeting

"The water report was anticipated earlier ... [but] part of the scope included the recommendations for mitigations, if possible, for affected houses and streets and, it is my understanding, that takes a little more to study than how we flooded."