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UPDATED: Parks Canada closes park highways, warns of extreme avalanche danger

UPDATED: Parks Canada closes park highways, warns of extreme avalanche danger

RCMP advised motorists to expect delays with a temporary planned closure of a roughly 16-km stretch of the Trans-Canada Highway in Yoho National Park near Field in both directions on Wednesday for avalanche control work.
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley
Public hearing to discuss potential development in Dead Man's Flats

Public hearing to discuss potential development in Dead Man's Flats

“This is a high-level approval. The next stage is the conceptual scheme and the next stage is development permit. At each stage we refine the information.”
One person dies in house fire early Sunday morning

One person dies in house fire early Sunday morning

One person died in a house fire Sunday morning on the Stoney Nakoda First Nation, according to the Nakoda Emergency Management and Services.
Provincial NDP nomination contest heating up in Banff-Kananaskis

Provincial NDP nomination contest heating up in Banff-Kananaskis

Mark Tkacz is the third Bow Valley resident seeking the provincial NDP nomination for the constituency of Banff-Kananaskis, joining Canmore residents Sarah Elmeligi and Gavin McCaffrey.
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley
QR code now required to enter Bow Valley businesses under vaccine passport program

QR code now required to enter Bow Valley businesses under vaccine passport program

Banff has three active COVID-19 cases while Canmore has seven. In the MD of Bighorn, 15 people currently have COVID-19.
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley
REMEMBRANCE DAY: Exhibit recognizes Afghanistan mission

REMEMBRANCE DAY: Exhibit recognizes Afghanistan mission

“We're trying to present a more complete picture, a more complete chronology of what we did over there. (It’s) an overview of what we did in Afghanistan, but it's still a better chronology of what's been presented to date."
REMEMBRANCE DAY: Banners program to highlight Banff veterans

REMEMBRANCE DAY: Banners program to highlight Banff veterans

“There’s a lot of real and neat interesting connections to Banff through the military. Banff has quite a history. There’s a great history in the town.”