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After 42 years, Bighorn fire chief ready to retire

After 42 years, Bighorn fire chief ready to retire

“We had rubber boots that folded up your leg and we had black canvas jackets that went to your knees and fiberglass helmets. It wouldn’t meet today’s standards by any stretch.”
Crown Land shooting becoming a 'Wild West type stuff'

Crown Land shooting becoming a 'Wild West type stuff'

“I would say five years ago we started to see a lot of fires started with them. There were four fires in one year because of shooting at incendiary targets. In one, people were shooting right on a gas line. It is so dangerous and it did start a fairly significant wild fire.”
MD of Bighorn to transition to new emergency alert app this year

MD of Bighorn to transition to new emergency alert app this year

“We left it kind of open because we were not sure if fall would be the time it would occur. Emergency is the section we want to move forward with first.”
Limited Bighorn streaming could lead to less resident engagement

Limited Bighorn streaming could lead to less resident engagement

“This time around, I didn’t find our list of people wanting to sit on boards was very good. There were not so many new faces putting their names down. I think that if someone clicks on the MD YouTube page, and gets to watch these meetings, they may get more involved and more interested.”
Census numbers show big growth in Canmore, MD of Bighorn

Census numbers show big growth in Canmore, MD of Bighorn

“Canmore is in a housing crisis. We need housing in every spot in the housing continuum. With more people arriving, that puts greater pressure on the housing stock that we do have.”
Bogner recognized with country's top photography prize

Bogner recognized with country's top photography prize

“I’m in really good company of people who have won it in Canada and I’m really proud of that.”
UPDATED: Bear cub killed on Trans-Canada Highway near Highway 40

UPDATED: Bear cub killed on Trans-Canada Highway near Highway 40

A bear cub was killed on the Trans-Canada Highway Monday afternoon just east of Highway 40.
Bighorn looks for input from Lac Des Arcs residents on bridge design

Bighorn looks for input from Lac Des Arcs residents on bridge design

Three options have been presented to MD of Bighorn council for the Heart Creek pedestrian bridge, but only the first two are being pursued.
Bow Valley baseball has record registrations

Bow Valley baseball has record registrations

Everyone wants to hit it like Toronto Blue Jays slugger Vladimir Guerrero Jr. these days.
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