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Science, cultural knowledge combined for Stoney Nakoda learning project

Science, cultural knowledge combined for Stoney Nakoda learning project

“I want young people to see that going to university isn’t the only path to success. Just because we’re associated with the university doesn’t mean it’s going to be that kind of white tower academic kind of thing. Science doesn’t have to be like that. Science is for everybody.”
Airshed region adds new sensors to Banff and MD of Bighorn

Airshed region adds new sensors to Banff and MD of Bighorn

The Calgary Region Airshed Zone – which includes Banff, Canmore and the MD of Bighorn – expanded its air quality monitoring with new sensors.
PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The past week in photography in the Bow Valley

PHOTOS: The last week in the Bow Valley had the province fully reopen from public health restrictions, which saw businesses fully reopen and tourists come en masse to the mountain communities.
The Calgary Stampede called and Lacey Caldas answered

The Calgary Stampede called and Lacey Caldas answered

"Nothing’s as big as Calgary. The energy and the show they put on. There are very few shows in the world as big as Calgary. Calgary is kind of like the Olympics … Yeah, you've been to a lot of other rodeos, but there’s nothing like Calgary."
Donation aims to help food security issues

Donation aims to help food security issues

“Grassroots groups and food support organizations rely on the Bow Valley Food Alliance to help them coordinate and connect. This donation will help us focus on what matters most – improving food security and food sovereignty in the Bow Valley.
MD of Bighorn to seek proposals for groundwater study

MD of Bighorn to seek proposals for groundwater study

"We don’t need to specify the time they do it, but as part of the contract that they will come back and answer questions of council in a public setting. It could be a week or two later and more information could come to the surface from the presentation that wasn’t available as was with the last work that was done.”
Study provides picture of homelessness, housing insecurity in Bow Valley

Study provides picture of homelessness, housing insecurity in Bow Valley

“The intention of this report is to provide means for agencies and leadership to determine their community’s needs, as well as the necessary responses and potential avenues to prevent or reduce homelessness and housing instability in the Bow Valley."
Garage fire in Harvie Heights quickly extinguished

Garage fire in Harvie Heights quickly extinguished

“It was a great effort by everyone involved from the neighbour calling it in to the crews on scene. For Canmore and Exshaw Fire to work together, it further emphasizes that we have great protection in our valley and everyone can work together.”
Roam transit membership too expensive for MD of Bighorn

Roam transit membership too expensive for MD of Bighorn

"It is a lot of work to get into the commission and it would be costly for us to be involved," said MD of Bighorn Chief Administrative Officer Robert Ellis.
National Indigenous Peoples Day events

National Indigenous Peoples Day events

A look at the National Indigenous Peoples Day events happening around the Bow Valley on June 21 and throughout this summer.