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Harvie Heights residents voice concerns at open house for proposed hotel development

Harvie Heights residents voice concerns at open house for proposed hotel development

"It looks like they want to put an access on our only residential access into the community and almost the entire community is against that."
Lafarge reveals back mountain quarry expansion

Lafarge reveals back mountain quarry expansion

More blasting and less vibrations were some of the highlights at the recent Lafarge information session on Tuesday (Nov. 26), where officials revealed the quarry extension plan on the back mountain in Exshaw.  
Cougar gets stuck in tree at wolfdog sanctuary

Cougar gets stuck in tree at wolfdog sanctuary

“Why it decided to enter the enclosure, we have no idea, but once he was in there, he regretted that decision really quickly."
Budget 2019 changes affecting Bow Valley municipal grant revenues

Budget 2019 changes affecting Bow Valley municipal grant revenues

“We have an infrastructure deficit in this province and it just continues to crumble. We will have to replace it and we need money to do that.”
Dog sled operators respond to activist arrests, call for better regulations

Dog sled operators respond to activist arrests, call for better regulations

“It is unfortunate that a group of people, who know that no laws are being broken, can protest this way to push their values. They want to tell us what to eat, what we can and can’t do. We at Howling Dog Tours will not accept this. We believe the freedom to choose a lifestyle is truly Canadian – we do not believe one needs to break the law to do this.”
Arrests following activist group's occupation of sled dogs tour's kennel

Arrests following activist group's occupation of sled dogs tour's kennel

15 members of Direct Action Everywhere were arrested by Canmore RCMP at Saturday's (Nov. 16) protest
Canmore RCMP arrest 15 protestors at dog kennel

Canmore RCMP arrest 15 protestors at dog kennel

15 people were arrested Saturday (Nov. 16) for allegedly breaking in to a local kennel to "protest the treatment of the dogs”
Air monitoring comes to Canmore

Air monitoring comes to Canmore

"We are very excited to be able to bring portable units out to Canmore to monitor in the Bow Valley. This is the first ambient long-term monitoring in the Bow Valley and we are excited to be able to provide it."
Moment of silence honours Canadian veterans

Moment of silence honours Canadian veterans

It is a tradition that is more than a century old and one communities in the Rocky Mountains hold dear, as organizers prepare for the annual Remembrance Day ceremonies across the valley
Stoney Nakoda painter looks to memorialize legendary ancestor

Stoney Nakoda painter looks to memorialize legendary ancestor

Stoney Nakoda artist sets out to capture the heroic story of his great-grandfather through his painting