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Grants announced for 2022 from Banff Canmore Community Foundation

Grants announced for 2022 from Banff Canmore Community Foundation

The Banff Canmore Community Foundation (BCCF) announced its 2022 community grants to 26 Bow Valley organizations for a total of just under $140,000 in grants.
MD of Bighorn delays parking decision

MD of Bighorn delays parking decision

A proposed change to the visitor accommodation bylaw in the MD of Bighorn will have to wait a few weeks longer as council looks to get more information from administration.
Her Odyssey arriving in Bow Valley after very long journey

Her Odyssey arriving in Bow Valley after very long journey

After 27,700 kilometres by foot, raft, kayak and bicycle from South America to North America, the women behind Her Odyssey are preparing for the last leg of their journey to the Arctic in Banff.
Alberta Parks testing new generator rules at three local campgrounds

Alberta Parks testing new generator rules at three local campgrounds

“We’re always keeping an eye out for are people happy? Are they satisfied? How can we improve their visitor experience? What can we do differently? And generator noise has been coming up more.”
MD residents hoping to work with Canmore for paid parking solution

MD residents hoping to work with Canmore for paid parking solution

“We feel like tourists. We don’t feel like we are being treated like neighbours and part of a community. We feel like we are being treated like the rest of the world who come to visit Canmore.”
Lafarge looking to improve Exshaw plant carbon footprint

Lafarge looking to improve Exshaw plant carbon footprint

“The agreement allows us to have access to the wind power that TransAlta is generating off its assets. We anticipate that will cover between 40 and 50 per cent of the energy demands of the facility depending on production volumes.”
EDITORIAL: Plan for more wildlife underpasses, overpasses needed

EDITORIAL: Plan for more wildlife underpasses, overpasses needed

The groundbreaking ceremony for the new wildlife overpass near Lac Des Arcs came as welcome news to the Bow Valley.
NDP pledges to work with doctors amid growing physician shortage in Bow Valley

NDP pledges to work with doctors amid growing physician shortage in Bow Valley

“A couple of weeks ago, a patient with a serious heart condition had to wait 33 minutes for an ambulance. I believe this to be a threat to public safety requiring collaboration and action.”
Stoney Health Centre significantly expanding

Stoney Health Centre significantly expanding

“The community will benefit a lot by having services that are available in their own community. Calgary is not very far from here and we have excellent services through AHS, but definitely something in the community and close to your home is what our mission and vision is for the community.”
Longtime community doctor retiring after four decades in Canmore

Longtime community doctor retiring after four decades in Canmore

After four decades as a doctor in Canmore, Dr. Rick Balharry is retiring and ready to spend more time with his grandchildren.