The race is now truly on
Thursday Sep 21, 2017
Well, itís on now.
Thursday Sep 14, 2017
Thanks to the candidates
While the official municipal election nomination day is still a few days off (Sept. 18), weíd like to thank those who have thrown their hats into the ring.
Thursday Sep 7, 2017
And on, and on, it goes in the valley
It never seems to end.
We wonder what it is, exactly, that has so many locals and visitors alike feeling they can ignore whatever bylaws, fire bans, speed limits, wildlife recommendations, etc.
Thursday Aug 31, 2017
Summerís last hurrah for valley?
This weekend promises to be another busy, hectic statutory holiday event in the Bow Valley, as the unofficial end to summer, and we can only hope everyone keeps in mind it is still bear season.
Thursday Aug 24, 2017
Living with our wildlife a must
While itís all well and good that Canmore council is looking to take the bull by the horns in an effort to possibly put some teeth into a stance on living with wildlife in the valley, one wonders…
Thursday Aug 17, 2017
MLA sets low bar for politicians
With a municipal election in the offing, if nothing else, Derek Fildebrandtís recent woes as the Strathmore-Brooks United Conservative Party MLA have highlighted the attention paid to our elected…
Thursday Aug 10, 2017
What's the problem?
If, as they say, a picture is worth a thousand words, then the above speaks volumes about an issue which simply wonít go away in our valley.
Thursday Aug 3, 2017
Living with bears a growing issue
In many jurisdictions in North America where bears are part of everyday life, itís quite likely that residents are shaking their heads in wonder at the goings-on in our Bow Valley.
Thursday Jul 27, 2017
A problem with bear awareness
Itís a headscratcher situation, for sure Ö
Bench decision a poor one
Editor: The Town council on May 5, 2016 developed a new policy (C5002 Banff Bench Program) which effectively is a multipurpose bench rental program costing $4,000 for 10 years of $8,000 for 20 years.
Just love Airbnb
Editor: I love Airbnb, and Canmore should too.
A trip down memory lane
Banff Mayor Karen Sorensen is quoted as saying, ďI am proud of the past eight years, most particularly the new elementary school.Ē
Itís a people problem
Many people who move to the outskirts of urban areas or visit these areas seem to forget that with wild land comes wildlife.
Council not outgoing
Editor: Approval of critical affordable housing project should be applauded.
What replaces buffalo berries?
This summer Iíve heard, read and seen many notices and reminders to remove buffalo berries, fruit/fruit trees, all bear attractants from residential property for public and wildlife
Parking issue needs a close look
Re: secondary suite regulations and parking
Support for Larch housing
I wish to support town council for its approval of affordable housing on the publicly owned Larch Street land.
There are no outskirts
Editor: With respect to last weekís letter writer, and those of like mind, who declared the town should keep Larch Park and develop ďon the outskirtsĒ like a ďnormalĒ community Ö
Water sports mecca possible for Kananskis Country
September 21, 2017
Alberta judge quashes Banff population appeal
Canmore candidates locked in for engaging election