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Wildfire spreads closer to Jasper townsite

Wildfire spreads closer to Jasper townsite

A perfect storm of a lightning outbreak Monday night that is believed to have ignited the fires, exceptional heat and dryness, and high winds led to what wildfire officials are calling “aggressive, blow-up fire behaviour.”
Proposed partnership aims to assist non-market housing development in Canmore

Proposed partnership aims to assist non-market housing development in Canmore

“There are many providers – thousands across Canada – ready to bring below-market housing to market but the funding gap is very difficult to stack and scale. The financial equation just doesn’t work, but there are many ways to approach it.”
Alberta has fewer farm jobs, but still not enough people to fill them

Alberta has fewer farm jobs, but still not enough people to fill them

Employers say rural nature of industry hampers recruitment of farm workers in Alberta
Trades touted as solid rural paths to rewarding Alberta careers

Trades touted as solid rural paths to rewarding Alberta careers

Albertans who choose apprenticeship, certificate or diploma programs won’t necessarily be forced to leave behind their home communities for the bright lights of Calgary or Edmonton.
Town of Canmore looks to remove BOWDA from off-site levy appeal

Town of Canmore looks to remove BOWDA from off-site levy appeal

An upcoming tribunal hearing will determine if a local development advocacy group will be able to participate in an appeal against Canmore’s off-site levy bylaw amendment.
Fishing advisory issued in Alberta due to heat, low water levels

Fishing advisory issued in Alberta due to heat, low water levels

Anglers are asked to fish only in stocked lakes or ponds while an Alberta-wide advisory is in effect.
Canmore design, construction guidelines under review

Canmore design, construction guidelines under review

“The [EDCG] are intended to aid developers, engineering consultants, landscape architects and contractors in the design and construction of infrastructure and amenities.”
LETTER: Thank you for everyone's help during long-COVID-19 health impacts

LETTER: Thank you for everyone's help during long-COVID-19 health impacts

LETTER: I am writing to thank the many people who have helped me and my family as I’ve tried to cope with two-and-a-half years of post-COVID-19 condition, more commonly known as long-COVID.
CKUA Radio fundraising campaign pushing $2 million

CKUA Radio fundraising campaign pushing $2 million

Edmonton based radio station on track to raise $3 million and stay afloat
Wildfire evacuation of Jasper townsite complete

Wildfire evacuation of Jasper townsite complete

The wildfire threatening Jasper from the south has now burned about 6,750 hectares, while the fire to the north is about 270 hectares in size.
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