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Push on for Alberta tour race

Push on for Alberta tour race

Tour de France-calibre cyclists will speed through Canmore and Kananaskis next September if the Alberta Peloton Association gets its way. The Rural Alberta Development Fund announced Monday it will contribute $3.
Banff urban forest spending falling short

Banff urban forest spending falling short

Town of Banff spending to look after and protect treasured trees throughout the townsite falls far short of a $1.5 million investment called for by experts back in 2008.
Nordic spa planned for Canmore

Nordic spa planned for Canmore

A new facility planned for next year could bring one man’s vision of developing a world-class recreational resort in Alberta a step closer. At a Town council meeting on Tuesday (Dec.
Push on to legalize Prospector

Push on to legalize Prospector

The Bow Valley Mountain Bike Alliance is seeking to legalize a popular, but unauthorized, mountain bike trail in Exshaw known as the Prospector.
Hikers not following restriction orders

Hikers not following restriction orders

Most cyclists are obeying a seasonal ban on the Minnewanka trail aimed at protecting people and grizzly bears – but most hikers are failing to adhere to a legal requirement to travel in a group of four on the Aylmer Pass trail.
Banff Centre strikes gold with Kinnear Centre

Banff Centre strikes gold with Kinnear Centre

It’s been a two-year process, but The Banff Centre’s Kinnear Centre for Creativity & Innovation is now the first facility in Banff National Park to attain LEED gold certification for new construction.
Elk survival rate high

Elk survival rate high

The number of elk in the Bow Valley appears to be relatively stable – but the population has the potential to grow given a large number of calves continue to survive each year. The Nov.
TSMV terms of reference approved

TSMV terms of reference approved

A terms of reference document for a new area structure plan (ASP) regarding the future of Three Sisters Mountain Village (TSMV) will ensure appropriate environmental policies are created and development on land will not take place until the area know
Town rolls out Elevation Place memberships

Town rolls out Elevation Place memberships

Construction work for Elevation Place will continue into the new year, however, residents were given a taste of what the state of the art facility will offer, as well how much it will cost, at the Civic Centre, Monday (Dec.
BREAKING NEWS - Fire destroys Cave Avenue home

BREAKING NEWS - Fire destroys Cave Avenue home

One adult and two young children who were asleep in their beds had a lucky escape thanks to the ear-splitting noise of a smoke detector alerting them to the fact their home was on fire early Monday morning (Dec. 17).
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