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RCMP ready for weekend crackdown

RCMP ready for weekend crackdown

Beware of black knot fungus

Beware of black knot fungus

The highly infectious tree fungus spreads quickly and should be treated immediately upon discovery

Over $100K of drugs seized after yearlong Canmore investigation

CANMORE – Over $100,000 worth of drugs is off the streets after a yearlong drug trafficking investigation led to 14 arrests and 48 charges by the Canmore RCMP.
Bears feast on dumped grain near Canmore

Bears feast on dumped grain near Canmore

‘A fed bear is a dead bear’

Spruce Kings down Terriers to stay undefeated at Canadian junior A championship

BROOKS, Alta. — Ben Brar had a goal and an assist on Wednesday as the Prince George Spruce Kings stayed undefeated at the Canadian junior A hockey championship with a 5-1 win over the Portage Terriers in their final round-robin game.
Alberta mountain town wants long-term parking-lot campers to hit the road

Alberta mountain town wants long-term parking-lot campers to hit the road

CANMORE, Alta. — A scenic community in the Alberta Rockies is toughening its parking restrictions for people who have taken up semi-permanent residency in their vehicles.
Cochranite chosen as face of Alberta Children's Hospital Lottery

Cochranite chosen as face of Alberta Children's Hospital Lottery

Anika Gibson-Craig, 13, is the 2019 face of the annual campaign that funds ground-breaking initiatives, to propel the hospital to become a national and international leader in child healthcare and research
Alberta premier says provincial carbon tax will die May 30

Alberta premier says provincial carbon tax will die May 30

EDMONTON — Alberta's premier says the province's carbon tax will no longer exist as of May 30. Jason Kenney says a bill to eliminate the Alberta levy is to be introduced next week when the legislature begins sitting.
'Our grand finale:' Alberta couple celebrates third set of fraternal twins

'Our grand finale:' Alberta couple celebrates third set of fraternal twins

RED DEER, Alta. — After three sets of fraternal twins, Pam and Taylor Armstrong are closing in on reality-TV territory but trying for a fourth set isn't in the cards for the couple from central Alberta. "We are done. I said this is our grand finale.
Onex signs agreement to buy WestJet in deal valued at $5B, including debt

Onex signs agreement to buy WestJet in deal valued at $5B, including debt

CALGARY — Onex Corp. has signed a friendly deal to buy WestJet Airlines Ltd. in an all-cash transaction it valued at $5 billion, including assumed debt.