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RCMP Explosive Disposal Unit detonates 1980s dynamite stick unearthed near Banff Springs Hotel

RCMP Explosive Disposal Unit detonates 1980s dynamite stick unearthed near Banff Springs Hotel

Prairie Pride Construction owner Murray Hunter said workers figured out what they uncovered could potentially be dangerous pretty quickly, as the device had "explosive" written on its side
Excavation work near Banff Springs Hotel uncovers explosive device

Excavation work near Banff Springs Hotel uncovers explosive device

Banff RCMP say no indication of "malicious intent" – bomb disposal unit from Edmonton expected to arrive on scene around 10 p.m.
Banff council slams brakes on congestion charge

Banff council slams brakes on congestion charge

Longview rancher awarded for preserving western heritage

Longview rancher awarded for preserving western heritage

John Scott received the Gene Autry Award during 2019 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo last week.
Sixteen-year-old Okotoks area girl fears deportation

Sixteen-year-old Okotoks area girl fears deportation

Kitti Toris calls Okotoks with her family home
Alberta RCMP seeking the public’s help in identifying three deceased individuals

Alberta RCMP seeking the public’s help in identifying three deceased individuals

Reconstructions and sketches were prepared by the Alberta RCMP and are based on their best estimates of what the person looked like, their age at death, ancestry, and other physical characteristics.
Multiple fatalities after plane crashes on Gabriola Island off B.C. coast: BC Coroners Service

Multiple fatalities after plane crashes on Gabriola Island off B.C. coast: BC Coroners Service

It's currently unknown how many have died
ASIRT investigating shooting in Cochrane that left one man dead

ASIRT investigating shooting in Cochrane that left one man dead

Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) has been directed to investigate the happenings surrounding a RCMP officer-involved shooting in Cochrane.
UPDATE: One dead following Sunday-morning trailer fire

UPDATE: One dead following Sunday-morning trailer fire

Clyde fire chief confirms there was an explosion before trailer went up in flames
Ryan Reynolds cast the 'Peloton wife' in this hilarious gin commercial

Ryan Reynolds cast the 'Peloton wife' in this hilarious gin commercial