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11 Total Gems In Banff That Are Definitely Worth The Road Trip - Narcity

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 13:40

Narcity

11 Total Gems In Banff That Are Definitely Worth The Road Trip
Narcity
You know what's great about summer? The fact that we aren't burried under ten feet of snow and it's not -30 outside! The sun is shining, the air is warm, and the roads are clear - you know what that means (road trip to the mountains, duh)!. Banff is ...

Longstanding American debate series makes Canadian debut in Banff - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:30

The Crag and Canyon

Longstanding American debate series makes Canadian debut in Banff
The Crag and Canyon
A live debate on the motion "Trigger Warning: Safe Spaces Are Dangerous" will be held June 23 at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. “We're bringing our show to Canada at a time, a strange time, of high level strife between our leaders but we think what ...

Banff Marathon an incredible journey - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:03

The Crag and Canyon

Banff Marathon an incredible journey
The Crag and Canyon
Long distance running may sound like an avoidable torture to some but as the course wound through the most beautiful scenery in the world, the constant distraction helped runners keep their minds off the pain while competing in the Banff Marathon on ...

Habteyes win even greener Banff Marathon - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 09:57

The Crag and Canyon

Habteyes win even greener Banff Marathon
The Crag and Canyon
Originally from Ethiopia, Habteyes moved to Banff “a little over a year ago,” and was also able to compete in the Banff Half Marathon last year placing second with a time of 1:16:33 Last month, he participated in the BMO Vancouver Marathon coming in ninth.

Banff Pride heading in new direction - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 09:46

The Crag and Canyon

Banff Pride heading in new direction
The Crag and Canyon
The first Banff Pride meeting of the year was held Saturday. The LGBTQ2 organization is reorganizing and potentially expanding its Pride events this year, said Shane Nizinkevich, music teacher for both Banff schools and Banff Pride organizer. “[We're] ...

Recycled tires form new roof at Banff Fire Hall - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 09:13

The Crag and Canyon

Recycled tires form new roof at Banff Fire Hall
The Crag and Canyon
The “aging” roof of Banff's fire hall is being replaced with fire-resistant recycled tires this month, the Town of Banff reported. The Alberta Recycling Management Authority has given the town a $10,970 grant for the project. The gabled roof of the 83 ...

Harvard educated arts manager, Nathan Medd joins Banff Centre after five successful years at the National Arts ... - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 02:12

The Crag and Canyon

Harvard educated arts manager, Nathan Medd joins Banff Centre after five successful years at the National Arts ...
The Crag and Canyon
Banff Centre is an exciting place to support the performing arts for the next phase of my career,” said Medd. “So many companies I have worked with over the years have created extraordinary works at Banff Centre that have toured Canada and the world.

Banff to increase the diversion of waste from landfills over the next 10 years - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 01:19

The Crag and Canyon

Banff to increase the diversion of waste from landfills over the next 10 years
The Crag and Canyon
Currently, Banff has a waste diversion rate of 46 per cent, but based on numbers from other towns and cities, reaching a 70 per cent diversion rate in a few years' time is both a “progressive and attainable,” goal said Shannon Ripley, environmental ...

Going long to Jasper, Banff: Chronicling Alberta's ultimate day of golf - The Crag and Canyon

Banff News - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:40

The Crag and Canyon

Going long to Jasper, Banff: Chronicling Alberta's ultimate day of golf
The Crag and Canyon
If you're passionate about golf, what could possibly be better than the first tee-time of the day at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, a twilight round at Fairmont Banff Springs and 300 kilometres of stunning scenery in between? Dating back to their days as ...

Banff Festival: The Good Doctor's creator says expect 'more of the same' in Season 2 - Calgary Herald

Banff News - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 10:42

Calgary Herald

Banff Festival: The Good Doctor's creator says expect 'more of the same' in Season 2
Calgary Herald
“One morning, I will get a phone call from the network telling me that the ratings are down and the show is ending,” Shore said in an interview with Postmedia at the Banff World Media Festival last week prior to receiving the Hollywood Impact Award ...

Banff festival: This Is Us star Chrissy Metz on the trials and tribulations of Kate Pearson - Calgary Herald

Banff News - Mon, 06/18/2018 - 09:30

Calgary Herald

Banff festival: This Is Us star Chrissy Metz on the trials and tribulations of Kate Pearson
Calgary Herald
She was at the Banff World Media Festival last week to accept the “Program of the Year” prize on behalf of the show. Metz has her own theory as to why the trials and tribulations of the Pearson clan tend to make people spontaneously weep, and why this ...

Goin long to Jasper, Banff: Chronicling Alberta's ultimate day of golf ... - Calgary Sun

Banff News - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 20:35

Calgary Sun

Goin long to Jasper, Banff: Chronicling Alberta's ultimate day of golf ...
Calgary Sun
It's just past noon on Alberta's ultimate day of golf when somebody voices what we've all been thinking occasionally: “Tomorrow is going to suck.”Indeed, there's ...

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Going long to Jasper, Banff: Chronicling Alberta's ultimate day of golf - The Province

Banff News - Sun, 06/17/2018 - 20:34

The Province

Going long to Jasper, Banff: Chronicling Alberta's ultimate day of golf
The Province
If you're passionate about golf, what could possibly be better than the first tee-time of the day at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, a twilight round at Fairmont Banff Springs and 300 km of stunning scenery in between? Dating back to their days as ...

3 Banff Mounties assaulted while trying to arrest man who fled by ... - CBC.ca

Banff News - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 13:14

CBC.ca

3 Banff Mounties assaulted while trying to arrest man who fled by ...
CBC.ca
Three officers were assaulted while trying to arrest a man who then fled by jumping off an apartment building balcony, Banff RCMP said in a release Thursday.
Allegedly impaired suspect in Banff accused of assaulting RCMP ...CTV News

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Banff man fights three Mounties, jumps off balcony trying to escape - Calgary Herald

Banff News - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:38

Calgary Herald

Banff man fights three Mounties, jumps off balcony trying to escape
Calgary Herald
“The efforts put forth by the attending officers to maintain control of this situation in the face of their injuries is to be commended” says Staff Sgt. Michael Buxton-Carr, the Banff detachment's commander, in a release. “An incident like this ...
Allegedly impaired suspect accused of assaulting Banff RCMP with officer's defensive batonCTV News

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Three Banff RCMP officers injured during arrest - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff News - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 04:14

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Three Banff RCMP officers injured during arrest
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – Three Banff RCMP officers were injured while trying to arrest an intoxicated man on June 8. At about 5:30 p.m., RCMP responded to a call to remove a 34-year-old man who was allegedly intoxicated and combative from an apartment. While trying to ...

Three Banff RCMP officers injured during arrest - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff News - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 04:14

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Three Banff RCMP officers injured during arrest
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – Three RCMP officers with the Banff detachment were injured while trying to arrest an intoxicated man on June 8. Around 5:30 p.m. RCMP responded to a call to remove a 34-year-old man from an apartment who was allegedly intoxicated and ...

Banff's Grizzly House celebrates five decades - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff News - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 12:42

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff's Grizzly House celebrates five decades
Rocky Mountain Outlook
An entrepreneur who arrived in Banff from Switzerland, Steiner was also an artist and architect who wanted to provide a gathering place for artists and musicians. “That was the era for that,” said Hopkins, “the late '60s. The kind of Beatnik, poetry ...

Banff to ban public pot smoking, vaping - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff News - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 04:07

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff to ban public pot smoking, vaping
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – Public smoking and vaping of cannabis will be banned in Banff once pot is legalized in Canada – and Banff politicians are also interested in potentially expanding that ban to tobacco smoke in the future. On Monday (June 11), council passed ...
Banff receives $87K for flood protectionThe Crag and Canyon
No 'Rocky Mountain high:' Banff bans smoking, vaping cannabis in public placesTimes Colonist

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