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Housing crunch a concern as Banff seeks workers for ski season ... - CBC.ca

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 13:47

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Housing crunch a concern as Banff seeks workers for ski season ...
CBC.ca
Ski season is nearly underway, which means both chilly weather and job seekers have swept in to Banff National Park. The new cohort of workers will need ...
Housing crunch a concern as Banff seeks workers for ski seasonYahoo News Canada (blog)

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Snowfall warnings issued for Banff, Kananaskis and Canmore - CBC.ca

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 01:13

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Snowfall warnings issued for Banff, Kananaskis and Canmore
CBC.ca
On the final full day of summer, Environment Canada issued a snowfall warning for Banff National Park, Kananaskis and Canmore, saying between 10 and 15 centimetres could fall overnight. "In the Banff townsite, rain is expected to transition to snow ...

Big promise for big data: UCalgary brings international conference to Banff - UCalgary News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 20:43

UCalgary News

Big promise for big data: UCalgary brings international conference to Banff
UCalgary News
Hundreds of data scientists, scholars, and health professionals from all over the world descended on Banff for the largest conference of its kind, co-hosted by the Cumming School of Medicine's (CSM) O'Brien Institute for Public Health. The experts were ...

Big promise for big data: UCalgary brings international conference to Banff - UCalgary News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 20:43

UCalgary News

Big promise for big data: UCalgary brings international conference to Banff
UCalgary News
Hundreds of data scientists, scholars, and health professionals from all over the world descended on Banff for the largest conference of its kind, co-hosted by the Cumming School of Medicine's (CSM) O'Brien Institute for Public Health. The experts were ...

Snowfall warnings issued for Banff National Park, parts of central Alberta - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 19:03

Globalnews.ca

Snowfall warnings issued for Banff National Park, parts of central Alberta
Globalnews.ca
Environment Canada issued a snowfall warning for the Banff National Park region on Friday morning. Parts of central Alberta, including the Red Deer and Drumheller areas, were added to the warning on Friday afternoon. Ten to 15 centimetres of snow is ...

Banff-Kananaskis UCP nominations begin this week - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 16:18

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff-Kananaskis UCP nominations begin this week
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BOW VALLEY – Nominations to represent the United Conservative Party (UCP) for Banff-Kananaskis will tentatively open on Sept. 21 and three candidates have already thrown their hat in the ring. Canmore resident Miranda Rosin, Springbank resident ...

Stagger returns to Banff Centre's The Club - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:42

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Stagger returns to Banff Centre's The Club
Rocky Mountain Outlook
Banff may be becoming one of those places for Lethbridge roots/folk musician Leeroy Stagger. You see, last spring, Stagger found himself immersed in a residency at the Banff Centre with few outside distractions, some time to himself and songs rapidly ...

Banff to ante up $100K in wage adjustments - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:42

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff to ante up $100K in wage adjustments
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – Wages for Town of Banff employees lag behind other comparable municipalities, but are above other local publicly funded or private business organizations, according to an independent compensation review. Town officials say Banff's rate for each ...

Banff Bears punch ticket to the finals - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 05:37

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff Bears punch ticket to the finals
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – The Banff Bears men's rugby club didn't play its best game against the visiting Calgary Canucks on Saturday (Sept. 15), but it's not about how you start, it's how you finish. The Bears, who won the game 24-17, nearly fumbled their chance to ...

Cannabis storefronts in Banff undergo extra council scrutiny - The Crag and Canyon

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 21:45

The Crag and Canyon

Cannabis storefronts in Banff undergo extra council scrutiny
The Crag and Canyon
While everyone could agree that there needs to be restrictions not everyone was on the same page when it came to how many should be allowed in Banff as council entertained second and third reading on a Land Use Bylaw on Storefront Cannabis Retail.

Walk A Mile celebrates 10 years in Banff - The Crag and Canyon

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 21:29

The Crag and Canyon

Walk A Mile celebrates 10 years in Banff
The Crag and Canyon
The Canmore Brewing Company brewed up a special beer that is also being served at the Grizzly Paw and Banff Avenue Brewing Company. A dollar out of each pint ordered of Walk A Mile brew — a double, dry hopped lager ale — will be donated to the ...

Looking back - 1978: Viscount Centre Administrator returns from Banff - myWestman.ca

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:06

Looking back - 1978: Viscount Centre Administrator returns from Banff
myWestman.ca
By Cassandra Wehrhahn. Neepawa Banner & Press. 110 years ago,. Tuesday,. September 15, 1908. A party of 250 mechanics arrived from Great Britain to take the places of C.P.R. strikers. In an engagement between French troops and Beraber tribesmen at ...

TSN request for free curling facility use unanimously defeated by Banff council - CBC.ca

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 10:46

CBC.ca

TSN request for free curling facility use unanimously defeated by Banff council
CBC.ca
The Sports Network is facing a blank end when it comes to securing a new deal for their annual curling event in Banff. TSN's annual Pinty's All-Star Curling Skins Game has been held in the mountain town since 2014 — with the exception of 2018, when ...

One of Banff's rescued bathroom bear cubs eaten by suspected grizzly - The Crag and Canyon

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 16:03

The Crag and Canyon

One of Banff's rescued bathroom bear cubs eaten by suspected grizzly
The Crag and Canyon
One of the three black bear cubs rescued from a Banff bathroom was eaten by a suspected grizzly bear just weeks after the trio returned to the park from an Ontario wildlife facility. The cubs were discovered abandoned in the Vermillion Lakes public ...

Heavy snow in Banff, Jasper National Parks may make Icefields Parkway hazardous - CBC.ca

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 10:03

CBC.ca

Heavy snow in Banff, Jasper National Parks may make Icefields Parkway hazardous
CBC.ca
Heavy snow in Banff and Jasper National Parks may make driving hazardous along the Icefields Parkway on Thursday. The mountain region is under a snowfall warning, issued in the morning by Environment and Climate Change Canada. Ten to 15 ...
Snowfall warning issued for BanffRocky Mountain Outlook
Snowfall warnings issued for Banff and Jasper National parksCTV News

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One of three bathroom bears in Banff likely eaten by grizzly bear ... - Todayville.com

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 07:20

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One of three bathroom bears in Banff likely eaten by grizzly bear ...
Todayville.com
BANFF, Alta. — One of three black bear cubs abandoned in a washroom and returned to the wild in Banff National Park this summer has apparently been eaten ...

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Dozen cannabis stores likely for Banff - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 19:53

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Dozen cannabis stores likely for Banff
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFFBanff could potentially see about 12 pot stores once recreational cannabis becomes legal in Canada on Oct. 17 – but there are caveats that go along with that. On Monday (Sept. 10), council gave second and third reading to a bylaw to set the ...

Snowfall warning issued for Banff - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 16:37

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Snowfall warning issued for Banff
Rocky Mountain Outlook
Environment Canada issued a snowfall warning for Banff National Park on Sept. 13 warning the mountain community to expect between 10 to 15 centimetres of snow. The heavy snow is expected to end this afternoon or evening, however higher elevations ...
Heavy snow in Banff, Jasper National Parks may make Icefields Parkway hazardousCBC.ca
Snowfall warnings issued for Banff and Jasper National parksCTV News

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Banff dominates Lethbridge - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 12:44

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff dominates Lethbridge
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – As a precursor to what will likely be an upcoming Calgary Rugby Union playoff tilt, a solid Banff Bears victory over Lethbridge RFC proved an ideal result, Saturday (Sept. 8) at the Banff rec grounds. After allowing a Lethbridge try early in ...