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UPDATE: Former Canmore resident killed in bear attack remembered as 'great man'

UPDATE: Former Canmore resident killed in bear attack remembered as 'great man'

Alberta Fish and Wildlife officials suspect the bear involved in the fatal attack on David Lertzman was a mature female grizzly, but so far the bruin has evaded all capture attempts.
Allen the Alpaca still a hit at local parties

Allen the Alpaca still a hit at local parties

With the help of a few of his farm animal friends, Allen the Alpaca has been bringing smiles to Airdronians’ faces since his rise to stardom last summer.
Fences hot-wired to keep bears off highway in Banff

Fences hot-wired to keep bears off highway in Banff

An additional nine kilometres of wildlife exclusion fencing on the Trans-Canada Highway west of the Banff townsite has been fitted with an electric wire to discourage bears from climbing the fence and getting onto the deadly highway.
'Massive and potentially permanent disruption': Canada's bleak view of Line 5 closure

'Massive and potentially permanent disruption': Canada's bleak view of Line 5 closure

"What is the most concerning to us in Alberta – as it should be for everyone – is the dangerous precedent that a shutdown of a safely operating pipeline would set for future oil and gas infrastructure projects," said Alberta Energy Minister Sonya Savage.
Missing senior found on her bed during Citadel fire

Missing senior found on her bed during Citadel fire

After five hours of waiting, there was still no sign of Connie Clark's mother on the evacuation buses.
Emergency debate on Alberta COVID crisis was pure politics: Cooper

Emergency debate on Alberta COVID crisis was pure politics: Cooper

On May 5, Edmonton-Strathcona NDP MP Heather McPherson, was granted an emergency debate in Parliament on the COVID-19 situation in Alberta. McPherson called on the federal government to take action on what she deemed a crisis situation.
Alberta justice minister apologizes for saying feds, others rooting for COVID disaster

Alberta justice minister apologizes for saying feds, others rooting for COVID disaster

"Alberta is facing an unprecedented public health crisis. My comments were wrong, as all Canadians want this global pandemic to end as soon as possible."
Cochrane Social Recovery Task Force promoting positive mental health

Cochrane Social Recovery Task Force promoting positive mental health

“All of us, we’re in it together, each one of us has to watch out for mental health because this a stress we have never experienced before."
COVID-somnia: Harder to get sleep during pandemic

COVID-somnia: Harder to get sleep during pandemic

There are many aids available to help get a better sleep, during the pandemic and beyond.
Northern Chicken embracing community amid pandemic

Northern Chicken embracing community amid pandemic

“We just really wanted to create a place that served the food we liked to eat and cook in a non-pretentious environment,“ said Phillips. “We wanted a place that was fun and who we were and who we are, which is really what Northern Chicken is.”
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