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Cathy Ellis

Cathy Ellis

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403-609-0220
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cellis@outlook.greatwest.ca

Recent Work by Cathy

Bear cubs run into restaurant, bear family relocated

Bear cubs run into restaurant, bear family relocated

A black bear family has been moved out of Canmore after three cubs bolted into a downtown restaurant last week and devoured bags of brown sugar.

Widow calls for highway twinning in Yoho National Park

51-year-old Scott Morrison was the first of eight people killed this year on a treacherous stretch of the Trans-Canada Highway.
TCH to close, traffic diverted through Kootenay National Park

TCH to close, traffic diverted through Kootenay National Park

Two-month closure of the Trans-Canada Highway for twinning in Kicking Horse Canyon begins Sept. 26.
Pedestrian zone in Banff proves to be a 'polarizing question'

Pedestrian zone in Banff proves to be a 'polarizing question'

Tourism industry has voiced strong support for continuing the pedestrian zone, although there are concerns about traffic being diverted through residential neighbourhoods.
Queen's 1959 visit to Banff remembered fondly

Queen's 1959 visit to Banff remembered fondly

Well-known longtime Banff resident recalls being in the crowd as the Queen and her husband Prince Philip were driven along Banff Avenue.
Two people dead in head-on collision on Trans-Canada Highway

Two people dead in head-on collision on Trans-Canada Highway

Victims are the seventh and eighth fatalities along an untwinned stretch of highway in Yoho National Park.
Two homicides this summer leave Banff 'deeply upset, disturbed, traumatized'

Two homicides this summer leave Banff 'deeply upset, disturbed, traumatized'

“It’s been a very difficult time in our community; we’ve been shaken to our core by these incidents," said Banff Mayor Corrie DiManno.
Scrambler falls to death on Canmore's Big Sister

Scrambler falls to death on Canmore's Big Sister

A 74-year-old man fell 100 metres to his death on one of the picturesque Three Sisters overlooking town in the Rocky Mountains.
Hiker spends 'long and uncomfortable' night on mountain after falling off ridge

Hiker spends 'long and uncomfortable' night on mountain after falling off ridge

A hiker who fell 50 to 70 metres off the top of Northover Ridge in Kananaskis spent the night on a glacier with two of his rescuers.
Mamma bear, cub tranquillized, relocated out of Canmore

Mamma bear, cub tranquillized, relocated out of Canmore

After evaluating the situation, officers decided to immobilize and relocate the bears due to their proximity to roads and pedestrians.