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Intoxicated Bonnyville female runs into traffic, urinates on sidewalk, assaults a police officer

Intoxicated Bonnyville female runs into traffic, urinates on sidewalk, assaults a police officer

Airdrie playground set on fire, teen charged with arson

Airdrie playground set on fire, teen charged with arson

Family recounts rare wolf attack at Banff National Park campground

Family recounts rare wolf attack at Banff National Park campground

“Matt literally threw his body in front of me and the boys, and fought the wolf as it ripped apart our tent and his arms and hands. We were screaming for help as he was fighting it and trying to save us, for what felt like an eternity."
Plains bison bull relocated after leaving Banff National Park

Plains bison bull relocated after leaving Banff National Park

The plains bison bull was located 15 kilometres northwest of Sundre on Aug. 4 and moved to Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site, making it the third member of the herd to leave the national park since it was released a year ago
Orphaned black bears lose collars, believed to be living in Banff National Park

Orphaned black bears lose collars, believed to be living in Banff National Park

"As far as we know, those two animals are out there on the landscape being bears."
Woman posts video alleging racist assault in Banff National Park

Woman posts video alleging racist assault in Banff National Park

In her tweet, the woman said she was assaulted by a man on a trail who told her to "go back to her country." 
Roam bus kills black bear in Banff

Roam bus kills black bear in Banff

A Roam Transit bus struck and killed a black bear in Banff on Aug. 1. Two black bears ran out in front of the bus around 10:45 p.m.
Plains bison reaching new heights in Banff National Park

Plains bison reaching new heights in Banff National Park

It’s been one year since the bisons have been reintroduced into Banff National Park and they are reaching new heights.
Loss of oxygen likely caused fatal airplane crash in Kananaskis

Loss of oxygen likely caused fatal airplane crash in Kananaskis

A lack of oxygen likely played a role in an airplane crash that killed two men in Kananaskis Country last summer, according to a report by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Black bear activity in Banff and Canmore heightens

Black bear activity in Banff and Canmore heightens

Black bear activity in Banff and Canmore is heightened this summer compared to previous years – wildlife managers believe the wetter and later spring has kept bears in the valley bottoms longer feasting on green-up