Skip to content

Beyond Local

OPINION: Canada Post is introducing Uber-like surge pricing just in time for the holidays

OPINION: Canada Post is introducing Uber-like surge pricing just in time for the holidays

Cougar shot after killing small dog, attacking another near Canmore

Cougar shot after killing small dog, attacking another near Canmore

“[It] didn’t hit Ray, I don’t know how. When I got the bear spray off, I yelled at Ray to go and I pointed [the bear spray]. I probably got him from one or two feet away, got him right in the nose, for sure right in the face. That disoriented him, he started backing up.”
Town of Canmore declares state of climate emergency

Town of Canmore declares state of climate emergency

At the regular council meeting Tuesday (Oct. 1) Town of Canmore council members unanimously voted on the motion to declare a state of climate emergency, as well as the motion for Mayor John Borrowman to write a letter to Alberta’s premier on the topic.
Photo of St. Albert fire chief in blackface emerges

Photo of St. Albert fire chief in blackface emerges

City chief administrative officer denounces actions as "racially insensitive"
RCMP investigating after 'malicious act' at Rimrock Hotel, Banff

RCMP investigating after 'malicious act' at Rimrock Hotel, Banff

The suspects were rescued by Parks Canada and Alpine Helicopters 400 metres up the Spray River below Sulphur Mountain after fleeing the scene
RCMP responding to a shooting at CrossIron Mills mall

RCMP responding to a shooting at CrossIron Mills mall

Man who tried to fight grizzly bear in Banff National Park fined $4,000

Man who tried to fight grizzly bear in Banff National Park fined $4,000

"I think the judge said it best, when an individual creates this kind of dangerous situation with a bear, when they charge at him, when they throw rocks at him when they cause him to run into the bush, you are going to create an aggressive animal that obviously has the ability to do a lot of harm to humans and the public in general."
Calgary man fined $1,500 for weapon in Lake Louise campground, forfeits gun

Calgary man fined $1,500 for weapon in Lake Louise campground, forfeits gun

"The Lake Louise RCMP was dispatched to the location after the accused uttered threats to the neighbouring campsite occupants ... they believed their generator was threatened."
CANADA: When student stress becomes a mental health disorder

CANADA: When student stress becomes a mental health disorder

Black bear darted in Canmore, will be relocated

Black bear darted in Canmore, will be relocated

Black bear darted and relocated from the Kananaskis Way area on Saturday (Aug. 31).