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Shell casings found for second straight night in south Ottawa - CBC.ca - CBC.ca

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:01

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Shell casings found for second straight night in south Ottawa - CBC.ca
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Shell casings were found near the intersection of Banff and Ledbury avenues around midnight Thursday. It followed a report of shots fired nearby the previous night.

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Bow Valley wolves may den this spring - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 04:19

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Bow Valley wolves may den this spring
Rocky Mountain Outlook
BANFF – The ups and downs of the life of a wolf living in the busy and developed Bow Valley may see a positive turn this spring, with a chance the last remaining female in the beleaguered pack may give birth to pups. Parks Canada's annual closure for ...
Wildlife preparedness expert assesses Bow Valley readinessThe Crag and Canyon

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Diversity of Voices mentorship initiative to launch at Banff - Cartt.ca

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 22:59

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Diversity of Voices mentorship initiative to launch at Banff
Cartt.ca
TORONTO – The Canada Media Fund (CMF), the Société de développement des entreprises culturelles (SODEC), and the Indigenous Screen Office have partnered with The Banff World Media Festival (BANFF) to launch a national mentorship and market access ...

Plan to pig out as COCHON555 takes over Fairmont Banff Springs - The Crag and Canyon

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:28

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Plan to pig out as COCHON555 takes over Fairmont Banff Springs
The Crag and Canyon
An exciting international culinary event will make its Canadian debut at the Fairmont Banff Springs next week. Cochon555 features five renowned chefs, whom are challenged to make a half a dozen dishes using the entirety of a heritage pig. “The idea is ...

Banff Mountain Film Fest on the road: World Tour returns to Lucas Theatre - Connect Savannah.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:20

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Banff Mountain Film Fest on the road: World Tour returns to Lucas Theatre
Connect Savannah.com
EACH YEAR, the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity in Alberta, Canada, holds one of the world's premier film fests: The Banff Mountain Film Festival. Then they take the show on the road. With stops in over 500 communities and over 40 countries, this ...

Banff to host Canada's first Cochon 555 competition - 660 News

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 12:57

660 News

Banff to host Canada's first Cochon 555 competition
660 News
“For Alberta to have it, for Banff to have it, and for us to be able to host it at the hotel, it's a very big deal in the industry, for sure,” said J.W. Foster, Executive Chef at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel. He says any chef worth their salt wants ...
Gerry Forbes: Take Sunday brunch to the next levelCalgary Sun

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Gerry Forbes: Take Sunday brunch to the next level - Calgary Sun

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 08:02

Calgary Sun

Gerry Forbes: Take Sunday brunch to the next level
Calgary Sun
Spring has sprung (finally!) and it being Sunday, everyone is headed for brunch. As of May 20, Banff will have one of the only Five Diamond offerings in Western Canada offering up an array of gastronomic delights. The Eden dining room at the Rimrock ...

Cochon555 serves a true nose to tail culinary experience - Calgary Herald

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 09:44

Calgary Herald

Cochon555 serves a true nose to tail culinary experience
Calgary Herald
Most Albertans can name at least a few different breeds of cattle — many can even identify a slab of Black Angus from Hereford by taste. But when it comes to pork, most of us haven't considered the differences between different breeds of pigs ...

UPDATE: Banff bear cubs emerge from their den to a snowy Muskoka - www.muskokaregion.com/

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 07:41

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UPDATE: Banff bear cubs emerge from their den to a snowy Muskoka
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ROSSEAU — (UPDATE: The Banff bear cubs emerged from their hibernation on Wednesday, April 11.) The three orphaned Banff bear cubs are eager for spring at Rosseau's Aspen Valley Wildlife Sanctuary. The three tiny orphaned bear cubs who made national ...

Getting Caught Up with Banff-Cochrane UCP Constituency Association - CochraneNow.com

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 22:04

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Getting Caught Up with Banff-Cochrane UCP Constituency Association
CochraneNow.com
You will have an opportunity to learn what the Banff-Cochrane UCP Constituency Association has been working on at a public open house tomorrow (April 14). Our local Constituency Association is looking forward to providing an update to members and the ...

'Roly-poly' bear cubs found, mysteriously, in Banff washroom to return home soon - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 21:59

Yahoo News Canada (blog)

'Roly-poly' bear cubs found, mysteriously, in Banff washroom to return home soon
Yahoo News Canada (blog)
These three abandoned bear cubs mystified Banff National Parks officials when they were discovered trapped inside a roadside washroom. But they've survived the winter in rehab and may soon be returning home. The black bear cubs were found by a motorist ...

'Roly-poly' bear cubs found, mysteriously, in Banff washroom to return home soon - CBC.ca

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:40

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'Roly-poly' bear cubs found, mysteriously, in Banff washroom to return home soon
CBC.ca
These three abandoned bear cubs mystified Banff National Parks officials when they were discovered trapped inside a roadside washroom. But they've survived the winter in rehab and may soon be returning home. The black bear cubs were found by a motorist ...

Banff daycare appeals parking lot plan, citing sex offenders and air pollution as concerns - CBC.ca

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 10:53

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Banff daycare appeals parking lot plan, citing sex offenders and air pollution as concerns
CBC.ca
A daycare in Banff, Alta., is appealing against a new parking lot development, citing security concerns posed by an influx of strangers as well as increased air pollution. The Day Care Society of Banff says the Banff Child Care Centre is too close to ...

Mountain News: Zero vacancy rate at two Banff towns - Pique Newsmagazine

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 05:05

Pique Newsmagazine

Mountain News: Zero vacancy rate at two Banff towns
Pique Newsmagazine
BANFF, Alberta—You think housing is tight in your town, check out Banff. The housing rental vacancy rate has been sitting at zero per cent since 2013. By comparison, the vacancy rate in Calgary, about an hour-and-a-half away, sits at 6.3 per cent. A ...

Protest song urges dog owners to keep pets leashed - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 04:14

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Protest song urges dog owners to keep pets leashed
Rocky Mountain Outlook
Aaron Smith and Katelyn Corbett play with Kahn, a 9-year-old mastiff, in Banff on Saturday (April 7). Aryn Toombs RMO Photo. BANFF – Keep your dogs on a leash protest song is barking at off-leash pooch walkers in Banff National Park. The Off-Leash ...

Banff farmers market returns to Central Park - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 04:11

Rocky Mountain Outlook

Banff farmers market returns to Central Park
Rocky Mountain Outlook
For the last three years, the farmers market has been located at the Bear Street parking lot as part of the trial for the woonerf – a Dutch word meaning living street where pedestrians and cyclists get priority, but vehicles are still allowed. Two more ...

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