Kananaskis

Here's Why You'll Fall In Love With Alberta's Wilderness

Brian Trinh | Posted 08.23.2014 | Canada Travel
Brian Trinh

Located 45 minutes west of Calgary by car, the 4,200-square-kilometre networks of parkland and recreational area is the home to provincial wildlife; the playground for visitors and the office for Becky Webb, a communications officer stationed at the Kananaskis Emergency Services centre. On a good day, Kananaskis is an escape for anyone looking for peace.

Body Of Kananaskis Kayaker Found

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada Alberta

KANANASKIS, Alta. - RCMP say they have found the body of a missing 31-year-old kayaker in southwestern Alberta.The man was last seen Sunday night at U...

Unzipped Lifejacket Only Clue To Missing Kayaker

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.09.2014 | Canada Alberta

KANANASKIS, Alta. - Searchers are expected to continue looking for a missing kayaker in southwestern Alberta.The man was last seen Sunday night at Upp...

WATCH: It's The Ultimate Grizzly Scratching Party

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

Have you ever seen such a happy group of grizzlies? It looks like a tree like no other but grizzly bears in Kananaskis Country can't seem to be abl...

Gas Plume, Odour Shuts Down Kids' Camp

The Huffington Post Alberta | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

COCHRANE, Alta. - A leaking 3,000-lb propane tank, tossed into a river near Cochrane by the June flood, led to the closing down of a provincial highwa...

Oil Sands, Environment And The Future Of Canada's Energy

CP | Posted 09.18.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- KANANASKIS, Alta. - Ministers emerged from a summit on Tuesday with a rough outline of what a pan-Canadian approach to energy wi...

A Sustainable Approach To Developing The Alberta Oil Sands

CP | Posted 09.17.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- KANANASKIS, Alta. - Energy ministers began meeting in Kananaskis, Alta., on Monday to start laying the groundwork for a national...

National Energy Strategy: Smokescreen or Substance?

Gillian McEachern | Posted 09.15.2011 | Canada
Gillian McEachern

Talk of a national energy discussion has caused political leaders of all stripes to head for the hills because of the National Energy Program hangover that has stymied real energy dialogue in the country for decades. Until now.