► Cool Facts About One Of Canada's Oldest Working Ranches

► Cool Facts About One Of Canada's Oldest Working Ranches

07.21.2014
The backdrop on the way to Alberta's Bar U Ranch is stunning — rich, rolling foothills, bright yellow canola fields and skies so big...
Wildfires Tear Through Alberta Forests

Wildfires Tear Through Alberta Forests

07.16.2014
Eleven wildfires are currently burning in Alberta, and officials say all but one are under control. Duncan MacDonnell with Environment...
LOOK: Banff Wildfire Burning Very Hot, Very Fast

LOOK: Banff Wildfire Burning Very Hot, Very Fast

07.14.2014
A wildfire straddling the border of Banff National Park is burning faster than officials have seen in years. Hot temperatures and low...
Big Grizzly Spotted In Calgary

Big Grizzly Spotted In Calgary

07.11.2014
Calgarians living on the edge of the city's northwest are being warned about a large grizzly bear seen wandering through the area. A...
Backcountry Access Restricted Due To Fire

Backcountry Access Restricted Due To Fire

The Canadian Press  07.11.2014
NORDEGG, Alta. - Alberta Environment is closing parts of the backcountry near Rocky Mountain House because of a wildfire.Officials say...
Lightning Sparks Forest Fire, But Officials Totally Cool With It

Lightning Sparks Forest Fire, But Officials Totally Cool With It

The Canadian Press  07. 9.2014
BANFF, Alta. - Wildfires are usually a bad thing but provincial officials say a blaze sparked by lightning in Banff National Park has actually...
Hundreds Of Poaching Charges Laid After Animals Left To Rot

Hundreds Of Poaching Charges Laid After Animals Left To Rot

The Canadian Press  07. 9.2014
EDSON, Alta. - Alberta has charged 10 people in the illegal killing of dozens of wild animals that were shot and left to rot on the ground...
LOOK: Un-bear-ably Adorable Triplets

LOOK: Un-bear-ably Adorable Triplets

07. 7.2014
Triplet black bear cubs were spotted with their mom recently in Waterton Lakes National Park, and the photos are some of the cutest we've...
Bears Being Fed, Hit And Killed

Bears Being Fed, Hit And Killed

07. 3.2014
It’s proving to be a rough year for bears in the mountain parks and throughout Alberta. On Tuesday, two more black bears were killed...
Town Overrun By Caterpillars

Town Overrun By Caterpillars

06.26.2014
An Alberta town has been overrun by caterpillars that are chowing down on tree leaves and leaving only the branches behind. Whitecourt...
Alberta's Worst Location For Deforestation Will Surprise You

Alberta's Worst Location For Deforestation Will Surprise You

The Canadian Press  06.25.2014
EDMONTON - A report based on new satellite imagery says forests on the slopes of Alberta's Rocky Mountains are disappearing more quickly...
Alberta Animals Being Threatened By Climate Change

Alberta Animals Being Threatened By Climate Change

Bob Weber, The Canadian Press  06.25.2014
EDMONTON - The peaceful croaking of frogs in Alberta ponds could eventually go silent, according to an assessment of how climate change...
Aggressive Grizzlies Force Lakes Closure

Aggressive Grizzlies Force Lakes Closure

06.24.2014
Aggressive bears near the Banff townsite have prompted Parks Canada officials to close a popular recreation area. Wildlife specialists...
The Coolest Cabins To Rent In Alberta

The Coolest Cabins To Rent In Alberta

06.21.2014
Looking to get away in Alberta this summer, but want to skip the run-of-the-mill hotel stay? For those looking to get back to nature,...