Banff tourism report seeks fewer private vehicles, more public transit in park

BANFF, ALTA. — Banff tourism officials are joining the call for better management of visitor traffic in the most heavily visited parts of the national park. In a document outlining its development plans for the next decade, Banff and Lake Louise Tourism says it wants to reduce damaging traffic bottlenecks through improved public transit and … Read more

RCMP investigating after Banff stabbing leaves one man dead

Alberta RCMP are investing a stabbing on Banff’s main street that left one man dead early Saturday morning. Banff RCMP responded to a 911 call that a male had been stabbed following an altercation outside of a local bar in the 100 block of Banff Avenue around 12:09 a.m. on Sept. 3. Upon arrival, RCMP found the 27-year-old … Read more