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Burmis Tree In Better Times


The Burmis Tree, aka The Twisted Tree, stands at the eastern entrance to the Crowsnest Pass in Southern Alberta. It died in the late 1970’s, so was already 8-10 years dead when I made this photograph. 65 more words


A view from southern Alberta as it floods

Here we go again.

As we approach the one-year anniversary of last June’s historic flood, it’s becoming clear this year won’t be without its challenges. 181 more words


Weekly Round-Up: June 12 Edition

One of the many great things about Alberta is that this province truly comes alive in the summer months. There are plenty of activities and events and it can be tough keeping track of everything. 102 more words


Centennial events will commemorate Hillcrest Mine Disaster

One hundred years ago in the small Alberta community of Hillcrest Mines, women and children gathered in the devastated yard of the coal mine after a massive explosion. 230 more words