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Plan to nearly double capacity of Lake Louise ski hill sparks debate over environmental impact

LAKE LOUISE — In 1981, the population of Calgary was less than 600,000 people, snowboarding wasn’t an Olympic sport and Calgary hadn’t yet hosted the Winter Games. 1,004 more words

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Historic cabin at Will and Kate's hideaway undergoes restoration

SKOKI LODGE — One of the cabins at Skoki Lodge, a national historic site that provided a hideaway for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during a Royal Visit in 2011, is getting restored to its original condition. 541 more words

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...of squeamish, green, & in store...

As the google doodle honours 127 years of a ‘pioneering seismologist’ showing the Earth split in two with its molten core shining, what better wake up call that sings… 288 more words

Lake Mountain needs new ski patrollers

With the snow season just around the corner, Lake Mountain Ski Patrol (LMSP) is recruiting additional volunteers to help look after the thousands of weekend day trippers who head to the resort each winter for some fun in the snow. 640 more words

Day lodge for controversial Jumbo resort located in avalanche path

A risk assessment on the Jumbo ski resort near Invermere has found its proposed service building and day lodge are located in avalanche paths, prompting officials to determine it’s not compliant with its environmental assessment certificate. 383 more words

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Taking on the Climate Challenge...

In today’s post we’ll be taking a closer look at the National Ski Areas Association Climate Challenge competition, how it measures resorts impact on the climate, and how a couple of resorts in particular have faired as competitors over a three year period from 2011 – 2013. 631 more words

CSR

It's a Team Effort

The buzz about corporations becoming more socially responsible is something a lot of companies, and even consumers, question the benefit of. There is a often a misunderstanding between top executives of the benefit CSR actions have not only on their company but on society as well. 447 more words

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