Canmore author and researcher hopes people choose to act before seeing more floods and droughts firsthand
After years of work in the Rocky Mountains helping people get over their differences on environmental issues, Bob Sandford should have been a natural to tackle the issue of climate change. But before he could start convincing others, he had to convince himself that the warming showing up in temperature records could explain the frightening amount of glacial melting he saw with his own eyes.
The joys of unconventional employment at Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours
Produced by Polly Eason
Sydney Smith is a 25-year-old dog musher working for the Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours in Camore, Alta. Despite the physcial demands her job requires, Smith says the bonds of love and respect she creates with the dogs make it an amazing and worthwhile experience.
Young Calgarian jumps into home ownership despite challenging economic climate
There’s no denying that the current economic climate has many Albertans feeling anxious, but for 21-year-old Calgary homebuyer Brandon Jacklin, it made sense to invest and buy a new home now.
“My realtor told me it would be a good time to buy based on the market going down a bit.”
Jacklin began looking back in July 2015, and found a townhouse he loved just a month later. He has no regrets about buying during the summer months, even though prices have dropped some since then.
Founder of Mike's Bloggity Blog shares guide to kickstarting your blogging career
The history of blogging
Regularly updated content-managing websites, known as blogs, have quickly become an outlet for people with access to the Internet to express themselves and their interests online in the past few decades. The opportunity to make money off a blog, however, is a more recent development.
Student remains positive during journey to become a non-binary trans person
Beck Paterson is transitioning.
Unlike male-to-female or female-to-male transitions that make the news, Paterson is going through a “non-binary transition.” This term describes a gender identity that doesn't fit within the more widely known binary model that classifies people into one of two genders.
Information on non-binary transitions is difficult to find, as it is not considered the “norm” for transgender transitions or identities – something Paterson is very aware of.
Tournament features 11,000 players, 915 games and 2,600 coaches
Esso Minor Hockey Week took over the city of Calgary Jan. 8 to Jan. 16 as Imperial Oil and Hockey Calgary hosted the largest minor hockey tournament in the world.
This year’s slogan was “Kids Play, Coaches Coach and Parents Cheer.” More than 900 games brought thousands of Calgarians together to celebrate their love of hockey.