Authorities looking for tips after 2 bald eagles killed in Alberta

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Fish and Wildlife looking for witnesses after bison shot by poachers in northern Alberta

Posted October 28, 2019 5:25 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Fish and Wildlife officers are looking for witnesses after they say a bison was shot, killed and left to…

Wildlife officers forced to euthanize grizzly after shot left it partially paralyzed

Posted October 22, 2019 1:49 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Fish and Wildlife Officers were forced to euthanize a grizzly bear in the Whitecourt area on Sunday after it…

Visitors have scary close encounter with bear on bridge in Jasper

A close encounter with a bear in Jasper National Park left some people quite shaken Friday afternoon. It happened at around 3 p.m. at Athabasca Falls inside the park. Bijan Avaz, a college student visiting from Los Angeles, captured video…

Bear activity prompts Alberta Fish and Wildlife to Close lake area in west-central part of province

An area surrounding Eagle Lake in west-central Alberta has been closed to people because of bear activity, according to a post on Alberta Fish and Wildlife’s Facebook page. “On July 15, officers received reports of a grizzly bear near an…

Canmore diners shocked by bear walking into restaurant

Peter Holub has seen a lot of wildlife during his five years living in Canmore but the manager of Gaucho Brazilian Barbecue has never had to clean up the paw prints of an unexpected guest. “You could hear the people…

Grizzlies get into garbage cans in Rocky Mountain House, officials close trails

Residents in Rocky Mountain House woke up to messes in their driveways on Sunday after two young grizzlies were reportedly rummaging through garbage cans in the town. According to a Facebook post from Alberta Fish and Wildlife Enforcement, there were…

Alberta Fish and Wildlife investigating after geese allegedly killed with golf cart

Alberta Fish and Wildlife is investigating claims that an employee at a St. Albert, Alta., golf course purposely ran over several geese with a golf cart, killing two of the animals. Brad Anderson was golfing at the Sandpiper Golf and…

Alberta Fish and Wildlife investigating apparent animal cruelty incident

Warning: This story contains details that may disturb some readers. Discretion is advised.  Alberta Fish and Wildlife are investigating an incident near Spruce Grove, Alta., after a video posted to social media appears to show a man intentionally hurting a…