Carly Stagg

Web writer

Carly Stagg joined CBC News in 2014. A graduate of Carleton University's school of journalism, she has worked in newsrooms in Alberta, Ontario, Nova Scotia and Hawaii.

Latest from Carly Stagg

A Canadian author spent 10 years looking for a hangover cure, here's what worked

Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall's adventures in drinking and its related consequences took him around the world, trying everything from modern intravenous therapies to centuries-old herbal concoctions.

Calgary council passes 4-year budget, approves 3.45% property tax hike for 2019

Councillors George Chahal, Diane Colley-Urquhart, Jeromy Farkas and Peter Demong all opposed the motion to pass the budget. Coun. Ray Jones was absent.

Local tales sought for short story dispenser coming to Calgary's Central Library

With the touch of a button, a new machine coming to Calgary's new Central Library will tell you a story.

Southern Alberta crash involving stolen pickup truck sends 5 to hospital

RCMP in southern Alberta are looking for information about a serious crash Monday morning between two pickup trucks — one stolen — that sent five people to hospital.

M.D. of Foothills orders family to remove berm protecting property from Highwood River flooding

A southern Alberta family has been ordered by the Municipal District of Foothills to halt work and remove a berm on their riverfront property they built to protect themselves from flood waters.

New Central Library now 'free and open to everyone'

It wasn't cheap but it's about a lot more than books and a quiet place to sit, the top boss says of Calgary's new Central Library, which opened Thursday morning.

Family of missing Airdrie man doubles reward in hopes someone will come forward

It's been 12 days since Cameron Collin disappeared from a rural property in Montana. The 37-year-old flew in to Billings to celebrate his college roommate's wedding.

Trumpeter serenades Highway 1 motorists left stranded in snowstorm

Motorists stranded for hours Tuesday on an icy stretch of the Trans-Canada Highway in southwest Alberta got a temporary break from their standstill stress in the form of a private concert by a famous trumpeter.

Record snowfall wallops Calgary in 1st storm of season

Snow-clearing help is on the way from Edmonton, Red Deer, Okotoks and Medicine Hat, bringing additional plows and sand-spreaders to help make Calgary's roads passable. A snow route parking ban goes into effect at 10 a.m. Wednesday.

2 hikers injured in Kananaskis bear attack

Two hikers were injured this weekend in Kananaskis Country after surprising a bear dining on a carcass in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park.

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