The appointed municipal council that represents a ski hill proposal May 21 gave the go-ahead for the construction of that proposal. Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality (Jumbo) councilors Nancy Huganin and Steve Ostrander and Mayor Greg Deck (via teleconference) unanimously … > Read MoreRead more..
An event planned to spark media attention about the Columbia Valley (Radium, Invermere, Panorama, Windermere, Fairmont) has turned into an idyllic example of local business collaboration. The upcoming media weekend, May 31-June 2, has been coordinated by the Columbia Valley … > Read MoreRead more..
Kimberley Summer Theatre hosted the latest Kimberley and District Chamber of Commerce Business Cards and Beverages mingler May 16 at the Chateau Kimberley. Long-time Summer Theatre volunteer extraordinaire Shirley Ross addressed about 30 chamber members and asked the community to … > Read MoreRead more..
"The Tea Hee Party"
The Art of Jim Robertson and Friends
May 17 thru to June 1
Tea and Crumpets - Meet the Artists
May 18 from 12 to 3
School District No. 5 (SD5) is expected to pay out nearly $80,000 in Carbon Offsets to the Pacific Carbon Trust (PCT) in order to comply with the government’s Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets Act. This is similar to the amount paid … > Read More
The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees motions carried at the May 14 board meeting in Elkford. Motions Carried Policy – That the Board approve revised Policy 3.35 Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. – … > Read More
Kootenay-Columbia MP David Wilks celebrated National Mining Week by recognizing the many contributions that mining makes in the province’s southeastern-most federal riding. “Mining’s economic impact can be felt in every region of Canada — from exploration companies in remote areas, … > Read More
SD5 puts $80,000 in Carbon Offsets Fund> Read More
SD5 Board Notes> Read More
MP recognizes National Mining Week> Read More
SD5 survey indicates funding still top priority> Read More
And the election winners are…> Read More
Norma Blissett / NDP – Kootenay East> Read More
Three of six candidates participate in election questionnaire> Read More
RDEK Board Highlights> Read More
Public’s education priorities same as SD5> Read More
College hosted trades event for Grade 9 students> Read More
SD5 welcomes new superintendent> Read More
Kootenai one of America’s most endangered rivers> Read More
Elkford and Sparwood candidate’s forums May 7/ 8> Read More
The race for Victoria is underway> Read More
MOE orders Teck to create watershed action plan> Read More
Elk climbs on list of B.C.’s most endangered rivers> Read More