Tag Archives: Canal Flats

Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Fifteen more working days; not that I am counting. Bighorn injured in collision At 7:33 p.m. on Feb. 5, a citizen reported an injured bighorn sheep on the highway just south of Radium Hot Springs. Columbia … > Read More

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Freezing rain advisory issued

DriveBC has issued a freezing rain advisory that covers most of the East Kootenay, passed along by Mainroad East Kootenay. There is freezing rain from Cranbrook to the Alberta border in the east and to Yahk in the west on Highway … > Read More

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Highway conditions a mixed bag

Light overnight snow throughout the East Kootenay mixed with current temperatures in the 0C to -4C range are combining to make regional highways a mixed bag of conditions right now. DriveBC reports that highways in the region are covered with … > Read More

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Message from the Mayor – January

By Mayor Ute Juras Village of Canal Flats Welcome to 2016! To say that 2015 was a challenging year for Canal Flats would be an understatement. Yet, here we are and we are still standing. Our first priority for this … > Read More

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B.C. continues to bolster rural Internet access

The provincial government today announced that $1.1 million in grants has been approved for a second wave of nine projects funded through the province-wide Connecting British Columbia program. The program will benefit more than 80 B.C. communities located in rural … > Read More

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KAR celebrates community with free skiing/riding

Continuing with the tradition of thanking our community, Kimberley Alpine Resort (KAR) will offer a free day of skiing/riding to locals on Sunday, January, 10. Burgers will be available for $2 supporting the East Kootenay Adaptive Snow Sports (EKAS) – … > Read More

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2015 in the East Kootenay Part Two

The following are some of our favourite shots from 2015, taken during our travels through the East Kootenay. Images are from community events and news incidents we covered and of life as it happened in our beautiful southeastern corner of … > Read More

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2015 in the East Kootenay Part One

The following are some of our favourite shots from 2015, taken during our travels through the East Kootenay. Images are from community events and news incidents we covered and of life as it happened in our beautiful southeastern corner of … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Holiday Train results Cram the Cruiser, along with Columbia Valley Food Bank volunteers, set up at the location of the CP Holiday Train event in Radium Hot Springs. Thanks to everyone who donated to the Food … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Two-vehicle accident At 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 10, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a call of a two vehicle accident at Panorama and Borden. A working/functional street officer was not available to take the call so … > Read More

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