Tag Archives: Canal Flats

Rotary Club of Cranbrook warms up ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) is proud to acknowledge the generous donation of $6,160 from Rotary to purchase a blanket warmer for the new ICU. Something as simple as a warm, soft blanket can be the difference between a … > Read More

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Message from the Mayor

By Ute Juras Village of Canal Flats Mayor As April drew to a close the deadline of the cut backs at the Canal Flats Mill had arrived. On behalf of council, I would like to wish everyone affected all the … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Bike stolen At 9 a.m. on April 24, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of a stolen pink Norco girl’s bike from the area of Eileen Madson Primary School. Hit and run near Station … > Read More

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Funds for safety and services for local governments

East Kootenay local governments, including the Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality, are getting in on $40 million in Small Community and Regional District Grant and Traffic Fine Revenue Sharing Grant program funding announced yesterday by the Ministry of Community, Sport … > Read More

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Message from the Mayor – March

By Mayor Ute Juras Village of Canal Flats  This month I would start my report out with a positive story of triumph and celebration. I am, of course talking about the EKC Zamboni Challenge. The East Kootenay Community Credit Union (EKC) … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Facebook contact a breach of conditions Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment March 26 received a complaint of breach of conditions when an accused male made contact with a victim via Facebook. Police met with the male and … > Read More

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Outdoor Youth Leadership Program a success

Over spring break, 18 young outdoor enthusiasts aged 14 to 18-years-old spent eight days out at Blue Lake Centre participating in Blue Lake’s Winter Outdoor Youth Leadership Program. This unique leadership opportunity brought together a combination of Canadian and International Exchange students … > Read More

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Local leaders press Jemi on logging plans

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW Worries of a private land ‘cut and run’ operation on former Tembec land in the Elk Valley were addressed last week during a meeting between municipal and regional government officials, Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource … > Read More

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Griz Days 2015 a beaut

Fernie and area once again burst to life during the annual Griz Days celebrations, held Feb. 27 to March 1. Fernie’s biggest community celebration of the year was blessed this time around with crisp, clear, normal (relatively speaking) weather, which … > Read More

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Message from the Mayor – February

By Mayor Ute Juras, Village of Canal Flats Wow, it sure looks like spring has sprung! The one thing on everyone’s mind right now is, of course, the layoffs happening at the mill. Representatives from Canfor were on hand at … > Read More

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