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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cram the Cruise will be at Canal Flats Days, June 6 Cram the Cruiser (pictured above) will be in the parade at 11 a.m. and on scene after the parade until 2 p.m. To all on … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Terra Vista busy spot during long weekend With the opening salvo of summer officially upon us, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment responded to 53 calls for service over the Victoria Day long weekend.  Many of the calls … > Read More

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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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April in the East Kootenay

Ah, blessed be April. Longer days, lovelier light, more green and other colours as flowers and shrubs begin to bloom. We were able to get out and about a bit more in April and take in the glorious beauty that … > Read More

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IHCA warmly thanked by EKFH

Letter to the Editor On behalf of the East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH), we would like to recognize and congratulate the Invermere Health Care Auxiliary (IHCA) for the recent and very significant donation of $50,000 for health care equipment … > Read More

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Arena management to transition to RDEK

For almost 40 years, the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena has been managed by a society of dedicated volunteers; however, changes in liability and safety requirements have prompted the Columbia Valley Recreation Society (CVRS) and Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Theft results in barring from liquor store At 11:34 a.m. on May 7, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of theft of liquor from the liquor store in Invermere. Surveillance tape revealed a suspect. … > Read More

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Adventures in Dog Sitting: Rest well Jake

Homegrown By Stephanie Stevens My sons’ dog Jake, a Jack Russell Terrier, is heading over the rainbow bridge today. I feel awful for my sons, and for their dad Mike, who loved the little rascal for many years, and have … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Search for possible person in distress negative At 8:30 a.m. on April 28, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of a possible person in distress calling out in the wooded area of the Gypsum Mine. … > Read More

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Emergency services gather to promo preparedness

By Bram Rossman Emergencies can happen at any time and don’t usually come with much warning. The question is, are you prepared? Emergency service agencies from around the Columbia Valley gathered in Windermere on May 2 for an open house … > Read More

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