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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By Cpl. Grant Simpson Columbia Valley RCMP responded to approximately 81 calls for service over the past week. Here are just a few of them. e-mail scam under investigation On August 27, a local female attended the Columbia Valley RCMP … > Read More

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An Icelandic Saga – in photos

Calgary/Columbia Valley photographer Cheryl Goodwin is presenting a photographic journey through Iceland at Pynelogs Cultural Centre Sept. 6. Goodwin is presenting a slideshow entitled An Icelandic Saga: A Trekker’s Journey Through the Land of Fire & Ice at 7 p.m. … > Read More

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George “Doc” Lang obituary

It is hard to put into words the grief we are feeling as we tell of the passing of George “Doc” Lang Aug. 15. But while we announce his passing, we can hear him whispering “please don’t be sad.” Doc … > Read More

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Fly It Forward launched for air travellers

National and local travel companies sign on By Bill Swan Groundswell Executive Director A carbon offset is a payment intended to cover the cost of carbon dioxide production and accumulate funds to help mitigate the impact of that carbon in … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 6:50 a.m. on August 12, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of theft from a vehicle in the 700 block of 12th Ave. in Invermere. A wallet and iPod were stolen from a 2012 … > Read More

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SAR teams search Findlay Creek for missing man

Since early Saturday morning (Aug. 15) Search and Rescue Teams have been searching Findlay Creek for a Canal Flats man who fell into the creek. RCMP received a call around midnight of a collision on the Skookumchuck Forest Service Road (FSR) … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Hit and run solved At 2:45 p.m. on August 6, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment responded to a complaint of hit and run where a Ford Explorer parked at Sobey’s was struck by another vehicle. Witnesses were … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Golf cart issue Drive on the road with a golf cart, be prepared to be issued a ticket for no insurance. Problem area is Lakeview Meadows and Columere Park. A 22-year-old male from Calgary was charged … > Read More

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Chamber gets grant for upgrades

Kootenay-Columbia MP David Wilks announced late last week that the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce will receive $74,530 for upgrades to the parking lot and building. The project objective is to increase the appeal of this facility and improve accessibility … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Enough bikes The Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment has enough bikes at present time to send north. Do not drop off any more bikes for now. Thanks to SAR Our thanks to Invermere Search and Rescue for … > Read More

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