Tag Archives: Columbia Valley

Snow Golf Tourney tees off Feb. 7

It is not uncommon for the golf season to begin earlier in the Columbia Valley than elsewhere in the East Kootenay. But this is getting the jump on things. The 14th annual Snow Golf Tournament returns to the ice of … > Read More

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31st lake spiel rocking this weekend

Invermere’s Kinsmen Beach is going to be alive with activities again this weekend. Front and centre is the 31st annual Bonspiel on the Lake, Friday, Jan. 23 to Sunday, Jan. 25. The bonspiel is sold out but is always a … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Tax Scam alert You may receive an email that starts off “Dear Tax Payer.” That should be the first hint this is a scam. Canada Revenue Agency knows your name and would address you properly. A … > Read More

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Westside Legacy Trail push continues

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW A multi-organization represented Columbia Valley group is working hard to create a paved trail down Westside Road, from Invermere to Fairmont Hot Springs. Mark Halwa of Columbia Valley Greenways Trail Alliance and Richard Haworth, Haworth Development Consulting … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

10-Year Service Award Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Planning Technician Jean Terpsma (pictured above) was recognized for her 10-years of service in the Planning and Development Services Department at the outset of the Jan. 9 RDEK board meeting. Seeking … > Read More

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New OCP process to begin for Toby Benches

Work will soon begin on a new planning process for the Toby Benches area in the Columbia Valley. “The Toby Benches Land Use Strategy is the Regional District of East Kootenay’s oldest land use plan and will be replaced by … > Read More

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Kootenay Kiltraiser Jan. 24 in Invermere

The 2015 Kootenay Kiltraiser promises to be the grandest wee fashion event of the year in the Columbia Valley. Any profit realized from this Scottish extravaganza will go toward Groundswell and the Community Greenhouse in Invermere. Evening participants should garb … > Read More

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Suspect identified in theft from hotel

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 1 p.m. on Jan. 8, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of theft of money from the Best Western Hotel in Invermere. A suspect has been identified and the investigation … > Read More

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The year 2014 in photos – Part two

The East Kootenay is a lively region. The following is a collection of some of our favourite images and images that make a statement about the year that was, published during 2014 and culled from among the couple of thousand photos we … > Read More

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The year 2014 in photos

The East Kootenay is a lively region. There are many great community events held throughout the region each year, as well as a steady string of news happenings. East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW) tries to get out and about … > Read More

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