Tag Archives: Crowsnest Pass

New owners for EK PropertyGuys

The PropertyGuys.com East Kootenay and Crowsnest Pass franchise has welcomed new owners Lisa Christopher and Amber Biberdorf, seen here with Administrative Assistant Sally Sansom, and owner Laura Clark. With over 200 properties for sale in the area, the East Kootenay franchise is locally owned and operated by … > Read More

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Highway 3 re-opened at Sparwood

Highway 3 is now open. The highway was closed in both directions at Sparwood yesterday afternoon and evening because of blowing snow and white out conditions through the Crowsnest Pass in Alberta, according to DriveBC. It is also noting that winter … > Read More

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ICE end pre-season with Thunder Challenge in Crowsnest

The Kootenay ICE complete the 2014 pre-season by taking part in the sixth annual Thunder Challenge in the Crowsnest Pass this weekend. The ICE will face the Lethbridge Hurricanes on Friday, September 12 at 7 p.m., and will conclude their … > Read More

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Sparwood marks passing of Loretta Montemurro

All flags were lowered to half-mast on Tuesday, August 5, to mark the passing of former District of Sparwood Clerk/Administrator Loretta Montemurro, who served the community for 35 years, from 1961- 1996. Mayor and Council and all District staff extend … > Read More

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Two in custody after four day crime spree

Elk Valley RCMP August 12 arrested two men in their 20s for a series of offences committed over the previous four days that occurred between Crowsnest Pass, the Elk Valley and Cranbrook. The investigation is ongoing at this time as … > Read More

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Chinook West wraps a great season

What a great year for baseball in Chinook West this year. Mother nature cooperated and lots of games were played. The League Championships finally went of without any issues. After a two-year hiatus, the tournament was held in Elkford, with Claresholm (Alberta) coming … > Read More

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Camping in comfort with no hassle

We pulled into the camping site in Kimberley’s Riverside Campground to find a tidy, prepared spot with a travel trailer complete with master bedroom and slide, ready to not roll. All we had to do was pull our gear from the … > Read More

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Mining Week tour schedule released

Mining Week this year is Sunday, May 11 to Saturday, May 17. During this period, Teck will once again be offering mine tours at each operation in partnership with the Sparwood Chamber of Commerce. Here is the schedule: May 12 … > Read More

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Teck provides AED units for 21 locales

Do you know where the nearest AED is located? In a health emergency, every minute counts. Sudden cardiac arrest can cause death if not treated within minutes. Signs of cardiac arrest include not breathing or only gasping, no movement and … > Read More

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Ode to Workshops

Works by the Visual Artists Guild In October The Arts Station Gallery will be exhibiting brand new images by the artists in the Visual Artists Guild. In the 2012-2013 season, the Guild had the fortune to host two workshops, both … > Read More

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