Tag Archives: Crowsnest Pass

Tim Hortons under construction in Sparwood

Sparwood and area residents won’t have to head over to Crowsnest Pass or Fernie to get their Timmy’s fix now. Tim Hortons has commenced construction of a new restaurant in Sparwood, due to open later this year. The new location … > Read More

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Outside the Box next at Arts Station

Up next in The Arts Station Gallery is Outside the Box: two workshops by The Visual Arts Guild. The August Gallery Show at The Arts Station is a display by the Visual Arts Guild members and friends. In 2014 the … > Read More

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ICE’s 2015-16 exhibition schedule released

Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE, last week announced the club’s 2015-2016 WHL exhibition schedule, including two games in Crowsnest Pass. The ICE will play six pre-season games (one home, five away) beginning Tuesday, September 8 versus the Lethbridge … > Read More

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Biggest full-service day spa now run by locals 

SPA 901, a 6,600-sq. ft. destination spa and wellness centre announced March 10 it is now under new ownership. Bought by two Fernie entrepreneurs, SPA 901 is located inside the iconic 901 Fernie, a $30 million restoration of a 1908 … > Read More

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Elk Valley’s Got Talent added to Days

The Sparwood Coal Miner Days Society has announced an addition to this year’s Coal Miner Days. “As a part of this Years Coal Miner Days celebrations we are hosting Elk Valley’s got talent!” the society announced on its Facebook page … > Read More

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Kimberley man reported missing

On February 9, High River RCMP was made aware of a missing 67-year-old male. Ernest Davis left a residence in High River, Alberta at approximately 2 p.m. on Feb. 8, to travel back to his residence in Kimberley. Davis was … > Read More

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Local girls compete at Tailwind in Lethbridge

By Marija Goetting Local girls from the Elk Valley competed at an equestrian event at Tailwind Equestrian in Lethbridge, Alberta. This weekend Bohomelic Coach Krista Anders brought a team of beginner to veteran riders to Tailwind Equestrian Center to take home … > Read More

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2014 in the East Kootenay – Part Two

July to December One of the things I love the most about living in the East Kootenay is the abundant potential for photographic fun; whether scenery, people, events or the quirky ephemera of day-to-day existence in this beautiful region. The … > Read More

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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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