Tag Archives: Crowsnest Pass

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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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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