Tag Archives: Crowsnest Pass

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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Modern Myth: the stories we tell

Up Next in The Arts Station Gallery… ‘Modern Myth ~ the stories we tell,’ features new works from Charlotte Catchpole, Deirdre Earl & Nichole Yanota.  Brought together by a common love for the surreal, these three Crowsnest Pass artists tempt you to glimpse … > Read More

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Evacuation order issued for HooDoos Resort

Constant rainfall is steadily filling East Kootenay creeks and rivers, creating concern and action by regional authorities, including the declaration of Local States of Emergency in Fairmont Hot Springs and Dutch Creek. An evacuation order has also been issued for … > Read More

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Woven Fine

Kari Lehr and Karen Tamminga-Paton live and work in the beautiful Crowsnest Pass, Alberta. The work in this exhibition is a wonderful combination of beautiful paintings that are intensely personal and thought provoking. Through their use of evocative colour and … > Read More

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