Tag Archives: District of Invermere

Infrastructure replacement plan funded

The District of Invermere is getting funding for an Infrastructure Replacement Priority Plan. The district is getting $65,000 out of the Gas Tax Fund, it was announced today. Each year the Government of Canada transfers over $253 million to the … > Read More

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Elkford Council News

Urban Deer Translocation The District of Elkford has been actively involved with the urban deer translocation trial project as the lead municipality. The other partners in the project are the City of Cranbrook, City of Kimberley, District of Invermere and … > Read More

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City taking part in Urban Deer Translocation project

The City of Kimberley is participating in an Urban Deer Translocation Trial project starting in mid-February and running through to mid-March. The translocation trial project will be conducted by VAST Resource Solutions and B.C. government biologists and veterinarians. Female deer … > Read More

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20 deer culled in Cranbrook

The City of Cranbrook has completed its latest deer cull program in an attempt to reduce the population within city limits, with 20 deer taken. The city announced this evening its deer population management program that began on Tuesday, December … > Read More

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Something big this way comes says NCC

By Chris Conway Nancy Newhouse appeared before District of Invermere council Jan. 12 to give a presentation on behalf of The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC). Newhouse told council that NCC’s mission is to protect areas of natural diversity for … > Read More

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District Council News

By Chris Conway The District of Invermere held its first council meeting of the new year last Tuesday (January 12). Imagine Invermere Councillor Paul Denchuk reported to council that the Imagine Invermere committee had recently lost three members. Denchuk stated … > Read More

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RDEK celebrates 50th anniversary

By Ian Cobb e-KNOW The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) turned 50 Nov. 30. Established in 1965 to provide local government services for rural areas between municipalities, the RDEK has come a long way. That was made abundantly clear … > Read More

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CV Advisory Committee meeting highlights

The Columbia Valley Advisory Committee, formally known as the Columbia Valley Directed Funds, is comprised of the five Columbia Valley Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) directors as well as five community members: Wendy Booth (Chair), Dee Conklin (Vice Chair), … > Read More

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Only one thing for new MP to do

e-KNOW editorial By Ian Cobb Wow. Gentlemen, take a bow. That was one hell of an election night race between David Wilks and Wayne Stetski. The back and forth affair was a nail-biter right down to the final five polls. … > Read More

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Facility awareness project hailed as success

An innovative project aimed at raising awareness about the new Columbia Valley multi-use facility is being hailed a success by organizers. “This summer, with the help of a small army of volunteers, we debuted a model of the new community … > Read More

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