Tag Archives: Edgewater

Coffee thrown in woman’s face during domestic argument

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 6 p.m. on March 27, a Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment officer, while attending to an incident at the Invermere and District Hospital, was directed by a doctor to injuries that he … > Read More

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Icy morning created havoc on Highway 93/95

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By Cpl. Grant Simpson Columbia Valley RCMP responded to 70 calls for service over the past week. A few of the more noteworthy calls are highlighted below, including one that was overlooked from the previous week. … > Read More

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Apartments converted into affordable housing in Invermere

An 18-unit apartment complex in Invermere was purchased and converted into affordable housing for low-income families through funding provided by the governments of Canada and British Columbia with contributions from Columbia Basin Trust. “Our government’s investment in affordable housing here … > Read More

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Harper’s continued attack on science

Letter to the Editor One of the great tragedies of ancient times was the burning of the great library at Alexandria in what is now Egypt. With this destruction, the history and cultural knowledge of centuries before was lost. Unbeknownst to most … > Read More

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Local trio awarded Steamboat Mountain Music Bursary

By Anne Jardine A young local trio, Sheberdean, was selected as the winner of the second annual Steamboat Mountain Music Bursary. The funds will enable the three musicians – Dean Kendrick, Sylvia Power and Aaron Sherban, to attend the Nimble … > Read More

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Dropped 9-1-1 call response aids distressed person

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 10:31 p.m. on Nov. 8, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment members responded to an abandoned 9-1-1 phone call. Police attended to the 1100 block of 13th Street and found that the person who … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Columbia Valley Recreation Service boundary to be expanded The Columbia Valley Recreation Service boundary will be extended to include Edgewater following a Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting Nov. 1. The service provides funding for the … > Read More

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Pumpkin damage to Chevrolet

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt Marko Shehovac At 2:19 a.m. on Oct. 26, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint that the windows of a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt had been damaged while it was parked in town – … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

APC member thanked Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Board Chair Rob Gay Oct. 4 recognized Roger Selby for his 13 year’s of service as a volunteer member of the Electoral Area C Advisory Planning Commission and Electoral Area Advisory … > Read More

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Youth owns up to act; praised by RCMP

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac and Cpl. Brent Ayers On October 9, Columbia Valley RCMP received a complaint of theft from the Edgewater Outdoor Rink, which occurred sometime over the summer. The Recreation Society of Edgewater has reported … > Read More

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