Tag Archives: Edgewater

United Way changes name to reflect coverage area

The United Way came to the East Kootenay approximately 65 years ago when a United Appeal was formed in Kimberley and then 45 years ago, when another was established in Cranbrook. In order to more accurately reflect United Way Canada’s … > Read More

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Wilkie eager to start another term

Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Electoral Area G voters can stay home Nov. 15. Because no one opted to run against incumbent director Gerry Wilkie, the Edgewater resident will begin his third term in office in mid November. “I … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Attempted theft from shed At 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 1 the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of an attempted theft from a shed on Hewitt Road in Edgewater. Any suspicious activity observed in the area … > Read More

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Two hurt in crash at Juniper Heights turnoff

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 6 p.m. on Sept. 18, Columbia Valley Detachment attended to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 95/93 at Juniper Heights. A ‘94 BMW motorcycle driven by a 49-year-old male from Valemount rear-ended … > Read More

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Sexual assault in Edgewater area

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 5 p.m. on August 18, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment attended to a complaint of unlawfully in a dwelling house and sexual assault in the Edgewater area. A 26-year-old male known to … > Read More

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The Invermere MusicFest is here!

By Joshua Estabrooks Holy jumpin’ Jiminy Cricket! The Invermere MusicFest is only days away! Have you got your tickets yet? If you like music, listen to music, know what music is, or know someone who likes music, this is the … > Read More

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Abby Wells, a rising star from Edgewater

By Anne Jardine For some babies, life is a song. Abby Wells was such a child. Her mother and grandparents recall Abby joyously singing away in her car seat whenever her family drove anywhere. Abby sang in the bath, in … > Read More

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Local talent will abound on Steamboat stage

A previous story spotlighted the visiting performers, Rick Scott, The Cumberland Brothers, The Static Shift, Los Morenos, and Dick Damron and the Stoney Creek Band, as well as Cousins – John Cronin and Mac Walters – a blended local and … > Read More

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Steamboat Music Fest features family fare

Who’s on first? Guest artist and renowned family performer Rick Scott will open the show at Edgewater’s Steamboat Mountain Music Festival. His infectious good humour appeals to all age groups and breaks the face of the grimmest grouch into a … > Read More

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Noise increases as summer approaches

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Shots fired call turns into firecrackers fest At 12:16 a.m. on June 14, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment members received a complaint of what sounded like shots being fired near the Fairmont Mountain … > Read More

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