Tag Archives: Edgewater

Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Golf cart issue Drive on the road with a golf cart, be prepared to be issued a ticket for no insurance. Problem area is Lakeview Meadows and Columere Park. A 22-year-old male from Calgary was charged … > Read More

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One Steamboat, two Steamboat, three Steamboat, four

By Christine Shaw The fourth incarnation of the Steamboat Mountain Music Festival was held last weekend in Edgewater at the elementary school grounds, and the team of volunteers and event staff were energetic and positive despite some challenges from Mother … > Read More

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Steamboat Festival rooted in musical friendships

Headliners at this year’s Steamboat Mountain Music Festival include John Wort Hannam, Black Snake Moan, Los Morenos, and the Beagle Boys (pictured above). Los Morenos, Black Snake Moan, and the Beagle Boys have developed long-time Columbia Valley connections that endear … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac The Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment responded to 43 calls for service over the weekend; the majority fuelled by alcohol. Fraud Alert Detachment is still hearing from the public of the more aggressive fraud tactic of the … > Read More

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Bull Riding in the Rockies a sellout

By Bram Rossman Eight seconds. It seems short enough, right? If you’re attempting to perch on top of a bucking bull, eight seconds is a very long time. Anyone who watched the Bull Riding in the Rockies event, held in … > Read More

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Steamboat headliner a master storyteller

John Wort Hannam is one of the visiting headliners at Steamboat Mountain Music Festival in Edgewater. He will be performing at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 25 and instructing a songwriting workshop on Sunday. John, who comes from Fort MacLeod, … > Read More

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Festival great for canoe or kayak excursion

All aboard, river lovers! Steamboat Mountain Music Festival in Edgewater is a perfect day trip destination from Invermere or Radium Hot Springs for canoe and kayak enthusiasts. The logistics are simple. Launch in the morning from Athalmer Bridge or Radium … > Read More

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Big bucks for broadband expansion

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW A host of local and neighbouring regional dignitaries were on hand in Cranbrook this morning for the announcement of $3.34 million being provided to the Columbia Basin Broadband Corporation (CBBC) to enable it to bring high-speed Internet … > Read More

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Young woman airlifted to Foothills after rollover

A 19-year-old Invermere woman was airlifted to Calgary’s Foothills Hospital Sunday morning following a single vehicle rollover near Edgewater. At 9:38 a.m. on July 5, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment responded to a single vehicle accident on Highway 95, just north … > Read More

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Steamboat back for fourth festival

The fourth annual Steamboat Mountain Music Festival is an affordable, family-friendly event in Edgewater on Saturday, July 25 with workshops on Sunday, July 26. Performers include the Juno winner John Wort Hannam, the Beagle Boys from Calgary Folk Club, classic … > Read More

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