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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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Evacuation Alert and Order rescinded

The Evacuation Alert issued to the communities of Baynes Lake and Kragmont and the surrounding area on July 5, 2015 pursuant to the Emergency Program Act, is rescinded, the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) just announced. The fire has … > Read More

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New fire trucks for Elko and Jaffray

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors April 10 approved the purchase of fire engines from Ft. Garry Fire Trucks for the Elko Fire Department and Jaffray Fire Department. The two fire trucks cost $247,432 and $237,500 … > Read More

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Koocanusa officer included in funding announcement

Three projects in the Regional District of East Kootenay’s (RDEK) Central Subregion have received a big boost after being awarded funding through the Central East Kootenay Community Directed Funds (CEKCDF) Program. “Our committee has been refining its focus, reviewing funding … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a breakdown of what occurred during the Feb. 6 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors meeting. 10-Year Service Award RDEK Board Chair and Electoral Area C Director Rob Gay presented Kevin Paterson  (pictured above) … > Read More

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Regional board returns chair and vice chair

Despite a 40% turnover in directors around the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) boardroom table Dec. 12, Electoral Area C Director Rob Gay was returned unopposed to the position of chair for 2015. “I am honoured to be re-elected … > Read More

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Regional directors sworn into office

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors for 2014/2015 was sworn into office today during a brief ceremony in the Cranbrook boardroom. Several new faces were sworn into regional office for the first time Dec. 11, including … > Read More

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Mosquitoes to be discussed at community meeting

The results of a preliminary assessment into mosquito populations and breeding grounds in the Wardner, Mayook, Bull River and Fort Steele area will be unveiled in early November. “There has been a great deal of work behind the scenes by … > Read More

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Rob Gay seeks re-election as Area C director

Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Electoral Area C Director Rob Gay has filed his nomination papers to seek a fourth term in office. “Over the past nine years I feel very fortunate to have worked for the residents of Area … > Read More

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Elizabeth Lake drainage assessment approved

An engineering assessment will be completed on the Elizabeth Lake drainage basin from the watershed to the City of Cranbrook storm water system. The need for an assessment was the key action item to come out of a stakeholders meeting … > Read More

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