Tag Archives: Elk Valley

Opinions needed on childcare in the Elk Valley

Whether you are a parent, grandparent, employer or childcare provider, you are asked to complete a survey on how you are affected by the availability of childcare in the Elk Valley. The extensive survey is being carried out by the … > Read More

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Fernie GCC a site for ALS Golfathon

During the month of June, golf professionals will golf from sunrise to sunset to support those living with ALS. Yesterday (Monday, June 15), Elk Valley residents Michael Van Horne and Kenny Maki golfed as many holes as possible to raise awareness … > Read More

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RDEK agrees to re-up dispatch services with CFES

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors May 29 narrowly agreed to renew a fire dispatch services agreement with Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services (CFES). The regional board voted eight to five to accept a … > Read More

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Recently reported wildlife sightings

The Elk Valley and South Country is prime wildlife habitat. Be prepared to encounter wildlife anytime in our communities and recreational areas. Here are recently reported wildlife sightings Fernie Bear sightings reported by mountain bikers at the top of Gorby … > Read More

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Elk Valley Garage Sale supporting EKBIA

Are you starting to notice ‘For Sale’ signs popping up on lawns all over the Elk Valley? ProperyGuys.com East Kootenay are proud to sponsor the upcoming Elk Valley Garage Sale, in aid of the East Kootenay Brain Injuries Association. Around … > Read More

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Rotary Club of Cranbrook warms up ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) is proud to acknowledge the generous donation of $6,160 from Rotary to purchase a blanket warmer for the new ICU. Something as simple as a warm, soft blanket can be the difference between a … > Read More

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April in the East Kootenay

Ah, blessed be April. Longer days, lovelier light, more green and other colours as flowers and shrubs begin to bloom. We were able to get out and about a bit more in April and take in the glorious beauty that … > Read More

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Why every vote counts

Letter to the Editor If you care about Canada, and you don’t like what Stephen Harper is doing to our country, you need to know how important it is to get out and vote in the upcoming October 19 Federal … > Read More

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Project Heavy Duty returns to Elk Valley

School District No. 5, WorkSafeBC, College of the Rockies and local heavy industry are teaming up to give Elk Valley Grade 11 and 12 students a lesson in ‘Project Heavy Duty’ next week. The program will give 24 teens interested … > Read More

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Arts Station AGM May 14

Join us at The Arts Station on May 14 to celebrate our successes from the last year and to learn about the future of the arts and culture community in the Elk Valley. Light refreshments will be served. This meeting … > Read More

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