Tag Archives: Elk Valley

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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Mine rescue teams to compete in Elkford

The Elk Valley mining industry’s emergency responders will be on display on Saturday, May 9 at the 94th East Kootenay Zone Surface Mine Rescue and First Aid Competition. The annual competition is hosted locally by the East Kootenay Mines Industrial … > Read More

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Chamber installs new board at AGM

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce held its Annual General Meeting on April 23 at the Fernie Best Western Plus Mountain Lodge. Fifty guests were in attendance to review the annual report, financials, and elect board directors. Mayor Mary Giuliano brought … > Read More

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Semi crash slows Highway 3

One of the more infamous corners on Highway 3 in the Elk Valley is the site of a single vehicle accident this morning. A semi-trailer has crashed on a sharp curve east of Elko. The road is reduced to single lane … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Fraud alert Still getting kind regards from David Huffman in the mail wanting your help to get $4.3 million into your account. Many people with the same name as yours are dying in his country. Very … > Read More

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