Tag Archives: Fairmont Hot Springs

Outdoor Youth Leadership Program a success

Over spring break, 18 young outdoor enthusiasts aged 14 to 18-years-old spent eight days out at Blue Lake Centre participating in Blue Lake’s Winter Outdoor Youth Leadership Program. This unique leadership opportunity brought together a combination of Canadian and International Exchange students … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Scam alert Mr. John Martinez has been sending his kindest regards to a number of citizens in the valley, stating that he has a dormant account worth $6.6 million that was left by a deceased customer … > Read More

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February in the East Kootenay

February went by so fast that I ended up in the third week of March before I knew it. This e-KNOW thing is keeping us busy – too busy because we’re not getting out and about enough and our cameras … > Read More

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Jensen appointed vice-chair of Trust

Cranbrook resident Rick Jensen has been re-appointed to the Columbia Basin Trust Board of Directors and he has also been appointed as board vice-chair. And Fairmont Hot Springs resident and Regional District of East Kootenay Electoral Area F Director Wendy … > Read More

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Valley resident named to Rural Advisory Council

Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce executive director Susan Clovechok has been named to the new provincial Rural Advisory Council. Members of the Province’s Rural Advisory Council were announced last week by Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson … > Read More

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Fairmont boy approached, offered candy

Columbia Valley RCMP report that a Fairmont Hot Springs boy was recently approached by two strangers who offered him candy. At 9 p.m. on Feb. 27, a 10-year-old boy, while playing in the 5000 block of River View Gate Road … > Read More

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Winter Outdoor Youth Leadership Program offered

With a lack of quality snow conditions in the region, young winter outdoor enthusiasts in the Columbia Basin may find themselves with little to do this spring break. Fortunately, Blue Lake Centre is offering youth a final chance to embrace … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Excessive speeding in Kootenay National Park On Monday, Feb. 16 South East Traffic services conducted a radar operation in Kootenay National Park that resulted in 15 charges, including: five excessive speeding and vehicle impoundments; six speed … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cabin B&E on Findley Creek Road At 1:32 p.m. on Feb. 3, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of a break and enter of a seasonal cabin on Findlay Creek Road. A number of tools … > Read More

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The noise that is NDP misinformation

Letter to the Editor It would seem like NDP Norm Macdonald (Columbia River-Revelstoke) is up to his regular antics, yet again attempting to distract constituents with his noise of NDP misinformation. Macdonald’s recent claims that the failure at Mount Polley … > Read More

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