Tag Archives: Fairmont Hot Springs

Two hurt in crash at Juniper Heights turnoff

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 6 p.m. on Sept. 18, Columbia Valley Detachment attended to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 95/93 at Juniper Heights. A ‘94 BMW motorcycle driven by a 49-year-old male from Valemount rear-ended … > Read More

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New manager at Blue Lake Centre

You may recognize the new face taking the lead at Blue Lake Centre. Todd Hebert has returned to Blue Lake as Executive Director after an 11-year hiatus. Hebert was Executive Director from 1987 until 2003. During his time at Blue … > Read More

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College board announces appointments

College of the Rockies’ Board of Governors is pleased to announce the appointment of five new board members. Appointed to the College Board through Provincial Order in Council are Steen Jorgensen, Jesse Nicholas, and Cindy Yates of Cranbrook, Krys Sikora … > Read More

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Saskatoon man killed in Fairmont crash

A 79-year-old man from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan was killed in a two-vehicle crash at Fairmont Hot Springs yesterday (Sept. 9). At 4:27 p.m. the 79-year-old man and a 45-year-old male also from Saskatoon were westbound on Fairmont Creek Road south of … > Read More

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MLA’s politicizing of teacher strike disappointing

Letter to the Editor There are very few times that (Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA) Norm Macdonald and I agree on things but I have found a few exceptions. As a former teacher myself I believe in a strong public education system. … > Read More

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A man who really can’t hold his drink

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By Cpl. Grant Simpson On August 30, at approximately 1:45 a.m., Columbia Valley RCMP were outside a local liquor establishment in Invermere, as there were fights reported there. While watching the patrons hanging around outside, police … > Read More

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Sexual assault in Edgewater area

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 5 p.m. on August 18, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment attended to a complaint of unlawfully in a dwelling house and sexual assault in the Edgewater area. A 26-year-old male known to … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Drunk in public At 2:31 a.m. on July 31, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of a disturbance involving an intoxicated male. The 36-year-old male from Invermere was located on 17th Street. He was … > Read More

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June in the East Kootenay

June is the busiest month of the year for us at e-KNOW. Thankfully, we didn’t have the flooding in the region that has occurred the past two years, events that forced us out and about more in June. Though there … > Read More

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Camping in comfort with no hassle

We pulled into the camping site in Kimberley’s Riverside Campground to find a tidy, prepared spot with a travel trailer complete with master bedroom and slide, ready to not roll. All we had to do was pull our gear from the … > Read More

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