Tag Archives: Fairmont Hot Springs

Ecosystem restoration planned for Lot 48

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) will be undertaking ecosystem restoration activities on Columbia Lake – Lot 48 throughout the month of December. Crews will be hand thinning trees and brush to improve forest health and further NCC’s conservation goals. … > Read More

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Big snow results in number of accidents in valley

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By St. Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 11:42 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 21, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment officers attended a single vehicle accident on Highway 93/95 near Radium Hot Springs. A 2006 Subaru, driven by a 27-year-old … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Scam alert A number of citizens have been receiving email messages indicating that it was coming from Canada Revenue Agency. Message is indicating that money is to be returned and that you are to provide some … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cyber Awareness Cst. Mazerolle, who worked in the computer tech business prior to joining the RCMP, is in the process of working on a cyber-awareness presentation given the number of complaints the detachment has received in … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Early morning drunk at clubhouse Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment officers responded to an intoxicated male at the Eagle Ranch clubhouse at 6:05 a.m. on Oct. 30. A 49-year-old male from Kelowna was dropped off at the … > Read More

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Lucky 13 for EK Wine Festival

On November 7 and 8, the 13th annual East Kootenay Wine Festival will be staged at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, featuring over 54 of B.C.’s most acclaimed wineries. The festival features a Friday evening judging session and a special Saturday wine tasting event, with over … > Read More

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Lions’ Club Walk-a-thon nets $8,675 

Individually they make notable contributions to the communities they live in but together the prowess of the Lions Clubs of Windermere District, Fairmont, Wasa Lake and Golden (Zone E10) is remarkable. Recently the four clubs joined together to create the … > Read More

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Three electoral area directors acclaimed

A number of potential Electoral Area election battles in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) were nullified at the close of the Oct. 10 nomination deadline for the upcoming Nov. 15 local election. Acclaimed in the RDEK were Electoral Area … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Attempted theft from shed At 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 1 the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of an attempted theft from a shed on Hewitt Road in Edgewater. Any suspicious activity observed in the area … > Read More

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Lots left to do; Booth seeks re-election

Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Electoral Area F director Wendy Booth says there is much work left to do and wants to continue doing it following the Nov. 15 election. Speaking from her home in Dutch Creek, Booth said … > Read More

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