Tag Archives: Hosmer

Elk Valley Bear Aware round up

Fernie Bear sightings reported in James White Park, Dike Trail by the Coal Creek Boat launch and by the Leroux Mansion, West Fernie Dike Trail, Annex Park, Uprooted and Montane trails. Hosmer Grizzly bear sightings reported by 3rd Street and … > Read More

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Bear sightings in Fernie, Hosmer and Sparwood

Elk Valley Bear Aware is keeping busy reporting bear sightings as food sources dwindle. EVBA posted sightings yesterday and today (August 12) in Fernie, Hosmer and Sparwood. On Tuesday August 11, a large black bear was reported walking up a … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a synopsis as to what occurred during the May 22 District of Sparwood council meeting. Town Hall Meeting We were delighted to hold a Town Hall meeting on May 13 at the Sparwood Rec Centre. It was … > Read More

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Two dogs attacked by cougars in Sparwood

Two separate incidents of dogs attacked by cougars were reported at the north end of Sparwood by Wilson Creek last week. One cougar was shot by a resident. Cougar sightings have also been reported in Hosmer and Sparwood Heights. Cougars are wide … > Read More

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e-KNOW launches real estate section

East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW) is launching a new real estate page to provide sellers and buyers with another guide for homes and property in the region. “Real estate is a vital piece of our economy and social fabric. … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the March 16 District of Sparwood council meeting. DVP – Spardell Mobile Home Park An informal hearing was held to receive submissions from the public for Development Variance Permit … > Read More

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Elk Valley’s Got Talent added to Days

The Sparwood Coal Miner Days Society has announced an addition to this year’s Coal Miner Days. “As a part of this Years Coal Miner Days celebrations we are hosting Elk Valley’s got talent!” the society announced on its Facebook page … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown as to what transpired during the Nov. 24 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Partnering Agreement with Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) – Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) for … > Read More

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Lions celebrate 40 years of smashingly good fundraisers

By S.L. Furedi The Fernie Lions Club will be hosting the 40th year of its annual Demolition Derby, Sunday, Aug. 31. The derby, a popular Labour Day weekend event, got its start in Hosmer, says Lions member Rick Ganter, who … > Read More

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Flood Control Service contemplated for Area A

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is looking at the possibility of establishing a new Flood Control Service in Electoral Area A and the community got a look at the proposal Monday night during an open house and meeting … > Read More

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