Tag Archives: Hosmer

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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Flood Control Service meeting tonight

Tonight, Monday, March 31, the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) will be holding an open house and meeting at the Hosmer Community Hall regarding the establishment of new Flood Control Service for Electoral Area A. The open house will … > Read More

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Sand and sandbags mobilized for Elk Valley

With the heavy rain in the Elk Valley, melting and localized flooding is being reported. Sand and sandbags are set up at the Fernie Mainroads yard, located at Dicken Road and Shop Road. Currently, it is a self-fill station; however, we … > Read More

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Teck moving toward mine expansions

Teck Coal Ltd. wants to expand two of its Elk Valley mines. Lucy Eykamp, Teck’s social, environmental and regulatory approvals manager, outlined details of Teck’s plans to expand the lifespans of its Coal Mountain Operations (CMO) and Elkview Operations (EVO) … > Read More

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Teck provides AED units for 21 locales

Do you know where the nearest AED is located? In a health emergency, every minute counts. Sudden cardiac arrest can cause death if not treated within minutes. Signs of cardiac arrest include not breathing or only gasping, no movement and … > Read More

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