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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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Just how stupid do they think we are?

By Chris Conway I admit to being a bit of a political junkie, albeit an increasingly jaded one these days.  So I have on occasion contacted my MP David Wilks to express my opinion on political matters. I have stopped … > Read More

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No intent to be sneaky says Invermere Mayor

By Chris Conway They came ready to rumble. Two and a half hours later most left with a restored yet still cautious faith in their local government. On Tuesday evening (March 17) about 40 people attended a public hearing in … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Loose horses rounded up At 11:30 p.m. on March 12, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of four loose horses without riders roaming Highway 93/95. Shortly after getting the report the owner showed up and … > Read More

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CBC broadcasted from Max’s Place

CBC Radio has been making the rounds lately. CBC Day Break South visited Cranbrook March 11 to broadcast from Max’s Place. Chris Walker, Bob Keating, the voice of the Kootenays, and Adrian Nieoczym spent time reporting the news and speaking with locals, … > Read More

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Fresh snow great news for skiers and snowmobilers

By Chris Conway Columbia Valley residents awoke Monday morning to the beautiful and welcome sight of new snow on the Rockies and Purcells. A Pacific storm system brought precipitation through the weekend with freezing levels dropping to near 1,200 m on … > Read More

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Stetski endorsed by a number of Kootenay politicians

Kootenay-Columbia NDP members March 15 welcomed a full house of supporters who signed up to participate in the upcoming election campaign. “The message sent by the people of this area was clear today,” said Kootenay-Columbia NDP candidate Wayne Stetski. “People reject … > Read More

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Snowfall and rain returns to region

Just when you thought it was safe to think spring was here, Old Man Winter opts to have another fling. With a massive Pacific storm front reaching the Canada/US border area, Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the … > Read More

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Invermere MusicFest tickets on sale

Columbia Valley Arts is pleased to announce that the Invermere MusicFest will return for another year with the big day set for Saturday, August 22. Early bird tickets, which will give the first 150 fans the option to purchase passes … > Read More

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