Tag Archives: Invermere

Thinking ability was obviously greatly impaired

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 8:23 p.m. on August 23, a Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment member checked a 2006 Ford pickup on Sinclair Street in Windermere. The 34-year-old driver from Calgary displayed signs of having consumed … > Read More

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Jumbo monitoring camps established

The environmental and ideological war named Jumbo is entering another lively phase as monitoring camps have been established in the Farnham and Jumbo drainages by members of Jumbo Wild. After call for volunteers August 15, the camps are now up … > Read More

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Family-focused affordable housing opens in Invermere

The official opening of an 18-unit apartment complex providing affordable housing, specifically for low to moderate income families, was held August 11 with a variety of regional dignitaries in attendance. Hanna Capilo, a young mother and resident of the complex … > Read More

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A chance to help valley youth

By Stephanie Stevens A piece of me is missing. I gave it away a long time ago, and I expect I will never get it back. It belongs to the youth of our valley, and to the Summit Youth Centre. … > 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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Bafflegab doesn’t lessen impact of Mt. Polley spill

Perceptions by Gerry Warner “Tailing dams at operating mines have not ever failed in British Columbia. This is the first time. It is hard to plan for something that never happened,” said Mines Minister Bill Bennett in a front page Cranbrook … > Read More

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Dusty Downhill raises $2k for Kimberley Arts

Ted Funsten, of Kimberley Alpine Resort / RCR, and Paddy & Naomi Humenny of the Kootenay Orienteering Club were at the Gazebo tonight (lead image), happy to present a cheque for $2,000 to Kimberley Arts Council / First Saturdays on … > 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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The Invermere MusicFest is here!

By Joshua Estabrooks Holy jumpin’ Jiminy Cricket! The Invermere MusicFest is only days away! Have you got your tickets yet? If you like music, listen to music, know what music is, or know someone who likes music, this is the … > Read More

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New FM station approved for the East Kootenay

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today (July 29) approved an application by Alberta-based Clear Sky Radio Inc. for a new FM radio station to serve the East Kootenay. The station, to be known as Summit 107, will serve … > Read More

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