Tag Archives: Invermere

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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One new member for Invermere council

District of Invermere voters have installed new members of council in the Nov. 15 election. Justin Atterbury received the most votes with 547, with fellow incumbent Greg Anderson capturing 522 votes. Al Miller returns to council based on 522 votes, … > Read More

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No election for a ‘town’ with no residents

By Gerry Taft When most of us think of a small town, we think of friendly neighbours and quiet streets – the type of place where you know almost everyone. I’m privileged to be elected as mayor of Invermere, B.C., which … > Read More

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Hall of famers to headline Classic Rock show

Western Financial Place in Cranbrook will be hosting a Classsic Rock Music weekend on Saturday, February 28, featuring one of Canada’s most iconic rock bands – Loverboy. With their trademark red leather pants, bandannas, big rock sound, and high-energy live … > 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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Rent hitting region Nov. 13-16

A Nelson troupe is hitting the road with a production of the musical Rent, bringing it to four East Kootenay communities, including Creston, Cranbrook, Invermere, and Golden from Nov. 13-16. The Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical is the second show by Nelson-based Elephant Mountain Music Theatre (EMMT), … > Read More

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JGRM an affront to democratic traditions

Letter to the Editor On November 15, the citizens of B.C. will elect representatives to make local decisions and spend taxes on their behalf. In all municipalities, that is, except for one: Jumbo Glacier Resort Municipality (JGRM), near Invermere. JGRM … > Read More

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NDP charge Jumbo building in avalanche path

The Official Opposition B.C. NDP went on the offensive in terms of the Jumbo Glacier Resort (JGR) battle Nov. 4. A Question Period charge of Environment Minister Mary Polak stemmed from information received from Panorama-based company RK Heli-Ski, which outlines how … > Read More

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Raise the Woof returns for third time

The Invermere Community Hall will be a fun-filled place starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, November 21 when the Invermere Companion Animal Network (ICAN) hosts the ‘Raise the Woof: A Stand Up Comedy Show’ and Dinner for a third year. … > Read More

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October in the East Kootenay

October 2014 has to rank as one of the warmest ever. We didn’t have stifling heat or anything but overall the temperatures were fairly mild and snow was mostly kept to the high country. There weren’t an abundance of sunny … > Read More

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