Tag Archives: Invermere

Cyclist airlifted to Calgary after collision

A cyclist has sustained serious injuries after a collision in Windermere. The 35-year old cyclist from Calgary sustained serious injuries after being involved in a collision with a pickup truck. The collision occurred on the Windermere Loop Road, south of Invermere … > Read More

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Heavy rain and thunderstorms forecast

Environment Canada has issued a ‘special weather statement’ for the East Kootenay, for the Kootenay/Columbia Valley area between Invermere and Cranbrook, as well as through the Elk Valley. There is potential for 25 to 50 mm of rain with thunderstorms … > Read More

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The Boom Booms headlining Invermere MusicFest

By Joshua Estabrooks The Invermere Music Festival is just around the corner, and if you haven’t already familiarized yourself with the myriad of acts ready to burst out onto the main and side stages down at Kinsmen Beach on Sunday, … > Read More

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Valley jail busy over weekend… and cows

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Campground disturber lands in jail At 10:20 a.m. on July 18, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment was called to a complaint of causing a disturbance at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort RV Park.  … > Read More

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Bull Riding in the Rockies tonight

Bull Riding in the Rockies is taking place this evening, Friday July 18 in Invermere. The 16th annual Bill McIntosh Memorial Bull Riding in the Rockies, hosted by the Columbia Valley Rockies hockey club, promises to be a great evening … > Read More

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Valley Appreciation Day Saturday

The 27th annual Valley Appreciation Day – a fun-filled family event focusing on appreciation for all the wonderful things the Columbia Valley has to offer – is this Saturday, July 19. Based in downtown Invermere, Valley Appreciation Day has evolved over the … > Read More

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Happy summer everyone!

Mayor’s Message for June 2014 By Village of Canal Flats Mayor Ute Juras Well, June has come and gone and thanks to less rain and slower melting snowpack due to cooler nights we have made it through without major flooding. … > Read More

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Smoke from Alberta wildfire visible in Columbia Valley

People living in Golden, Invermere and Radium Hot Springs may notice smoke in the air as a result of a wildfire burning on the edge of Banff National Park in Alberta. The size of the fire is estimated at 5,000 … > Read More

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Golden Life video will make you ‘Happy’

A new musical video using Pharrell Williams’ song ‘Happy’ has been released on YouTube by Golden Life Mangement Corp., featuring residents and staff from its 12 seniors’ villages, including four in the East Kootenay. Posted on July 10, the aptly-titled … > Read More

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Killer Rollbots edge Barbs for EKRDL title

The Kimberley Civic Centre was abuzz with excitement on Saturday (July 5), as hundreds turned out to watch and cheer on their local Derby Girls skating for the East Kootenay Roller Derby League Championship Bout. After winning their first bout … > Read More

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