Tag Archives: Invermere

Breastfeeding provides benefits for life

Breast milk is inexpensive, readily available, comes in the perfect environmentally friendly feeding vessel, and provides all the nutrients your baby needs for the first six months after birth. The World Health Organization recommends exclusive breastfeeding for the first six … > Read More

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Get a handle on your small business financials

Financial Bootcamp for Small Business is a half-day, don’t miss workshop Do you feel nervous talking to your banker? Do you understand the difference between a cash flow and a profit and loss statement? Are you thinking about selling your … > Read More

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30th Christmas Bazaar sold out

CFUW Cranbrook Club members are pleased to announce that all space for their 30th annual Christmas Bazaar event has been sold out. “I have started a wait list,” said Cathryn Henley, chair of the club’s prestigious bazaar for 2014, “because … > Read More

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Jumbo Valley celebrated in annual hike

Upwards of 100 hikers from the East and West Kootenay, infants to octogenarians, converged at various points in time at the Jumbo Pass Hut on Saturday, September 20 to celebrate the wild Jumbo Valley. The popular annual hike, organized by Wildsight … > Read More

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Hawes not seeking re-election

District of Invermere Councillor Spring Hawes announced on Facebook Sept. 23 that she does not intend to seek re-election in the Nov. 15 municipal election. “The time has come to let you know that I will not be seeking re-election … > Read More

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Two hurt in crash at Juniper Heights turnoff

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 6 p.m. on Sept. 18, Columbia Valley Detachment attended to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 95/93 at Juniper Heights. A ‘94 BMW motorcycle driven by a 49-year-old male from Valemount rear-ended … > Read More

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Round ups rid region of toxics, poisons and wastes

Over 450 people took part in the Regional District of East Kootenay’s (RDEK) Household Hazardous Waste Round Ups around the region over the weekend. “It was great to see the participation in the event and even better to know that … > Read More

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Valley GOGO Sisters hosting Kazuri Jewelry event

Kazuri Jewelry is back! Handmade, hand-painted ceramic jewelry from Nairobi, Kenya on display and sale Saturday, Oct. 11 at Pynelogs Cultural Centre in Invermere from 12:30-3 p.m. Each bead is shaped by one of 350 local women employed by Kazuri. … > Read More

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Home Energy Renovation Workshops upcoming

Homeowners, are you interested in saving money on your energy bill this winter? Are you considering home energy renovations? The East Kootenay Energy Diet is hosting workshops in Sparwood, Invermere, Kimberley and Cranbrook to discuss home energy efficient upgrades and showcase … > Read More

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Six in the Stix Mountain Biking Festival this weekend

Over 100 kids and youth are expected to be part of the action at the fifth annual Subaru of Cranbrook Six in the Stix Mountain Biking Festival this weekend. Young riders from Cranbrook, Kimberley, Fernie, Creston, Invermere and many other … > Read More

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