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Atlantis to the Rockies… using geophysics to uncover the past

The 2013 annual general meeting of the Jumbo Creek Conservation Society, November 18, 7:30 p.m. at DTSS Theatre, will feature an exciting illustrated lecture by modern day explorer Paul Bauman. Admission is by donation. Archaeology is inherently a destructive science; … > Read More

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Inaugural Jumbo municipal meeting to have rally backdrop

The first meeting of the Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality council will be conducted with an anti-resort development rally as a backdrop. Wildsight and Jumbo Creek Conservation Society members are being encouraged to gather outside of the Village of Radium … > Read More

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Standing their ground, the Ktunaxa trigger judicial review of Jumbo

The Grizzly Bear Spirit was in their hearts and minds as they marched to the passions of a new battle cry in a more than two decade old war. The cry; ‘Stand our ground.’ About 350 Ktunaxa Nation (KN) and … > Read More

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Jumbo opposition outraged by province

The B.C. Government is coming under fire for today’s announcement of the signing of the letters patent for the creation of a municipality in the Jumbo Valley. Leading the charge is the Ktunaxa Nation (KN), which says the provincial government … > Read More

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Crocodiles and Ice – Circumnavigation of Ellesmere Island

From the steamy jungles of the Solomon Islands, to shamanic wisdom from the Siberian tundra, to the frozen seas of Ellesmere Island, join scientist, explorer, and author, Jon Turk, for an evening of high adventure and rich discovery. Jon stepped … > Read More

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Rally around Jumbo April 11 in Invermere

The Jumbo Creek Conservation Society is hosting a rally at the Invermere Community Hall on Wednesday, April 11 at 6:30 p.m. The purpose behind the rally is to allow people to share their thoughts on the proposed $1 billion Glacier … > Read More

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Region’s most famous son and environmental groups pledge to keep Jumbo wild

Cranbrook’s and the East Kootenay’s most famous son is disappointed with the provincial government over signing the Master Development Agreement for the Jumbo Glacier Resort last week. Professional hockey legend Scott Niedermayer, the now retired rock-steady, calming influence defenseman who … > Read More

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Ktunaxa celebrate Qat’muk Declaration with Akisqnuk gathering

A few hours after Ktunaxa Nation Council chair Kathryn Teneese, retired hockey legend Scott Niedermayer and NDP and Official Opposition leader Adrian Dix held a media event at the Victoria Legislature to celebrate the first anniversary of the Qat’muk Declaration, … > Read More

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Mountains: the Sacred and the Profane

The Jumbo Creek Conservation Society invites you to a special audiovisual presentation called Mountains, the Sacred and the Profane by Baiba and Pat Morrow at David Thompson Secondary School on Nov 28.  The show starts at 7:30 p.m.; doors open … > Read More

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