Tag Archives: Jumbo Glacier Resort

The reasonableness standard

Kootenay Crust By Ian Cobb Please indulge me with your patience and participation in imagining this scenario. It is an alternate reality (it is best if you imagine this with Rod Serling’s voice). It is the year 2014; Europe has been … > Read More

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An opportunity missed: Wildsight

Yesterday, the BC Supreme Court dismissed the Ktunaxa Nation’s petition challenging the Master Development Agreement of the Jumbo Glacier Resort. “The decision of the BC Supreme Court is unfortunate,” said Robyn Duncan of Wildsight. “It was a missed opportunity to … > Read More

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Ktunaxa Nation vows to continue fight to protect Qat’muk

Members of the Ktunaxa Nation are deeply saddened by yesterday’s Supreme Court of British Columbia’s decision to dismiss its challenge of the Province’s approval of a Master Development Agreement for Jumbo Glacier Resort. The proposed resort would be built in the … > Read More

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Ktunaxa bid to quash Jumbo MDA dismissed

The Supreme Court of British Columbia today (April 3) dismissed an application by the Ktunaxa Nation Council to quash the Master Development Agreement (MDA) between Glacier Resorts Ltd. and the Province for the development of Jumbo Glacier Resort. Mr. Savage … > Read More

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Councils and boards ready for final year of mandates

The East Kootenay’s eight municipal councils (not counting the appointed Jumbo Glacier Resort council), the Regional District of East Kootenay’s seven Electoral Area directors and school board trustees are embarking on the final year of their mandates, with an election … > Read More

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Ktunaxa Jumbo Resort challenge begins in BC Supreme Court

The Supreme Court of British Columbia will hear the Ktunaxa Nation’s challenge of the approval of a Master Development Agreement for Jumbo Glacier Resort, beginning today (Jan. 6). The resort would be built in the heart of what the Ktunaxa call … > Read More

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Scott Niedermayer honoured by city

In the history of the great game that Canada proudly proclaims as its own, no single player has achieved more team success than Cranbrook’s Scott Niedermayer. ‘Have Niedermayer; win championship’ is perhaps the best and quickest way to describe his … > Read More

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More traffic than ever but less maintenance on our highways

E-KNOW Editorial One single comment. One single comment sums up how ludicrous it is we are talking about how shoddily our highways are being maintained nowadays. “There is so much more traffic than there ever used to be,” said City … > Read More

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MLA offers support and encouragement to Jumbo opponents

The Ktunaxa Nation continues to stand its ground against the Jumbo Glacier Resort and Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Norm Macdonald is again lending his support to the nation and groups opposed to the ski resort proposal for the Jumbo Creek Valley, … > Read More

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Ktunaxa hosting Qat’muk event

Ktunaxa Nation Council (KNC) chairperson Kathryn Teneese announced today (Nov. 6) that: “We are inviting all interested citizens of the Kootenays, and beyond, to learn about Qat’muk on Friday, November 22 at the Key City Theatre in Cranbrook, starting at … > Read More

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