Tag Archives: Kootenay National Park

Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Attempted theft from shed At 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 1 the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of an attempted theft from a shed on Hewitt Road in Edgewater. Any suspicious activity observed in the area … > Read More

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Redstreak Mountain Prescribed Fire ignition due

As early as Monday, September 22, Parks Canada fire management personnel could begin ignition on the Redstreak Mountain prescribed fire unit in Kootenay National Park. Through the Redstreak Restoration project, Parks Canada has completed several phases of forest thinning and … > Read More

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High beams help motorcyclist into ditch

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of a single vehicle accident when a ‘96 Kawasaki motorcycle was located in the ditch one kilometere north of Numa Falls in Kootenay National Park … > Read More

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Safety and connectivity behind KNP funding

The federal government has announced it will spend $9.6 million to build at least four wildlife crossings and approximately 6.5 km of further fencing along Highway 93 in Kootenay National Park. Dr. Colin Carrie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of … > Read More

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Delays to be expected on Hwy 93 South

Travellers heading through Kootenay National Park on Highway 93 South should expect delays of up to 15 minutes until August 15, advises Parks Canada. Starting August 6 and going to August 13, an eight kilometre section of Highway 93 South, just south … > Read More

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Motorcyclist killed in Kootenay Park crash

A 57-year-old motorcyclist was killed Sunday afternoon following a crash on Highway 93 in Kootenay National Park. Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment members responded to a single vehicle motorcycle accident at 1 p.m. on August 3. Detachment NCO S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac … > Read More

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Busy weekend dealing with alcohol for RCMP

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Vehicle impounded for warn At 1:50 a.m. on July 26, RCMP performed a vehicle check on a Chevrolet Avalanche on Redstreak Park Road in Radium Hot Springs. A 24-year-old female driver from Morley … > Read More

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KNP trail closing for bridge replacement

The Stanley Glacier trail in Kootenay National Park (KNP) will be closed from July 16 to August 31 to facilitate a bridge replacement. Pursuant to subsection 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, the area will be closed to all … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac The male blew a fail On July 13, a 33-year-old male from Red Deer, Alberta was checked operating a 2005 Chrysler on Athalmer Street by a Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment officer. The driver displayed signs of … > Read More

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Seasonal silliness continues in valley

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Speeder can’t handle car; ends up in ditch in KNP At 10:20 a.m. on July 5, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment members responded to a single vehicle accident on Highway 93 in Kootenay … > Read More

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