Tag Archives: Radium Hot Springs

Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Fifteen more working days; not that I am counting. Bighorn injured in collision At 7:33 p.m. on Feb. 5, a citizen reported an injured bighorn sheep on the highway just south of Radium Hot Springs. Columbia … > Read More

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Kootenay Savings shares profits for 23rd year

Based on 2015 financial results, the Kootenay Savings Board of Directors recently declared a one per cent patronage and share dividend, which will see $479,425 in profit shares distributed through the credit union’s Member Rewards Program. “That we are once … > Read More

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Be alert for slippery sections on regional roads

If you have to drive in the East Kootenay today (Saturday, Jan. 23), please be advised to expect conditions to change suddenly. DriveBC is reporting all regional highways as having slippery sections and Mainroad East Kootenay is noting that today’s … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Detachment volunteers Does it take 11 police officers and three public servants to operate a RCMP detachment and keep our community safe? Can we do it all? Clearly the answer is, try and you will fail. … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac For those of us who also celebrate Greek Orthodox Christmas Jan. 7, Merry Christmas. I can now take down my Christmas decorations at the office and the tree comes down at home. Woman swerves to avoid … > Read More

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Freezing rain advisory issued

DriveBC has issued a freezing rain advisory that covers most of the East Kootenay, passed along by Mainroad East Kootenay. There is freezing rain from Cranbrook to the Alberta border in the east and to Yahk in the west on Highway … > Read More

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Two for one for 150

Visitors to Canada’s national parks are in for a bonus when they purchase an annual pass this year. For those purchasing a Parks Canada Discovery Pass in 2016, they are also covering up 2017’s visit costs as passes will carry a … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Busy highway needs more police presence This is a response to the letter to the editor in regard to an accident near Marble Canyon on Dec. 17 stating that the RCMP must have to answer as … > Read More

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2015 in the East Kootenay Part One

The following are some of our favourite shots from 2015, taken during our travels through the East Kootenay. Images are from community events and news incidents we covered and of life as it happened in our beautiful southeastern corner of … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Holiday Train results Cram the Cruiser, along with Columbia Valley Food Bank volunteers, set up at the location of the CP Holiday Train event in Radium Hot Springs. Thanks to everyone who donated to the Food … > Read More

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