Tag Archives: Radium Hot Springs

Sexual assault in Edgewater area

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 5 p.m. on August 18, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment attended to a complaint of unlawfully in a dwelling house and sexual assault in the Edgewater area. A 26-year-old male known to … > 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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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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Smoke from Alberta wildfire visible in Columbia Valley

People living in Golden, Invermere and Radium Hot Springs may notice smoke in the air as a result of a wildfire burning on the edge of Banff National Park in Alberta. The size of the fire is estimated at 5,000 … > Read More

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Maintenance work completed on Old Coach Greenway

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is advising users of the Old Coach Greenway to be aware of dusty and soft conditions along the trail over the next few months. “We recently completed a grading project on the Old … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Area A Flood Control Service Establishment Bylaw adopted The new Electoral Area A Flood Control Service will help fund flood mitigation projects in Electoral Area A, along with the operation and maintenance of flood control infrastructure. The Regional District of … > Read More

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June in the East Kootenay

June is the busiest month of the year for us at e-KNOW. Thankfully, we didn’t have the flooding in the region that has occurred the past two years, events that forced us out and about more in June. Though there … > Read More

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e-KNOW three today

Three years ago today I uploaded the first story onto East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW), an introductory column detailing the W5 of our online-only newspaper. When I hit ‘publish,’ e-KNOW came live for a readership of a few dozen … > Read More

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Camping in comfort with no hassle

We pulled into the camping site in Kimberley’s Riverside Campground to find a tidy, prepared spot with a travel trailer complete with master bedroom and slide, ready to not roll. All we had to do was pull our gear from the … > Read More

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Summer season shenanigans in full flight

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Hit and run at Kinsmen Beach At 8:45 a.m. on June 26, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of hit and run at Kinsmen Beach. A 2006 VW Jetta was … > Read More

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