Tag Archives: Radium Hot Springs

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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Noise increases as summer approaches

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Shots fired call turns into firecrackers fest At 12:16 a.m. on June 14, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment members received a complaint of what sounded like shots being fired near the Fairmont Mountain … > Read More

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Radium Days running Saturday

Radium Days 2014 kicks off with a free pancake breakfast at Brent’s Shack (adjacent to the Radium Hot Springs Seniors’ Centre) on Saturday, June 7. The breakfast runs from 8:30-10 a.m. but don’t miss out on the annual parade, which … > Read More

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27 regional women nominated for awards

The third annual Influential East Kootenay Women in Business Awards (2014) are being held Friday, May 30 in Cranbrook. Three influential women from the East Kootenay will receive awards, presented by event and awards host Kootenay Business Magazine (KBM). “We … > Read More

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