Tag Archives: Radium Hot Springs

February in the East Kootenay

February went by so fast that I ended up in the third week of March before I knew it. This e-KNOW thing is keeping us busy – too busy because we’re not getting out and about enough and our cameras … > Read More

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Jensen appointed vice-chair of Trust

Cranbrook resident Rick Jensen has been re-appointed to the Columbia Basin Trust Board of Directors and he has also been appointed as board vice-chair. And Fairmont Hot Springs resident and Regional District of East Kootenay Electoral Area F Director Wendy … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Loose horses rounded up At 11:30 p.m. on March 12, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of four loose horses without riders roaming Highway 93/95. Shortly after getting the report the owner showed up and … > Read More

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Fresh snow great news for skiers and snowmobilers

By Chris Conway Columbia Valley residents awoke Monday morning to the beautiful and welcome sight of new snow on the Rockies and Purcells. A Pacific storm system brought precipitation through the weekend with freezing levels dropping to near 1,200 m on … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Distracted driving Even an old school Mountie continues to learn. As a result of a discussion with a citizen in the valley I reviewed the Motor Vehicle Act which deals with using an electronic device while … > Read More

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January in the East Kootenay

January happened, right? We didn’t leap from Christmas to February via some winter dodging miracle? It seems so long ago now that we’ve had a warmer than normal February (so far), when we were keeping warm by a roaring fire, … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Excessive speeding in Kootenay National Park On Monday, Feb. 16 South East Traffic services conducted a radar operation in Kootenay National Park that resulted in 15 charges, including: five excessive speeding and vehicle impoundments; six speed … > Read More

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Radium Chamber events upcoming

Radium Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce members have several important events to look forward to in the next two weeks. Sunday, Feb. 15 Give Back Sunday in Support of the Radium Hot Springs Visitor Centre. Our latest addition to the … > Read More

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Jackalope taken hostage; big prize available

The jackalope named “Jack” was recently taken by force from the Visitor Information Centre in Radium Hot Springs. At 2 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 11) a menacing looking masked person entered the Radium Visitor Information Centre demanding the staff … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac 911/False alarms: In a period of one week, out of 42 calls for service, 17 were on 911 abandoned and false alarm calls. The majority are the result of cell phones programed to dial 911 and … > Read More

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