Tag Archives: RCMP

MacKay visit a blown opportunity: Stetski

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW Canada’s Minister of Justice and Attorney General Peter MacKay, one of the key authors of the recently passed Bill C-51 (the Anti-Terrorism Act), was in Cranbrook last weekend. Unfortunately, that is all e-KNOW can tell you about … > Read More

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Mayor’s update for April

By Mayor Mary Giuliano City of Fernie The City of Fernie has a multitude of committees with residents taking part in decisions that affect our city. I want to acknowledge the volunteers who care so deeply for this town. Council … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cram the Cruise will be at Canal Flats Days, June 6 Cram the Cruiser (pictured above) will be in the parade at 11 a.m. and on scene after the parade until 2 p.m. To all on … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Terra Vista busy spot during long weekend With the opening salvo of summer officially upon us, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment responded to 53 calls for service over the Victoria Day long weekend.  Many of the calls … > Read More

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Koocanusa patrols bolstered for long weekend

Extra enforcement will be taking place at Lake Koocanusa throughout the Victoria Day long weekend in an effort to keep the popular recreation area safe and clean, Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett announced today. The multi-agency strategy is aimed at … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Theft results in barring from liquor store At 11:34 a.m. on May 7, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of theft of liquor from the liquor store in Invermere. Surveillance tape revealed a suspect. … > Read More

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S/Sgt. Mike Casault honoured in retirement

By Mary Giuliano I recall listening as Mike Casault taught the DARE program at IDES. Friendly and approachable to children and parents, Mike said hello when passing by in his police car and spoke when meeting in person. He is … > Read More

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Two arrests in Cranbrook arson

Two men are facing arson charges after major fire in February. Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services along with RCMP and BC Ambulance responded to a structure fire on February 27, at 6:32 a.m. in the 1400 Block of 30th Ave … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Search for possible person in distress negative At 8:30 a.m. on April 28, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of a possible person in distress calling out in the wooded area of the Gypsum Mine. … > Read More

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Two vehicle accident at 95A junction

An accident involving a green Jeep and white Escalade on Highway 95A this afternoon closed the highway while RCMP and Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services secured the scene. There is no word yet on any injuries being incurred in the … > Read More

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