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The terrible foundation of negligence

Kootenay Crust By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW The road to the upper Jumbo Creek Valley is your typical logging road. It is 55 km from Invermere to the Jumbo Glacier Resort site, with the first 18 kms a somewhat maintained paved stretch … > Read More

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Police searching for man following assault

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 12:26 a.m. on Feb. 22, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment attended to a domestic assault complaint in the 1500 block of 13th Avenue in Invermere. Upon arrival police found that an adult … > Read More

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Jumbo Wild members vow the fight has just begun

About 250 people took part in a Jumbo Wild rally at the Invermere Community Hall last night. A downtown demonstration preceded a gathering in the hall, where a series of speakers declared their intent to keep fighting against the Glacier … > Read More

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Search luckily revealed no avalanche victims

Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment April 1 received a mid afternoon report of an avalanche in the area known as Jessie’s Monster near Taynton Bowl, which is just outside the ski boundary area for Panorama Mountain Village. “At the time of … > Read More

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Opposition will become galvanized

E-KNOW editorial Yesterday’s approval of the Jumbo Glacier Resort Ltd. proposal for a 6,250 bed resort in the dead centre of the Purcell Mountain chain, 55 km west of Invermere, means about as much as the paper it is written … > Read More

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Jumbo approved

After 22 years of acrimonious process Glacier Resort Ltd. has been given the go-ahead by the provincial government to begin moving toward construction of a 6,250 bed multi-season ski resort in the Upper Jumbo Creek Valley, 55 km west of … > Read More

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Oh Jumbo, how I hate thee

When I started to tell people I was getting back into the newspaper gig by starting East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW), a few friends asked if I was going to ‘get back into the Jumbo fray.’ Truthfully, I never … > Read More

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