Tag Archives: Shuswap Indian Band

Jumbo EA certificate ruled expired

Environment Minister Mary Polak has determined that the Jumbo Glacier Resort project has not been substantially started. As a result, the environmental assessment certificate has expired and Glacier Resorts Ltd. cannot proceed with developing this project unless a new certificate … > Read More

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SD6 celebrates first agreement signing

The Rocky Mountain School District (SD6) signed its first Aboriginal Education Enhancement Agreement today, marking its continued commitment to Aboriginal learning in its schools. The celebration included student drumming and dance. The agreement supports the academic, cultural and social needs … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Servicing Agreements signed The board chair and chief administrative officer of the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) have signed five-year Agreements with the Shuswap Indian Band for RDEK and Kootenay East Regional Hospital District services provided to the Shuswap Reserve … > Read More

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Canadian Native Fastball Championships a boon to city

Invermere’s As and Arrows defend national titles The Canadian Native Fastball Championships held in Cranbrook August 3 to 6 was a boon to the city, says Mayor Wayne Stetski. Sixty-five teams from around the country took part in the tournament, … > Read More

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Shuswap Band gets $40k from province for clean energy

The Shuswap Indian Band at Invermere will be receiving $40,000 from the Ministry of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation to go toward an assessment of the Beaver River Hydro Complex project to determine if there is an opportunity to create a … > Read More

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Valley ‘leaders’ ask Clark to approve Jumbo

A group of Columbia Valley “community leaders,” comprised of elected officials, formerly elected officials and business owners/managers, is urging Premier Christy Clark to approve the Jumbo Glacier Resort project. In a June 26 letter the group urges Clark “to finalize” … > Read More

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