Tag Archives: Sparwood

SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the May 12 School District No. 5 (SD5) board meeting held in Sparwood. Motions Carried ADVOCACY That the Board support a Kootenay ICE mid-day game tentatively scheduled for February 10, 2016. That … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a synopsis as to what occurred during the May 22 District of Sparwood council meeting. Town Hall Meeting We were delighted to hold a Town Hall meeting on May 13 at the Sparwood Rec Centre. It was … > Read More

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Elk Valley Garage Sale supporting EKBIA

Are you starting to notice ‘For Sale’ signs popping up on lawns all over the Elk Valley? ProperyGuys.com East Kootenay are proud to sponsor the upcoming Elk Valley Garage Sale, in aid of the East Kootenay Brain Injuries Association. Around … > Read More

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Two dogs attacked by cougars in Sparwood

Two separate incidents of dogs attacked by cougars were reported at the north end of Sparwood by Wilson Creek last week. One cougar was shot by a resident. Cougar sightings have also been reported in Hosmer and Sparwood Heights. Cougars are wide … > Read More

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Rotary Club of Cranbrook warms up ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) is proud to acknowledge the generous donation of $6,160 from Rotary to purchase a blanket warmer for the new ICU. Something as simple as a warm, soft blanket can be the difference between a … > Read More

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Town Hall Meeting tomorrow eve

The District of Sparwood is hosting a Town Hall Meeting tomorrow evening, May 13. Mayor Cal McDougall and council invite the public to attend the town hall meeting to provide citizens with an update on what is happening around town … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the May 4 District of Sparwood council meeting. Trans Canada Trail Representatives from the Trans Canada Trail (TCT) Society and the Fernie Trails Alliance presented council with an overview of … > Read More

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Project Heavy Duty returns to Elk Valley

School District No. 5, WorkSafeBC, College of the Rockies and local heavy industry are teaming up to give Elk Valley Grade 11 and 12 students a lesson in ‘Project Heavy Duty’ next week. The program will give 24 teens interested … > Read More

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Reduced cost for energy assessments

East Kootenay homeowners: Curious about the energy efficiency of your home? Want to save money on your energy bills? Want to be more comfortable in your home? The East Kootenay Energy Diet (EKED) is a program that helps residents of the East … > Read More

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Sparwood business survey results published

The District of Sparwood, with support from Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) and the Columbia Basin Rural Development Institute (RDI), is pleased to announce the publication of the results from 2015’s Business Retention & Expansion (BRE) survey. The BRE is an … > Read More

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