Tag Archives: Sparwood

Sparwood man killed in accident

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died after a motor vehicle incident in Sparwood on April 21. Cory Elphage Landry, aged 21, of Sparwood, was a rear-seat passenger in a jeep that was in … > Read More

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Spring Registration and Information Night tonight

Spring Registration and Information Night is this evening, Wednesday, April 15 from 5 – 7:30 p.m. in the Sparwood Curling Rink. Sparwood Farmer’s Market vendors will be in attendance with goodies for your to enjoy. Find information about what is … > Read More

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Local man gets Top 25 Advisor Award

EKC MoneyWorks is pleased to announce their advisor David McCracken has been recognized as a ‘2014 Top 25 Advisor’ from over 600 advisors Canada-wide by Qtrade Advisor. The Top Advisor award is based on sound sales process and business practices, … > Read More

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Funds for safety and services for local governments

East Kootenay local governments, including the Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality, are getting in on $40 million in Small Community and Regional District Grant and Traffic Fine Revenue Sharing Grant program funding announced yesterday by the Ministry of Community, Sport … > Read More

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New resource for sport and physical activity in region

The Trust and ViaSport are providing $1.1 million People engaged in sport and physical activity in the Columbia Basin can look forward to improved support through the newly formed PacificSport Columbia Basin Society. Columbia Basin Trust and ViaSport are providing … > Read More

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Funding provided for local needs

Cranbrook and three Elk Valley communities will be receiving $675,579 as part of almost $40 million being invested into communities across B.C. to meet local needs including more policing, new equipment, increased community safety initiatives, infrastructure and service delivery priorities. … > Read More

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Elk Valley Air Cadets continue to soar

By S.L. Furedi The Elk Valley Air Cadets are heading into a busy home stretch for their 2014-2015 drill year, with first aid and effective speaking competitions, volunteering, gliding, trips and fundraisers. Roger Fairhurst, co-chair of the 279 Squadron Sponsoring … > Read More

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e-KNOW launches real estate section

East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW) is launching a new real estate page to provide sellers and buyers with another guide for homes and property in the region. “Real estate is a vital piece of our economy and social fabric. … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the March 16 District of Sparwood council meeting. DVP – Spardell Mobile Home Park An informal hearing was held to receive submissions from the public for Development Variance Permit … > Read More

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Local leaders press Jemi on logging plans

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW Worries of a private land ‘cut and run’ operation on former Tembec land in the Elk Valley were addressed last week during a meeting between municipal and regional government officials, Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource … > Read More

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