Tag Archives: Teck

KRIC workshops tackle tech on new dates

Technology Integration for Small Businesses workshops will run on March 30 in Golden and March 31 in Cranbrook If you’re in business, and you care about your bottom line, it’s a temptation to try newer and better technology. But not all technological … > Read More

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Elk Valley Nordic Centre officially opened

The Elk Valley Nordic Society held a grand opening on Saturday, March 7 for the Elk Valley Nordic Centre. The ceremony featured legendary Canadian cross-country skier Beckie Scott, who won a gold medal in the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic … > Read More

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KRIC workshop to help small biz tackle tech

No matter how large or small your business, technology can give you an edge and help you succeed. The Kootenay Rockies Innovation Council (KRIC) and Community Futures East Kootenay are pleased to offer a cutting-edge technology integration workshop in Golden … > Read More

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One constant remains with Fernie

By Mary Giuliano On Monday, January 5 we had a presentation by Urban Systems regarding the Development Cost Charges update with an open house held in the Senior’s Centre. The grants committee and I reviewed applications the following day and … > Read More

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Teck Kootenay Cup to proceed

After careful deliberation and countless meetings with the Kimberley Kootenay Cup committee, it was decided that the Teck Kootenay Cup 2015 will proceed as planned in Kimberley this coming weekend (February 14 and 15). We have had very warm weather … > Read More

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KAT hosts year’s most fun race

Kimberley Alpine Team (KAT) held a ski race Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 with the support of Kimberley Alpine Resort and Teck. Ten clubs and over 130 racers from Manitoba to Rossland competed in Giant Slalom (GS), and night slalom. … > Read More

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3 facts you need to know

About the Elk Valley Water Quality Plan By Bill Bennett Kootenay East MLA 1. The Ministry of Environment has approved the Elk Valley Water Quality Plan – to address the management of selenium and other substances released by mining activities … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

United Steelworkers Mr. Alex Hanson and Mr. Steve Kallies representing United Steelworkers (USW) Local 9346 made a presentation to District of Sparwood council Nov. 3 regarding support for “Stop the Killing, Enforce the Law, Westray Act” campaign. The USW’s national … > Read More

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Sparwood Council Facts

Community Energy Award Megan Lohman, representing the Community Energy Association, congratulated the District of Sparwood Oct. 20 for Sparwood’s placement as honourable mention in the 2014 Climate and Energy Action Awards in the Corporate Operations category for work in the … > Read More

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Enforceable water quality standards needed

Letter to the Editor Selenium poisoning of fish in the Elk River has been a hot topic in the East Kootenay for at least a decade. It’s now grabbed national and international attention, with recent articles pointing out the severe … > Read More

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