Tag Archives: Wasa Lake

Lots of ways to splash in Cranbrook

I have always had an attraction to water.  There is something about water that creates a calming affect whether you are walking beside it, diving into it or floating on it. I grew up in Cranbrook and even as a … > Read More

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Advanced Care Planning presentations coming to regional centres

Canadian Advanced Care Planning Day Advanced Care Planning (ACP) is a process of reflection and discussion, a way of deciding what kind of care you want at the end of life and perhaps more importantly what care you don’t want. … > Read More

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The conflicts and challenges of ch-ch-ch-changes

Kootenay Crust By Ian Cobb Many people are not sad to see 2013 step aside for 2014. It was a difficult and challenging year for many, many people. While optimism abounds for 2014, I must point out the obvious. Be … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Area A ALC Delegation of Authority Agreement extended The Regional District of East Kootenay’s (RDEK) delegation agreement with the Agricultural Land Commission that allows the regional board of directors to make decisions with respect to certain types of ALR non-farm … > Read More

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Yoga at the Beach – and pancakes afterwards

Relax into the weekend by doing Yoga at the Beach at Wasa Lake on Saturday mornings! Overlook the still lake and enjoy the mountain views, while you stretch your body and calm your mind. Kootenay Park Services has teamed up … > Read More

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Duczek / RDEK communications stellar

e-KNOW editorial The recent flooding events in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) were among the most severe crisis situations to hit southeastern British Columbia in the past couple of decades. The RDEK is a large, triangular area and … > Read More

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MLA joins RDEK in urging testing of Wasa Lake

Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Norm Macdonald is calling on Interior Health (IH) to pick up the slack in a “legislative vacuum” surrounding lake water safety at Wasa Lake following recent flooding. Macdonald is echoing the Regional District of East Kootenay board … > Read More

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RDEK not impressed with IH regarding Wasa flooding

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Board of Directors are not impressed with the Interior Health Authorities (IH) lack of presence during the recent flooding crisis at Wasa. The board voted unanimously July 5 to back a motion made … > Read More

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Lake level dropping

The water level at Wasa Lake has dropped by three-quarters of an inch in the last 24 hours. Both culverts at the south end of the lake appear to be flowing well and the water level in Cameron Pond has … > Read More

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Boat launches closing; boaters asked to stay off Wasa

Water levels rose several inches on Wasa Lake since yesterday (June 25) and with the Canada Day long weekend looming, the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is seeking the public’s cooperation in keeping boats off the lake. “The water … > Read More

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