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New board chair to guide the Trust

Rick Jensen steps in as Greg Deck retires from Columbia Basin Trust board Columbia Basin Trust announces several updates to its Board of Directors, including the appointment of Rick Jensen as chair and the retirement of current chair Greg Deck. … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the Dec. 4 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting held in Cranbrook. Community Works Funds The board has approved Community Works Fund grants to Fairmont … > Read More

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Happy 50th RDEK, and thank you

Kootenay Crust By Ian Cobb The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is 50-years-old. Not that old, really. Pretty close to my age, in fact. I was asked by Loree (Duczek) to speak this evening to share some experiences from … > Read More

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RDEK celebrates 50th anniversary

By Ian Cobb e-KNOW The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) turned 50 Nov. 30. Established in 1965 to provide local government services for rural areas between municipalities, the RDEK has come a long way. That was made abundantly clear … > Read More

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CV Advisory Committee meeting highlights

The Columbia Valley Advisory Committee, formally known as the Columbia Valley Directed Funds, is comprised of the five Columbia Valley Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) directors as well as five community members: Wendy Booth (Chair), Dee Conklin (Vice Chair), … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the Sept. 4 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting. Board continues support of Community Energy Manager
 The RDEK will participate in year three of the Community … > Read More

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New ICU project enters home stretch

Interior Health is entering the home stretch on a new intensive care unit (ICU) and major electrical upgrades to East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook. The new building structure for the ICU and electrical equipment is complete and the brickwork, … > Read More

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?Akisq’nuk asks to join RDEK

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW The ?Akisq’nuk First Nation would like to take a seat at the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ table. In a March 18 letter to RDEK Board Chair Rob Gay (Electoral Area C Director), … > Read More

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Jensen appointed vice-chair of Trust

Cranbrook resident Rick Jensen has been re-appointed to the Columbia Basin Trust Board of Directors and he has also been appointed as board vice-chair. And Fairmont Hot Springs resident and Regional District of East Kootenay Electoral Area F Director Wendy … > Read More

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Columbia Valley Tourism action plan in works

Local governments and industry are working together to explore new ways to promote the Columbia Valley to visitors. The Columbia Valley Community Directed Funds Committee and the Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Committee are working on an action plan for tourism … > Read More

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