Tag Archives: Wendy Booth

?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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Booth re-elected in Area F

Wendy Booth will return for a third term as Director for Electoral Area F in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK).   Booth earned 396 votes compared to challenger Andrea Dunlop, who captured 252 votes. While Booth is a … > Read More

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Booth keeping busy on campaign trail

Start a campaign for re-election, add a few out-of-town meetings, blend in work as the current Electoral Area F Director and heat that up with a few unresolved local issues and two young Labrador puppies at home. Sound like a … > Read More

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Three electoral area directors acclaimed

A number of potential Electoral Area election battles in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) were nullified at the close of the Oct. 10 nomination deadline for the upcoming Nov. 15 local election. Acclaimed in the RDEK were Electoral Area … > Read More

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Lots left to do; Booth seeks re-election

Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) Electoral Area F director Wendy Booth says there is much work left to do and wants to continue doing it following the Nov. 15 election. Speaking from her home in Dutch Creek, Booth said … > Read More

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Family-focused affordable housing opens in Invermere

The official opening of an 18-unit apartment complex providing affordable housing, specifically for low to moderate income families, was held August 11 with a variety of regional dignitaries in attendance. Hanna Capilo, a young mother and resident of the complex … > Read More

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Happy summer everyone!

Mayor’s Message for June 2014 By Village of Canal Flats Mayor Ute Juras Well, June has come and gone and thanks to less rain and slower melting snowpack due to cooler nights we have made it through without major flooding. … > Read More

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New tourism initiative gets funding

An innovative new tourism strategy in the Columbia Valley has been approved for over $100,000 in funding over three years through the Columbia Valley Community Directed Funds (CVCDF) Program. The funding will help the Columbia Cultural Tourism Association hire a … > Read More

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