Tag Archives: Windermere

First WHCA Golf Tourney a success 

They may be a small group but for members of the Windermere Health Care Auxiliary (WHCA) thinking big for their latest fundraiser turned out to be a huge success. The Auxiliary held its first ever golf tournament on May 30 at … > Read More

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Max action required on zebra and quagga mussels

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald, Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA On the May long weekend in Alberta, a boat infested with zebra and quagga mussels was stopped by government inspectors before it entered Sylvan Lake. Had that same boat been headed for … > Read More

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Better at Home program to help seniors in valley

Seven communities in the Columbia Valley area have joined the Better at Home program thanks to $60,000 in funding from the B.C. government. The Columbia Valley is one of six new rural and remote areas receiving funding. The Better at … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Cram the Cruise will be at Canal Flats Days, June 6 Cram the Cruiser (pictured above) will be in the parade at 11 a.m. and on scene after the parade until 2 p.m. To all on … > Read More

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Three Voices of Healing to operate beach concession

By Chris Conway The Three Voices of Healing Society has won the municipal contract to operate the Kinsmen Beach Concession facility for a three-year period commencing June 1. In a tight competition with two other applicants, the deciding factor was … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Terra Vista busy spot during long weekend With the opening salvo of summer officially upon us, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment responded to 53 calls for service over the Victoria Day long weekend.  Many of the calls … > Read More

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Emergency services gather to promo preparedness

By Bram Rossman Emergencies can happen at any time and don’t usually come with much warning. The question is, are you prepared? Emergency service agencies from around the Columbia Valley gathered in Windermere on May 2 for an open house … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Bike stolen At 9 a.m. on April 24, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of a stolen pink Norco girl’s bike from the area of Eileen Madson Primary School. Hit and run near Station … > Read More

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Preparing your family for emergencies

The old Windermere Fire Hall will be the hub of activity May 2 as the Emergency Preparedness Fair gets underway. “The focus of the day will be on helping people prepare for an emergency, but we will have all kinds … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Fraud alert Still getting kind regards from David Huffman in the mail wanting your help to get $4.3 million into your account. Many people with the same name as yours are dying in his country. Very … > Read More

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