Tag Archives: Windermere

Emergency Preparedness Fair set to go

Emergency Preparedness and having a personal or family emergency plan will be the focus of the interactive Columbia Valley Emergency Preparedness Fair May 7 in Windermere. “The focus of the day will be on helping people prepare for an emergency, … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By Cpl. Grant Simpson Columbia Valley RCMP responded to approximately 45 calls for service over the past week. Here are a few interesting ones. Shoplifting incident resolved On March 31, at 10:03 p.m., Columbia Valley RCMP received a report of … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By Cpl. Grant Simpson Columbia Valley RCMP responded to approximately 64 calls for service over the past week. Here are a few interesting ones. Assault incident in Canal Flats On March 22 at 5:59 p.m., Columbia Valley RCMP was dispatched … > Read More

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Backyard agriculture focus of survey

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) is currently conducting a survey in hopes of gaining some insight into backyard agriculture in the Columbia Valley. “We want to hear your thoughts on backyard agriculture on single-family residential parcels in the … > Read More

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Slow Food Canada comes to Columbia Valley

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA This April 6 – 10, Invermere will be hosting the Slow Food Canada National Summit, an amazing festival of local food that will raise the profile of the region, bring together growers, … > Read More

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Child pornography charge for Windermere man

Columbia Valley RCMP has charged a 26-year-old Windermere man for being in possession of child pornography. As a result of information provided to the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment from the Integrated Child Exploitation Unit in December, Cst. Reinburg initiated an investigation. … > Read More

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B.C. continues to bolster rural Internet access

The provincial government today announced that $1.1 million in grants has been approved for a second wave of nine projects funded through the province-wide Connecting British Columbia program. The program will benefit more than 80 B.C. communities located in rural … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Many thanks to the community On Saturday Cram the Cruiser and Windermere/Fairmont fire departments conducted a four-hour food bank drive blitz. We raised numerous boxes of food items along with over $360 cash. Our thanks for … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Halloween alert Let’s make sure the costumes allow for good visibility for the kids. Drivers, be extra vigilante for excited ghosts and goblins wondering the streets in the dark. Assault halted At 9:40 p.m. on Oct. … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Deer brake rear-ender At 9 a.m. on Oct. 17, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment attended to a two-vehicle collision on 7th Ave. near Pot Hole Park involving a 2014 Ford braking for a deer being rear ended … > Read More

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