Tag Archives: Windermere

A chance to help valley youth

By Stephanie Stevens A piece of me is missing. I gave it away a long time ago, and I expect I will never get it back. It belongs to the youth of our valley, and to the Summit Youth Centre. … > Read More

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Stand up for B.C. farmland, farmers and food security

Letter to the Editor Long-term protection of our food producing lands is critical to ensuring British Columbia’s food security. Since serious changes were proposed to the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) earlier this year as part of Bill 24, our farmland … > Read More

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Sexual assault in Edgewater area

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac At 5 p.m. on August 18, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment attended to a complaint of unlawfully in a dwelling house and sexual assault in the Edgewater area. A 26-year-old male known to … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Damages to boats At 10 a.m. on August 9, Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received two complaints of damages to boats docked at the Terra Vista Resort in Windermere. Two boats suffered similar damage to the rear … > Read More

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Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Drunk in public At 2:31 a.m. on July 31, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a complaint of a disturbance involving an intoxicated male. The 36-year-old male from Invermere was located on 17th Street. He was … > Read More

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Air lifted cyclist NHL player

According to The Hockey News the injured cyclist who was airlifted to Calgary July 22 after being struck by a pickup truck on Windermere Loop Road was unrestricted free-agent NHL defenseman Cory Sarich. His agent, Tim Hodgson, released a statement … > Read More

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Cyclist airlifted to Calgary after collision

A cyclist has sustained serious injuries after a collision in Windermere. The 35-year old cyclist from Calgary sustained serious injuries after being involved in a collision with a pickup truck. The collision occurred on the Windermere Loop Road, south of Invermere … > Read More

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Popular swimming spot proves deadly

A 25-year-old Riondel man is presumed drowned after a swimming accident Monday afternoon. At 4:43 p.m., June 30, Creston RCMP received a report of a swimming accident at Star Valley Cliff on Kootenay Lake, just north of Grey Creek. Two … > Read More

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Summer season shenanigans in full flight

Columbia Valley RCMP Report By S/Sgt. Marko Shehovac Hit and run at Kinsmen Beach At 8:45 a.m. on June 26, the Columbia Valley RCMP Detachment received a report of hit and run at Kinsmen Beach. A 2006 VW Jetta was … > Read More

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Searchers locate missing cliff jumper’s body

Columbia Valley RCMP and other searchers yesterday morning located the body of an Invermere man who disappeared after cliff jumping at Twin Lake. On June 21, at approximately 7:58 p.m., RCMP received a 911 call that had a poor connection. Based on … > Read More

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