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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a synopsis of what occurred during the Feb. 14 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting. 20-Year Service Award…

2019 in the East Kootenay

Who is going to miss 2019? That’s right; all eyes forward and no looking back – except for this brief photographic presentation showcasing some of…

Autumn in the East Kootenay 2019

Aside from a couple of early snowfalls that lingered a tad, autumn in the East Kootenay 2019 was quite lovely – especially if you enjoy…

Gaming grants support wetlands

When Margaret Hartley signed up for a Wetlandkeepers workshop with the BC Wildlife Federation in 2012, she wasn’t fully aware of the variety of life…

Local continues to be agricultural leader

Farmer Profile: Peter Trescher, Brisco Enterprises By Tracey Fredrickson The communities of Brisco, Edgewater and Spillimacheen in the East Kootenay may be populated by under…

Columbia Valley RCMP Report

By Sgt. Darren Kakuno This past week, July 29 through August 4, Columbia Valley RCMP responded to 119 calls for service. The following are some…

EV charging sites added in region

British Columbia’s province-wide electric vehicle charging network continues to grow with the completion of 12 charging sites, including one coming to the Kidd Creek rest…

RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a synopsis of what occurred during the July 5 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting. 10-Year Service Award…