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Posted on August 15th, 2014 by


to all the volunteers that supported the Tour of the Arts on August 3rd! As a participating artist I can’t say enough about the excellent quality of volunteer experience and enthusiasm that goes into planning and hosting the tour each year. It’s a great event and one that the Columbia Valley should continue to celebrate annually.

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to people fishing illegal tackle on our classified rivers. The rules are there for a reason! Crimp your barbs, keep the fish in the water while you release it, and it will be there for your kids to catch.

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to the man driving a sea-doo jet boat on Wednesday July 30th. I was on the lake near Chabot Beach with my grandson and his friend waterskiing. My grandson then decided to drop a ski near shore, looking back to see where the ski was, we then noticed him reach into the water, grab the ski, put it in his boat. He then sped off toward the river channel heading north to Radium. Seriously?

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to Ross at Walker’s Repair Centre! On Sat. of the long weekend. Ross left his campsite at Cartwright Lake and came to town to repair a motorized wheelchair for a valley visitor. Outstanding!

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to Ruth and Leo from Rona, Invermere for the exceptional service, dedication and assistance with our paint issue. They definitely went above and beyond.

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to the workers who have cleaned the avalanches and fixed the road up to the Jumbo Hut trail head.

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to the great bunch of young people that man the booth at Tilley Memorial Park in Canal Flats. You are all polite, helpful, and keep the traffic and parking under control in a very efficient manner. Keep up the good work.

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BIGGEST of cheers to Jane at Kootenay Insurance for helping us on the Friday of the long weekend with getting our out of province car insurance all sorted out at the last minute. Big sigh of relief.

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to the Best Dressed Man in the valley! Wearing your shirt inside out is the beginning of a new fashion trend and not a fashion faux pas.

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to Pharmasave for being open on Sundays, with a pharmacist on duty. This service is much appreciated by residents and visitors.

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to young Carter and his mom who biked to the Fire Incident Command Post (Canal Flats school) to deliver fresh garden produce to folks who really appreciated it!

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to Teagan Potter. You remembered the bug spray and you so generously gave many of us a fighting chance against the mosquitoes!

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to the purple Lumina. Keep driving like that and I may turn my helmet cam footage over to the RCMP.

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to 17 years of wedded bliss. Every time I see you my heart melts, but that could be the lack of A/C.

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to the local kids for the creative slip-and-slide they built last year in the wetlands. Jeers to the same for not cleaning it up. Now there is plastic everywhere!

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to the community of Canal Flats and residents of the Columbia Valley for your positive support of area firefighting personnel and efforts! Your patience, kindness and generosity are recognized.

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to all the volunteers and riders that made the TransRockies Single Track 6 event a great success.

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to impromptu get togethers with great friends.

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to Jim D. for pointing out the irony in finding my superpower through something I used to despise. In my case, I found it through country music. Oh, the irony.

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to the hardworking volunteer Board of the Columbia Valley Community Foundation. You have helped lighten the financial burden of many students in this valley. Your generosity has inspired me to help others and give back to this wonderful community.

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