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Cheers

Posted on August 17th, 2017 by


to Loree Duczek of RDEK for keeping us informed night and day of the fire situation in our area. Your tireless effort is very much appreciated.

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to Adrienne with Canada Post for going above and beyond to help retrieve my son’s parcel after a key mix-up. It was so nice of you to take that time out of your day – thank you!

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to Loree at RDEK for the daily fire updates! Cheers to BC Wildfire Service for keeping the information flowing — Wow! A lot of expertise, people and equipment to fight even the smallest of fires, very eye-opening! We are so grateful.

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to the rain, and the beautiful evening Sunday night! We’ve missed your moisture rain clouds!

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Jeers

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to the red Ford Fiesta that I followed between Invermere crossroads and Radium turnoff to the Park Pass. They flicked their cigarettes out the window! Then I watched the hot red butt, hop across the road to the dry ditch! With all the wildfires so close by, I have to wonder what world they’re living in?

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Cheers

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to the staff of Home Hardware at the end of July. Special mention to the gentleman in the cutting shop who created exactly what I needed from scrap lumber to install the trim kit for a replacement microwave oven in my trailer. Thanks also to the lady at the contractor’s desk, who went to the trouble of ensuring I received a senior’s discount. The staff at Home Hardware are why I keep going back.

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to Columbia Basin Trust and its Community Initiatives program which help to fund the Rushmere FireSmart costs of a chipper, disposal bins and operations for community work days July 21st, 22nd and 28th. You made it possible for us to reduce the risk of wildfire in our Community.

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to Sylvia for knitting for the Newborn Purple Hat Campaign. Your help is much appreciated.

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Huge Cheers to the organizers, and the artists of last Sunday’s Art in the Park. Lovely way to spend some time. Nice, treed venue, talented local vendors, (the Legion food booth was appreciated) , and wonderful musicians on great sounding stage! Well done all!

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Jeers

Posted on August 17th, 2017 by


to the people who complain about dogs barking in Edgewater for 20 minutes. Go live far in the woods where you can’t hear anything if you can’t handle an innocent dog barking.

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to the Rushmere FireSmart volunteers and visitors that worked July 21st, 22nd and 28th in the 30 plus degree heat to complete the 2017 FireSmart work in the community. 55 volunteers slashed, piled, skidded and chipped into 4 removal bins over 22,000 kg of wood material, donating approximately 500 volunteer hours in the effort. Great work! Great neighbours!

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to the Alley-Q organizers and volunteers for putting on a great party. Good to see the community spirit so healthy in Windermere.

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Jeers

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to all those rafters, kayakers and floaters on the beautiful Columbia River at Fairmont who toss their cans and bottles overboard. We just spent another afternoon retrieving cans from the river bottom, 80 plus cans in one section alone. Show some respect and dispose of your recycles and trash in the bins conveniently provided at the take out location. This river is not your personal garbage can and will not stay pristine with this type of shameful, ignorant behavior.

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CHEERS

Posted on August 17th, 2017 by


Mega CHEERS to Brian and Family from Calgary who helped a hapless and desperate biker with a flat on Radium Hill. It was made extra special when they explained that they are on a mission to do 59 Good Deeds to celebrate the parents 59th Anniversary.

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to our local Ambulance Service, RCMP, the Invermere Medical Clinic, the Invermere and District Hospital, The Thrift Store, all my neighbours and friends who were involved in kicking down my door. I really appreciated your concern. I didn’t know I had so many friends who cared.

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Jeers

Posted on August 17th, 2017 by


HUGE Jeers to the driver of a beat up blue Explorer for almost hitting me while crossing in the crosswalk by the bakery only to then yell at me for being so f#*^~ing dramatic! I almost dropped my freshly baked gluten-free bread. You know who you are!!

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Cheers

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to the Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resources Operations, BC Wildfire Rocky Mountain Resource District, BC Wildfire Service and BC Parks in conjunction with the Forest Enhancement Society who undertook and conducted a 12 hectare fuel management prescription in the Crown land surrounding the community of Rushmere. Particular shout out to Steve Levitt, Forest Protection Officer, Invermere Fire Zone, BC Wildfire Service who was instrumental in making it all happen. Cheers to all for helping to reduce the risk of wildfire around Rushmere.

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Jeers

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to the cyclist who dented my car. Stay out of my way next time!

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Cheers

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Big time Cheers on behalf of all runners and walkers, to the Invermere Rotary Club and all the volunteers and sponsors who make the annual Loop the Lake Run such a great event! And you’ve been doing it for 22 years! See you next year.

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Jeers

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Double Jeers. You’re cruel and you know who you are. When your best friend is sentenced to life on a chain with no chance of day parole, ever, this is pure cruelty – no question. Don’t forget to add the heat! Yes to karma times three. Signed: Your loyal dogs.

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