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Easter weekend no time to let up on COVID-19 safety

Provincial health officer warns against travelling this weekend

Canfor Pulp COVID-19 measures disappointing but not surprising, Radium mayor says

Local mill to close for three weeks, maybe longer

Couple home safe after COVID-19 lockdown in Peru

Cortney Pitts and Maxime Patenaude “won the lottery” to get to come home from Peru.

All fitness centres, gyms and yoga studios ordered to close immediately

Many Columbia Valley fitness centres were already closed

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Chamber provides support during COVID-19

Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce offers info and tips for businesses

Pioneer temporarily switching to e-editions only

The paper will only be available online during COVID-19 after tomorrow’s issue hits the news stands.

Box of goodies to tide residents and businesses over during self-isolation

Valley Strong Box lets residents support local businesses and get the products they love.

Local Search and Rescue team asks adventurers to stay home

Columbia Valley Search and Rescue says volunteers are limited due to COVID-19.

Stay home (or sequestered at your second home)

“Our boat is built for 9,500 (people),” MLA Doug Clovechok said. “We can’t have the boat sinking.”

Suspected case in Canal Flats

Canal Flats mayor Karl Sterzer said there’s a suspected case of COVID-19 in the small community.

Two COVID-19 cases in Invermere

Mayor Al Miller provided an update on staying safe, closed facilities and toilet paper.

COVID-19 arrives in Invermere

Invermere’s first case of COVID-19 is affiliated with the Rockies

First case of COVID-19 confirmed in Invermere

Invermere’s first case of COVID-19 is affiliated with the Rockies hockey team

COVID-19 arrives in Interior Health region

There are seven cases in the region as BC closes schools and declares a public health emergency.

Mountains as her muse

Faces and places: Baiba Morrow

Matching workers with jobs

Job and Entrepreneur Fair left employers, job seekers and organizers pleased.

Fire claims Fairmont home

Unsuspecting owner opens door on blaze.