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Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

Veteran banner program expands

Remembrance banners hang in downtown Invermere for third year; project spreads to other communities

  • Oct 26, 2019
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Shelter Point Distillery

Thousands of helpful pets

A wiggly squiggly look at worm composting

Columbia River Treaty meeting to come to town

Meeting takes place October 30th at Lions Hall

  • Oct 17, 2019

Students offer a taste of Diwali

Diwali celebration FRIDAY, October 25th!

  • Oct 17, 2019

Annual Windermere Fire Halloween Haunted House bigger than ever

Less scares earlier; more scares later at annual haunted house

  • Oct 17, 2019

The science in our front yard

A micro ethnography of Windermere water scientists

  • Oct 16, 2019

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Feed the Valley

Free dinner / fundraiser for Columbia Valley Food Bank, on Monday October 14th

Groundswell hosts 10th annivesary party

Live music, activities, fresh produce for sale at event this Saturday, October 12th

Volcanic fundraiser gives Trail Makers some serious altitude

Fundraiser on Wednesdsay, October 9th

  • Oct 5, 2019

Ancient path continues to lead elder home

Akisq’nuk First Nation to open trail to visitors during summer months

Picking a playground

Martin Morigeau Elementary School unveils new accessible playground

Fall fun at the Radium library

Storytime returns; October Food for Books initiative, and more

  • Sep 26, 2019

Thrift store seeks able volunteers

Forget Crossfit - thrift store seeks strong volunteers to huck 20 lb bags on a weekly basis

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

Making a splash for B.C. and World Rivers Day

Sunday, Sept. 22nd group paddle down the Columbia River; film in the evening

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act