Local News

UPDATE: Coast Guard recovers cruise ship passenger who went overboard near Juan de Fuca Strait

The 73-year old man was aboard a ship heading to Victoria, and fell overboard around 4:30 a.m.

Details revealed about 2016 kidnap-torture cases in B.C.

Langley woman sentenced to five years for two abductions

Polluted water did not reach rivers: Teck

Teck Coal responds to B.C. Government report, which shows the company was fined $78,100 last year.

Council seeks public input to allow docks on Columbia Lake properties

About 10 people show up to public hearing to express favour or opposition

Edgewater emergency exodus

Firefighters hang up the hose in protest over layoffs

City worker who died in Fernie ammonia leak memorialized with walking trail

A walking trail has been named in honour of a victim of Fernie’s fatal gas leak.

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B.C. fans cheer as France wins its second World Cup title
Fire crews work to save eagles in nest as wildfire blazes in Kamloops
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Humpback whale swims under boat off shores of Quadra Island

Nursing a need

DTSS grad travels to Africa to take part in educational experience through universtiy program

Damages decreased by Court of Appeal in Kazakoff vs. Taft case

Appeal decreases costs Invermere mayor required to pay

Invermere Fire Chief Roger Ekman retires after 40 years of service

Celebration at Columbia Valley Centre honours his decades of service to community

Canada Day in the Columbia Valley

Two fireworks, a parade, and events all day long to celebrate Canada’s birthday

IH says no cases of bacterial meningitis confirmed

Some concern as a few Kimberley students presented with meningitis-like symptoms

Columbia Valley ATV rollover kills one

Operator was arrested for impaired driving causing death

  • Jun 25th, 2018

B.C. man wins job he was denied after saying he had depression

Transport Canada has been order to give Chris Hughes a high-level job and nearly $500,000

Gun, drugs and cash seized in arrest of alleged B.C. fentanyl dealer

Vancouver Island man Brent Connors is facing nine charges in relation to investigation

New wildfire by Whiteswan

Lightning-caused blaze at 7 hectares

RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts by Valley RCMP last week

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Solar panels charging the future at Columbia Valley Centre

Panels offset power costs at new multiuse centre in Invermere

Valley reaches top 20 ‘friendliest towns’ in Canada

Invermere and Radium Hot Springs receive high praise on popular travel booking website

Jane’s Walk rolls into Invermere

Accessibility walk happens Thursday, June 21st

  • Jun 21st, 2018

New era for old mill

Canal Flats mill to be transformed into tech centre