Local News

Taking the colours of love to the street

Students go from plan to completion on rainbow crosswalk project

RCMP Report

A weekly roundup of some of the more interseting callouts for Columbia Valley RCMP

Missing Valley girl still sought

Brenda Byman mysteriously disappeared in 1961

Living Lakes Canada at global water conference in Spain

Columbia Valley’s Kat Hartwig, executive director attends international forum

  • May 22, 2019

Navigating the ‘wildfire season’

A look to the summer ahead and what experts study when it comes to wildfire predictions

RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts for Columbia Valley RCMP this past week

  • May 22, 2019
600 new campsites coming to spots across B.C. ahead of the 2019 season
Trudeau touts economic record at Liberal fundraiser in Vancouver
Alberta launches spring sitting with bill to kill provincial carbon tax
Trudeau announces new coast guard fleet

An act of reconciliation

Shuswap and District of Invermere collaborate through economic development initiative

Recreation plans, Segways and a take-out restaurant in Radium

Eclectic collection of topics discussed at last Radium Council meeting

Minimum wage goes up again

Increase goes in effect June 1st to $13.85 per hour

  • May 17, 2019

Kootenay National Park No Stopping Zone in effect

No stopping and area closures during bear

  • May 16, 2019

Behold! Better behaviour breaks down Basin-wide bear battles

Human / bear conflict numbers down

  • May 16, 2019

Studying the source of Columbia Lake

Columbia Lake Stewardship Society undertakes study of Valley lake

  • May 16, 2019

Heroic water rescue

Pre-teen saved younger friend at Wasa Lake

Canal Flats Council briefs

Budgets, zoning, grants and more

  • May 16, 2019

RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts this past week for Columbia Valley RCMP

  • May 16, 2019

An Everest fundraiser

Man set to climb elevation of Mt. Everest in one day to raise school lunch funds

Myles and Mom: Invermere’s miracle baby

Invermere’s miracle baby

  • May 12, 2019

Summit dinner honours local woman

Summit dinner

  • May 11, 2019