Local News

$100,000 kicks off new wildfire recovery campaign

Campaign looks to “ReLeaf” fire affected areas

Windermere water upgrade project receives $6 million in funding

Gas tax funding also given to Invermere for sanitary sewer master plan

RCMP Report

Sgt. Bob Vatamaniuck says goodbye to the Valley this week

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Dissenting Ktunaxa citizen organizes Jumbo meeting

Seeks members to join in Cranbrook session with Glacier Resorts Ltd.

Columbia House garden fundraising begins

Society plans to build stunning, accessible garden for residents and visitors

Canal Flats contracts with RDEK for building services

Contract previously was with District of Invermere

No leads on Montreal boy missing since Monday: Police
'New wave' of anti-pipeline protests return to Trans Mountain site
Survivors tell stories at rally against '60s Scoop settlement
Protesters back at Kinder Morgan pipeline site, a day after court banned them

Quenching two thirsts

Knowledge and access to water go hand in hand

  • Mar 8th, 2018

Invermere and Radium discuss plastics ban

Straw and bag ban discussed at by Valley councillors

  • Mar 8th, 2018

Speculation tax raises concerns locally

While tax is not set for Valley currently, local officials want guarantee it won’t come later

Taft turns to realtor

District of Invermere mayor becomes Valley’s newest realtor on the block

Cougar kitten rescued

Cougar sent to Greater Vancouver Zoo

  • Mar 7th, 2018

B.C. MLA calls for equal pay in the workplace

Applause greets Surrey South politician’s quest to close economic gap

RDEK wary of provincial speculation tax

Board says it does not want the tax applied to real estate transactions in the area.

B.C. police departments to roll out electronic tickets

Starting March 5, five local police departments will try a pilot program to deliver eTickets

Buying into Home Energy Performance

East Kootenay REALTORS® learning the finer points of home energy efficiency and value

  • Feb 27th, 2018

Find your fit provincial program reaches Invermere Thursday, March 1st

Government program designed to ‘inspire future career choices’

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

High school students build projects for credit and community

Discover Trades program at COTR a unique opportunity for high school students

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

An Invermere Olympian through his dad’s eyes

Glenn Thomsen shares about his son’s journey to the world stage

Olympics through an Olympian’s eyes

And family support back home that makes the journey possible