Local News

Be River Wise This Summer

One-day river safety program for kids this summer

  • Jul 3, 2019

Anne Jardine recognized for tireless service

Ms. Jardine awarded Volunteer of the Year award for Area G

  • Jul 3, 2019

Hobo the eagle returned to the wild after run-in with train

Invermere Veterinary Hospital and flight cage bring recovery to juvenile eagle

Trudeau on Trans Mountain and climate action
Documents shed light on seniors poverty figures used by federal Liberals
Money Monitor: Summer travel deals require flexibility
Study says rents in most cities are unaffordable for lower-income earners

RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts for Columbia Valley RCMP week of June 24-30th

  • Jul 2, 2019

Green Party invites the public to meet the two candidates vying for Kootenay Columbia nomination

Meetings in Cranbrook and Revelstoke; candidate will be chosen on July 14

No Stopping Zone Rescinded

Olive Lake and Cobb Lake remain closed

  • Jul 2, 2019

Closing on the Details by JoAnne

JoAnne Willox closing her store after no luck selling it

Financial burdens jeopardize former DTSS grad’s dreams

GoFundMe set up for Kyla Smith

  • Jun 28, 2019

Not your typical burger

Hamburgers on Wonderbread to perform at the Steamboat Mountain Music Festival

8th Steamboat music fest next weekend

Come to the community of Edgewater for the 8th annual Steamboat Mountain Music Festival.

Strawberry summer love

When I smell strawberries, I think summer and when I taste strawberries, I think love.

  • Jun 27, 2019

Vision for a music venue in Canal Flats

The official kickoff for the Flats Venue & Stage is Saturday, July 6th.

Judge orders social media apology for sexual assault trial in Invermere

Victim says she feels good about sentencing, that she finally feels heard

Grand opening Thursday at Valley’s new rec centre

All are welcome to attend Thursday, June 27th, 6-8 p.m.

Branching out to support alternative brain research

Hundreds of cyclists ride from Panorama for the annual fundraiser event

  • Jun 26, 2019

Public feedback closes soon on draft Lake Windermere OCP

RDEK seeks public feedback before July 10th

  • Jun 26, 2019

Fawn-nabbing male caught and fined

COS follows up on reports of man walking into beer store with fawn

RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts for Columbia Valley RCMP June 17th-23rd

  • Jun 26, 2019

Artist to paddle length of Columbia River this summer

Claire Dibble to leave Canal Flats on her journey this July

  • Jun 26, 2019

First Nations included in latest Columbia River Treaty talks

Seventh round of negotiations between Canada and U.S. wrap up in Washington D.C.