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RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts for Columbia Valley RCMP

Columbia Valley’s COS and WildSafe team

The front lines of conflict reduction between humans and wildlife in the Columbia Valley

Power is in the people at CLTC

Update on the Columbia Lake Technology Centre

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

Invermere Council briefs

Weirs, eaves, and a border business

Greening up the future

Green New Deal town hall meeting Sunday, June 9th

Good vibes onsite; complaints from a distance

Three years in, Mr. Burgoyne is still trying to make peace with the neighbouring community

Roadwork around Premier Lake and Wasa townsite next two weeks

Road repair may involve detours

  • Jun 6, 2019

Canal Flats Council briefs

Proposed pavilion at public park

  • Jun 5, 2019

RCMP Report

A selection of callouts from Columbia Valley RCMP this past week

  • Jun 5, 2019

Funding announced for First Nations housing

More than $1 million between Akis’qnuk and Shuswap for renos and new housing initiatives

Love of books shows love to kids

Local teacher Joanne Steedman this year’s literacy award winner for her tireless promotion of literacy

One life saved, another lost

Calgary man, 20, died after saving a child at Windermere beach

Smoke from Alberta wildfires shrouds East Kootenay towns

Air quality health index rating for the Cranbrook area showing moderate risk to health

Youth learn leadership through volunteer program

Interact Club at DTSS

  • May 31, 2019

Tofino’s ‘Mushroom Man’ wins Top Chef Canada Season 7

Chef Paul Moran of 1909 Kitchen at Tofino Resort + Marina won the $100,000 prize and Top Chef title.

Fairmont airport gets funding for upgrades

$17,000 to cover electronics replacements

  • May 30, 2019

Spring search for Elizabeth Stewart has turned up no clues so far

RCMP still looking for anyone with information on Ms. Stewart’s disappearance

B.C government sinks Pedley marina proposal

60-slip marina was planned for joint use by Pedley and Baltac neighbourhoods

RCMP Report

Some of the more interesting callouts for Columbia Valley RCMP last week

  • May 28, 2019

A new recipe for Food Bank future

Work gets underway on new facility for Columbia Valley Food Bank