Dan Walton

New legislation forces Radium to upgrade fire protection

New provincial legislation will require a certain level of training for emergency responders to enter buildings on fire.

KIJHL: Triple loss weekend for Rockies

The Rockies had a slow start to a long weekend, but the team's recent trades have begun to make an impact on the scoresheets

Free KIJHL coverage in all Black Press communities

Black Press has combined all of its KIJHL coverage for free online access

KIJHL: Trades brings new faces to Columbia Valley Rockies

There’s been a big turnover on the bench of the Columbia Valley Rockies

Mainroad’s East Kootenay performance scrutinized

Poor travelling conditions have caused many drivers in the East Kootenay to express frustration with Mainroad.

KIJHL: Rockets butcher Rockies during double-header

The Rockets flattened the Rockies last weekend when the two hockey clubs played a home-and-home

Canal Flats council given water update

The previous assembly of council from the Village of Canal Flats held their final meeting Monday, November 24th.

Dee Conklin chairs final meeting as mayor

Dee Conklin chaired her final council meeting as mayor of Radium last week

KIJHL: Spokane stops Rockies’ roll

Road closures saw the Columbia Valley Rockies’ workload cut in half last weekend.

Invermere entrepreneur starting up therapeutic backpacking

An Invermere native is working to offer backpacking adventures as a method of therapy for people living with mental illness

RDEK powers planning for Wilder Memorial Park

Members of the Fairmont Lions are figuring out the best way to turn donated land into a park

Multi use committee preparing for personnel change

A fundraising committee has been appointed for the multi-use centre after a brief meeting more than a week ago.

Columbia Valley election results

Election results are in for the Columbia Valley civic elections.

RDEK Area F Director All-Candidates Forum

Area F director candidates for the Regional District of East Kootenay pitch their platforms.

District of Invermere All-Candidates Forum

Five candidates are vying for four council positions at the District of Invermere.

School District 6 All-Candidates Forum

Two candidates vying for the role of Area 4 trustee differentiated themselves at last week’s School District 6 forum.

KIJHL: Rockies winless after three-game road trip

The Columbia Valley Rockies came home from a three-game road trip without a win.

Shuswap chief of 34 years voted out

Last week’s election saw two new councillors replace chief Paul Sam and Alice Sam.

Shuswap chief turfed

Two out of three council members were replaced after the Shuswap First Nation's general election

Windermere water upgrade making progress



The Regional District of East Kootenay is going over the ins and outs of providing potable water in Windermere.