In a typical house fire, you could have as little as 1-2 minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds.
Continue reading Fire Prevention Week – Every Second Counts
The Columbia Valley RCMP are no longer seeking assistance in locating Dorian SAWATZKY. Unfortunately, Mr. SAWATZKY was found near Invermere BC deceased on October 3, 2017.
Continue reading Missing Invermere man Dorian SAWATZKY located deceased
KIMBERLEY, B.C. – The Teck Regional Dryland Camp in Kimberley was another success! 43 skiers and 9 coaches from across the East and West Kootenays came together for some fun-filled training.
Continue reading Teck Regional Dryland Camp (Kootenay): 3 Fun-Filled Days!
(NPD RELEASE) – The Nelson Police Department has noticed an increase in impaired driving by both alcohol and drug in recent days causing some individuals to have their vehicles seized and their driver’s licenses suspended.
Continue reading Nelson Police Department noticing an increase in impaired driving
Regional Cadet Support Unit, Pacific, (RCSU Pac) hosted a Regional Directed Activity (RDA) weekend for Sea, Army and Air Cadets from the West and East Kootenay’s.
Continue reading Cadets attend training weekend in Cranbrook
Celebrate ‘Bat Week’ with Kootenay Community Bat Project biologist, Leigh Anne Isaac.
Continue reading Nocturnal neighbours- our Columbia Valley Bats
British Columbians are being given the opportunity to provide input on new proposed grizzly bear regulations.
Continue reading Government to consult on grizzly bear trophy hunting ban
CASTLEGAR – The BC Wildfire Service is planning to burn piles of wood debris from a fuel treatment project in the Sitkum Creek area (about 11 kilometres northeast of Nelson) on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017.
Continue reading Wood debris burning scheduled northeast of Nelson in the Sitkum Creek area
The Columbia Valley RCMP are seeking the publics’ assistance in locating Dorian Grant Sawatsky, a missing Invermere resident.
Continue reading FOUND – Police need your help in finding missing person: Dorian Grant Sawatsky