The Parks Canada Agency Act calls on the Minister to seek input on the matters for which Parks Canada is responsible, and historically, these Minister Round Tables have been closed off to the opinions of the general public. Until now.
Art Twomey died in a helicopter crash in his beloved Purcell Mountains twenty years ago this January.
In 2016, 423 people received a life-saving transplant in British Columbia, the most transplants performed in a year in this province.
PHOTO: Selkirk College Saints forward Jonas Horvath and Simon Fraser University’s Adam Callegari tangle during a faceoff at Friday night’s BCIHL game at the Castlegar & District Recreation Complex.
On January 18, 2017 the Salmo RCMP received a call from a Nelson resident advising her boyfriend had activated an emergency distress signal on his SPOT GPS.
Revelstoke, BC: Avalanche Canada is issuing a Special Public Avalanche Warning for recreational backcountry users from Friday January 20 to the end of day Monday January 23.
TRAIL, BC CANADA – The Trail Regional Airport (YZZ) accommodated 20,540 passengers in 2016, an increase of 752 (4%) passengers from 2015.
HIGH AVALANCHE DANGER MEANS: Very dangerous avalanche conditions. Travel in avalanche terrain not recommended. Natural avalanches likely; human-triggered avalanches very likely. Large avalanches in many areas; or very large avalanches in specific areas. MORE FROM AVALANCHE.CA