2016 Rossland Winter Carnival, taking place January 28 through January 31st.

Featured Photo credit – Larry Doell

Columbia Power is a proud sponsor of the 2016 Rossland Winter Carnival, taking place January 28 through January 31st. Columbia Power representatives Matt Tonner and Geoff Coke and Rossland Winter Carnival organizers Tara Kowalchuk and Richard Reid fittingly posed in front of the Olaus Jeldness statue in downtown Rossland, the Norwegian miner who started the event in 1898. For more information about Rossland Winter Carnival visit: www.rosslandwintercarnival.com.  From left to right Matt Tonner, Tara Kowalchuk, Richard Reid and Geoff Coke.

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Mr. & Mrs. P. A. Woodward’s Foundation makes $27,925 Starlite Gift

Featured photo:   (center) Jackie Lee-Son, Executive Director of the Mr. & Mrs. P. A. Woodward’s Foundation is joined by Donna Grainger, EKFH and Jan Race, Assistant Manager Diagnostic Imaging on a recent tour of the East Kootenay Regional Hospital

TMTVNEWS.COM, Cranbrook, BC…   EKFH’s 8th annual Starlite Campaign is drawing nearer to a close however its latest gift couldn’t be more appropriately aligned to the campaign’s focus of supporting regional community health care programs.

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Nakusp B.C. man faces explosives charges after dynamite found in home

B.C. Southeast District, Nakusp, Police Dog Services, Explosives Disposal Services (Provincial)

TMTVNEWS.COM – The BC RCMP Explosives Disposal Unit (EDU) attended Nakusp, BC on Monday evening and examined material found in a home. The EDU officers confirmed that the items found in the home were explosives.

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Explosives found in Nakusp BC home, residences evacuated

B.C. Southeast District, Nakusp, Explosives Disposal Services (Provincial), Police Dog Services

TMTVNEWS.COM (RCMP) – The Nakusp RCMP has taken immediate public safety measure precautions and has evacuated two residences at a mobile home park in Nakusp. Nakusp RCMP officers located what may be explosives, during the execution of a search warrant at a residence early Monday morning.

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Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey

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Our first year of the Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey was a great success with participation from over 50 citizen scientists! Over 14,000 individual birds were counted during the spring migration surveys and over 40,000 individual birds were counted during the fall migration surveys! 43 high school students participated in fall migration surveys and 133 elementary students participated in outdoor birding field trips.  Thank you to all the committed and hard-working volunteers!

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