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6/30/2016

Former Revelstoke Mayor Appointed To Order Of Canada

Revelstoke's former Mayor Dr. Geoff Battersby was appointed to the Order of Canada on Thursday. The Order of Canada is one of our nation's highest civilian honours, and annually recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and national service. Dr. Battersby was among 113 people appointed on Thursday, with a ... Read More...
6/30/2016

New Fire Prohibitions Start Monday In Southeast Fire Centre

B.C's Southeast Fire Centre has announced a list of new fire prohibitions that will begin this coming Monday. Information Officer Karlie Shaughnessy has details on what actions are set to prohibited in the Fire Centre region that covers Revelstoke, Golden, and Invermere "This order prohibits the burning of waste, slash, ... Read More...
6/30/2016

Parks Canada Unveils Free Shuttle To Upper Lake Louise

A new offer from Parks Canada will give you a chance to visit Upper Lake Louise via a free shuttle bus. Visitor Experience Manager Michael St. Denis has details on the offer that starts Friday "On weekends, and Holidays, between July and Labour Day, we will have a shuttle going ... Read More...
6/28/2016

Canada Day Weekend Brings Reminder Of Fire Prohibitions

We've got a long-weekend on the way, and that's bringing a reminder of current fire prohibitions from the Kamloops Fire Centre. Information Officer Rachel Witt says Category 2&3 fires, exploding targets, and the use of fireworks all remain banned. The good news is that small campfires are still allowed, although ... Read More...
6/28/2016

Salmon Arm RCMP Issue Another Warning Regarding CRA Scam

RCMP in Salmon Arm are again warning locals about the on-going Canada Revenue scam. Police say they continue to receive complaints from residents about unusual phone calls and emails from people posing as employees of Canada Revenue. A Tuesday release says the best way to protect yourself is to never ... Read More...

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