Friday Dec 13
The Free Press
Sparwood community seeks support for long-time resident
"We will help" stands out in bold on the poster circulating throughout Sparwood as a local man suffering from lung cancer can no longer face his struggles alone, and his friends are seeking community support for help.
Kensington Power Income Fund completes investment in Mistral Power
TORONTO , Dec. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Kensington Capital Advisors Inc. is pleased to announce an investment by the Kensington Power Income Fund for the purchase of the Crowsnest Pass Power Plant from Mistral Power Inc. Following the completion of this investment, the Kensington Power Income Fund owns all or part of six different power plants located in ... (more)
Randall Hopley is shown in a police photo. the Canadian Press/Ho, Vancouver police
A convicted child abductor who was declared a long-term offender Friday and sentenced to more than seven years in prison received words of forgiveness and encouragement from his victim's father.
Prince Albert Daily Herald
Randall Hopley faces 'indeterminate' jail time for B.C. child abduction
A convicted child abductor could spend the rest of his life in prison if a British Columbia Supreme Court judge declares him a dangerous offender today.
The Globe and Mail
B.C. prepared to risk water quality on Elk Valley coal mine
The Line Creek mine is located approximately 25 kilometres north of Sparwood in southeastern British Columbia.
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Sparwood passing lane has been completed
Left to right, Andrew MacIntyre and Mandy McGregor, Sparwood Councillors; Ken Wildeman, Elkford Councillor; Lois Halko, Mayor of Sparwood; Jack Bennetto, District Highways Manager; Bill Bennett, MLA for Kootenay East; Mary Giuliano, Mayor of Fernie; and Mike Sosnowski, Area A Regional Director, celebrating the completion of the Sparwood Passing ... (more)
The Free Press
Elk Valley Water Quality Plan open houses hosted by Teck
Teck held an open house at the Fernie Senior Citizens' Drop-In Centre on Nov. 14 to consult the public regarding the Elk Valley Water Quality Plan.