Castlegar Newswire (Page 4)

Castlegar Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Castlegar, BC. (Page 4)

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  1. Krazy Canadian' snowmobiler of YouTube fame caught in fatal Kootenay avalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Canada.com

    Daniel Joseph Davidoff, known as a Krazy Canadian in YouTube snowmobiling videos, died in an avalanche near Castlegar on Monday. A Castlegar man nicknamed the "Krazy Canadian" and known for his daredevil winter adventure videos has been identified as the victim of a fatal avalanche that occurred earlier this week.

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  2. Three snowmobilers killed in two separate B.C. avalanchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Canada.com

    Experienced riders are urging fellow snowmobile enthusiasts to get serious about avalanche safety after the deaths of three more people this week. Two Alberta snowmobilers were killed Monday while exploring the backcountry as part of a group of seven near Blue River, northeast of Kamloops, and another man died after being buried by a slide near Castlegar.

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  3. Young: Diversity leads to entrepreneurial creationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... husband could complete his teaching degree. During this period, the couple had their first child while living in Castlegar. In 1999, Routley began to feel the itch toward self-employment and participated in the Community Futures program in her area ...

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  4. Extreme snowmobiler known as 'Krazy Canadian' killed in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | National Post

    An icon of extreme snowmobiling was one of three people killed in separate avalanches on the same day in British Columbia. Daniel Davidoff, 45, who was known as the "Krazy Canadian" after appearing in numerous snowmobiling adventure films, died Monday in mountains near his hometown of Castlegar, in south-central B.C. Davidoff was reported missing late that night after failing to return from a planned solo snowmobiling trip, said regional coroner Larry Marzinzik.

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  5. 'Krazy Canadian' snowmobiler of YouTube fame caught in fatal Kootenay avalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Canada.com

    Daniel Joseph Davidoff, known as a Krazy Canadian in YouTube snowmobiling videos, died in an avalanche near Castlegar on Monday. A Castlegar man nicknamed the "Krazy Canadian" and known for his daredevil winter adventure videos has been identified as the victim of a fatal avalanche that occurred earlier this week.

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  6. Popular daredevil snowmobiler 'Krazy Canadian' killed in B.C. avalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Daily Townsman

    The coroners service says 45-year-old Daniel Davidoff was found dead Monday in mountains near his hometown of Castlegar, in south-central B.C. He says a search team found the man's body on Tuesday morning near College Creek Forestry Rd., and determined he had been struck by a snowslide. Many people have posted online tributes to Davidoff, who was dubbed the "Krazy Canadian" for his appearances in numerous snowmobiling films showing his enthusiastic participation in the backcountry sport.

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  7. "Krazy Canadian" extreme snowmobiler killed in B.C. avalacheRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | 900 CHML AM

    But the B.C. Coroner's Service has now identified 45-year-old extreme snowmobiler Dan Davidoff as the victim of a fatal slide near Castlegar, Monday. Davidoff was reported missing by a family member when he failed to return from a solo ride, and was found buried near his sled the following day.

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  8. OT winner sends Spartans past Clan, onto league finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Langley Times

    ... face the top-seed Selkirk Saints in a best-of-three series beginning tonight (Friday). All three games are in Castlegar. Defenceman Blair Murphy was named a BCIHL first team all-star on Tuesday while forward PJ Buys and goaltender Silas Matthys were ...

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  9. 'Krazy Canadian' extreme snowmobiler identified as B.C. avalanche victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | CBC News

    ... out in the mountains alone, extreme snowmobiler Dan Davidoff, 45, was buried in an avalanche near his home in Castlegar and did not survive. Tributes to extreme snowmobiler Dan Davidoff have been posted on Facebook, following his death Monday in an ...

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  10. Another avalanche fatality in BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    The body of a 45-year old snowmobiler was found yesterday in the Castlegar area. The man had been reported overdue Monday evening.

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  11. Snowmobilers located safely, fatalities in other incidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | The Daily Townsman

    ... in contrast to a tragic situation in the West Kootenay and B.C. Interior as one snowmobiler was killed near Castlegar and two snowmobilers died in an avalanche in Wells Grey provincial park on Monday. The Castlegar incident was reported by RCMP ...

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  12. Whitcomb powers Cats to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Prince George Citizen

    A quick start propelled the LJ Contracting Cougars to a 5-2 win against the Castlegar Rebels in their first game of the B.C. Hockey Midget Tier 2 provincial championship tournament. In the game, played Monday night at Kin 1, the Cats had a 3-0 lead after the first period and were up 4-0 by the end of the second.

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  13. Why 'kindness meters' are a horrible way to deal with panhandlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | MacLeans

    ... proponents argue. The idea is gaining traction. Over the last year the meters have sprung up in communities from Castlegar, B.C., to Truro, N.S., and are being considered in several others. But as more towns and cities adopt kindness meters, often ...

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  14. Famous faces in West Kootenay/BoundaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Arrow Lakes News

    ... returned to Trail in 1988 to perform with wife June Carter. Frank Sinatra's plane supposedly stopped to refuel in Castlegar sometime in the early 1950s. He startled locals by popping into a cafe to say hello. In 1991, the BC government brought ...

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  15. Home ice heroics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Prince George Citizen

    ... against the Williams Lake Timberwolves - will open provincials at 6:45 p.m. on Monday with a game against the Castlegar Rebels. On Tuesday, the Cats will take on the Fort St. John Flyers at 6:15 p.m. and they'll close out pool play with a Wednesday ...

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  16. FortisBC FortisBC receives approval to build new Kootenay facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Electric Energy Online

    FortisBC has received regulatory approval from the BC Utilities Commission to build a new Kootenay Operations Centre in Castlegar. B.C. and will begin construction as early as May. Once complete, the new facility will centralize many key operations to better serve electricity customers in the region and replace facilities that have reached their end-of-life.

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  17. IH moving laundry services to OkanaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | The Daily Townsman

    ... will occur with the support of the distribution centres, one of which will be located in Cranbrook (with others in Castlegar, Penticton and Kamloops," wrote Hardt in an email to the Daily Townsman. Other affected sites across Interior Health ...

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  18. The Kootenay SteamersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Daily Townsman

    ... Wyoming. The Kootenay River runs south from near Golden and then back north to drain into the Columbia River near Castlegar. The Columbia River runs north from Columbia Lake near Canal Flats and then south and west through the United States to ...

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  19. B.C. allows 'sneaky' tuition increases, says the NDPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Fighting for Stanley

    ... bunch of fees that are very clearly not allowed under the policy."Corrigan cited documents from Selkirk College in Castlegar, where a proposed new-student services fee of $139 to $207 will increase overall tuition by 4.5 per cent in ...

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  20. Martial artists called to action for BBBC campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... Dean Siminoff, head instructor for Kootenay Christian Martial Arts of Nelson, British Columbia with locations in Castlegar and South Slocan. Master Siminoff departed for Africa on February 19 to meet and train with martial artists in the regions of ...

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