Revelstoke Review Staff

A snowboarder in the Selkirk Mountains. (Photo by Dan Stewart)

Revelstoke to host top snowboarders in world-renowned competition

Revelstoke Mountain Resort is set to host stop two on the Natural Selection Tour

A snowboarder in the Selkirk Mountains. (Photo by Dan Stewart)
The entrance to the ghost town at Three Valley Gap. (Contributed by Diana Bostock)

Frightening fun for the whole family at Three Valley Gap

The hotel will host its first Night Fright on Oct. 28, 29, and 30

The entrance to the ghost town at Three Valley Gap. (Contributed by Diana Bostock)
A crew of BC Hydro workers were replacing spacers and insulators on an electrical transmission tower when one worker sustained an electrical shock and was seriously injured. (BC Hydro)

BC Hydro fined $678,000 for workplace violation near Revelstoke

A worker was seriously injured after sustaining an electrical shock on-site

A crew of BC Hydro workers were replacing spacers and insulators on an electrical transmission tower when one worker sustained an electrical shock and was seriously injured. (BC Hydro)
The Community Connections (Revelstoke) Society will carry out energy retrofits and repairs with support from the Trust. (Columbia Basin Trust)

Columbia Basin Trust funding supports sustainability projects

Community-purpose buildings in 12 communities received $1.2 million in support

The Community Connections (Revelstoke) Society will carry out energy retrofits and repairs with support from the Trust. (Columbia Basin Trust)
The Kootenay Association for Science and Technology (KAST) is helping woman entrepreneurs grow their technology-based businesses by introducing the Woman in Tech Entrepreneurship Mastermind Program. (Contributed-KAST)

New program designed to help women tech entrepreneurs in the Kootenays

The event is taking place virtually or in Nelson

The Kootenay Association for Science and Technology (KAST) is helping woman entrepreneurs grow their technology-based businesses by introducing the Woman in Tech Entrepreneurship Mastermind Program. (Contributed-KAST)
A work crew planted more than 400 trees and shrubs in Blanket Creek Provincial Park on Oct. 2-3, 2021. (Contributed-CSISS)

Restoration project continues at Blanket Creek Provincial Park

Volunteers planted more than 400 trees and shrubs

A work crew planted more than 400 trees and shrubs in Blanket Creek Provincial Park on Oct. 2-3, 2021. (Contributed-CSISS)
An off-duty Revelstoke RCMP officer and his 11-year-old son saved capsized canoers Sept. 6. (Pixabay photo)

Off-duty Revelstoke Mountie and son, 11, rescue capsized canoers

The two men tipped their canoe in Griffin Lake over the weekend

An off-duty Revelstoke RCMP officer and his 11-year-old son saved capsized canoers Sept. 6. (Pixabay photo)
RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Capital News)

1 dead, 4 injured in Highway 1 crash east of Revelstoke

Crash has shut down the highway

RCMP. (Phil McLachlan - Capital News)
Stumped by Steve Milroy is one of many pieces that can be seen on the Castlegar Sculpturewalk, which is venue No. 11 of the Columbia Basin Culture Tour that is taking place Aug. 7 and 8 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Photo by D. Gluns)
Stumped by Steve Milroy is one of many pieces that can be seen on the Castlegar Sculpturewalk, which is venue No. 11 of the Columbia Basin Culture Tour that is taking place Aug. 7 and 8 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Photo by D. Gluns)
Karen Kornelsen has been appointed to the role of Slocan Valley Small Business Support Advisor. (Contributed)

New business advisor hired for Slocan Valley

Karen Kornelsen will be working at Community Futures Cetnral Kootenay

Karen Kornelsen has been appointed to the role of Slocan Valley Small Business Support Advisor. (Contributed)
Aidan McLaren-Caux is the Nakusp and Area Development Board’s new economic development coordinator. (Contributed)

Nakusp councillor hired as economic development coordinator for Nakusp and Area Development Board

Aidan McLaren-Caux will be coordinating economic strategy and action

Aidan McLaren-Caux is the Nakusp and Area Development Board’s new economic development coordinator. (Contributed)
Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s Pipe Mountain Coaster reopens June 4. Jennifer Blyth photo

Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s pipe coaster opening June 4

Other summer attractions will be opening June 19

Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s Pipe Mountain Coaster reopens June 4. Jennifer Blyth photo
(Metro Creative photo)

Youth summer fishing challenge: Go fishing, take a photo, then enter to win!

Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC’s contest returns this summer

(Metro Creative photo)
Biking in the Revelstoke area. (Liam Harrap-Revelstoke Review)

Show local trails some love on June 5, BC Trails Day

Organisations across BC hosting events to celebrate the day

Biking in the Revelstoke area. (Liam Harrap-Revelstoke Review)
Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s Aerial Adventure Park will open June 19. (Tom Poole photo)

Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s pipe coaster opening June 4

Other summer attractions will be opening June 19

Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s Aerial Adventure Park will open June 19. (Tom Poole photo)
A view of Nakusp. (Photo: Kootenay Rockies)

Funding for recovery advisor granted in Nakusp and Slocan Valley

The service will be available through Community Futures

A view of Nakusp. (Photo: Kootenay Rockies)
Carbon Key was created by Kate Tupper and chosen by Revelstoke’s Public Art Committee to be featured in front of city hall for a year. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

New sculpture installed in front of Revelstoke City Hall

Kate Tupper’s Carbon Key will be on display for a year

Carbon Key was created by Kate Tupper and chosen by Revelstoke’s Public Art Committee to be featured in front of city hall for a year. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Enrolment is up overall in the district. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School

Nakusp Elementary School closed due to COVID-19 exposures

There are staff constraints due to isolation requirements

Enrolment is up overall in the district. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School
A view of Revelstoke from a helicopter. (Photo via Revelstoke Search and Rescue)

Search and rescue should be a last resort-Revelstoke Search and Rescue

‘We are happy to rescue you but not your stuff’

A view of Revelstoke from a helicopter. (Photo via Revelstoke Search and Rescue)
The Columbia Basin Trust is hosting a virtual shop local campaign in March and April. (Columbia Basin Trust)

Virtual festival promoting Columbia Basin businesses coming up March 23-April 27

Learn about products and services you can find locally

The Columbia Basin Trust is hosting a virtual shop local campaign in March and April. (Columbia Basin Trust)