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Updated: Trees toppled as winds hit 96 km/h in storm

Updated: Trees toppled as winds hit 96 km/h in storm

Trees are blocking roads across Revelstoke and 3,500 customers lost power in fierce wind storm

Updated: Trees toppled as winds hit 96 km/h in storm
A quick look at past wildfires around Revelstoke

A quick look at past wildfires around Revelstoke

Revelstoke may seem immune to wildfires, but that doesn’t mean there hasn’t been threats in the past

A quick look at past wildfires around Revelstoke
How ready is Revelstoke for a wildfire?

How ready is Revelstoke for a wildfire?

Is Revelstoke at risk of a wildfire, and what would happen if one threatened the community?

How ready is Revelstoke for a wildfire?
Paint is splattered on the Trans-Canada Highway after a tractor-trailer lost part of its load on Wednesday afternoon. ~ Photo by the Revelstoke RCMP

Trans-Canada Highway gets paint job near Revelstoke

Tractor-trailer loses part of load, causing 1,134 litres of drywall paint to spill onto highway

Paint is splattered on the Trans-Canada Highway after a tractor-trailer lost part of its load on Wednesday afternoon. ~ Photo by the Revelstoke RCMP
Smoke from the Mountain Creek wildfire in Glacier National Park can be seen from the highway corridor. ~ Photo by R. Schmidt, Parks Canada

Updated: Glacier National Park wildfire grows to 1,000 hectares

Mountain Creek fire continues to grow, but is not threatening any people or infrastructure

Smoke from the Mountain Creek wildfire in Glacier National Park can be seen from the highway corridor. ~ Photo by R. Schmidt, Parks Canada
Smoke from the Mountain Creek wildfire, the most significant one in Glacier National Park, can be seen from the highway corridor. ~ Photo by R. Schmidt, Parks Canada

Firefighters tackling small blazes near Revelstoke

No serious fires in Southeast Fire Centre or national parks yet, but danger is high to extreme

Smoke from the Mountain Creek wildfire, the most significant one in Glacier National Park, can be seen from the highway corridor. ~ Photo by R. Schmidt, Parks Canada
Revelstoke Backcountry Guides is seeking tenure of an area just east of Revelstoke. ~ Image by Revelstoke Backcountry Guides

Revelstoke guide seeks backcountry ski hut tenure

Mike Bromberg of Revelstoke Backcountry Guides applying for tenure for heli-access & hut-based touring

Revelstoke Backcountry Guides is seeking tenure of an area just east of Revelstoke. ~ Image by Revelstoke Backcountry Guides

City of Revelstoke seeks to have dogs that attacked teen put down

City has applied in court to have dogs euthanized after attack on teenage girl

New Syrian refugee family chosen for Revelstoke

New Syrian refugee family chosen for Revelstoke

The Alsowwans, a family of four, have been selected to come to Revelstoke

New Syrian refugee family chosen for Revelstoke
Lightning sparks small wildfires throughout Southeast Fire Centre

Lightning sparks small wildfires throughout Southeast Fire Centre

28 small fires started in southeastern B.C. on Monday, but none are threatening

Lightning sparks small wildfires throughout Southeast Fire Centre
Revelstoke wildfire crews battling Ashcroft blaze

Revelstoke wildfire crews battling Ashcroft blaze

Monashee and Columbia Unit Crews are battling 7,300-hectare wildfire near Ashcroft and Cache Creek

Revelstoke wildfire crews battling Ashcroft blaze
Revelstoke ski jumping history recognized

Revelstoke ski jumping history recognized

Parks Canada hosts ceremony recognizing historic significance of ski jumping in Mount Revelstoke

Revelstoke ski jumping history recognized
Seth Bafaro traded to Saskatoon Blades

Seth Bafaro traded to Saskatoon Blades

Revelstoke Minor Hockey product traded to Saskatoon from Tri-City Americans

Seth Bafaro traded to Saskatoon Blades
Top City of Revelstoke earners for 2016 revealed

Top City of Revelstoke earners for 2016 revealed

Statement of Financial Information reveals top city earners, councillor expenses

Top City of Revelstoke earners for 2016 revealed
Accused drug trafficker a no-show in Revelstoke court

Accused drug trafficker a no-show in Revelstoke court

Kelly Mitchell Hanson Loepkky is charged with trafficking heroin laced with fentanyl

Accused drug trafficker a no-show in Revelstoke court
Dangerous dog rules approved by Revelstoke council

Dangerous dog rules approved by Revelstoke council

Council approves changes to animal control bylaw, municipal tree bylaw, and more.

Dangerous dog rules approved by Revelstoke council
Garbage bear in Columbia Park euthanized

Garbage bear in Columbia Park euthanized

Bear was reported walking into garages with people in them and getting into garbage

Garbage bear in Columbia Park euthanized
The Thomas Brook area consists of 22 properties located near the base of Revelstoke Mountain Resort. ~ Image from the City of Revelstoke

Jake & Jay gets Thomas Brook water & sewer contract

Revelstoke council asks questions after project cost comes it at 24 per cent more than budgeted

The Thomas Brook area consists of 22 properties located near the base of Revelstoke Mountain Resort. ~ Image from the City of Revelstoke
Canada Day in Revelstoke: then & now

Canada Day in Revelstoke: then & now

Revelstoke gears up for Canada 150 celebrations

Canada Day in Revelstoke: then & now
City set to sign contract for new skateboard park

City set to sign contract for new skateboard park

City of Revelstoke to hire Newline Skateparks to build skateboard next summer at cost of $730,000

City set to sign contract for new skateboard park