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The Snowbirds fly in Quebec City in 2012.

Council briefs: Snowbirds show, Big Eddy water contract approved

Revelstoke council awards contract for Big Eddy water project to Mounce Construction; approve Snowbirds air show for July 26

The Snowbirds fly in Quebec City in 2012.
BC Provincial Wildlife Veterinarian

RCRW completes fourth caribou capture for maternity pen

Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild captured 12 female adult caribou for the fourth year of the maternity pen project in early April.

BC Provincial Wildlife Veterinarian
Recipients of donations from the Revelstoke Community Foundation gather at the Best Western Plus after receiving their cheques on Wednesday.

Revelstoke Community Foundation gives out $40,130

The Revelstoke Community Foundation gave out $40,130 to support 26 projects by 20 different community groups on Wednesday.

Recipients of donations from the Revelstoke Community Foundation gather at the Best Western Plus after receiving their cheques on Wednesday.
Shoppers line up at Wild Flight Farm's stall at the Revelstoke winter market on April. 27.

New Revelstoke farmers market could open mid-May

A second Revelstoke farmers market could start as early as May 13, though organizers are still waiting for final approval from city hall.

Shoppers line up at Wild Flight Farm's stall at the Revelstoke winter market on April. 27.
Downie Timber sends about 38 million board feet of cedar to the U.S. each year

Downie Timber says no layoffs planned as a result of softwood lumber tariffs

Downie Timber says it has been preparing for tariffs since last Softwood Lumber Agreement was signed in 2006.

Downie Timber sends about 38 million board feet of cedar to the U.S. each year
Only four councillors were at Tuesday's meeting when the budget was approved.

Revelstoke council approves 2017 budget

Council gave third reading to the city's 2017-21 Financial Plan without saying a word on Tuesday, putting it one vote away from adoption.

Only four councillors were at Tuesday's meeting when the budget was approved.
Revelstoke Mountain Resort cited its terrain park as one of the many investments it has made in the resort since 2008.

Revelstoke Mountain Resort responds to homeowners’ concerns

Revelstoke Mountain Resort said it is disappointed to hear about the concerns of homeowners and that it takes them seriously

Revelstoke Mountain Resort cited its terrain park as one of the many investments it has made in the resort since 2008.
The top three entries from the Revelstoke Trashion Show

Gallery: Trashion victims

Photos from the second annual Birch & Lace Trashion Show, held at Revelstoke Mountain Resort.

The top three entries from the Revelstoke Trashion Show
This image outlines the planned work for phase one of the Big Eddy water system upgrades.

Big Eddy water project bid $500,000 more than budgeted

The lowest bid for phase one of the Big Eddy Water project came in at 28 per cent more than budgeted,

This image outlines the planned work for phase one of the Big Eddy water system upgrades.
Nicole Fricot is Revelstoke's new economic development officer.

Nicole Fricot looks to prepare Revelstoke for economy of the future

Nicole Fricot ready for diverse challenges in position of director of economic development for City of Revelstoke

Nicole Fricot is Revelstoke's new economic development officer.
Ginger Shoji is surrounded by Begbie View Elementary students as she walks down Mackenzie Avenue Friday morning.

VIDEO: Ginger Shoji completes her walk surrounded by supporters

Ginger Shoji addresses students at Begbie View Elementary after completing her walk across Canada.

Ginger Shoji is surrounded by Begbie View Elementary students as she walks down Mackenzie Avenue Friday morning.
Begbie View Elementary students from Mrs. Haworth’s class head to the transfer station to learn about waste.

Revelstoke students go Beyond Recycling to reduce waste

Begbie View Elementary students take part in Wildsight's Beyond Recycling program to learn about reducing waste

Begbie View Elementary students from Mrs. Haworth’s class head to the transfer station to learn about waste.
Property owners at the Sutton Place Hotel at Revelstoke Mountain Resort have formed an association to advocate for growth at RMR.

Revelstoke Mountain Resort property owners unite to push for development

Group of home owners at Revelstoke Mountain Resort unite to push resort to move faster on developing the vision in its original master plan.

Property owners at the Sutton Place Hotel at Revelstoke Mountain Resort have formed an association to advocate for growth at RMR.
Rylan Kashuba (left) is the Libertarian Candidate and Duncan MacLeod is an independent candidate running for election in Columbia River-Revelstoke.

Two more candidates enter race in Columbia River-Revelstoke

Rylan Kashuba running for the Libertarian Party and Duncan Boyd MacLeod is running as an independent candidate.

Rylan Kashuba (left) is the Libertarian Candidate and Duncan MacLeod is an independent candidate running for election in Columbia River-Revelstoke.
Riders make their up way the Frisby Ridge trail

Beginners the focus of Revelstoke Cycling Association efforts in 2017

RCA building adaptive trail, pump track and skills area at Mount Macpherson, extending Frisby Ridge trail this summer.

Riders make their up way the Frisby Ridge trail
Skiers start their final run of the season at Revelstoke Mountain Resort as a paraglider flies off in the distance.

Record-setting season wraps up at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Revelstoke Mountain Resort increasing lift capacity by almost a third after setting a new record for skier visits this winter.

Skiers start their final run of the season at Revelstoke Mountain Resort as a paraglider flies off in the distance.
Phase one of Mackenzie Village consists of 46 units in seven buildings surrounding a courtyard. It is located on Nichol Road at the southwest corner of the Mackenzie Village property.

Mackenzie Village units go quickly in week one of sales

More than half of phase one of Mackenzie Village was sold in the first week, says developer David Evans.

Phase one of Mackenzie Village consists of 46 units in seven buildings surrounding a courtyard. It is located on Nichol Road at the southwest corner of the Mackenzie Village property.
Anthony Donato (left) and Richard Behncke of Lortap.

Business Beat: A look into Lortap

Lortap has grown from small cabinet shop that raised money for local ski patrol to become the biggest millworking shop in B.C. interior.

Anthony Donato (left) and Richard Behncke of Lortap.
Recipients of donations from Revelstoke Credit Union celebrate their awards.

Revelstoke Credit Union gives out $100,000 to community groups

The Revelstoke Credit Union gave out $100,000 to help fund 35 different community projects at its Annual General Meeting last week.

Recipients of donations from Revelstoke Credit Union celebrate their awards.
Three people were arrested in connection with a vehicle theft on Tuesday.

Three Revelstoke residents facing charges in connection with vehicle theft

Three Revelstoke residents are facing numerous charges in connection with a vehicle theft and high speed chase

Three people were arrested in connection with a vehicle theft on Tuesday.