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Darryl Willoughby and Margaret Pacaud are both retiring from Community Futures after 47 combined years with the organization.

Changes afoot at Community Futures as veteran employees retire

Darryl Willoughby, Margaret Pacaud retiring from Community Futures, taking 47 years of combined experience with the organization with them.

Darryl Willoughby and Margaret Pacaud are both retiring from Community Futures after 47 combined years with the organization.
The new Big Eddy Park playground.

Big Eddy Park gets new playground

The playground in Big Eddy Park has been expanded and equipment replaced, the City of Revelstoke announced Wednesday.

The new Big Eddy Park playground.
RCMP investigators work at the home of shooting suspect Justin Bourque in Moncton

Revelstoke RCMP to pay tribute to slain Moncton officers

Revelstoke RCMP holding memorial service on Tuesday at 11 a.m. to celebrate lives of three officers who were killed in Moncton last week.

RCMP investigators work at the home of shooting suspect Justin Bourque in Moncton
Revelstoke Secondary School teachers Jeff Colvin and Sarah Vincent join their colleagues in picketing outside RSS Tuesday morning.

Revelstoke teachers back on strike Friday

Revelstoke teachers back on strike this Friday, and possibly longer depending on the result of a strike vote being held today and tomorrow.

Revelstoke Secondary School teachers Jeff Colvin and Sarah Vincent join their colleagues in picketing outside RSS Tuesday morning.
Revelstoke RCMP lay out drugs on the table from a May 7 seizure on the Trans-Canada Highway.

Revelstoke RCMP traffic stops lead to drug seizures

Revelstoke RCMP made two separate drug seizures on the Trans-Canada Highway this week, seizing large amounts of marijuana and cocaine.

Revelstoke RCMP lay out drugs on the table from a May 7 seizure on the Trans-Canada Highway.
Pianist Sarah Hagen is performing a Mother's Day show at the Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre this Sunday.

Classical duo playing Mother’s Day show

Pianist Sarah Hagen will be teaming up with cellist Rebecca Wenham for a special Mother's Day concert this Sunday.

Pianist Sarah Hagen is performing a Mother's Day show at the Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre this Sunday.

Update: Water outage in Columbia Park expanded

Several neighbourhoods in Columbia Park will be without water on Friday as the city works to repair a broken water line.

Workers lowered the 137-tonne Mica 5 turbine into the new

Photo: Mica Dam Unit 5 turbine lowered into place

Workers lowered the Mica Dam number 5 generator into place on April 11. The 137-tonne unit required ultra-precision placement.

Workers lowered the 137-tonne Mica 5 turbine into the new
Prominent Revelstoke resident Kay Beruschi celebrates her 100th birthday this week. Kay was born and raised in Revelstoke

Photo: Kay Beruschi celebrates 100th birthday

Prominent Revelstoke resident Kay Beruschi celebrates her 100th birthday with an April 12 party at the Regent Hotel from 1:30–3 p.m.

Prominent Revelstoke resident Kay Beruschi celebrates her 100th birthday this week. Kay was born and raised in Revelstoke
Shambhala music festival announced their headliners this morning.

Shambhala lineup drops this morning

Shambhala fans were drawn to their computer screens this morning as the electronic music festival announced their 2014 lineup.

Shambhala music festival announced their headliners this morning.

UPDATED: Man killed in Gray Creek Pass avalanche

A snowmobiler from Crawford Bay has been killed in an avalanche in the Gray Creek Pass on the east side of Kootenay Lake on Tuesday.

Poppy ska/reggae performers hailing from the Coast

Redeye Empire plays the Big Eddy Pub

Redeye Empire have put up some party shows in Revelstoke in the past, and should be a good fit with the spring weather vibe

Poppy ska/reggae performers hailing from the Coast

Avalanche danger closes Trans-Canada west of Revelstoke overnight

Highway officials say rapidly warming temperatures and rain have created a high avalanche hazard for the Trans-Canada west of Revelstoke

The Kamloops Storm downed the Grizzlies 7–3 at the Forum on Feb. 14.

Grizzlies’ ready to den down after hard season

The Revelstoke Grizzlies dismal season will mercifully come to an end this weekend

The Kamloops Storm downed the Grizzlies 7–3 at the Forum on Feb. 14.
Canadian Armed Forces artillery personnel shoot down an avalanche in Glacier National Park last weekend. The avalanche control brought down several large

Canadian Avalanche Centre issues special public avalanche warning

The Canadian Avalanche Centre has issued a special public avalanche warning for most of British Columbia for the coming weekend.

Canadian Armed Forces artillery personnel shoot down an avalanche in Glacier National Park last weekend. The avalanche control brought down several large
Dominic Unterberger.

Dominic Unterberger wins Lake Louise GS race

Revelstoke's Dominic Unterberger wins first FIS-level race in the giant slalom at the Keurig Cup race in Lake Louise last week.

Dominic Unterberger.
Revelstoke Highway Rescue volunteers are trained on the leased highway rescue truck.

Revelstoke Highway Rescue resumes after fire department leases truck

Revelstoke Highway Rescue leases a new truck after it's own vehicle was put out of commission indefinitely in a crash before Christmas.

Revelstoke Highway Rescue volunteers are trained on the leased highway rescue truck.
Damage caused by a Dec. 7 fire at a trailer on Lundell Road.

Frozen pipes lead to trailer fire

An afternoon fire on Saturday, Dec. 7 was the result of an errant attempt to use a space heater to thaw frozen water pipes.

Damage caused by a Dec. 7 fire at a trailer on Lundell Road.
In this Nov. 27 Rogers Pass highway-cam image

Trans-Canada car stops lead to two big marijuana seizures

Revelstoke RCMP seize 120 marijuana plants and 130 pounds of marijuana in two separate Trans-Canada highway stops last week.

In this Nov. 27 Rogers Pass highway-cam image
The Revelstoke Ski Club is hosting the fifth annual Snowflake Wine Festival at the Sutton Place Hotel this Saturday

Opening weekend Snowflake Wine Festival

The Revelstoke Ski Club is hosting the fifth annual Snowflake Wine Festival at the Sutton Place Hotel this Saturday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m.

The Revelstoke Ski Club is hosting the fifth annual Snowflake Wine Festival at the Sutton Place Hotel this Saturday