Liam Harrap

View of Revelstoke from Big Eddy Bluffs. 
(Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)
View of Revelstoke from Big Eddy Bluffs. 
(Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)
Slack country this winter at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. (Photo by Konrad Scheiber)

Avalanche Canada to rely more heavily on recreational skiers for avalanche forecasting

COVID-19 has caused a huge drop in professional submitted avalanche data

Slack country this winter at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. (Photo by Konrad Scheiber)
Slack country this winter at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. (Photo by Konrad Scheiber)

Avalanche Canada to rely more heavily on recreational skiers for avalanche forecasting

COVID-19 has caused a huge drop in professional submitted avalanche data

Slack country this winter at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. (Photo by Konrad Scheiber)
A big snowfall in Revelstoke last winter. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
A big snowfall in Revelstoke last winter. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Skiing near Rogers Pass last winter. (Photo by Phil Tomlinson)

Skier breaks leg in Glacier National Park; Parks Canada advises caution this winter

It was the 17th search and rescue call of the year in the park

Skiing near Rogers Pass last winter. (Photo by Phil Tomlinson)
Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry poses with Nisha Yunus, who has been a residential care aide with Vancouver Coastal Health for 41 years. Yunus was one of the first health-care workers in B.C. to receive a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020. (BC Government photo)

Liam’s Lowdown: I will take the COVID-19 vaccine

British Columbians will get their first doses this month

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry poses with Nisha Yunus, who has been a residential care aide with Vancouver Coastal Health for 41 years. Yunus was one of the first health-care workers in B.C. to receive a Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020. (BC Government photo)
The tour is Dec. 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Submitted)

Pottery pop-up porch tour this weekend in Revelstoke

Don’t worry - there are still plenty of opportunities to buy locally…

The tour is Dec. 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Submitted)
Roughly 30 logging trucks and another 30 cars took part and drove through the city to honour Doug Dillman. (Submitted)

Legendary Revelstoke logger honoured with truck convoy

Doug Dillman was a logging truck driver for more than 30 years

Roughly 30 logging trucks and another 30 cars took part and drove through the city to honour Doug Dillman. (Submitted)
Revelstoke Review Editor Jocelyn Doll. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

What’s in the Revelstoke news Dec. 17

A snap shot of what’s in this week’s newspaper

Revelstoke Review Editor Jocelyn Doll. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Zalas Restaurant in Revelstoke. (Facebook)

COVID exposure closes Revelstoke eatery

Zalas Restaurant says it’s temporarily closing for everyone’s health and safety

Zalas Restaurant in Revelstoke. (Facebook)
Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club racing last winter at the costume event Team Scream at Mt. Macpherson. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

New Revelstoke shuttle services ski trails on Mount Macpherson

The route is a pilot project this winter

Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club racing last winter at the costume event Team Scream at Mt. Macpherson. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
The Dec. 7 episode followed Columbia Towing Ltd.’s John Kampman as he responds to a head-on crash on Highway 1. (Screen shot)

Revelstoke towing company featured on reality TV series Highway Thru Hell

The episode follows Columbia Towing Ltd. as it responds to a crash on Highway 1

The Dec. 7 episode followed Columbia Towing Ltd.’s John Kampman as he responds to a head-on crash on Highway 1. (Screen shot)
Signage on a door entering a store in Revelstoke. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke’s COVID-19 cluster contained: Interior Health

A total of 50 cases were linked to the event

Signage on a door entering a store in Revelstoke. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Revealing the new logo for Spirit of Revelstoke Award in 2018 by Tammy Gillich. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

2020 winners for Spirit of Revelstoke Award

There are 14 winners this year

Revealing the new logo for Spirit of Revelstoke Award in 2018 by Tammy Gillich. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
The Illecillewaet Glacier, near Revelstoke in Glacier National Park was one of the glaciers studied. (Submitted)

Study finds glaciers in Columbia River valley 38 per cent thicker than expected

New study also predicts most glaciers will disappear from the basin within 80 years

The Illecillewaet Glacier, near Revelstoke in Glacier National Park was one of the glaciers studied. (Submitted)
The Illecillewaet Glacier, near Revelstoke in Glacier National Park was one of the glaciers studied. (Submitted)

Study finds glaciers in Columbia River valley 38 per cent thicker than expected

New study also predicts most glaciers will disappear from the basin within 80 years

The Illecillewaet Glacier, near Revelstoke in Glacier National Park was one of the glaciers studied. (Submitted)
Argonaut Creek is part of the inland temperate rainforest ecosystem, which is the last large scale inland temperate rainforest left on earth. The valley is also habitat for mountain caribou, an endangered species. (Photo credit Echo Creek Conservation Society)

Province halts logging north of Revelstoke over caribou concerns

The proposed cut blocks are in Argonaut Creek, 100 kilometres northeast of the city

Argonaut Creek is part of the inland temperate rainforest ecosystem, which is the last large scale inland temperate rainforest left on earth. The valley is also habitat for mountain caribou, an endangered species. (Photo credit Echo Creek Conservation Society)
Argonaut Creek is part of the inland temperate rainforest ecosystem, which is the last large scale inland temperate rainforest left on earth. The valley is also habitat for mountain caribou, an endangered species. (Photo credit Echo Creek Conservation Society)

Province halts logging north of Revelstoke over caribou concerns

The proposed cut blocks are in Argonaut Creek, 100 kilometres northeast of the city

Argonaut Creek is part of the inland temperate rainforest ecosystem, which is the last large scale inland temperate rainforest left on earth. The valley is also habitat for mountain caribou, an endangered species. (Photo credit Echo Creek Conservation Society)
Revelstoke RCMP Sgt. Chris Dodds delivering donations to Patti Larson, program director for Community Connections Food Bank. (Submitted)

Revelstoke RCMP Cram a Cruiser successful

It was a contact less event

Revelstoke RCMP Sgt. Chris Dodds delivering donations to Patti Larson, program director for Community Connections Food Bank. (Submitted)
Iconic Mt. Begbie - a mountain the NCES has sought protection for over the years. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

North Columbia Environmental Society votes in favour of joining Wildsight

The decision still needs to be finalized and the merge could happen next year

Iconic Mt. Begbie - a mountain the NCES has sought protection for over the years. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)