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Revelstoke Credit Union has updated their website and is planning on offering online banking as well as a mobile app in coming months. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Revelstoke Credit Union has updated their website and is planning on offering online banking as well as a mobile app in coming months. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
A performance by Alex Cuba will be streaming live on Arts Revelstoke platforms on Feb. 12, 2021. (Photo by Jeff Fasano, submitted by Arts Revelstoke)
A performance by Alex Cuba will be streaming live on Arts Revelstoke platforms on Feb. 12, 2021. (Photo by Jeff Fasano, submitted by Arts Revelstoke)
BC Transit is replacing older diesel buses in Revelstoke and the Shuswap with new light-duty gasoline buses. (Submitted/BC Transit)

Feedback sought on Revelstoke’s transit system

Complete the survey by Feb. 5

BC Transit is replacing older diesel buses in Revelstoke and the Shuswap with new light-duty gasoline buses. (Submitted/BC Transit)
COVID-19 cases in Revelstoke are increasing again. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke COVID-19 cases ticking up again

Interior Health says there is no specific source of new cases

COVID-19 cases in Revelstoke are increasing again. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
Grizzly Books & Serendipity Shop is closing at the end of January 2021. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke book store closing

Owner of Grizzly Books thanks her customers and dedicated staff

Grizzly Books & Serendipity Shop is closing at the end of January 2021. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
The Revelstoke Women’s Shelter Society is hosting a local Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser Feb. 20. (Coldest Night of the Year photo)

Join the Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser coming up Feb. 20

The event will see funds support the Revelstoke Women’s Shelter Society

The Revelstoke Women’s Shelter Society is hosting a local Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser Feb. 20. (Coldest Night of the Year photo)
The 21st annual Snowflake Ceremony is postponed due to the current restrictions on gatherings. The community usually gathers to hang snowflakes on a tree in Queen Elizabeth Park, in memory of loved ones. (Submitted)

Snowflake ceremony postponed

Revelstoke Hospice Society says to take care as grief is even more difficult right now

The 21st annual Snowflake Ceremony is postponed due to the current restrictions on gatherings. The community usually gathers to hang snowflakes on a tree in Queen Elizabeth Park, in memory of loved ones. (Submitted)
Aurora Brackenbury from Begbie View Elementary mails her letter to Santa. Brackenbury’s Kindergarten class went to the post office on Dec. 4 to send mail to the North Pole. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

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Aurora Brackenbury from Begbie View Elementary mails her letter to Santa. Brackenbury’s Kindergarten class went to the post office on Dec. 4 to send mail to the North Pole. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Tim Hortons in Revelstoke. (Google maps)
Tim Hortons in Revelstoke. (Google maps)
Signage outside Revelstoke’s hospital. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

One more COVID case in Revelstoke since Friday

Interior Health urges people to continue following public health restrictions

Signage outside Revelstoke’s hospital. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Cynthia Nurse was hit by a vehicle while cycling on Highway 1 on Dec.6 . The driver didn’t stop. (Submitted)

UPDATE: Cyclist victim of hit and run on Highway 1 in Revelstoke

RCMP are looking for information on the incident

Cynthia Nurse was hit by a vehicle while cycling on Highway 1 on Dec.6 . The driver didn’t stop. (Submitted)
Sunny the cat jumped out of the truck at the Revelstoke Landfill earlier this month and was quickly reunited with his owners. (Submitted)

The cat came back with the help of two Revelstoke landfill workers

Sunny jumped out of the truck at the landfill in November

Sunny the cat jumped out of the truck at the Revelstoke Landfill earlier this month and was quickly reunited with his owners. (Submitted)
Follow public health recommendations, says Interior Health as COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Revelstoke. (Image courtesy CDC)

Revelstoke positive COVID cases grows to 29

Interior Health announced a cluster in the community on Nov. 26

Follow public health recommendations, says Interior Health as COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Revelstoke. (Image courtesy CDC)
Cst. Dane Storey was recognized as a member of Alexa’s Team, a provincial recognition paying tribute to police officers who make an extraordinary contribution to reducing the number of impaired drivers on the roads. (Submitted/Revelstoke RCMP)

Alexa’s Team awarded to Revelstoke RCMP officer

Cst. Dane Storey removed 59 impaired drivers from B.C. roads in 2019

Cst. Dane Storey was recognized as a member of Alexa’s Team, a provincial recognition paying tribute to police officers who make an extraordinary contribution to reducing the number of impaired drivers on the roads. (Submitted/Revelstoke RCMP)
Revelstoke Mountain Resort opens for the season tomorrow, Nov. 27, 2020. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Know before you go: Revelstoke Mountain Resort opens tomorrow

Masks are mandatory, lineup opens at 6:30 a.m.

Revelstoke Mountain Resort opens for the season tomorrow, Nov. 27, 2020. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Revelstoke RCMP warn of scam after two people targeted in one day. (Black Press file photo)

RCMP warn of scammer pulling at heart strings

Two people in Revelstoke targeted in one day by person posing as a loved one

Revelstoke RCMP warn of scam after two people targeted in one day. (Black Press file photo)
Revelstoke Mountain Resort was voted Best Ski Resort in Canada in the 2020 World Ski Awards. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke Mountain Resort voted best in Canada

The World Ski Awards announced the 2020 winners

Revelstoke Mountain Resort was voted Best Ski Resort in Canada in the 2020 World Ski Awards. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Revelstoke from Big Eddy Bluffs on Nov. 16, 2020. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

UPDATE: Revelstoke businesses adjust services due to COVID-19 spike

Some are temporarily closing, some are going to take-out only

Revelstoke from Big Eddy Bluffs on Nov. 16, 2020. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
The city donated almost $10,000 to the Community Connections Food Bank, raised at the Tourist Information Centre during the free mask campaign. Left to Right: Ingrid Bron, director community economic development, Sheena Bell, executive director, Community Connections Revelstoke Society, Bryan Lee, Visitor Information Centre manager, Patti Larson, program director, Community Outreach & Development – Community Connections Revelstoke Society, Gary Sulz – Mayor of Revelstoke. (Submitted/City of Revelstoke)

Tourist Information Centre raises almost $10,000 through free mask campaign

They collected donations for the food bank while they handed out free masks

The city donated almost $10,000 to the Community Connections Food Bank, raised at the Tourist Information Centre during the free mask campaign. Left to Right: Ingrid Bron, director community economic development, Sheena Bell, executive director, Community Connections Revelstoke Society, Bryan Lee, Visitor Information Centre manager, Patti Larson, program director, Community Outreach & Development – Community Connections Revelstoke Society, Gary Sulz – Mayor of Revelstoke. (Submitted/City of Revelstoke)
A spider excavator with drill attachment drilling holes for soil anchors. Due to the steep slope, the spider was tethered to the top by a steel cable. (BCHydro photo)

Highway 23 N slope stabilization work done for the season

Traffic interruptions will continue when project resumes next spring

A spider excavator with drill attachment drilling holes for soil anchors. Due to the steep slope, the spider was tethered to the top by a steel cable. (BCHydro photo)