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Save-On-Foods temporarily bans reusable shopping bags, suspends bottle returns due to COVID-19

It has also limited its operating hours and implemented special shopping hour for seniors

Kamloops Mounties seek robber who slashed clerk with knife

Armed robbery occured over noon hour Thursday near Thompson Rivers University

  • Mar 19, 2020
Mini parade for support during COVID-19
Vehicles in the Columbia River
Despite gaps, economic-relief package for COVID-19 is biggest in history, Freeland says
Trudeau says 30,000 ventilators on order

Bear roaming in Southside Revelstoke

Revelstoke Bear Aware says to pass on the message

First positive COVID-19 case in Golden.

It was announced on March 17 that COVID-19 has now made its way to Golden.

Castlegar couple stranded in Ecuador

Closed borders and travel limitations keep Joanne Jordan and Larry Skilling in Ecuador.

‘We can only slow it down’: Revelstoke doctor urges people to social distance

Dr. Bret Batchelor said the hope is to slow the spread of virus to the point where it’s manageable

Sunny in Revelstoke

The good weather continues

Updated: City of Revelstoke moving to essential services only

Garbage pick up, sewer and water will not be impacted

Winter permit system still in effect for Glacier National Park

Parks Canada said daily winter permits no longer be provided. Users must already have annual pass

Surgical masks pile up on Hong Kong beaches after COVID-19 outbreak

B.C. resident working with ocean conservation team to track trash on Soko Islands

Revelstoke women’s shelter remains open

Social distancing and isolation could put women at risk of domestic abuse

UPDATE: Revelstoke food bank to continue at different location

The food recovery pick-up program is also continuing

Revelstokian creates Community Response Network to help during COVID-19 pandemic

Volunteers are offering to get groceries for those who can’t

Sunny in Revelstoke

Avalanche control planned on Highway 1 east of Revelstoke

Alpine Club of Canada closes backcountry huts

The club has canceled all hut bookings for the period of March 13 to June 13, 2020

First COVID-19 case confirmed in Revelstoke

The Selkirk Medical Group made the announcement on Facebook March 17