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Remembering Revelstoke’s First World War Casualties

By Armistice Day, November 11, 1918, over 100 men from the Revelstoke area had died from wounds or illness caused by WW1.

  • Nov 10, 2014

Pilot success good sign for caribou conservation efforts

Revelstoke got glimpse of success in mountain caribou conservation efforts at talk by the Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild Society

Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce announces business aware nominees

The Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award winners will be announced at a banquet on Saturday, Nov. 1.

  • Oct 18, 2014
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Concert of Peace
Dancing with Loren Morabito
Burger Bites: Revelstoke Burger Challenge
Rob Morrison wins Kootenay-Columbia in Federal Election

Revelstoke Poverty Reduction: Creating Shared Prosperity — Part 6: Low cost transportation

Low cost transportation is key to letting people access jobs and programs.

  • Oct 17, 2014

Movie, talk to raise funds for fight against ebola

Movie screening and talk at Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre will raise money for Medecins Sans Frontiers to help fight against ebola.

  • Oct 14, 2014

Revelstoke Poverty Reduction: Creating Shared Prosperity — Part 5: Early childhood development

Supporting early childhood development a key aspect of poverty reduction.

  • Oct 14, 2014

Anatomy of a fire response

Revelstoke fire chief Rob Girard goes over everything it takes to respond to a fire, from the initial call to the final inspection.

  • Oct 9, 2014

Revelstoke Poverty Reduction: Creating Shared Prosperity — Part 4: Lifelong learning

The relationship between literacy and poverty is intimate. Literacy influences income and poverty influences literacy.

  • Oct 3, 2014

Revelstoke Poverty Reduction: Creating Shared Prosperity — Part 3: Income Security

Income security is about how much money you make compared to how much it costs to live in our community. It is also about stability.

  • Sep 26, 2014

Revelstoke Poverty Reduction: Creating Shared Prosperity — Part 2: Access to resources

Accessing resources is a significant challenge for people living in poverty in Revelstoke, writes social coordinator Jill Zacharias

  • Sep 19, 2014

The Boom Booms making noise this fall

The Boom Booms headline the Revelstoke Fall Festival at Revelstoke Mountain Resort this Saturday.

Mick Foley brings tales of wrestling’s past to Revelstoke

Hardcore wrestling legend Mick Foley brings his “wrestling-centric storytelling show with an emphasis on humour" to Revelstoke on Sept. 17.

Revelstoke Poverty Reduction: Creating Shared Prosperity — Part 1: Sharing Information

In part 1 of a 10 part series on poverty in Revelstoke, Jill Zacharias writes about why its important to discuss poverty.

  • Sep 11, 2014

They love the pubs, but Spirit of The West set for theatre show

Legendary Canadian pub rockers Spirit of the West kicks off new season at Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre

Dr. Terrence O’Hagan retires after 30 years as Revelstoke’s optometrist

Dr. Terrence O'Hagan sells Revelstoke Optometry Clinic as he retires after 30 years.

  • Sep 3, 2014

Five years of changes to Revelstoke

Editor Alex Cooper looks at the changes to Revelstoke since the last Homecoming in 2009.

Memories of Mount Revelstoke National Park

We asked for people's memories of Mount Revelstoke National Park. Here's their responses.

  • Aug 13, 2014

Courthouse in running for B.C.’s Best Building Contest

The Revelstoke Courthouse is in the running in the Architecture Foundation of B.C.'s Best Buildings Contest.

Revelstoke during WW1: The empire calls

Revelstokians enthusiastically went to war when Britain entered the First World War.

  • Aug 8, 2014

At the dawn of the First World War, Revelstoke was thriving

Revelstoke was one of the most important communities in the B.C. Interior at the start of the First World War.

  • Aug 7, 2014