Join in the Free West Boundary Grizzly Bear Safety Workshop on November 6th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Westbridge Community Hall. What do you do when you encounter a grizzly bear? Learn more about bear behaviour, how to avoid conflicts, and practice hands on with inert bear spray. Workshop leader Gillian Sanders has 18 years
Join in the Opening Ceremony of the Kettle Valley Satellite Fire Hall on Sunday, September 29th from 1 pm until 3 pm. Meet local members of the Fire Department and tour the new facility. The opening ceremony is at 1 pm, refreshments and BBQ will also be served. Click here to view poster.
NEWS RELEASE Trail, BC June 17, 2019 10:30 a.m. PT RDKB to test new emergency alerting system June 21 –Residents advised to sign up at Emergency.rdkb.com View our news releases online at rdkb.com: https://rdkb.com/newsreleases.aspx The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary will test its new emergency alerting system at 10:30 a.m. on June 21, 2019. Anyone
News Release Trail, BC May 16, 2019 3:30 p.m. PT RDKB Emergency Program closely monitoring river levels in the Boundary - Residents advised to stay clear of rapidly rising creeks and rivers - Emergency officials at the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary Emergency Program are currently monitoring river levels forecasted to rise quickly in
Midway Volunteer Fire Department is Looking for Volunteers! If you are able and interested in helping provide a valuable service to your community, please contact Fire Chief Walt Osellame at 250-442-9809, or any Midway Fire and Rescue Member.
Emergency First Aid/AED One Day Course June 2nd One day certification. Candidates will learn to use an AED and will be certified as Emergency First Aid ticket carriers. An excellent certification for those who want to build a climate of safety on their family farm and in their community. Acceptable certification for scouts and
Standard First Aid CPR-C/AED (OFA 1) June 1st and 2nd at the Rock Creek Medical Center, 9 am to 5 pm each day. Two days of first aid training. This course is equivalent with WorkSafeBC Level 1 training and is good for in the workplace. Participants will focus on emergency intervention and response. Cardiovascular,
NEWS RELEASE Trail, BC April 10, 2019 9:00 a.m. PT RDKB launches new emergency alerting system –Residents can register for emergency alerts delivered by smartphone app, email and voice or text to landline or cell. View on the RDKB website: https://rdkb.com/newsreleases.aspx The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary has launched a new
Join us on Sunday, March 31st for the 2nd Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair from 11 am to 3 pm at the Rock Creek Fairgrounds. Read more.
The Red Cross is hosting In Person Support Sessions for small business owners and not-for-profit organizations filling out their applications for the Red Cross Small Business Grants after the 2018 flooding. No appointment is necessary. Dates are as follows: Monday, Feb 11, from 12 – 5 pm, at the Rock Creek Medical Centre