Pacific Coastal lends a helping hand to Hope Air

Hope Air provides medical flights for people across Canada, including those who call the West Kootenay region home.

Hope Air provides medical flights for people across Canada, including those who call the West Kootenay region home. Columbia Power has supported the work of Hope Air with a sponsorship of $2500, a donation which will help eight local residents access Hope Air’s services.

Last month, Columbia Power had the chance to meet with a few West Kootenay residents at the Trail Regional Airport who have accessed Hope Air’s services. These include people like Connie Lew, and her sons Chris and Corbin, and Melissa Henderson and her family.

“We are so pleased to support the efforts of Hope Air, said Sue Dyer, Vice President of Operations for Columbia Power. They make a difference in the lives of families in our communities.”

For more information about Hope Air, visit www.hopeair.org. For more information about Columbia Power, visit www.columbiapower.ca

 

 

Just Posted

Rural dividend grants awarded in Kootenay West

Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy made the grant announcements in Trail on Thursday

Rossland skiier places third at U19 Canadian Ski Cross

Rossland’s Sage Stefani finished out a successful season.

Warfield elementary school celebrating 70 years

Webster Elementary School officially opened April 23, 1949; open house and events planned next week

Exhausted Rossland skateboard volunteers pass torch to city council

Organization asks council to take over project

Rossland council split on arena fix

Rossland council approves band-aid for arena, while its future is debated

VIDEO: Alberta man creates world’s biggest caricature

Dean Foster is trying to break the world record for a radio show contest

Should B.C. lower speed limits on side roads to 30 km/h?

Vancouver city councillor wants to decrease speed limits along neighbourhood side roads

Lawsuit eyed over union-only raise for B.C. community care workers

‘Low-wage redress’ leaves 17,000 employees out, employers say

Landlord of alleged Okanagan shooter recounts deadly day

Tony Friesen was working in one of the units of his Penticton building when he heard shots

Foreign national arrested in connection to thefts at YVR

A woman, 60, is being held in police custody as Richmond RCMP investigate

Police pursue pesky porker on Vancouver Island

‘This was allegedly not the pig’s first escape’

Westjet tries again to dismiss proposed class-action lawsuit alleging discrimination

Former flight attendant claims airline broke contractual promise to create harassment-free workplace

Man airlifted to hospital after apparent hunting incident in East Kootenay

The man was in stable condition when he was flown out of Fairmont Hot Springs to a Calgary hospital

Police probe eight fires set at B.C. elementary school

Nanaimo RCMP say fires appear to have been set intentionally

Most Read