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279 students turn the page at graduation TRE VOR CR AWLEY

After 13 years in the provincial education system, high school students will be turning the page and opening a new chapter in their lives when they graduate from Mount Baker Secondary School on Thursday. While most of the 279 graduates will be sitting in Western Financial Place, waiting for their chance to cross the stage and receive their diplomas, there will be a

few others up at the podium as part of the ceremonies. Thomas Stambulic will represent his classmates as the valedictorian, while Mitchell Graw and Matthew Struthers will tag-team as the Historians. As the student with the highest GPA in the 2015 class, Stambulic was automatically nominated as the class Valedictorian.

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CP investigated for parking train without hand brakes near Revelstoke RE VELSTOKE TIMES RE VIE W

CP Rail is being investigated for allegedly leaving a train parked east of Revelstoke without proper brakes being applied, the CBC is reporting. The report is based on a search warrant filed in a Calgary court. According to the CBC, Transport Canada investigators raided CP Rail’s headquarters in Calgary in May as part of an investigation into the alleged failure to apply hand brakes on a train carrying dangerous goods, including oil. The CBC article says the incident occurred the night of

Feb. 14–15, when CP Rail running trades employees were about to go on strike. It says superintendent Mark Jackson ordered the conductor and engineer to leave the train parked at Greeley, 10 kilometres east and uphill of Revelstoke, without the hand brakes applied. The train was later moved without incident. No charges have been laid. The allegations, if proven true, could result in a multi-million dollar fine. Read full story at: www. cbc.ca/news/canada/cptrain-left-without-handbrakes-above-b-c-town-warrant-1.3118752

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New for Sam Steele Days — Chautauqua presented by Miss Melodie’s School for Fine Young Ladies. Miss Melodie (front, centre), invited Sam Steele Festival-goers into the Studio Stage Door for an afternoon of Chautauqua — a combination revival, classroom, music hall and vaudeville — featuring recitations, edifications, songs and poems, skits and an endless supply of pie! Make mental note to attend Miss Melodie’s School For Fine Young Ladies’ Chautauqua during Sam Steele Days 2016. Miss Melodie and her colleagues are pictured above. From bottom left, up the stairs: Miss Marie, Miss Chelsea, Miss Carly, Miss Yohanna. Middle: Miss Melodie, Miss Jenny. From bottom right Miss Derissa, Miss Danica, Miss Lindsey, Miss Elizabeth, Miss Marge.

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Floats, quotes and all the right notes The annual Sam Steele Days celebration kicked off with a time-honoured parade through the downtown core of Cranbrook on Saturday. Many local businesses and organizations showed off their Sam Steele spirit through decorative floats and trailers.


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Cruise Grad ceremonies celebrated this week Idaho coming to town Continued from page 1

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Cruise Idaho is coming to Cranbrook this week for an extended stay. Every year, a gathering of classic, special interest vehicles get together in Payette, Idaho, and head off on a tour — which is different every year. In 2011, 80 registered vehicles came through Cranbrook as part of this tour, and this year, 110 vehicles are making the journey from various parts of the U.S. And Canada. The 2015 Cruise Idaho started in Payette on Sunday, June 21, travelling to Missoula, Montana. On Monday, the tour set out from Missoula to Great Falls, Montana, and Tuesday it will cross the border into Canada, heading to Lethbridge. On Wednesday, the tour will arrive in Cranbrook, and spend the next three days here. The tour will check into the Best Western Hotel on Cranbrook Street, and the public is invited to come and check out the cars. On Thursday, June 25, the Cruise Idaho participants will host a show and shine from 4 p.m. To 8 p.m. At the Prestige Inn. Friday, June 26, will feature a garage tour for participants, and the tour will hit the road on Saturday, heading for Clarkston, Washington. While in Cranbrook, the Cruise Idaho tour is being hosted by the Rockin in the Rockies Car Club and the East Kootenay Antique and Classic Car Club.

“I think they’re pretty optimistic about their futures,” Stambulic said. “We’ve had a pretty good class, we’ve known each other for quite a long time.” Though commencement ceremonies tend to be riddled with cliches, it’s also one last time to reflect as a group on their journey

through the school system. Stambulic will be heading to the University of Alberta next fall for a undergraduate degree in biochemistry. While he has his plans already set, there are fellow students who have yet to see what their futures are like. “I know out of the

grad class, quite a few people haven’t decided what they want to do yet,” Stambulic said. “And I know quite a few are staying at the College [of the Rockies] and taking general courses and quite a few have already completed the ACE IT program and are heading into the trades.” For Graw and

Struthers, there was a more complicated process where they had to collect signatures, give an impromptu speech at an assembly with one other candidate and go through a ballot process afterwards. After winning the vote, the two have set their sights on putting their mark on the commencement ceremonies. “I know when I was writing it, I just had in mind a nice theme of togetherness,” said Graw.

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“We did this together, we’re going to grad together, we’ve gone through these 13 years together.” Added Struthers: “We’ve shaped each other over the years as well.” There will be a trip down memory lane with what Graw called the ‘bad haircuts’ in middle school and the smelly markers and the gym parachutes that were a hallmark of the elementary school days.

After the summer break, Graw and Struthers are both planning to do some general studies at COTR in the fall semester. Graduation ceremonies begin at 5 p.m. on Thursday, June 25th at Western Financial Place. The next day, students will gather for Prom out at St. Eugene Golf Resort and Casino at 7:30 p.m. for a reception before heading up to the College of the Rockies gym at 10 p.m.

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The Cranbrook ScotiaBank branch got their Sam Steele spirit on with their annual pancake breakfast on Friday morning in the parking lot.

Angling guides SUMMER SALE A BRATION getting permits › Prices in Effect June 22 - 30, 2015

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Fishing season is in full swing and angling guides are getting their registrations for permits in for Classified Waters. Those special designation rivers and lakes opened on June 15. “Right now it’s very busy, we’re handling many applications for angling guides and assistant guides,” Barry Comin, FrontCounter BC Manager, said, adding that it seems unusually busy this year. “It seems everybody left it late to start applying.” Comin explained that FrontCounter BC handles permits for angling guides, rather than requests from members of the general public. It is a branch of the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. There are around 40 fishing guides registered in this region. “Each one of them would have

anywhere from three to ten assistant guides associated with them,” Comin said. “For example, one has 20.” At the time last week they were still processing the late applications. Comin said a big change for the guides is the application and payment is done online now. “But substantially the regulations around it haven’t changed,” he said. “For FrontCounter, it’s new to us to see this. It used to be managed through Purpose and Acquisitions Bureau. It was given to be managed by FrontCounter about a year and a half ago. It was new to us.” Comin said he was surprised at the volume of guides in this area. “It’s surprising to me that there is such a vibrant business going on out there,” he said. “I’ve seen them out there fishing, but I’ve never ran the numbers in my head.”

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Left to right: Cindy Postnikoff - Veteran advocate and facilitator of Military Ames; Murray Robertson – Cranbrook Fire Fighter/ Burn Fund Director; Ken Hagen – Cranbrook RCMP; Kyle Dalum - Bosnian Veteran; Lisa Peterson - The Long Way Home team; Lynda - Vietnam Veteran; Ken Madraga - Driver and person who donated the truck for The Long Way Home project. Not pictured: Kate MacEachern.

PTSD: The long way home

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Ex-soldier Kate MacEachern is walking 2,700 km from Nipawin, Sask, to Chilliwack B.C. to raise awareness for PTSD and to raise money for service dogs for veterans. On Saturday, local veteran Kyle Dalum and his Irish Wolf Hound companion, Phelen, walked with Kate’s team into Cranbrook and to the Cranbrook Fire Hall. Unfortunately, on Saturday Kate’s PTSD did

not allow her to participate in the walk and fellow team member Lisa took over for her. Kyle proudly carried Kate’s 45 lb rucksack for the final 10 km into Cranbrook which Kate carries to signify the load people with PTSD carry every day. Kyle and Lisa were escorted into Cranbrook from Fraggle Rock by RCMP Jim Hagel, Fire Fighter Murray Robertson who drove Vietnam Veteran Lynda in the 1939 Internation-

al Firetruck. Kyle and Lisa were followed by The Long Way Home team. Not present were the two riders on horses who were having a veterinarian day and the accompanying motor home. Both veterans Kyle and Lynda, who are regular attendees at Military Ames social group were honored and proud to be a part of the campaign to raise awareness for PTSD and to support other

veterans. To see more of Kate’s journey and to support her cause, go to Kate MacEachern The Long Way Home. Military Ames, a local support/camaraderie group for veterans meets twice monthly in Kimberley and encourages all veterans who’d like to connect with brothers and sisters to join us. For further information, call Cindy at 250 919 3137.

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Barry S. Strauss looks at the most famous assassination of all time in his newest book ‘The Death of Caesar.’ Celeste Shally’s ‘Since We’re Friends’ is an fun picture book about a young boy with Autism, and how his friends are always there to help him out. Ready to join the Summer Reading Club and have an awesome summer filled with tons of free events and great prizes? Come to the Library this Saturday (June 27th) between 11:00am-1:00pm and sign up at our special registration table (we’ll have cookies!) If you can’t make it don’t worry, registration for the Summer Reading Club continues to be open throughout the summer. See you there! The Purple Pirate is on his way! Purple Pirate launches the Summer Reading Club! On July 7th, from 1:30-2:15pm come watch the Purple Pirate perform a spectacular show. Kids bring your parents, it’s free! Do you have an old wreck

lying around? Would you like it towed for free? Contact us and we will arrange it for you and the proceeds will be donated to our Library Foundation, which will create new programming for our community. Please call 250-426-4063 for more information. Our new website is up and running at: www.cranbrookpubliclibrary.ca. There is much more than this happening at the Library. Please check out our Facebook pages and our new website for more information and updates. On display this month are the fantastic oil paintings of Bob Wardle. Adult Newly Acquired: Life to Get Lean – Holly Perkins Better On Toast – Jill Donenfeld Lonely Planet Sweden – Becky Ohlsen Skirts & Dresses for First Time Sewers – Christine Haynes The Death of Caesar – Barry S. Strauss

Syria: A History of the Last Hundred Years – John McHugo Alphabetical – Michael Rosen Lebootcamp Diet – Valerie Orsoni The Wild Diet – Abel James Fiction The Forever Bridge – T. Greenwood Thoughtful – S. C. Stephens The Year of Taking Chances – Lucy Diamond The Precious One – Maria De Los Santos Things You Won’t Say – Sarah Pekkanen Hero – Samantha Young Circle of Stones – Suzanne Andrew Our Endless Numbered Days – Claire Fuller Wild Wood – Poise Graeme-Evans Girl Underwater – Claire Kells The Strangler Vine – M. J. Carter Broadchurch: The Novel – Erin Kelly (mys) The Long & Faraway Gone – Lou Berney (mys) The Children Return – Martin Walker (mys) Solitude Creek – Jeffery

Deaver (mys) The Pocket Wife – Susan Crawford (mys) Archangel – Marguerite Reed (sci fic) DVD Letters to Juliet Drop Dead Diva: Season 1 The Hundred Foot Journey Yoga for Strength & Flexibility Belle (Blu-ray) Young Adult & Chidren’s: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens – Sean Covey Shadow Scale – Rachel Hartman (ya fic) The Third Twin – Cynthia Jaynes Omololu (ya fic) Paper Things – Jennifer Jacobson (ya fic) Robot Warriors – Zac Harrison (j fic) Warlords Revenge – Zac Harrison (j fic) Pip Bartlett’s Guide to Magical Animals – Jackson Pearce (j fic) Since We’re Friends: An Autism Picture Book – Celeste Shally (j pic) The Incredibles (j DVD) Frozen: Sing-A-Long Edition (j DVD)

FREE TEMPORARY FOREIGN WORKER LEGAL INFORMATION SESSION. 24 June, 2015, 1-4 pm at the Immigrant Welcome Centre/CBAL - 19A 9th Ave S, Cranbrook. For registration, please call Silke at 250.581.2112 Friday, June 26, 11am-3pm. CAR WASH, BAKE SALE, & GARAGE SALE benefitting the Cranbrook Boys and Girls Club. Two locations! Kinsmen Arena and Tamarack Mall. Awesome door prizes available! Learn all about Shuffleboard. Played on 40’ long courts at the Cranbrook Curling Rink Saturday June 27th, 10 a.m.. No charge. Info call Linda or Dennis at 250-421-9176 Gateway to Nature Hike; Sat., July 4, 9:00 am. Every Sat. morning in July & Aug., guests from Riverside Campground, and everyone else who feels like it, can join us at the Campground Trail Kiosk for the Gateway to Nature Hike. This is a moderate 2.5 hour, 5.5 km guided interpretive hike with a 250 metre elevation gain. Kimberley Aquatic Centre FREE PUBLIC SWIM: Wednesday, July 8, 5:00-6:00pm is sponsored by Kimberley Vision Care. Explore Horse Barn Valley; Sunday, July 12, 10:00 am. Leader Struan Robertson - 250-427-5048. Meet at the Matthew Creek Rd turn-off for a ramble into this little-known area adjacent to the Nature Park. This is a Provincial Interpretive Forest with many items and corners of interest. See Dipper Lake from the west side. It is a fairly easy 4 km hike with a couple of snack stops. Come prepared.

ONGOING Cranbrook Writer’s Group meet on the 4th Monday of the month at the Arts Council. Engage in writing exercises, constructive critiques & share in information on upcoming literary events & contests. Cbk and District Arts Council, 104, 135-10th Ave S, CBK. info: 250-4264223 www.cranbrookanddistrictartscouncil.com Attention Vendors!!! Set up your table at Marysville Daze June 6th outside at Central Park. Everyone welcome – the more the merrier!! Hey Kimberley! We need you as Big Brothers and Big Sisters. One hr a week. YOU can make a difference in a Child’s life that will last a life time. Info: 250-499-3111. Aged10-14? Got the writing bug? CBAL hosts the Youth Writing Group at the Cranbrook Public Library. The 2nd & 4th Wed of each month, 4-5:30pm Free! Call Lori 250-464-1864 or khough@cbal.org Cranbrook Community Tennis Association welcomes all citizens to play or learn to play. Call Neil 250-489-8107, Cathy 250-464-1903. Bibles For Missions Thrift Store, 824 Kootenay St. N., Cranbrook serving our community to benefit others - at home and abroad. We turn your donations into helping dollars! Open Tues-Sat 10am-5pm. Phone 778-520-1981. Mark Creek Lions meet 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at the Kimbrook. Meet & Greet from 6:00-6:30pm, supper 6:30-7:00, meeting 7:008:00pm. Contact 250-427-5612 or 250-427-7496. New members welcome – men and ladies! Royal Canadian Legion Branch 24; Friday Meat Draw: 4:30- 6:30, Saturday Meat Draw: 3:30-5:30. The Cellar Thrift Store Open Mon. to Sat., noon to 4:30 p.m. Our revenues support local programs and outreach programs of Cranbrook United Church. Baker Lane Entry at 2 – 12th Ave. S. Cranbrook, B. C. Donations of new or gently used items welcome. CRANBROOK QUILTERS’ GUILD hold their meetings every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:15pm upstairs in the Seniors’ Hall, 12517th Ave. S. Everyone welcome. Info: Donna at 250-426-7136. Cranbrook Community Tennis Association welcomes all citizens to play or learn to play. Call Neil 250-489-8107, Cathy 250-464-1903. Canadian Cancer Society- if you have spare time and would like to volunteer, interested applicants can call 250-426-8916, drop by our office at #19-9th Avenue S, Cranbrook or go to www. cancervolunteer.ca and register as a volunteer. Cranbrook Phoenix Toastmasters meet every Thursday, noon -1:00 Heritage Inn. Toastmasters teaches communication & leadership skills. Roberta 250-489-0174. 1911.toastmastersclubs.org. The Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation invites anyone expecting bone and joint surgery to make contact with local volunteers for peer support. The free Ortho Connect program helps to ease the fear, stress and anxiety that go along with surgery and help patients prepare. 1-800-461-3639 ext 4, and ask for Lauralee. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) non profit weight loss support group meets EVERY Thursday at 5:00 pm, at Sr Citizen’s Centre, (downstairs) 125 17th Ave S, Cranbrook. Drop in, have fun while losing weight gradually. This Chapter has won an annual B.C. Provincial Award for “Best Avg Weight Loss Per Member”. Info: Marie 250 417 2642 Masonic Lodges of B.C. and Yukon will supply transportation to cancer patients who have arrived at Kelowna or Vancouver. This free service will be at the destination point. Example: from airport to clinic and clinic to airport on return, also around the destination city. Info may be received from your doctor, Canadian Cancer Society, or by phoning Ron at 250-426-8159. Seniors Autobiographical Writing for those aged 60 or wiser at the Kimberley Library. No writing experience necessary. It’s free. Tuesdays 10:00 - Noon. Register: Kim Roberts CBAL Coordinator 250-427-4468 or kroberts@cbal.org Place your notice in your “What’s Up?” Community Calendar FREE of charge. This column is intended for the use of clubs and non-profit organizations to publicize their coming events — provided the following requirements are met: • Notices will be accepted two weeks prior to the event. • All notices must be emailed, faxed or dropped off in person. No telephone calls please. • NOTICES SHOULD NOT EXCEED 30 WORDS. • Only one notice per week from any one club or non-profit organization. • All notices must be received by the Thursday prior to publication. • There is no guarantee of publication. Notices will run subject to space limitations.

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Back to square one for Jumbo

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fter 2½ decades of reviews under eight premiers, the B.C. government has sent the proposal to develop a $1 billion ski resort at the Jumbo Glacier site west of Invermere back to square one. Environment Minister Mary Polak did the deed Thursday, exercising her statutory authority to determine that the developer had not met the written-into-law test of having got the development “substantially” underway within 10 years of securing approval under the provincial environmental assessment process. While conceding that the decision was a judgment call on her part — determinations are made on a “case by case” basis and “no specific formula” is set out in law — Polak nevertheless insisted that it was the only outcome possible. She drew on submissions from her ministry, the proponent and two First Nations whose territories overlap with the site, backstopped by her own visit to the site on the eve of last October’s expiry of the statutory deadline. Pressed by reporters, she described seeing a first-floor slab for a couple of buildings, foundation anchors for a quad chairlift, some bridges, a well, and work-in-progress on roads and site clearing. Against that you had her ministry’s survey of the promised elements of the first phase of the project, including one gondola, two chairlifts, three glacier lifts, a mountaintop restaurant, two day lodges, a sewage treatment plant, and extensive overnight accommodations. “This does not mean that progress is required on every element of the Phase 1 but it is a useful comparator in considering the substantial nature of work completed,” wrote Polak in the reasons for decision. “While it is clear that some construction has been started, I am not convinced that the physical activity undertaken on the

various components meets the threshold of a substantially started project.” She took note of a complication brought on by her own ministry, which earlier this year advised the company that the buildings already under construction were “outside of compliance” with the environmental approval certificate because they were located in avalanche paths. “I have concluded that even if these partly constructed structures were weighted fully, the work undertaken would still not be sufficient to meet the substantially started threshold,” she wrote. Further emphasizing that Vaughn she had no choice, Polak noted that the initial environPalmer mental approval certificate was issued in October 2004. Then in 2009, the project was granted the one five-year extension permitted in law, which deadline is the one crossed last October, setting the stage for the determination she reached this week. In short, the proponent did to not appear to have made the most of the 10 years accorded him to get the project substantially underway. Likely there were other factors in the decision to proceed slowly, not least the declared opposition of one of the two First Nations whose territory overlapped with the site. “Whether or not the project is dead, that is up to the proponent,” Polak told reporters. But she didn’t dispute that the only option would be to “begin the environmental approval process again” — meaning from scratch. And so B.C. can likely say farewell to the touted $1 billion worth of investment, several thousand construction jobs, an estimated 700 permanent jobs, and a unique tourist attraction. “We have the potential here in this province to build something that doesn’t exist anywhere else in North America,” cabinet minister Bill Bennett, the project’s staunchest defender, told the legislature earlier this

year. “There is no high-elevation ski resort — skiing on glaciers — anywhere in North America. It doesn’t exist — it would exist if the resort was built at Jumbo.” In a province where proposals to build anything, anywhere near anybody — mines, pipelines, resorts, power projects, port expansions, you name it — will usually summon up a ready-made coalition bent on making sure nothing ever goes ahead, this week’s development will be celebrated as good news in the usual quarters. But if Jumbo Glacier fails to rise from the grave that Polak dug for it Thursday, the bad news implications have been well identified by her own cabinet colleagues. “Our government believes that 20 years is long enough and that this project should be going forward, because this side of the house believes in growing the economy,” said local government minister Coralee Oakes last year, defending the decision to jump start the project by establishing it as a stand-alone resort municipality with a cabinet-appointed council and $200,000 in provincial start-up money. “We believe in jobs. We believe in growing the economy. And this project is good for B.C.” Whatever one thinks of the merits of the proposal, there’s the telling fact that the project was first submitted for provincial government consideration in early 1991, when Bill Vander Zalm was still premier of B.C. “The twists and turns in government process over the years on this project are a disgrace,” as minister Bennett once put it. “All members should be embarrassed by the unjust way that this proponent has been forced to tread water for years by both political parties in this house.” Bennett wasn’t commenting Thursday. He said that in 2011. But the words are no less applicable today. Would-be investors take note. Vaughn Palmer is a columnist with the Vancouver Sun


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Bandits get back in the win column Cranbrook knocks off ‘B’ Mariners in Polson; fall to ‘A’ Mariners in American Legion Baseball action

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The Cranbrook Bandits bounced back into the win column Sunday afternoon, knocking off the Mission Valley ‘B’ Mariners 10-1 in Polson, Mont. After falling in backto-back contests against the Glacier ‘A’ Twins at Confederation Park Saturday, the Bandits headed south of the border for a pair of games, one against the ‘B’ Mariners and another against the Mission Valley ‘A’ Mariners. On the heels of Sunday’s 10-1 victory over the ‘B’ Mariners, the Bandits were unable to sustain momentum as the ‘A’ Mariners claimed an 8-2 triumph. In the opening game of Sunday’s double dose in Polson, rookie righthander Shayne Walker (4-2, 2.72 ERA) took to the mound and earned the victory in his second complete game of the season.

The 15-year-old native of Creston gave up four hits and walked three others while striking out four en route to the win.

As strong as Walker’s performance was off the bump, he received ample run support as the Bandits drove home five runs in the third inning to stake out a 6-1 advantage. Connor Armstrong (.246/.395/.344) had himself a day at the plate, going 3-for-4, driving in one run and scoring another himself. On top of the fifth-inning outburst from the Bandits bats, a four-run seventh inning sealed the decisive win for Cranbrook’s boys of summer. Zach Evertz was

tagged with the loss for the ‘B’ Mariners as he lasted three innings, striking out one. In the second outing of the day the Bandits were unable to keep the bats rolling as the ‘A’ Mariners scored four runs in the fifth inning en route to an 8-2 win. Right-hander Devon Marra (2-2, 2.14 ERA) started the game and was tagged with the loss after giving up four earned runs through 4.1 innings of work. The veteran struck out four before giving way to Armstrong (2-1, 3.17 ERA), who gave up one earned run in 1.2 innings in relief. The Bandits bats only mustered four hits in the contest, with Jake Bromley (.309/.371/.364) and Brandon Ouillette (.246/.392/.263) knocking the only runs home. The Bandits are set to travel to Libby, Mont., for tournament action this week, with games slated for June 25 though 28.

Former Kootenay Ice captain charged with felony cocaine possession Jarret Stoll facing up to four years in prison if convicted ASSOCIATED PRESS

LAS VEGAS - Los Angeles Kings centre Jarret Stoll has been charged with felony cocaine possession stemming from his April 17 arrest at a Las Vegas Strip pool. The Clark County district attorney’s office Jarret charged 32-year-old Stoll on Monday with one count of possession of a controlled substance. Security guards at MGM Grand’s Wet Republic pool complex found what police believed to be 3.3 grams of cocaine and several capsules of ecstasy in Stoll’s pocket during a routine search. District Attorney Steven Wolfson

wouldn’t comment on why the charge only included cocaine possession. Stoll’s attorney, David Chesnoff, says he has had discussions with Wolfson and hopes the case will be resolved shortly. If convicted, the charge Stoll carries the possibility of up to four years in prison or probation if it’s a first offence. Stoll played 245 games with the WHL’s Kootenay Ice from 1997-98 to 2001-02 and captained the club to its only Memorial Cup championship in 2002. Stoll amassed 124 goals and 286 points over the course of his WHL career.

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Major League Baseball, concluded he bet on the Reds to win from 198587 while he was a player and manager. Rose repeatedly denied the allegations before admitting in a 2004 autobiography he bet on Cincinnati to win while he managed the team. Rose became player-manager in 1984 and managed the team until the suspension in

Diego Maradona expected to run for FIFA presidency ASSOCIATED PRESS

CARACAS, Venezuela - A journalist close to Diego Maradona says the retired soccer star has told him he plans to run for president of FIFA. Journalist Victor Hugo Morales says on Twitter that the Argentine soccer legend has confirmed he’s a candidate. Morales hosts a show on the regional network Telesur. FIFA President Sepp Blatter announced this month that he would be stepping down - four days after being elected for a fifth, four-year presidential term - amid a U.S. probe into $150 million in bribes allegedly paid to top soccer officials. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro immediately called for Maradona to replace him. Maradona has been a high-profile supporter of Venezuela’s socialist government and a sharp critic of corruption in soccer.

August 1989. ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” said it obtained a notebook seized by U.S. Postal Inspection Service in October 1989 from Rose associate Michael Bertolini, which reflect betting records from March to July 1986. The documents are under seal and stored in the National Archives’ New York office, ESPN said.

Rose applied for reinstatement to baseball in September 1997 and met in November 2002 with Commissioner Bud Selig, who never ruled on the application. Rose applied again after Selig was succeeded by Rob Manfred in January. Rose is ineligible for the Hall of Fame as long as he is on the permanently suspended list.

NHL’s Oilers fire scouts CANADIAN PRESS

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers have fired head amateur scout Stu MacGregor and head pro scout Morey Gare as they head into this week’s NHL draft with the first overall pick. The Oilers also fired amateur scouts Brad Davis and Kent Hawley, pro scout Dave Semenko, and Billy Moores, director of coaching and special projects. Edmonton’s scouting staff paid the price as the team has floundered at the bottom of the NHL standings in recent years despite having valuable draft picks. “We have to get bet-

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is welcoming all candidates for FT/PT Housekeeping and Front Desk positions. Excellent pay, as well as benefits. Please apply in person with a resume. 2370 Cranbrook St. N.

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NEWS

Province/Canada

Furlong had to respond to allegations of serious criminal acts: B.C. lawyer CANADIAN PRESS

VANCOUVER - A lawyer for John Furlong says his client was entitled to respond to the “sustained attacks” of a journalist whose articles contained allegations of physical abuse against First Nations students in northern British Columbia. John Hunter says the former Vancouver Olympics CEO had the legal right to defend himself against what he described as two incendiary articles that attacked Furlong’s character. They were written in 2012 by Laura Robinson, who is suing Furlong for defamation in relation to comments he made after the stories

Fernie Search and Rescue

Rescuers Ryan Anderson, Trevor Fairweather and John Simmonds unloading gear at incident site.

Elk Valley

Missing motorist, injured hiker aided by Fernie SAR S a r a h K ucharski The Free Press

Fernie Search and Rescue (SAR) had a busy weekend when their services were called upon in two separate instances. On Friday, June 19, two brothers from Ontario were left stranded when their vehicle became stuck after crossing into B.C. from Alberta on a non-motorized pass. The vehicle in question had become stuck several times during its travel. During one such instance, the brothers became separated when one went to look for water, according to Simon Piney of the Fernie SAR. During the other brother’s tending to the vehicle, he crashed it down an embankment. Scrambling back to the road, the man walked to a maintained forestry service road and was

taken to Elko by some passing campers where he called for further assistance. In conjunction with the RCMP and the Civil Air Search and Rescue’s spotter plane, SAR members determined the approximate location of the missing motorist. He was found dehydrated and tired, but otherwise without further injuries. The two brothers were reunited in Fernie while their vehicle remains where it crashed, off Commerce Road or Middlepass Creek Road. In a second incident on Sunday evening, an injured hiker was picked up in the Three Sisters area. The hiker in question, a 27-year-old female Fernie local, was hiking with friends to summit the Middle Sister. The group became lost off the Olivia Creek

Trail from Hartley Road, falling out of signal range. In an attempt to get back into signal range, the group attempted to climb a steep slope up to a high point in an alpine bowl. The female hiker slipped in snow, sliding a few hundred metres down the slope and into some rocks. She sustained injuries to her head and pelvis. Two rescuers were dropped off to stabilize the hiker, while an additional three were used to assist with the extrication. “We were fortunate to find them when we did, as we were losing daylight and they were a long way off the trail,” explained Piney, one of the rescuers in the incident. “We are also grateful to Greg Goodison at Ascent Helicopters, whose expertise allowed us to get this young lady and her friend out of a very difficult spot.”

West Kootenay

Wounded bear, shot with crossbow, put down by RCMP near Nelson Will Johnson Nelson Star

A wounded bear dragging its hind legs was put out of its misery on the North Shore by the RCMP at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.

“It looks like somebody shot it with a crossbow. The conservation officer had been looking for the bear and then it was located near Ridgewood Road,” Staff Sgt. Leanne Tuchscherer told the Star. “We heard reports that it was

dragging its two hind legs. It had been shot the night previous by a crossbow.” Tuchscherer said a member of the RCMP then shot the bear. Any further investigation will be done by the conservation officer.

were published. Hunter says he will argue that Robinson used her position as a journalist and the privilege of the courts to make untrue allegations that Furlong committed serious criminal acts. He says Furlong will testify about the impact the articles had on his life, including cancelled speaking engagements, a refusal to take on new commitments and psychological harm. Robinson’s lawyer has told court that Furlong’s decision to drop his own defamation case against the journalist meant her articles were true.

B.C. Mountie going to prison for lying at public inquiry into Dziekanski death CANADIAN PRESS

VANCOUVER - A Mountie convicted of lying at a public inquiry into the death of Robert Dziekanski at Vancouver’s airport has been sentenced to two and a half years in prison. B.C. Supreme Court Justice William Ehrcke says the sentence for RCMP Const. Kwesi Millington had to denounce the officer’s actions and provide a deterrence. Millington was one of four officers involved in a fatal confrontation at

the airport in October 2007, when the Polish immigrant was stunned with a Taser and died. All four officers testified at a public inquiry into the death, and were later charged with perjury over accusations that they colluded to concoct a story about what happened. Each officer was tried separately, resulting in two acquittals and two convictions. Dziekanski’s mother Zofia Cisowski said she’s happy with the sentence, and that it brings some justice.

Beaufort Sea acidifying fastest in the world, new study says CANADIAN PRESS

New research suggests that Canada’s Beaufort Sea is becoming acidic at a faster rate than any other ocean in the world. A paper published in the journal Oceanography says that in about 10 years, the Arctic waters off the Northwest Territories will be more acidic for most of the year than they have ever been before. Lead author Jeremy Mathis of the U.S.-based National Oceanic and At-

mospheric Administration says nobody knows what the consequences will be for the sea life in those waters. But he calls the Beaufort Sea a bellweather for the rest of the planet. He says whatever ocean acidification does to the rest of the earth’s waters will happen in Canada’s Arctic first. Ocean acidification is a side effect of climate change, caused when the waters absorb too much carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

Notley apologizes to aboriginals for residential school abuse CANADIAN PRESS

EDMONTON - Premier Rachel Notley has apologized on behalf of Alberta to indigenous peoples for decades of abuse in residential schools. In a speech to the legislature, Notley also added her voice to those calling for a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women. Notley’s apology comes after the release earlier this month of a report chronicling generations of abuse inflicted on thousands of aboriginal

children at residential schools. Notley says Alberta legislators did not create the residential school system, but turned a blind eye to its abuses. She also urged the federal government to hold an inquiry into the root causes of the disproportionate deaths and disappearances of aboriginal women. Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government has resisted such an inquiry, saying the issue has been studied thoroughly and that steps are being taken to remedy the problems.


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