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The Revelstoke Times Review Year in Review 2011 Revelstoke was a hive of activity in 2011. A new wave of construction continued around town, including the new Revelstoke Secondary School, the new Best Western Hotel and the substantial completion of the third building at the base of Revelstoke Mountain Resort. That’s on top of Revelstoke 5 and the start of Mica units 5 & 6. Much of this work was conceived and begun before the global economic downturn came along, and Revelstoke was certainly fortunate to have the opportunity to build them all. In a town with just one of them, nothing can define community experience quite like a high school. The new Revelstoke Secondary School is the story of the year, since it’s emblematic of this construction wave and will continue to be a community hub for decades. Of course, it wasn’t all hard hats ‘n’ hammers. In our annual Year in Review issue, we summarize some of the biggest news, community, sports and business stories of the year. Happy New Year Revelstoke, and we’re looking forward to seeing you again in 2012. January 26

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JACK LAYTON VISITS RIDING TO SUPPORT MARK SHMIGELSKY The federal NDP sees an opportunity in the riding of Kootenay-Columbia when current Conservative MP Jim Abbott bows out ahead of the next election. Abbott, who announced his planned retirement in early 2010, won the riding with a whopping 59.6 per cent of the vote in the 2008 election, well ahead of NDP candidate Leon Pendleton’s 22.6 per cent. Federal NDP leader Jack Layton was in Cranbrook on Jan. 24 to support NDP candidate and former Invermere mayor Mark Shmigelsky, who won the right to represent the NDP in KootenayColumbia just over a week ago. January 26

NEW CAO TIM PALMER ARRIVES The City of Revelstoke’s new Chief Administrative Officer Tim Palmer will begin in Revelstoke sometime in mid to late February. Palmer recently resigned as the CAO of the Village of Burns Lake to take the position as Revelstoke’s top municipal employee. Palmer cites his work on community sustainability initiatives in Burns Lake, including work on a community heating initiative which will be implemented in 2011. Continues on page 2

Revelstoke School District No. 19 Board of Education Chairperson Alan Chell, B.C. Minister of Education George Abbott, School District No. 19 Superintendent Anne Cooper and Mayor of Revelstoke David Raven pictured just after the official grand opening ribbon cutting at the new Revelstoke Secondary School on Nov. 9. Revelstoke was abuzz with new construction in 2011, including the new Best Western, and significant work done at the buildings at the base of RMR. None was bigger for the community Aaron Orlando/Revelstoke Times Review than the much-anticipated new high school.

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CITY COUNCIL OPTS FOR 4% RESIDENTIAL TAX INCREASE Revelstoke city council has decided on a four per cent hike in residential taxes for 2011, but will hold the line for commercial and industrial taxpayers at zero per cent. The decision came at their Feb. 22 regular meeting, following presentations from citizens concerned about cuts to recreation services and from a budget focus group consisting of residential and business representatives. The four per cent increase means the owner of an average-valued $350,000 home will pay an extra $45 dollars in city taxes. March 2

SNOWMOBILERS CONCERNED ABOUT PROPOSED NEW CARIBOU CLOSURES Local snowmobile groups are worried that if proposed new snowmobile closures go ahead, it will become increasingly difficult enforce the closures designed to protect caribou habitat. “We are afraid that if these closures go ahead, that we will not have buy-in from the snowmobiling public and we fear that civil disobedience will become an issue,” said Angela Threatful, executive director of the Snowmobile Revelstoke Society. “People will no longer respect the boundaries based on the fact that we’ve already given so much up, we’ve worked hard, we’ve invested thousands upon thousand of dollars in environmental stewardship and, if it comes down to additional closures above and beyond that, I feel it will have a negative impact.” The new closures being proposed by the B.C. government include a complete closure of Caribou Basin and a greatly extended closure of Keystone Standard Basin.

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FEDERAL ALL-CANDIDATE’S FORUM LACKS SPARK WITH FRONT RUNNER ABSENT It’s a good thing they called it a forum and not a debate – because there was little of the latter at the KootenayColumbia all-candidates forum in Revelstoke last Tuesday night. Three candidates attended the Apr. 12 forum – Mark Shmigelsky of the New Democratic Party, Bill Green of the Green Party and independent candidate Brent Bush. Missing were Liberal candidate Betty Aitchison (who did send in an introducing statement) and Conservative David Wilks, who is regarded as the favourite to win the riding. Thirty minutes after the national leader’s debate ended, the forum began, with about 50 people in attendance, many of whom were wearing NDP badges. Brydon Roe, president of the Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce, acted as moderator. With Wilks absent – he said he already committed to be elsewhere when the invitation came – the forum lacked any The future looks optimistic in many fields sense of antagonism and there of medical research. wasn’t too much to separate For example, Multiple the three candidates. Sclerosis (MS) patients May 4 are known to have 57

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With John Teed coming that specifically target certain cells or organs in the body without damage to healthy cells. This research holds great promise in the treatment of lung diseases like cystic fibrosis and cancer. Sleep problems seem to increase as we age and for women in the menopause stage of life, a good night sleep is often difficult to achieve. An old herbal remedy,

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thing where I have more personal time and more flexibility is really appealing.” Abbott, 68, announced in February, 2010, he would not run in the next federal election. For the first time since 1993, a campaign took place without his name on the ballot. June 22, 2011 Continued on next page ††

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La Nina thrills in the hills, but causes headaches at home How much snow was there in the 2010/11 season? Enough to cave-in the roof of a building at Downie Timber it seems. Fortunately, no one was in the building when it came down at around 3:30 p.m. on Mar. 2. “I’ve never seen anything like this,” said one employee. Several other buildings around town also succumbed to the snow load, including the Partners for Others charity warehouse in the Big Eddy. Alex Cooper/Times Review

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RCMP RECLASSIFY DROWNING TO MURDER The RCMP are now classifying the August 2010 drowning of an Alberta schoolteacher at Shelter Bay as a homicide. Laura Letts-Beckett, a 50-yearold elementary schoolteacher from Westlock, Alberta, was in a boat

with her husband on Aug. 18, 2010. An August 19 report in the Revelstoke Times Review, which was based on information provided by the RCMP, said that Letts-Beckett was standing up in the Zodiac when she fell overboard. She was not wearing a lifejacket and it was reported she couldn’t swim. At the time, the RCMP reported her husband attempted to rescue her but was unable to.

RCMP Southeast District spokesperson Cpl. Dan Moskaluk confirmed the RCMP suspect foul play. “The death is being classified as a homicide,” he told the Times Review in a June 14 telephone interview. “[RCMP Southeast District Major Crime Unit] has been involved and continue to be involved in the investigation. It is an ongoing investigation. June 29

NO INJURIES IN ALBERT CANYON TRAIN DERAILMENT A freight train derailed Tuesday afternoon between Albert Canyon and Mount Revelstoke National Park. CP Rail spokesperson Kevin Hrysak said a westbound freight train derailed at around 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday, June 21. It came off the tracks about 25 kilometres east

of Revelstoke. Hrysak said 17 cars derailed in the incident. Several cars were flipped on their side as a result of the derailment. Others were thrust into the air and one was hanging down the bank towards the Illecillewaet River. July 20 Continues on page 7

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2011 IN RE VIE W

COUNCIL APPROVES NEW BIKE NETWORK

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Revelstoke is set to get a series of bike paths and trails that will run through the city from Revelstoke Mountain Resort all the way out to Mt. Macpherson. The network will be made possible by $289,141 of tourism infrastructure funding that was recommended by the city’s Tourism Infrastrucuture Committee and approved by city council at their July 12 meeting. August 31

EXTENDED SMOKING BAN PROPOSED City council got their first chance to comment on the details of proposed new municipal smoking ban rules for Revelstoke at their Aug. 23 public meeting. Council unanimously adopted the first and second reading of the new bylaw at the meeting, opening up a public comment period as the bylaw moves towards final adoption. The proposed new ban was first recommended to council in September of 2010 by the city’s health advisory committee. Since then, city staff worked to develop the proposed bylaw that was presented today. The ban would extend existing bans to more public spaces. September 7

PT SIGN SPARKS PUBLIC PROTEST The City of Revelstoke has given the owner of the moveable letterboard sign located out front of the former P&T Farm Market until Sept. 9 to get rid of it or face legal action. The move sparked a protest by the sign’s owner, who on Aug. 29 took action. “City says sign bad must go,” he wrote on one side. “So much for free speech,” he posted on the other. Neighbouring business Jacobson Ford got into the action too: “Ford says sign good!! Please stay!!” Not missing a beat, on the other side they added: “Buy a car and speak your mind!” The sign has been a source of amusement to commuters who looked forward to the sign’s frequently-changing messages. When they started several months ago, they sought to entice potential clients into the vacant building on the lot. October 5

DEVELOPER SAYS LAWSUIT COULD COST CITY UP TO $14 MILLION A Revelstoke developer has filed a statement of claim against the City of Revelstoke, saying the city could be on the hook for damages up to about $14 million for allegedly failing to live up to an agreement regarding access across his property near Revelstoke Mountain Resort. The statement of claim was filed by the Selkirk Land and Cattle Corporation at the Kelowna registry of the Supreme Court of British Columbia on Sept. 28, 2011. The statement says in 2004 the plaintiff entered into an agreement with the city to allow access across its 106-acre parcel of land located up-slope of Camozzi Road in Arrow Heights near the Joe Kozek Sawmills. The city wanted access to build and service a water reservoir there. They say the city never lived up to the terms of the nominal-fee agreement to build a dedicated road, but instead built a dirt road across the property. The plaintiff says since then they have been struggling with successive city administrators to have the situation rectified, but have been rebuffed or largely ignored. October 5

AARON VOLPATTI MAKES VANCOUVER CANUCKS ROSTER Revelstoke native Aaron Volpatti secured a spot in the Vancouver Canucks starting lineup when the team opens the 2011-12 season at home against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday. Volpatti, 26, won the opportunity to skate on the right side on a line with centre Maxime Lapierre and left winger Viktor Oreskovich after a pre-season that saw him garner attention for his hard hits and willingness to drop the gloves. November 2

A staggering number of days lost to avalanche road closures hit the Revelstoke tourism industry hard, and led to the revival of a longstanding effort to seek improvements to the Trans-Canada Highway. City of Revelstoke Mayor David Raven travelled to federal budget meetings in Ontario in the fall to make the case for improvements. Here, avalanche control at Three Valley Gap. Alex Cooper/Revelstoke Times Review

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LONI PARKER ACCLAIMED FOR SEVENTH TERM AS CSRD DIRECTOR Loni Parker thought she would step down as director for rural Revelstoke two years ago. Instead, she decided to keep going to work on the Official Community Plan for Area B of the Columbia-Shuswap Regional District. Now, she has chosen to stand for a seventh term in order to deal with some outstanding issues and since no one ran against her, she will be sitting on the CSRD’s board of directors for another three years - 21 in total. “I’m really into it,” she told the Times Review last week after being officially acclaimed. “There’s so much to learn all the time. It’s something I feel comfortable with, I enjoy it and I try to make things better for people.” The issues Parker said she wants to deal with are water problems caused by Continues on page 8

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24 has ended with a tragic discovery. Kay Mansour, 83, left Nakusp for an eye appointment in Revelstoke on Oct. 24, but never made it to that appointment. Nakusp RCMP say she was believed to be staying with friends in Revelstoke for the past 11 days, but when she didn’t get in contact with family back in Nakusp, it was discovered she wasn’t staying with those friends in Revelstoke. The search began for Mansour on Friday, Nov. 4 when authorities were notified of her disappearance.

Year in Review from p. 7 development at Revelstoke Mountain Resort, continued lowering of taxes and completion of the parks plan and first zoning bylaw for the region. November 9

SEARCH FOR MISSING ELDERLY WOMAN ENDS IN TRAGEDY The search for an elderly woman who went missing while driving from Nakusp to Revelstoke on Oct.

The next day, an RCMP helicopter spotted a completely submerged vehicle in the man-made reservoir located at the side of Highway 23 about halfway between Shelter Bay and Revelstoke. November 16

NEW REVELSTOKE SECONDARY SCHOOL OPENS Revelstoke welcomed B.C. Minister of Education George Abbott to the grand opening ceremony of the new Revelstoke Secondary

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School on Nov. 9. Later that day, the new school opened its doors to the whole community, allowing many their first chance to have a look inside. They marvelled at the bright, open spaces at the school and the many large windows that allow natural light inside. They admired the woodwork, including the large structural beams that hold the roof up in the gym and the two entrances, all the way down to the solidwood locker doors. RSS Principal Mike Hooker emceed the event, introducing Revel-

stoke Board of Education chairperson Alan Chell. Chell welcomed attendees at the formal morning ceremony in the gym. “On behalf of the Revelstoke School District, I would like to express our sincere appreciation and gratitude to the Province of British Columbia, the Ministry of Education and the Honourable Minister of Education George Abbott for your decision to invest in the future of our education system and the future of our community,” Chell said. He thanked suContinues on p. 12

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There was lots of fun to be had in 2011 for Revelstokians. In January, Denis Severino launched the Revelstoke Coffee House, providing a stage for numerous musicians to play on. February was punctuated by Spirit Fest, which was highlighted by Ski Bum the Musical and the first Mountain Roots Film Festival, put on by the Friends of Mt. Revelstoke 7 Glacier.

Revelstoke’s continuing emergence as a ski destination was enhanced last winter when a several companies filmed here, the most prominent being Brain Farm Cinema, who recorded large sections of the landmark Art of Flight here. The year also the premier of two locally produced ski movies – The Powder Highway, by Vance Shaw, and Self Taught by Kaleb Weston. The Revelstoke Theatre Company had a busy year, putting on

two plays and starting rehearsals for its newest musical, The Sound of Music. On the music scene, local bands Teds Amongst Men and Sister Girl released new albums. RevFest returned, bringing in rising stars The Sheepdogs. As well, a joyous tribute concert was held for slain youth Daniel Levesque. The Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre had another strong year, hosting a string of well attended shows all year long.

Clockwise from above: Tessa Davis and Steve Smith perform at the Daniel Levesque memorial concert.; Snowboarder Travis Rice showed up in town last winter to film his much acclaimed movie The Art of Flight.; Rising stars The Sheepdogs headlined RevFest.; Extreme Toboganning was one of many movies presented at the first Mountain Roots Film Festival.; Art in the Park returned in 2011 to help celebrate the 125th anniversary of Glacier and Yoho National Parks.; Matthew Carter and his family perform at the first Coffee House in January. Alex Cooper/Times Review

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Please be advised that dog licences for 2012 are now available. PURSUANT TO BYLAW NO. 1758,

If you are interested in applying, please submit a letter noting your interest and a brief outline of your qualifications. This can be mailed or delivered to City Hall, attention Teresa LeRose, Deputy Director of Corporate Administration, City of Revelstoke, Box 170, Revelstoke, B.C. V0E 2S0 or tlerose@cityofrevelstoke.com by 2:00 pm on January 9, 2012. For additional information, contact Graham Inglis, Director of Finance at 250-837-2161 or e-mail ginglis@cityofrevelstoke.com

PARKS, RECREATION & CULTURE • •• HOT OFF THE PRESS • • • LEISURE GUIDE The latest edition of the Department of Parks Recreation & Culture Leisure Guide is now available at the Community Centre and around town. Registration is open for all programs. For inquiries or to register for upcoming programs please call 250-837-9351 or email rcc@revelstoke.ca

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3) DOG LICENCES (A) No person shall keep or harbour a dog on or after the commencement of a licence year without obtaining from the Municipality a licence for the dog and paying the applicable licence fee set out in Schedule “A”. A reduced fee for a neutered or spayed dog shall only be applicable if the owner provides a veterinarian’s certification that the dog has been neutered or spayed. (B) Upon payment of the appropriate licence fee, the Municipality shall issue to the owner a dog licence tag, which shall be securely fastened to a collar or harness worn by the dog at all times except when the dog is penned or enclosed on the owner’s land or premises. (C) A dog licence shall be fastened only to the dog for which it is issued. A dog licence is not transferrable to another dog, but may be transferred to a new owner upon payment of a transfer fee provided in Schedule “A” to the Bylaw. (F) The Municipality shall keep a record in which shall be recorded the name and address of the owner of each dog for which a licence is issued, the date of issuance of the licence tag, the description of the dog, and the licence number. It is the owner’s responsibility to notify the City of any address or phone number changes to a valid licence. Should you require further clarification to the above, please contact the Animal Control Officer at 837-4747. Tim Luini Senior Building Inspector/Bylaw Enforcement Officer


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The year in photos There were a lot of great events in Revelstoke in 2011. From Spirit Fest to fashion shows, to Movember to the emergency services food drive, there was no shortage of community events to take part in. Here are some photos, clockwise from right: Estelle Norris (left) put on a very successful fashion show to raise money for Haiti.; Kawakubo hosted a fundraiser for Japanese earthquake victims.; John McKinnon creates an ice sculpture in Grizzly Plaza during Spirit Fest.; Revelstoke’s Top Bloke Jacob Hanson accepts a $20 donation from Jana Coes.; Revelstoke went wild over an unofficial game of G.N.A.R. at Revelstoke Mountain Resort in March.; More than 100 volunteers took part in the Emergency Services Fight Back Against Hunger Food Drive, which collected four tonnes of food for the food bank in September.; Timber Days Lite provided an amazing showcase of logger sports as locals duked it out.; Royal wedding fever reached Revelstoke in the form of a royal tea hosted by the Revelstoke Museum & Archives. Alex Cooper and Aaron Orlando/ Revelstoke Times Review

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Continued from p. 8 perintendent Anne Cooper and district principal Earl Woodhurst for their dedicated work on the project. “[They] have lived and breathed this project for the past three years, and their vision, dedication and skilled work has been one of the key factors in us

being able to open this magnificent new school today. Thank you Anne, thank you Earl.” November 23

INCUMBENTS ELECTED; TWO NEWCOMERS JOIN COUNCIL Despite an election campaign

2011 IN RE VIE W dominated by criticism of city hall’s spending problems, Revelstoke voters returned all four incumbent candidates to the council table in Saturday’s municipal election, according to the unofficial results. Tony Scarcella, Linda Nixon, Chris Johnston, Phil Welock, Gary Starling and Steve Bender

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(listed in order of votes) were the six top vote getters after vote counting ended Saturday night. Mayor David Raven offered his congratulations to the winners. “The fact four of them were on council before gives me the message that some of the stuff we are doing is good,” he said.

“However there are some real learnings within the platforms and concerns raised during the campaign that we’ll have to be very careful with and considerate of.” ***

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WHAT IS THE ELECTRONICS STEWARDSHIP ASSOCIATION OF BRITISH COLUMBIA (ESABC) PROGRAM? ESABC is a not-for-profit extended producer responsibility program set up by the producers and retailers of electronics in British Columbia to provide a province wide recycling system for unwanted electronics.

ISN’T IT IMPORTANT TO REUSE BEFORE RECYCLING? While the program is designed to manage unwanted electronic products that have exhausted their reuse potential, we strongly encourage users to first reuse their products. If you choose to donate to a charity, make sure you have backed up your data and wiped your drives clean prior to donation.

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HOW ARE ELECTRONICS RECYCLED?

Effective July 1, 2010, the following items can be recycled free of charge at any Encorp Return-It Electronics™ Collection Site: display devices, desktop computers, portable computers, computer peripherals, computer scanners, printers and fax machines, non-cellular phones and answering machines, vehicle audio and video systems (aftermarket), home audio and video systems, and personal or portable audio and video systems.

Electronics collected for recycling are sent to approved primary recyclers in North America. They are broken down using various manual and mechanical processes. Products are separated into their individual components for recovery. Through a variety of refining and smelting processes, the materials reclaimed from unwanted electronics are used as raw materials in the manufacturing of new products.


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The past year saw several businesses close down and a number open. Sure, we lost PT Market, Inspiration Gifts and a few others but here’s a partial list of the new business that started up in Revel-

stoke over the past year: - Isabella’s Restaurant - Best Western Plus Hotel - Balu Yoga - Trapper Snowboards - Big Bend Skis - Benoit’s Wine Bar - Your Office & Art Centre

- Traverse Lounge Club - Ray’s Butcher Shop - Nico’s Pizzeria - Revelstoke Business Complex - Evolve - StokeFM - Wino’s

Independent School Certificate Holder? Please read this notice and visit www.bcct.ca immediately With the passage of the Teachers’ Act, all teacher certification in BC will be handled by the new Teacher Regulation Branch of the Ministry of Education. If you have changed your contact information since the certificate renewal process in 2008, it is essential that you update your contact information before January 6, 2012 in order to ensure you’re included in the electoral process for the new BC Teachers Council as well as other important communications regarding your certification. This transition for independent school certificate holders is being managed by the BC College of Teachers before its transition into the Teacher Regulation Branch. Your revised info can be emailed to membership@bcct.ca or at 1-800-555-3684 x11.

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Take a Break Columbia Shuswap Regional District

December 22– January 19

January 20– February 18

February 19– March 20

This week is all about celebration, Capricorn. Invite over everyone you know, go to as many functions as you can and let the good times roll.

Get a grip, Aquarius. The festivities are nearly over and you will soon be able to breathe again. In the meantime, try to catch a few winks when you can.

Winging it is not your style, but you’re about to become good at it with the arrival of unexpected guests, Pisces. A test in patience persists at work.

March 21– April 19

April 20– May 20

May 21– June 21

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Household chores stack up, but there’s no need for you to attack them now. Enjoy yourself while you can, Aries. There will be time later to attend to all of the details.

Frequent visitors keep the mood light all week long. A package arrives with a sweet surprise tucked inside. Savor it, Taurus. An auto gets a makeover.

A personal matter takes precedence above all else. Address it swiftly, Gemini. A gift makes a dreaded task a snap. Make sure you say thanks.

June 22– July 22

July 23– August 22

August 23– September 22

W e e k Good food among good friends. What more could you ask for this week, Cancer? Well, there is one more thing, and guess what, it’s yours

5 You’ve made your resolutions. Now you need to determine how you’re going to get there. Planning is key to success, Libra. Don’t overlook that September 23– fact.

October 22 The scope of a project broadens, and you’re pulled into the fray. Heed the call, Leo, and there will be big rewards. An art project shapes up with help of friends.

Trying times are finally behind you. Thank goodness, Virgo. A mixup at work puts everyone in stitches. A young friend surprises you. Be receptive.

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B.C. seeking extension on HST debt BY TOM FLETCHER Black Press

VICTORIA – B.C. will likely get extra time to repay the $1.6 billion transition fund it accepted when it implemented the harmonized sales tax, federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty says. “It’s clear the money has to

be repaid, and the government of British Columbia doesn’t question that,” Flaherty said at the end of a finance ministers’ meeting in Victoria Monday. “Their view is that they’d like more time to repay it. It’s due at the end of March 2012. I had very good discussions with [B.C.] Finance Minister [Kevin] Falcon about that, and I’m hope-

ful that we’ll be able to come to an agreement very soon, which would give the province some additional time to pay the total amount.” Falcon had little to say about the discussions. “We’ve always been clear that we are going to uphold our obligation under the agreement, and that’s to pay back the amount,”

Falcon said. “And what we’re talking to Jim about is the terms of the agreement. Those conversations continue and I’m not going to negotiate that in public.” After B.C. voters rejected the HST in a referendum last summer, Falcon and Premier Christy Clark have discussed the terms of paying the money back. Clark confirmed last week that she had asked federal officials to consider forgiving

some of the money because the HST will have been in effect for more than two years by the time it is repealed. The B.C. government has booked the repayment as a cost on its books for this year and next, pushing the provincial deficit up substantially. Falcon has committed to balancing the province’s budget by 2013, when the next B.C. election is scheduled.

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St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church Mass Times: Saturday: 7 pm Sunday: 10 am Father Cecil Nunez 250-837-2071 sanfran@telus.net 510 Mackenzie Avenue

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The sports story of the year in Revelstoke was Aaron Volpatti’s NHL success. While he only potted two goals with the Vancouver Canucks, the Revelstoke native surprised many by making the team out of training camp this year and holding a spot until a shoulder injury sidelined him in December. The second biggest would be the epic snowfall, which had winter sports enthusiasts playing in the snow into July. In Revelstoke, the year started with Leah Evans and Lars Chickering-Ayers taking top spot at the Canadian Freeskiing Championships. Revelstoke athletes had lots of success on the snow. Nikki Norrie won two golds at the World Nordic Masters Championships in Vernon, while sisters Brittany and Megan Evans both reached the podium at the Canadian Nordic Skiing Championships in March (they also set RSS records on the track in June). Meanwhile, Callum Hicks took home a gold and bronze at the Western Canadian Alpine skiing championships. Meanwhile, the Revelstoke Snowmobile Club and Revelstoke Nordic

Ski Clubs both hosted the official opening of their new cabins. On two wheels, Olav Stana, 56, set a new record in the Mt. Revelstoke Steamer. 2011 also saw the opening of the incredibly alpine trail on Frisby Ridge, the Meltdown trail at Mt. Macpherson and the legalization and restoration of downhill trails on Boulder Mountain. RSS sports teams enjoyed success too. The senior girls soccer team won it’s zone, earning the right to host the Okanagan Valley Championships. The senior boys volleball team made it to the provincial championships. The Aquaducks posted its best ever result at the provincial swimming championships, finishing 22nd out of 63 teams. Emily Pfeiffer, Nadia Salon, Beth Granstrom and James Lebuke all won medals. The Grizzlies enjoyed another strong season in 2011, falling to the eventual league champions Osoyoos in the conference finals. The current squad is near the top of the league. In November, Revelstoke played host to the B.C. amateur boxing championships. Local Connor Null lost his bout but his contest was name the most exciting of the tournament.

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Clockwise, from top: Lars Chickering-Ayers in the middle of his winning run at the Canadian Freeskiing Championships in January.; Aaron Volpatti of the Vancouver Canucks.; A bloodied Connor Null dukes it out during the B.C. Amateur Boxing Championships in Revelstoke.; Riding the brand new Frisby Ridge trail.; Brittany Evans races to a silver medal at the Canadian Nordic Skiing Championships in Canmore last March.

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Mike Turner

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Freya Rasmussen Reception

Blain Wiggins

Mechanical Tech.

.com Carl Laurence

Mechanical Tech.

Dale Rodway

Mechanical Tech.

Steve Busch

Mechanical Tech.

Walter Little

Service Manager

1321 Victoria Road, Revelstoke, B.C. • DL 5172 • 250-837-5284

THE RIGHT VEHICLE  THE RIGHT PRICE  RIGHT HERE IN REVELSTOKE 


Dec. 28, 2011