Red Dress Project – Creston

Sunday 2nd October 2016 Lower Kootenay Band Office 904 Simon Road… 1:30 pm Opening Ceremony followed by Walk of 2 kms and Light Reception  Is a powerful, striking one-day event to honor, awareness, draw attention, educate the public, to the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls, and their families in Canada. A […]

Specialized 9-1-1 Text Service for Deaf and Speech Impaired Now Available

September 21, 2016 A specialized text service that allows people who are Deaf/Deaf-Blind, Hard-of-Hearing or Speech Impaired (DHHSI) to communicate with 9-1-1 call-takers by text is now available in the Regional District of Central Kootenay.  This service, called Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1), is being delivered by E-Comm—the emergency communications centre responsible for answering 9-1-1 calls […]