Park Place Lodge

A Winter Like Jazz

The ski area, and our town, died on March 16. Suddenly and dramatically, we drove off an unseen cliff.

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Half A House Is Still Only Half

The City must work with the employees to better their wages and move them out of “affordable housing” into their own homes, so the next group of residents can follow in their footsteps.

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Ahh . . . Winter!

Today I woke and walked downstairs in the half-light of early dawn. Two tracks broke the blanket of snow in the street. The falling snow diffused the street lights.

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The Sky is Crying

Standing in the front yard, about to take walk with Gordie, I see the Three Sisters newly plastered with white.

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The Weather Broke

A bit of wind pushes the wet into corners, dry for weeks, and spreads the newly freshened air through the open windows and doors of the house.

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Dan Savage – Editor

Fortunately for Dan, he broke free of urban living and has spent the last 20 years living in the Kootenay’s where he embraces his outdoor passion.

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Winter Lies Close

Winter lies close. Maybe just around the corner, a sleeping dog waiting to be disturbed. Last night, with the clouds […]

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This is Fall

The clouds over the Lizard Range were grey and turn now to an orange-red above the Lizard Range. A single cloud hangs over Polar Peak, brilliant pink

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