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Meet Mike, our 19th Hellman Canoe Winner

Thanks to the generous support of Hellman Canoes & Kayaks, EcoSociety has again raffled off a Hellman canoe for the 19th year. This year's winner was Proctor's Mike Handley, who is looking forward to enjoying the canoe and the warm autumn weather this Saturday on water (instead of land, like in the photo). Thanks to all who bought tickets! Even though you didn't win the canoe, you won…

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Kootenay paddlers join national We>tar sands day of action on Saturday, July 4th

Photos and Video: A flotilla of over 50 paddlers in 30 boats took to Kootenay Lake on Saturday July 4 to join in a national day of action for jobs, justice and climate action, sponsored by 350.org. “It was a great way to keep cool, have fun, and speak out for a clean energy future for Canada,” said Montana Burgess of the West Kootenay EcoSociety. “People here and across Canada will keep taking…

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