|By Jo Anne Malpass
Crowfoot Mountain Snowmobile Club members received a call for assistance early Friday Jan. 22. “We have two sledders lost on Crowfoot. We have had a crew out all night, but no luck. It’s snowing hard and visibility is poor.”
Brad Hutton in Chase heard from Allen Dunk of Chase and Mike Griffiths of Mobley Lake at around 2.30 pm. Thursday Jan 21. They were in the Grizzly cabin having lunch. Concerned when the men did not return as planned by 6:30 pm Thursday, Brad called Crowfoot Club members Martin and Julie Lucas. Martin went to the parking lot and confirmed their trucks were still there.
A Club search team and the snowcat went out Thursday night, but poor visibility and blizzard snow conditions made the search impossible.
… read more on the front page of this issue of the Kicker.
In other news….
- New Tax om Foreshore Parcels pg. 4
- Kickin’ back with Larry pg. 5
- North Shuswap Health Centre Society now officially owned by the community pg. 25
- Chase Fish & Game banquet Feb 6
- Conversation about Elder Abuse in the Shuswap Feb 11
- Historic Chase Chili Contest Feb 27
. . . Check out these events and others on our Calendar of Events pg. 40
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