|By Jo Anne Malpass
On August 1, 1914 the first post office was opened in Anglemont. In order to have a post office, the settlement had to have a name.
The original homesteaders were two brothers named Hudson so they first submitted Hudson's Hope, but that name was already taken. The second choice was Anglemont, taken from Angle Mountain behind their properties (named in 1877 by G.M. Dawson because of the angle formed by Seymour Arm of Shuswap Lake).
Read more on the front page.
Anglemont Water System Fully Operational !!
Anglemont Water System switched over to the lake intake and the water has been fully treated since July 11. The community is invited to an open house on Friday August 15th from 10 am to 2 pm to tour the new facilities and treatment plant located at 7510 Estate Drive, in Anglemont.
Read the full article on pg. 7
Calendar of Events
-High Country pottery sale in Sorrento - Aug 2, 3
-Moose Mouse Sandfest in Sicamous – Aug 2
-Gateway Lakeview tour and barbeque – Aug 8
-Chase Cornstock – Aug 9
-Anglemont estates water open house , Aug 15
-Roots and Blues Festival in Salmon Arm – Aug 15 – 17
….more details and events on pg.72
Next Kicker ad deadline is Aug 22
We hit the stands Sept 5