Swansea Point

Perennial passion for community on display

Perennial passion for community on display

Theft from seasonal sign display upsetting to Sweansea Point residents


Steve Corrie, Sylvia Lindgren, David Schurek and Lois Schurek overlook Hummingbird Creek on the Schureks’ property on Sunday, March 19. -Image credit: Jim Elliot/Eagle Valley News

Proposed logging prompts call for moratorium

Protest being driven by memories of the landslides Swansea Point experienced in 1997 and 2012.


Highway 97A was closed for 25 hours after a mudslide knocked parts of a retaining wall onto the road. -Image Credit: Dave Schurek

Mudslide forces 25-hour closure of Highway 97A

The highway was closed around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 14, and not reopened until 11:30 a.m. the following day.