Radio Free Kaslo March 25, 2016

Today’s show takes us across sparkling Kootenay Lake for an in-depth visit to one of our region’s loveliest — and best-kept — secrets, Yasodhara Yoga Ashram. If you’ve never visited Yasodhara, today’s show is a perfect introduction, featuring a conversation with Yasodhara’s Community Engagement Director, Paris Marshall-Smith, and a chat with the Ashram’s leader, Swami Lalitananda, … More Radio Free Kaslo March 25, 2016

Social Enterprise + ‘Place-Based’ Development

It’s time for positive change in rural BC. It’s time for a fresh new approach to the challenge and opportunities that face rural residents and their communities. An approach that recognizes that the greatest asset any community has… is the place itself! Enter place-based development. So what is it? To paraphrase the Government of Canada’s … More Social Enterprise + ‘Place-Based’ Development

Let’s Get Naked in the Kootenays…

Naked Ski and Snowboard Segment from VALHALLA from Sweetgrass Productions on Vimeo. Hey, it’s Friday! Our Edmonton correspondent just spotted this awesome video clip, taken (I believe) from a longer film, much of it shot at and/or around Whitewater. I recommend muting the crummy ’50s pop tune that accompanies the film and playing this tune … More Let’s Get Naked in the Kootenays…