Chelsea Novak

Addressing the opioid crisis in West Kootenay

Decriminalization is key to providing proper support for people who use drugs, a conference heard.

Semi accident closed Paulson Bridge

Castlegar RCMP responded to an overturned semi-trailer truck just off the Paulson Bridge on Monday.

Couple charged in Fruitvale incident plead not guilty

A couple charged in an incident that started in Fruitvale on Tuesday, April 3 pleaded not guilty.

Neighbours oppose short-term rental in Rossland subdivision

Rossland city council heard from concerned neighbours in the Iron Colt subdivision.

Rossland Council considers $200,000 to open arena in fall

A large crowd turned out to Monday’s council meeting to show their support for the Rossland Arena.

UPDATED: RCMP seek driver after crash outside Trail

Trail RCMP are still waiting to speak with the driver of a vehicle that rolled.

Rossland Council approves rezoning for Red developments

Rossland City Council approved two bylaws regarding new developments out at Red Mountain.

Skatepark group asks Rossland to waive $20,000 loan

Robin Strachan said the first section of the Rossland Skatepark was built for $320,000.

Referendum could veto Castlegar complex plan

Proposed enhancements to Castlegar’s recreation complex are proceeding to an area-by-area referendum.

Destination BC’s Highway 3 destination development strategy set to debut

The final draft of a destination development strategy for the Highway 3 corridor is ready.

Junior Dragons’ Den hopefuls should apply soon

The deadline for this year’s Junior Dragons’ Den competition is quickly approaching.

Behind the photo of the elk on a snow-covered roof

The bull elk spotted on a rooftop was able to get up there by using snow to climb onto the carport.

Local pianist raising funds with Romantics concert

A local pianist is raising money for two local organizations with concerts featuring classical piano

Rossland bobsled spectator injured in 2017, sues

Nicole Valliere of Fruitvale was struck by a bobsled in the 2017 Sonny Samuelson Bobsled Race

VIDEO: Dramatic video shows return of rescued B.C. snowboarders

Two snowboarders were rescued near Rossland, B.C. on Sunday after being lost overnight.

VIDEO: Snowboarders rescued after going missing overnight

Two snowboarders went out of bounds and were missing overnight.

Senior struck by bus in Castlegar dies

A 91-year-old man who was struck by a BC Transit bus last Tuesday has passed away.

Haywood NorAm: Black Jack skier wins sprint in dramatic finish

National Ski Team member Julien Locke wins sprint at Black Jack’s Haywood NorAm Mini Tour, Saturday.

Columbia River Treaty to be renegotiated in early 2018

News came in a Tweet from the U.S. Department of State