John Boivin

New Search and Rescue building rises in Rossland

‘We don’t even know all the benefits’ the building will bring, says SAR director

One dead, one injured in motorcycle accident southwest of Nakusp

Police investigating why rider lost control

One dead, one injured in motorcycle accident southwest of Nakusp

Police investigating why rider lost control

Winning ticket sold in Rossland/Trail

Unclaimed ticket belongs to mystery winner in West Kootenay.

Prowling cougar unsettles Kootenay residents

“Every time I walk out to the car I look over my shoulder.”

Planning for the future of Rossland’s past

Columbia Basin Trust supports Rossland heritage buildings

New Rossland hostel financed by Columbia Basin Trust

Trusts’ investment powers community benefits

Rossland farmers chilled by changing bear behaviour

Happy Valley livestock owners say bears are fearless, killing their animals

‘Farm the Kootenays’ creates supportive community

Helping hobbyists and serious producers alike, the Facebook group has grown to nearly 12,000 members

Spruce up Castegar, we’re being judged!

Communities in Bloom officials review everything from littering to city’s environmental policies

Castlegar arena to get life-extending work

Engineers recommended significant safety upgrades to Pioneer

Fair weather and fine music get toes tapping at Kootenay Country

Music festival crowds entertained by some of Canada’s best country performers

Is Rossland ready for a plastic bag ban?

Activist says yes, while business raises concerns

Speeders bemoaned in Rossland

City reaffirms speed limit, though some say they’re not enforced enough

Castlegar business owner fumes as Columbia Avenue construction threatens livelihood

Many businesses report impact, but still acknowledge work is necessary

Is Rossland ready for a plastic bag ban?

Activist says yes, while grocer raises concerns

Rossland to ban plastic bags?

Mayor Kathy Moore says Victoria court ruling clears path for city’s own ban

Local wins $1.1 million at Castlegar casino

Unnamed winner claims big jackpot June 12

Teck grant makes Rossland Museum’s renewal plans a reality

$700,000 will go to creating a replica underground mine exhibit

Lost painting returned to owner

Story in Castlegar News helps find artwork given away to thrift store