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Trail wildlife advocate honoured with Conservation Leadership Award

Rob Frew selected as KCP’S 2018 Conservation Leadership Award for the WK

  • Oct 19, 2018

Fall floral finale in Trail

A sunny October is providing perfect weather for highway clean ups around Trail

  • Oct 19, 2018

Trail Rotarians clean up highway

Sunny fall days are serving as the backdrop for volunteer groups to clean up highways around Trail

  • Oct 18, 2018
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Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI
No Stone Left Alone Ceremony
Whale surprises sailboat near Denman Island
2018 Tsawwassen Millionaire Lottery

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Reach a Reader today in downtown Trail

Funds raised in Trail and Fruitvale stay here to support free family literacy programs and books

Camp Tweedsmuir goes green with solar power

Solar panels were recently installed at Camp Tweedsmuir

  • Oct 17, 2018

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

Local 480 supports Navy League

United Steelworkers Local 480 donated $500 to the Trail sea cadet branch

  • Oct 17, 2018

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Four generations enjoy grandpa’s car

Ron Horlick and four generations of his family are enjoying an old Dodge in Castlegar.

Genelle opens new spray park

The grand opening was held last month during Genelle’s annual Family Funday

  • Oct 12, 2018

Kootenay names shared with other places

Only a few local places have truly unique names; the rest have counterparts elsewhere in the world

  • Oct 12, 2018

Rossland Arts Council looks to future after 20 years of arts promotion

Anniversary party planned for Saturday night at Miner’s Hall

Great recipes for your green tomato harvest

Hey Castlegar gardeners — green tomatoes left? Here’s how to use them.

Kootenay youth shine at riding show

The Youth Polish Shine and Show was at the Trail riding grounds last weekend

  • Oct 11, 2018

Trail fashion show, thrifty and for a good cause

Tickets for the Trail Salvation Army Fashion Show are on sale at the thrift store and church

Books for Kids is right around the corner

For information about local literacy programs contact CBAL’s Carolyn Amantea at (250) 368-6770

  • Oct 10, 2018

British peer was a walking soap opera

Lord Sholto Douglas was a walking soap opera, regularly providing scandal for newspapers

  • Oct 6, 2018