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Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Kootenay Boundary Girl Guides recognized for achievements

Twelve Girl Guide groups met in Nelson earlier this summer

  • Aug 3rd, 2018

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

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REPLAY: This week in B.C.
25th Anniversary of Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
Salmon run heading up Adam's River in Shuswap
Vancouver police rescue rabbit from downtown traffic

Trail cadet earns aviation award

Three-week Basic Aviation Technology and Aerospace Course helps develop the fundamentals

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Scooping for a good cause

Danny Ferraro and Patricia Cecchini have raised thousands if dollars for charity this summer

  • Aug 1st, 2018

Trail Sk8Park taking shape

Ground officially broke on the $700,000 project, located near the Gyro Park boat launch, last week

  • Jul 31st, 2018

For Rossland Rotarians, ‘building community’ can be taken literally

The service club is for people who want to give back to the community

  • Jul 29th, 2018

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

PLACE NAMES: Edwards’ Ferry/Graham’s Bridge

An obscure spot near Christina Lake briefly bustled during railway construction

  • Jul 27th, 2018

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.

Dog returns nearly 80 lost balls to softball teams

South Cariboo resident, Whisper, really has a thing for softballs

Rossland neighbourhoods clear forest of fuel

FireSmart work can be very effective to protecting your home, says coordinator

  • Jul 25th, 2018

Murphy Family Foundation donates $27,000 toward Trail park

Lower Sunningdale Park is getting a re-vamp that includes a multi-use playing surface

Operation Little Black Dress reaching new heights for B.C. search and rescue group

Women hope to inspire others to fundraise for their search and rescue volunteers

‘Farm the Kootenays’ creates supportive community

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

Crown Point Hotel to Crown Columbia, where it all began

Place Names: From Caesar, Crown Point and Cuprum to Drewry and Fletcher Creek

  • Jul 20th, 2018

George Bloor memorial dressage event in Trail

Horse riders gathered from across Kootenays to compete

  • Jul 18th, 2018

Trail farmers market raises money for kids nutrition

The next incrEDIBLE Farmers Market in downtown Trail goes July 28 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

  • Jul 20th, 2018

Trail auxiliary holds raffle for 75th anniversary

Proceeds will go to the emergency department campaign at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital

B.C. couple reunited with dog three years after disappearance

A purebred Pomeranian is back with his parents, likely after years in a puppy mill.