Carnival for a Cause

The community is invited to Gateway Christian Life on Sunday for a family-friendly event

West Kootenay businesses and organizations support renewable energy

Over 30 West Kootenay businesses & organizations are supporting the transition to renewable energy.

  • Sep 7th, 2017

School dress code an issue for some parents

Schools have used dress codes to “control” students, author Shauna Pomerantz

Railway park, a community showcase in Fruitvale

The Fruitvale park was recently featured in a provincial Communities in Bloom publication

Last chance to nominate your favourite local business

Award nominations for Trail and Greater Area businesses closes Aug. 21

Protect your eyes during Monday eclipse in Trail

Eclipse begins Monday morning in Trail; Dr. Geeraert offers eye safety advice

Event showcases aboriginal achievements


    There's a buzzz around Central City


      Elizabeth's Wildlife Centre hosts its annual open house weekend


        Team Island Quad comes to White Rock


          Can’t see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

          Monday will be the first solar eclipse in nearly 40 years

          • Aug 17th, 2017

          Craft beer revolution brewing in Russia

          A generation of craft beer brewers is sprouting in the vodka capital of the world

          Greater Trail hospice seeks volunteers

          Training sessions are slated over two weekends in September

          Columbia Basin Culture Tour

          The Columbia Basin Culture Tour took place over the weekend

          Taking a bite of the notion that food is medicine

          Editorial, Dylan MacKay PhD

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          Ride to Survive

          Jacob Kooman of Trail rode across Canada raising funds for cancer

          • Aug 15th, 2017

          Legion ride for Veterans

          Riders gathered at the Trail Legion on Sunday

          Thrilling three-way finish to Rossland-Trail Birchbank Open

          The Birchbank Open came down to the final putt on Sunday

          Shambhala dodges evacuation alert

          Festival director Jimmy Bundschuh expresses confidence in evacuation plan

          Only certain masks protect against forest fire smoke

          Masks must be rated ‘N95’ and labeled a particulate respirator to protect against wildfire smoke

          Trail market, culture tour on Saturday

          Grapevine: Events in the Trail area for the week of Aug. 10 to Aug. 16.

          Why kids need element of risk, fear and excitement in play

          Research shows pushing boundaries promotes physical and social skills

          • Aug 10th, 2017

          What you see …

          If you have a recent photo to share, email

          • Aug 10th, 2017

          Keeping pets safe this summer

          The BCSPCA offers tips to keep pets safe from the summer heat

          • Aug 4th, 2017