Local News

Castlegar airport reliability upgrade ‘at a standstill’

A year after its $260,000 report, the regional airport is no closer to shaking Cancel-gar reputation

Burning season on in the Kootenays

Flames from slash pile burns were visible on the outskirts of Trail Friday night

USW forestry workers headed for mediation

738 workers in East Kootenay, a further 175 in West Kootenay

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ATCO employees in Fruitvale exempt from job action

175 USW forestry workers in West Kootenay affected; 738 in the East Kootenay

Trust supports trail development in Columbia Basin

Deadline for submissions is Dec. 18

  • Nov 7, 2018

Shorter hours announced for Nelway, Carson border crossings

The crossings will close at 8 p.m. beginning Nov. 26

Trail pipers honour end of First World War with early-morning tribute

Sunday, Nov. 11 at 6 am, pipers in 26 countries will play the traditional song, “When the Battle’s O’er”

Trail RCMP looking for tips on break-ins

Cash stolen from Star Grocery Friday night; witness spots man breaking into West Trail vehicle

Fires visible on the outskirts of Trail

The fires are slash burns, and visible on the mountainside above Casino

October weather summary a yawner

No records broken, weather fairly typical for the time of year

Meet Trail’s two new councillors

Paul Butler and Colleen Jones join four incumbents and Mayor-elect Lisa Pasin

Selkirk College selling drug detection kits

The kits are part of the college’s sexual violence prevention program

Temporary shelter opens in Trail

With funding from the province, the site will open nightly 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. until March 31

Claims from Trail acid spills hit 4,200

ICBC: Notice of Claim was filed, in part, to mitigate impact the spills may have on insurance rates

Caribou maternity pen project nears its end by Revelstoke

Experts say work needs to continue to prevent extinction

Interactive map documents accidental deaths in Kootenay Boundary

Research hopes to save lives in motor vehicle, recreational and drowning accidents

Update: Gas line accidentally hit in East Trail

The regional fire truck was at the scene in East Trail shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday

House fire in Fruitvale early Wednesday

Damage is reportedly significant to the house, which is located on Evergreen Avenue

Semi-trailer accident on Highway 22

Few details as traffic reduced to one lane

Interactive map documents accidental deaths in Kootenay Boundary region

The research hopes to save lives in motor vehicle, recreational and drowning accidents