Local News

Information on Sulphuric Acid Spills in Trail

On Sept. 6, Teck and IRM released information on the April 10 and May 23 spills

While fires burn, local crews work to protect homes and cottages

RDCK special unit tries to make houses FireSmart

Teck Trail shutdown a boon for local business

Teck: Multiple local contracting companies will be engaged throughout the project

Dunrobin, Ont., community will band together says resident
Tornado devastation in Ottawa area seen from the air and ground
David Suzuki continues calls for Catherine McKenna to resign
Notley 'a little bit skeptical' on Ottawa's Trans Mountain plan

New teachers, new buses for Kootenay-Columbia

Superintendent Bill Ford says most of the hires were from WKTEP, a West Kootenay teacher’s program

Protecting and preserving Trail history

City of Trail curator reacts to devastating museum fire in Brazil

Little rain, lots of smoke in August

SEFC: Interestingly, August 1967 is still in the record books as the hottest and driest eighth month

Photo of BC Wildfire Service unit gets thousands of reactions on Facebook

The BC Wildfire Service’s Stormriders have been battling the Shovel Lake wildfire

Man found dead by Castlegar train tracks

Castlegar RCMP reported the fatality in a Sept. 4 news release

Overhead power lines; Here to stay on Trail riverfront?

Moving power lines under ground, a costly endeavour says FortisBC

New digs in East Trail

Work on the Trail Sk8Park, located near Gyro Park, is rolling along

  • Sep 3rd, 2018

Expect smoke from wildfire burning near Castlegar

BC Wildfire Service advises of a planned burn on Bulldog Mountain wildfire, 30 km west of Castlegar

Canadian women breaking Trades barrier

“In the skilled construction trades, women are almost as rare as unicorns.”

  • Aug 31st, 2018

ICBC: Last long weekend of summer brings deadly crashes

An average 81 people are injured in 330 crashes every Labour day long weekend in southern interior

Charm of Trail riverfront eclipsed by power lines

The poles and infrastructure are owned by Fortis, the city confirmed

More smoke for Castlegar and area expected

Wildfire Service planning controlled burns on Bulldog Mountain fire west of city.

Rossland ordered to pay contractor in Ophir reservoir lawsuit

Maglio’s wins $200,000 settlement, but judge slams both sides

Evacuation alert rescinded for Santa Rosa wildfire

Evacuation alert rescinded for 33 RDKB properties located near the Santa Rosa fire

Time for paint

The Trail Times building is undergoing a little spruce up

  • Aug 29th, 2018

Evac alert lifted for Santa Rosa fire properties

Firefighters gaining upper hand in fire southwest of Rossland