Brennan Phillips

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary

RDKB publishes financial breakdown for 2019

The board of directors were paid more than $500,000 for the year

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
The Solomon Mountain fire had put 44 properties on evacuation alert from Aug. 18 to 20. Shawn Campbell took photos from the fire. (Contributed image Grand Forks Gazette)

Multiple wildfires spark across Kootenay Boundary last week

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary issued an evacuation alert for 44 properties

The Solomon Mountain fire had put 44 properties on evacuation alert from Aug. 18 to 20. Shawn Campbell took photos from the fire. (Contributed image Grand Forks Gazette)
Regional District of Kootenay Boundary

RDKB publishes financial breakdown for 2019

The board of directors were paid more than $500,000 for the year

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary
South Okanagan-West Kootenay candidates in the 2019 election (from left): Connie Denesiuk of the Liberal Party, the NDP’s Richard Cannings, Green Party candidate Tara Howse, Sean Taylor of the Peoples Party of Canada, independent candidate Carolina Hopkins and Helena Konanz of the Conservative Party. (Brennan Phillips photo)

Money not everything in 2019 Okanagan-Kootenay election

The Gazette breaks down how spending turned into votes

South Okanagan-West Kootenay candidates in the 2019 election (from left): Connie Denesiuk of the Liberal Party, the NDP’s Richard Cannings, Green Party candidate Tara Howse, Sean Taylor of the Peoples Party of Canada, independent candidate Carolina Hopkins and Helena Konanz of the Conservative Party. (Brennan Phillips photo)
(Black Press file photo).

Grand Forks looking at solutions to beach squatters

The family has been set up on the beach near the landfill for at least a month

(Black Press file photo).
BC Wildfire map.

Update: no overnight growth for Solomon Mountain wildfire

The 17.5 hectare fire still has 44 nearby properties on evacuation alert

BC Wildfire map.
Three white-tailed deer fawns in Grand Forks, B.C. (Jensen Edwards photo)

Boundary deer attack brings light back to controversial issue

The June 15 attack left Pinaar the service dog with multiple injuries

Three white-tailed deer fawns in Grand Forks, B.C. (Jensen Edwards photo)
Grand Forks-native heading to McGill on scholarship

Grand Forks-native heading to McGill on scholarship

Lydia McLellan will be joining the McGill University Martlets women’s hockey team this fall.

Grand Forks-native heading to McGill on scholarship
More wildlife rehab services needed in Kootenay Boundary

More wildlife rehab services needed in Kootenay Boundary

Christina Abbott ended up having the baby skunk put down due to the lack a nearby facility

More wildlife rehab services needed in Kootenay Boundary
Jeff Aubin is looking to bring better bud to the legal cannabis market with Smoker Farms. (Photo by Rick Proctor on UnSplash)

Smoker Farms bringing craft-style cannabis to Beaverdell

Husband-wife team growing small-scale cultivations of marijuana

Jeff Aubin is looking to bring better bud to the legal cannabis market with Smoker Farms. (Photo by Rick Proctor on UnSplash)
A marijuana leaf on a plant at a cannabis grow. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)

Smoker Farms bringing craft-style cannabis to Beaverdell

Husband-wife team growing small-scale cultivations of marijuana

A marijuana leaf on a plant at a cannabis grow. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
Passengers aboard the flight from Vancouver are being informed that some may be at risk after one tested positive for COVID-19. (Paul Clarke - Black Press)

Passenger on Vancouver-Kelowna flight tests positive for COVID-19

Passengers in rows 10 to 16 of WestJet flight WS 3326 from Vancouver International on March 10 are at risk.

Passengers aboard the flight from Vancouver are being informed that some may be at risk after one tested positive for COVID-19. (Paul Clarke - Black Press)