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A map of all the main snowplow routes in Rossland. Photo: City of Rossland

Rossland city council defers decision on amended snow removal policy

On-street parking would’ve been prohibited during certain times of day in winter under policy

A map of all the main snowplow routes in Rossland. Photo: City of Rossland
Highway sections around Cranbrook are set for repaving operations by Mainroad East Kootenay Contracting. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)

Road repairs taking place throughout Rossland this week

Numerous roads in Upper and Lower Rossland will only be open to local traffic during repairs

Highway sections around Cranbrook are set for repaving operations by Mainroad East Kootenay Contracting. (Jenna Cocullo / The Northern View)
A concept of the proposed development. Photo: Rossland City Council

No referendum needed for Rossland city hall development: B.C. government

B.C. ministry said there is no legal basis for government to demand referendum on the project

A concept of the proposed development. Photo: Rossland City Council
The project will be taking place between 5th and 6th Avenue along Broadway Street. (Google Maps)

Nakusp council green-lights downtown revitalization project

Concrete sidewalks, curbs, streetlights and bus stop will now be added to downtown block

The project will be taking place between 5th and 6th Avenue along Broadway Street. (Google Maps)
The store is made from recycled cedar and is less than 100 square feet. (Michelle Warwich photo)

Happy Hills Farm store opens in Rossland

The store sells various produce like herbs, berries and microgreens

The store is made from recycled cedar and is less than 100 square feet. (Michelle Warwich photo)
Rossland city council has awarded the tender to Industra Construction Corp. File photo

Rossland city council awards $1.7 million tender to help complete water treatment plant upgrades

New standby generator, turbidity meters some improvements coming to plant

Rossland city council has awarded the tender to Industra Construction Corp. File photo
The Rossland Warriors will keep their existing logo despite calls to change it. File photo

Rossland Senior Warriors decide to keep First Nations logo amid scrutiny

The Osoyoos Indian Band chief has since given his support for team to keep the logo

The Rossland Warriors will keep their existing logo despite calls to change it. File photo
More improvements are coming to the Rossland arena. Photo: John Boivin

Rossland Arena washrooms set to get over $13,000 in improvements

New toilets, sinks, hand dryers some improvements coming

More improvements are coming to the Rossland arena. Photo: John Boivin
UPDATE: Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston reopens to single-lane alternating traffic

UPDATE: Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston reopens to single-lane alternating traffic

The portion of highway was closed for hours this morning due to a vehicle fire

UPDATE: Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston reopens to single-lane alternating traffic
A proposed development for 920 Redstone Dr. has been turned down following an outcry from neighbours. Photo: City of Rossland

Rossland city council shuts down proposed duplex development on Redstone Drive

Dozens of residents voiced their opposition to the project during a public hearing on Aug. 10

A proposed development for 920 Redstone Dr. has been turned down following an outcry from neighbours. Photo: City of Rossland
The Mt. Flynn area fire is burning west of Highway 6. Photo: BC Wildfire Dashboard photo

Two new fires burning in the Arrow Lakes Region

One of the fires is burning approximately 30 kilometres northwest of Castlegar

The Mt. Flynn area fire is burning west of Highway 6. Photo: BC Wildfire Dashboard photo
The arena is opening up with limited hours this fall. File photo

Rossland Arena set to open with limited hours this October

Curling, figure skating, hockey and youth groups will be able to use arena when it opens

The arena is opening up with limited hours this fall. File photo
The Rossland Miners’ Hall is one prominent heritage building in the city. (File photo)

Rossland Heritage Commission looks for new members

You have until Sept. 4 to apply to become a member

The Rossland Miners’ Hall is one prominent heritage building in the city. (File photo)
A second cannabis shop is coming to Rossland. File photo

Rossland to get at least one more cannabis shop

City council has decided to let Mountain Pineapple operate in the city

A second cannabis shop is coming to Rossland. File photo
The store is made from recycled cedar and is less than 100 square feet. Photo: Michelle Warwich

Happy Hills Farm store opens in Rossland

The store sells various produce like herbs, berries and microgreens

The store is made from recycled cedar and is less than 100 square feet. Photo: Michelle Warwich
Single-vehicle crashes were the most common type of car crash in Rossland in 2019. File photo

151 crashes in Rossland in 2019: ICBC data

Columbia Avenue, Red Mountain Road were roads with most crashes during the year

Single-vehicle crashes were the most common type of car crash in Rossland in 2019. File photo
A variety of factors caused the mill to temporarily shutdown in July. Photo: John Boivin

All Mercer Celgar workers in Castlegar return to work

At least 215 of the workers were laid off during a temporary mill shutdown in July

A variety of factors caused the mill to temporarily shutdown in July. Photo: John Boivin
Since 2008, Rosslanders have paid extra to access Trail recreation facilities, such as the Memorial Centre, seen here. Photo: Jim Bailey

No clear option to help more Rosslanders access recreation facilities in Trail: Report

Rossland residents have had to pay double the cost to use the facilities in recent years

Since 2008, Rosslanders have paid extra to access Trail recreation facilities, such as the Memorial Centre, seen here. Photo: Jim Bailey
A picture of the sound studio. Photo: Mook Thai Lounge Facebook photo

Sound system, Ipad stolen from Rossland restaurant

Mook Thai Lounge staff have had to buy a new sound system at a cost of $700

A picture of the sound studio. Photo: Mook Thai Lounge Facebook photo
The mean temperature was average during the month. Connor Trembley photo

West Kootenay region experiences drier-than-normal July: Report

The region only received around 57% of its normal precipitation during the month

The mean temperature was average during the month. Connor Trembley photo