Jensen Edwards

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary fire chief Dan Derby is pictured supporting flood recovery efforts in Grand Forks in May 2018.                                (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

RDKB directors divided over dam revenues and fire service

East-end directors voted in favour of using $300,000 from the dam to support the RDKB fire service

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary fire chief Dan Derby is pictured supporting flood recovery efforts in Grand Forks in May 2018.                                (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
Public invited to learn about new Grand Forks floodplain maps

Public invited to learn about new Grand Forks floodplain maps

The City will be hosting a forum on Nov. 18 at Grand Forks Secondary School

Public invited to learn about new Grand Forks floodplain maps
(Photo by Monica Galentino on Unsplash)

How Canadian lumberjacks helped Allies win First World War

Sherlock Inghram died in Trail on Jan. 1, 1921

(Photo by Monica Galentino on Unsplash)
A map of Grand Forks shows properties subject to buyouts (highlighted in orange) and other infrastructure plans related to the city’s flood management plan.                                (Boundary Flood Recovery)

Grand Forks property buyout negotiations, purchases to begin in December

The City has proposed a land swap deal for affected residents

A map of Grand Forks shows properties subject to buyouts (highlighted in orange) and other infrastructure plans related to the city’s flood management plan.                                (Boundary Flood Recovery)
Black Press file photo

One dead in Saturday crash near Grand Forks

The incident occurred several kilometres north of Grand Forks on Saturday

Black Press file photo
Richard Cannings (NDP), Connie Denesiuk (Liberal), Carolina Hopkins (Independent), Tara Howse (Green), Helena Konanz (Conservative) and Sean Taylor (People’s Party) are the six candidates running in the South Okanagan–West Kootenay riding in the 2019 federal election.                                (Jensen Edwards/Grand Forks Gazette)

How local candidates are using Facebook to advertise directly to you

Liberal campaign is the biggest spender on Facebook ads in South Okanangan–West Kootenay

Richard Cannings (NDP), Connie Denesiuk (Liberal), Carolina Hopkins (Independent), Tara Howse (Green), Helena Konanz (Conservative) and Sean Taylor (People’s Party) are the six candidates running in the South Okanagan–West Kootenay riding in the 2019 federal election.                                (Jensen Edwards/Grand Forks Gazette)
WATCH: South Okanagan-West Kootenay candidates answer students’ questions at Grand Forks forums

WATCH: South Okanagan-West Kootenay candidates answer students’ questions at Grand Forks forums

The Grand Forks Gazette filmed the all-candidates’ public forum, held Oct. 8 at Grand Forks Secondary

WATCH: South Okanagan-West Kootenay candidates answer students’ questions at Grand Forks forums
Grand Forks Aquatic Centre - Credit BoundaryBC.com

Former B.C. lifeguard gets house arrest for possession of child porn

Cees Vanderniet of Grand Forks will serve six months of house arrest, then two years’ probation

Grand Forks Aquatic Centre - Credit BoundaryBC.com
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Cannabis beverages to be bottled in Bridesville, B.C.

BevCanna plans on creating cannabis-infused drinks

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Image: Grand Forks Gazette

Grand Forks residents seek better buyouts

“All I want to come out of this with is what I had 15 months ago,” said one homeowner Aug. 29.

Image: Grand Forks Gazette
Cannabis company files court petition against City of Grand Forks

Cannabis company files court petition against City of Grand Forks

The petition argues that the City’s decision to not grant a variance was ‘unreasonable’ and ‘invalid’

Cannabis company files court petition against City of Grand Forks
The Grand Forks Fall Fair is welcoming submissions for two cannabis categories this year.                                (Photo from Grand Forks Fall Fair)

Cannabis category added to Grand Forks Fall Fair

Mayor to be among judges evaluating look, smell and ‘burnability’

The Grand Forks Fall Fair is welcoming submissions for two cannabis categories this year.                                (Photo from Grand Forks Fall Fair)
Great White’s Mitch Malloy belts out a tune on the opening day of CannaFest 2019.

Cannafest 2019: 50 years of rock ‘n’ roll

Organizer looking to rebrand the Grand Forks music weekend into “Titans of Rock”

Great White’s Mitch Malloy belts out a tune on the opening day of CannaFest 2019.
Weeding out the competition: Grand Forks to host cannabis contest at fall fair

Weeding out the competition: Grand Forks to host cannabis contest at fall fair

Mayor to be among judges evaluating look, smell and ‘burnability’

Weeding out the competition: Grand Forks to host cannabis contest at fall fair
Grand Forks Gazette file photo

Grand Forks seeks more money for flood buyouts

“There’s no harm in asking again, and again and again,” said Coun. Neil Krog.

Grand Forks Gazette file photo
Don’t miss the Kootenay edition of the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair on August 22 at the Days Inn & Conference Centre in Cranbrook (Pixabay photo).

Devoted attitude key to job success in B.C.

Check out the Kootenay edition of the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair on August 22

Don’t miss the Kootenay edition of the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair on August 22 at the Days Inn & Conference Centre in Cranbrook (Pixabay photo).
Don’t miss the Kootenay edition of the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair on August 22 at the Days Inn & Conference Centre in Cranbrook (Pixabay photo).

Devoted attitude key to job success in B.C.

Check out the Kootenay edition of the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair on August 22

Don’t miss the Kootenay edition of the Black Press Extreme Education and Career Fair on August 22 at the Days Inn & Conference Centre in Cranbrook (Pixabay photo).
Brett Michaels returns to CannaFest 2019, after rocking Grand Forks at the 2018 event.                                 (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)

2019 CannaFest spans generations and styles to rock Grand Forks

The festival kicks off Thurs., Aug. 8, in Grand Forks

Brett Michaels returns to CannaFest 2019, after rocking Grand Forks at the 2018 event.                                 (Kathleen Saylors/Grand Forks Gazette)
Grand Forks fire chief no longer employed after bullying allegation

Grand Forks fire chief no longer employed after bullying allegation

The City would not say if the fire chief was fired or resigned from his position

Grand Forks fire chief no longer employed after bullying allegation
Grand Forks mulls in-kind options to support flood buyout residents

Grand Forks mulls in-kind options to support flood buyout residents

$6.6 million difference between pre and post-flood value for Grand Forks buyouts

Grand Forks mulls in-kind options to support flood buyout residents