Jim Bailey

Times reporter recalls John Turner’s return to Rossland home

“Mr. Turner treated my wife, Gerry, and I like we were long lost friends.” - Jim Swettenham

Kootenay home sales are on the rise

The number of residential home sales in the Kootenays rose over 30 per cent in August 2020

Beaver Valley Curling Club set to return to the rink

B.V. Curling is following Curl BC’s lead and will have ice layouts that allow for physical distancing

viaSport celebrates National Coaches Week

Go online and post a photo and comment of your favourite coach in honour of National Coaches Week

Work before play

The playground at Gyro Park in East Trail is slayed to reopen in October

Fruitvale hosts well-attended middle school forum

Fruitvale council hosted their public forum Sept. 12 on their master plan for the middle school

Trail Smoke Eaters send veteran d-man to Merritt, add former WHLer

Smoke Eaters deal Isaksson, add veteran forward

School District 20 reports COVID case in Rossland school

A case of COVID-19 was reported at Rossland Summit School on Monday

Trail Smoke Eaters to host Cranbrook Bucks to open exhibition season

The BCHL announces a 100-plus game exhibition season

Trail RCMP investigate party in Pend d’Oreille

Trail RCMP remind residents that unlawful gatherings can result in hefty fines

Trail Smoke Eaters prepare for October exhibition

Trail Smoke Eaters players have been diligent in observing COVID protocol, as they prep for season

Glenmerry Bowl ready to roll

The lanes at Glenmerry Bowl in Trail are open to the public this week, call to reserve a time

Update: School District 20 office reports COVID cases

Two cases of COVID were reported at the School District 20 office in Trail

Regional districts earn Canadian sustainability award

Accelerate Kootenays program earns Kootenay Regional Districts Canadian municipalities honour

Trail reboots pool and rec programs

Check out the city’s ‘Welcome Back’ newsletter for info on pool and fall programs

UBC grad with Trail ties signs on to play pro-basketball in Ireland

Trail couple’s granddaughter Jessica Hanson to pursue sports and academics in Ireland

J. L. Crowe ranks among top 10 public schools in province

J. L. Crowe and Grand Forks Secondary get top grades from Fraser Institute Report Card

Trail essential workers targets of identity fraud

Fraudsters open bank accounts, EI claims to access CERB payments using Trail nurses’ identities

Update: Broken water main leaves Trail residents without water

Water was restored to East and West Trail, but Sunningdale remained without service into Sunday

Top Shelf Stories: I’m not that fast

Connor Jones reminisces about growing up in the West Kootenay Village of Montrose