John Boivin

Slocan Valley to be ‘lit up’ with high-speed internet in 12 months

125 kilometres of fibre-optic cable to be laid from Nakusp to Playmor Junction

Police bust drug operation in Castlegar

Man charged, will go to court in August

RED resort announces new ski lift

Topping lift will add new ski area to resort, reduce bottleneck on Motherload chair

Bylaw banning plastic bags introduced to Rossland council

Fines up to $100 for businesses offering plastic bags at check-out

After ice-making failure, future of Rossland arena up for debate

Community evenly split on keeping ice, removing ice, or having mixed-use facility

Castlegar driver faces fine for checking smart watch while driving

Police on patrol for distracted drivers this month

Weather warning for Kootenay mountain passes

Take time and be cautious as up to 20 cm of snow falls at high elevation

Snowpack below average in West Kootenay

Chances of river flooding this spring less likely, forecaster says

Kootenay pot producers stuck in the black market

Cost of buying into the legal business just too high, says one producer

Icy roads may have led to fatal Bombi crash, say police

Two killed in crash Monday afternoon

Leak forces Rossland arena refrigeration system to shut down

No threat to public safety, but an end to ice-making at the facility for this year

February was colder, snowier than normal

If you don’t ski, it was a good month to be in Mexico

Rossland affordable housing project moves ahead; public to review plans

Details to be finalized for project on old Emcon lot

Rescued snowmobilers ill-prepared for emergency, Castlegar RCMP say

Two men rescued Wednesday night were not ready for overnight in back country

Selkirk College opens up debate on sports team name, logo

Asking for public comment on ‘Saints’ name until March 1

South Slocan woman killed in Friday crash

Police continue to investigate cause of fatal crash

What’s Up: Things to see and do on Family Day

There’s plenty of fun to be had across the West Kootenay this coming long weekend!

Rossland library gets rave reviews on renovation

A lot of hard work led to this day, says a library board member

Castlegar’s first pot shop to open on Friday

The Higher Path is the culmination of years of hard work by owner Jeff Thompson

Smart-thinking teen has quick rescue on Red Mountain

SAR says girl made every right decision when lost on ski hill