John Boivin

Rossland tax break bylaw called unfair, council mulling changes

New businesses competing with existing ones can no longer apply for revitalization tax

Woman raising funds to save historic Rossland piano

Rare Steinway piano was in Miners Hall for a century, but was headed to the dump

Cannabis promoters call for ‘reset’ of federal pot rules

Changes in regulation are causing chaos for small growers, say letter’s authors

Kootenay cannabis growers, analysts pan new Health Canada policy

New requirement to build facility before licence approval will discourage growers from going legit

Rossland council to hold meeting on plastic bag ban

Bylaw passes second reading, but councillors want to hear from residents before moving forward

West Kootenay trail managers scratch heads on impact of e-bike policy

New provincial rules allow bikes on some trails, but may affect everyone

Rossland moves forward on plastic bag ban

Bylaw given first reading at last council meeting

Cannabis co-op promoters issue report after Kootenay meetings

Small producers group plans to incorporate a co-op later this year

Strong start to season for West Kootenay Timberwolves

Lacrosse team preps for home openers in two weeks

With future uncertain, supporters create Society for Rossland Arena

Full slate of directors will collect data, raise funds for facility

Dog-stealing women likely an urban myth, say Castlegar police

Kootenay social media frenzy has no local basis in reality

Cannabis co-op promoters issue report after Kootenay meetings

Small producers group plans to incorporate a co-op later this year

Historic Nakusp church to close permanently on Sunday

Everyone welcome to attend St. Mark’s deconsecration ceremony

Rossland moves forward on single-use plastic bag ban bylaw

Bylaw given first reading at last council meeting

Trail doctor honoured for his work in rural medicine

Dr. Blair Stanley says he’s optimistic about future of rural health care

Premier Horgan talks jobs and opportunity at Castlegar mill

Upbeat visit brings message of hope and co-operation among Kootenay forestry players

Carfentanil found for first time in Castlegar

Killer opiod found in local illegal drug market

Exhausted Rossland skateboard volunteers pass torch to city council

Organization asks council to take over project

Exhausted Rossland skateboard volunteers pass torch to city council

Organization asks council to take over project

Rossland council split on arena fix

Rossland council approves band-aid for arena, while its future is debated