Lorne Eckersley

This is the Life: Jumbo is a downhill business decision

When I dipped into media coverage of the B.C. government’s approval of the Jumbo Glacier Resort ski development...

A scene from Bolshoi Ballet's Swan Lake

Met Opera, Nat’l Theatre offerings coming to Trail screen

Trail’s Royal Theatre is offering a world of entertainment to Kootenay culture vultures...

A scene from Bolshoi Ballet's Swan Lake
Creston's Lana Chipesia has been missing since June 18.

Creston RCMP searching for missing woman

Creston RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a woman who has been missing since June 18...

Creston's Lana Chipesia has been missing since June 18.
A piece of the high-tech equipment used in the Riondel grow-op.

Creston RCMP bust 5,100-plant Riondel grow-op

On May 6 Creston RCMP took down what Staff Sgt. Gord Stewart said was the most sophisticated marijuana grow-op he’s ever seen...

A piece of the high-tech equipment used in the Riondel grow-op.
(Left) Christa Phypers (left) and Pascale Hutton in the 1990 edition of Focus on Youth. (Right) Dragon Tale was a medieval fantasy performed by Adam Robertson Elementary School intermediate students in the 1991 Focus on Youth.

Focus on Youth celebrates 25 years in Creston

Thousands of participants, Hundreds of volunteers. And 25 years of showcasing the talents of Creston Valley youth...

(Left) Christa Phypers (left) and Pascale Hutton in the 1990 edition of Focus on Youth. (Right) Dragon Tale was a medieval fantasy performed by Adam Robertson Elementary School intermediate students in the 1991 Focus on Youth.
Tlingit artist Jean Taylor recently relocated from Teslin

Artist brings Tlingit culture to Creston

In the language of her maternal family, Jean Taylor is called Khàsx’ ân Tlâ. The well-known Tlingit artist has recently relocated from the Yukon, to Creston..

Tlingit artist Jean Taylor recently relocated from Teslin

Coun. Graham votes against Creston CBT benefits

Creston alternate director Wesly Graham voted against the motion after making a motion to support the resolution at a recent Creston town council meeting...

The PhysioWorks and More team: (Back row

PhysioWorks and More takes physiotherapy to a new level

Relocating to the Creston and District Community Complex has allowed a local physical therapy practice to expand services and improve patient outcomes...

The PhysioWorks and More team: (Back row

Salmo man pleads guilty to 2009 Creston murder

A 35-year-old Salmo resident has pleaded guilty to the 2009 second-degree murder of Randall Werner Claassen...

Simone Wiebe plays Maria in the Footlighters Theatre Society production of The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music coming to Creston

The hills, and the Prince Charles Theatre, will be alive with The Sound of Music next week, when Creston’s Footlighters Theatre Society and Adam Robertson Elementary School present the much-loved musical on April 7, 8 and 9...

Simone Wiebe plays Maria in the Footlighters Theatre Society production of The Sound of Music

Bountiful school at top of Fraser Institute rankings

If eyebrows were raised around the province when Bountiful Elementary-Secondary School placed at the top of Fraser Institute rankings earlier this month, principal Merrill Palmer’s weren’t among them.