Sheri Regnier

Every school day, unless otherwise posted, a 30 km/h speed limit is in effect in school zones from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Photo: Trail Times

Trail RCMP reminds drivers to slow down in school zones

In playground zones, a 30 km/h speed limit is in effect every day from dawn to dusk.

Every school day, unless otherwise posted, a 30 km/h speed limit is in effect in school zones from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Photo: Trail Times
Registration is required. For more information call 250.364.6204 or email: info@trailhospice.org. Photo: Farrinni Odso/Unsplash

Hospice training begins this weekend in downtown Trail

Registration is required. For more information call 250.364.6204 or email: info@trailhospice.org.

Registration is required. For more information call 250.364.6204 or email: info@trailhospice.org. Photo: Farrinni Odso/Unsplash
THEP, in partnership with the City of Trail, held a day camp on Aug. 16. The theme was science week. The THEP soil management program team shared with the camp kids information on soil testing, ground cover and the importance of removing shoes at the door and handwashing after playing in the dirt and especially before eating. Photos: Submitted

As fall nears, Trail homeowners encouraged to sign up for soil testing

Q & A with Trail Area Health and Environment Program leader

THEP, in partnership with the City of Trail, held a day camp on Aug. 16. The theme was science week. The THEP soil management program team shared with the camp kids information on soil testing, ground cover and the importance of removing shoes at the door and handwashing after playing in the dirt and especially before eating. Photos: Submitted
Photo: @YRBKootenayBoundary /Twitter

Road re-surfacing underway in Fruitvale and Area A

Drivers reminded to heed construction zone speed limits and traffic control personnel

Photo: @YRBKootenayBoundary /Twitter
A Labour Day model airplane competition drew plenty of interest at Butler Park in 1948. Photo: Trail Historical Society

Trail Blazers: Looking at long-ago Labour Day leisure

Trail Blazers is a historical feature in partnership with the Trail Museum and Archives

A Labour Day model airplane competition drew plenty of interest at Butler Park in 1948. Photo: Trail Historical Society
Photo: Tracey Tetreau

Report of habituated bear euthanized in West Trail

The habituated bear is reported to have been shot and killed by conservation on Thursday

Photo: Tracey Tetreau
Cheyanna Shypitka is the Rossland-Trail WildSafeBC coordinator. Photo: Rossland-Trail WildsafeBC/Facebook

Public urged to be on alert after grizzly bluff charges Rossland man

Rossland-Trail WildSafeBC reports the grizzly interaction occurred on Railway Avenue, Sept. 2

Cheyanna Shypitka is the Rossland-Trail WildSafeBC coordinator. Photo: Rossland-Trail WildsafeBC/Facebook
Raven’s Ridge part of a trail loop that leads to a scenic lookout over the hospital. Photo: Trail Times

Kootenay Boundary fire rescue called to two backcountry rescues in a few days

A hiker was injured on a trail above Miral Heights, a biker injured on Rossland railgrade

Raven’s Ridge part of a trail loop that leads to a scenic lookout over the hospital. Photo: Trail Times
From The Bailey Theatre’s newly renovated box office, Nadine Tremblay is counting the days until she can welcome in live performers and an in-person audience. The box office, which no one has seen because the building was mostly closed to the public, was updated earlier this year. The box office project was funded by Creative BC, the Trail and District Arts Council and Columbia Basin Trust. Photo: Submitted

The Bailey primes to welcome live performers and theatre-goers this fall

$1.2M functional makeover now underway in the downtown Trail venue

From The Bailey Theatre’s newly renovated box office, Nadine Tremblay is counting the days until she can welcome in live performers and an in-person audience. The box office, which no one has seen because the building was mostly closed to the public, was updated earlier this year. The box office project was funded by Creative BC, the Trail and District Arts Council and Columbia Basin Trust. Photo: Submitted
Jeff Schuepfer, USW Benefits Coordinator (left), and Nylan Lafreniere, USW Safety Coordinator (right), presented a $5,000 donation to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation. Photo: Submitted

Local 480 donates $5,000 to sick children’s fund

Funds were made possible through the generous contributions of the USW Local 480 membership

Jeff Schuepfer, USW Benefits Coordinator (left), and Nylan Lafreniere, USW Safety Coordinator (right), presented a $5,000 donation to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation. Photo: Submitted
As above

Trail society is fishing for Columbia River info

To help in the hunt, contact Dan Rodlie via email: shipstamp@telus.net

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A new child care facility will be built on Kootenay Avenue, Tadanac.

Teck transfers land to City of Trail

Consolidation of properties is meant to enhance layout for the upcoming childcare centre.

A new child care facility will be built on Kootenay Avenue, Tadanac.
Work is underway in the old library space at the Trail Memorial Centre. Photo: City of Trail

Trail to update old library space with $672,000 grant

The space has been vacant since the public library moved south to the Riverfront Centre in 2018

Work is underway in the old library space at the Trail Memorial Centre. Photo: City of Trail
Rosewood Village appeared on IH’s active outbreak list update on Monday. Photo: Adobe stock

Interior Health confirms two COVID-19 cases in Trail seniors home

Two Rose Wood Village long-term residents are confirmed to be positive for COVID-19

Rosewood Village appeared on IH’s active outbreak list update on Monday. Photo: Adobe stock
Photo: Trail Times file

Fire in Trail Gulch early Friday

Smoke was showing from the second floor window reports Captain Greg Ferraby

Photo: Trail Times file
In March of 2017, Dr. Owatz took the Trail Times on a tour of the endoscopy wing to demonstrate how the health foundation’s then-running Endoscopy Campaign would support patient care in one of the busiest procedure units at KBRH. Photo: Sheri Regnier
In March of 2017, Dr. Owatz took the Trail Times on a tour of the endoscopy wing to demonstrate how the health foundation’s then-running Endoscopy Campaign would support patient care in one of the busiest procedure units at KBRH. Photo: Sheri Regnier
To learn more about the Lower Columbia Affordable Housing Society and Columbia Park Housing visit: lowercolumbiahousing.ca.

Columbia Park Housing in Trail creates affordable new homes for local residents

The three-storey complex contains nine-units for a mix of single tenants and families

To learn more about the Lower Columbia Affordable Housing Society and Columbia Park Housing visit: lowercolumbiahousing.ca.
Bears are out foraging above Sunningdale and cooling off near the Trail shoreline of the Columbia River. Photo: Tracey Tetreau

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If you have a photo to share with readers email it large or actual-size to editor@trailtimes.ca

Bears are out foraging above Sunningdale and cooling off near the Trail shoreline of the Columbia River. Photo: Tracey Tetreau
Starting Sept. 1, children aged 12 and under can board BC Transit free of charge. Photo: BC Transit

Kootenay kids 12 and under can soon board public transit for free

NextGen Transit now operates more than 40 BC Transit vehicles from Golden to Rock Creek

Starting Sept. 1, children aged 12 and under can board BC Transit free of charge. Photo: BC Transit
Seasoned gardeners at Mountain Side Village in Fruitvale bought many plants from local sources to grow this season. But this particular bounty of purple tomatoes, called the Indigo Rose, is something new to them. Photos: Submitted

Perplexed by a purple tomato? Learn about the ‘Indigo Rose’

Indigo Rose is a new breed of cherry-tomato that contains anthocyanin

Seasoned gardeners at Mountain Side Village in Fruitvale bought many plants from local sources to grow this season. But this particular bounty of purple tomatoes, called the Indigo Rose, is something new to them. Photos: Submitted