Trail Times Staff

Lily May. Photo: RCAC

Lily May rides into Rossland

This innovative sculpture, commissioned by RCAC, is in her new home at Rossland Miners Hall

Lily May. Photo: RCAC
Violinist Carolyn Cameron with piano accompaniment by Nina Horvath. Photo: Submitted

West Kootenay friends rally for nursing student newcomer

The goal of the evening was to provide tuition for Tibetan refugee Lobsang Dolma

Violinist Carolyn Cameron with piano accompaniment by Nina Horvath. Photo: Submitted
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Trail, Warfield renew rec and library agreement

Warfield residents can access the Trail library and rec services through the Trail Resident Program

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View of YZZ live cam, Dec. 15. Image: Trail.ca

Trail Airport installs new weather system

AWOS uses ceilometer to gauge real-time weather and precise height of the cloud level

View of YZZ live cam, Dec. 15. Image: Trail.ca
A thief was recorded by a home security camera assessing a package on the porch. Photo: Travis Paterson

Porch pirates trying to steal Christmas

Recent FedEx survey found one in three online shoppers have experienced package theft in 2020

A thief was recorded by a home security camera assessing a package on the porch. Photo: Travis Paterson
The RDKB program is funded by FortisBC through its own BUILTbetter program. Photo: Jesse Orrico on Unsplash

Kootenay Boundary regional district launches Build Energy Smart program

New building energy codes becoming mandatory in 2022

The RDKB program is funded by FortisBC through its own BUILTbetter program. Photo: Jesse Orrico on Unsplash
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Vaccine plan must treat all B.C. seniors equally

BC Seniors Living Association (BCSLA) has called on the provincial government and…

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The Rossland Miners’ Hall is a key historic structure in the city. Photo: File

Interested in being part of Rossland’s heritage conservation?

Elements of the city’s heritage conservation plan are being worked on

The Rossland Miners’ Hall is a key historic structure in the city. Photo: File
Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie is calling for more in-community supports. (Black Press Media file photo)

B.C. Seniors Advocate issues snapshot on the well-being of seniors

Isobel Mackenzie releases update of the Long-Term Care Quick Facts Directory & senior services report

Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie is calling for more in-community supports. (Black Press Media file photo)
Photo: Kate Hliznitsova on Unsplash

Trail FAIR; Domestic violence and abuse services available

Staff are always there to listen, provide information and help create a safety plan

Photo: Kate Hliznitsova on Unsplash
Testing for COVID-19 involves a nasopharyngeal swab. The swab is inserted into the patient’s nose and is aimed in a parallel direction to the nasal and septum floor. Photo: Mufid Majnun on Unsplash

Navigating COVID-19 throughout Interior Health

In Trail, testing is being done at the Kiro Wellness Centre. Call 250.304.5210 for information.

Testing for COVID-19 involves a nasopharyngeal swab. The swab is inserted into the patient’s nose and is aimed in a parallel direction to the nasal and septum floor. Photo: Mufid Majnun on Unsplash
Vases of red roses will be placed in remembrance at several locations in Trail on Monday. Photo: Jamie Street

Trail bridge goes red on Sunday to honour national remembrance

Every night in Canada over 3,400 women and their children are in shelters trying to escape violence

Vases of red roses will be placed in remembrance at several locations in Trail on Monday. Photo: Jamie Street
Return-it’s Express and Go is an innovative recycling depot for Big White residents and visitors. Photo: Submitted

Regional district brings innovative recycling unit to Big White

Powered by solar energy, the 40-foot repurposed shipping container is called an Express and Go model

Return-it’s Express and Go is an innovative recycling depot for Big White residents and visitors. Photo: Submitted
natural gas

FortisBC partners with UBC Okanagan to reduce emissions

Blending hydrogen, and other Renewable Gas, into the natural gas system will reduce emissions

natural gas
The Rossland Rotary is banding together, while staying six-feet apart, for another community fundraiser this holiday season with the ‘100 Rosslanders Who Care project’. Photo: Submitted

Rotary seeks 100 Rosslanders Who Care!

“One Hundred Rosslanders Who Care” each pledge $100 to fund a community project

The Rossland Rotary is banding together, while staying six-feet apart, for another community fundraiser this holiday season with the ‘100 Rosslanders Who Care project’. Photo: Submitted
The pool remains open, but all fitness classes suspended at Trail Aquatic and Leisure Centre.

Trail aquatic centre shuts down fitness classes and court games

Following clarification from PHO, Trail recreation suspends fitness classes, pool remains open

The pool remains open, but all fitness classes suspended at Trail Aquatic and Leisure Centre.
Photo:Ron Wilson

Knock on wood

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

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Photo: KootenayGalleryGifts.com

Shop locally,virtually in the Kootenays this holiday season

Kootenay Gallery of Art is offering Christmas at the Gallery

Photo: KootenayGalleryGifts.com
Sly Violet features Sly Boston (drums) and Violet Clarke (guitar, harmonica, keyboard, vocals). Photo: Submitted

Salmo band launches music video series

‘Sly Violet’ filmed the serioes in the British Columbia wildlands

Sly Violet features Sly Boston (drums) and Violet Clarke (guitar, harmonica, keyboard, vocals). Photo: Submitted

Watch out for zombie-debt scams

Zombie debt is former paid loans brought back to life and still being treated as outstanding debt