Timothy Schafer

Columbia Power seeks public input from Greater Trail

With the end in sight for the Waneta Dam expansion project, Columbia Power has turned to the public to get an idea of what to do next.

Trail makes switch in wireless service

The City of Trail is moving to a new cellular service provider, saving them hundreds of dollars in the process.

As if on cue for the camera

Downtown Trail intersection deemed most dangerous

According to ICBC, the corner of Bay and Victoria has has the most crashes and casualties in the last five years.

As if on cue for the camera

Contracts quell potential union unrest in West Kootenay

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital and B.C. Hydro settle issues with union

Trail Wildlife Association opposes permits

Greater Trail group voices objection to construction of another hydroelectric plant

Columbia Power looks to Greater Trail residents

Company invites feedback on Waneta Dam investments

The 2013 assessment roll saw some fluctuation in the Greater Trail market and an overall decrease

Greater Trail assessments drop slightly for 2013

Home assessments for 2013 down across the West Kootenay.

The 2013 assessment roll saw some fluctuation in the Greater Trail market and an overall decrease

Trail City Council: Change to garbage pick up contemplated

Petition in Sunningdale shows interest in curbside garbage collection.

City of Trail utility rates climb

New Year’s Day ushered in 2013, but it also marked a jump in utility rates in Trail.

Whether it was held outside by the Esplanade or inside the Cominco Gym

Trail market a big success, says mayor

The Trail Outdoor Market was the success story of 2012, says the city’s mayor.

Whether it was held outside by the Esplanade or inside the Cominco Gym

New year serves up hectic calendar in Greater Trail and across province

From provincial election to 50th anniversary of Silver City Days.

One Hit Wonders coming to the City of Trail

All it takes is one show to deliver the one hit wonders of the 1960s and 1970s.

Program helping West Kootenay communities meet carbon neutral goal

A new Carbon Neutral Kootenays program is helping local governments meet their carbon neutral commitments and keep money in the Kootenays.

Record numbers hit the frigid waters of the Columbia River on Tuesday for the 27th annual Polar Bear Dip on New Year’s Day in Gyro Park. The water temperature was above freezing—barely—as over 160 people took the plunge.

Greater Trail polar bear dip puts chill in 2013

A New Year's Day tradition in Trail for 27 years—and across the country since 1920—polar bear dips are a uniquely Canadian endeavour.

Record numbers hit the frigid waters of the Columbia River on Tuesday for the 27th annual Polar Bear Dip on New Year’s Day in Gyro Park. The water temperature was above freezing—barely—as over 160 people took the plunge.

Free rides on New Year’s Eve

There is another reason to celebrate this New Year’s Eve.

Cash Store refunds available for Greater Trail residents

Greater Trail residents who were overcharged for payday loans from The Cash Store are eligible for refunds.

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Bring in the New Year with a cold dip in Trail, BC

It’s the perfect cure for what will be ailing you on New Year’s Day.

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Trail Legion serving up annual dinner

nyone who could find themselves alone on Dec. 25, the Trail Legion and the annual community Christmas dinner has a solution: join them.

Christmas present comes early for Greater Trail family

Nearly five months after 16-year-old Kolby had a heart transplant she was back at school in Rossland at the beginning of October.

Eight hundred students were assembled in the gymnasium to absorb and give their own input via an interactive voting system on several questions

JL Crowe students debate bullying solutions at Trail high school

Bullying is not as big of a problem at J.L. Crowe Secondary School, Trail as it is compared to the national average. Or is it?

Eight hundred students were assembled in the gymnasium to absorb and give their own input via an interactive voting system on several questions