The Biggest Littlest Race in Trail Smoke Eaters history

Dachshunds blazed the ice in a bid for glory

  • Jan 8, 2019

Trail Rotary enhances endowment by $71,000

Trail Rotarian Carl Eric Gustav Erickson bequeathed $69,000 for certain causes back in 1992

  • Jan 3, 2019

Beaver Valley Lions share with Salvation Army

Valley Lions recently donated $1,500 in bingo proceeds to the Trail Salvation Army Church

  • Jan 2, 2019
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain
See our best photographs from 2018
How to keep your Christmas tree fresh
Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI

103 Polar Bears take the dip in Trail

The water was a balmy 3 degrees for the annual Polar Bear Swim at Gyro Park beach

  • Jan 1, 2019

Butterfly Quilters donate to Greater Trail causes

The group of six meet Tuesday afternoons all year to raise money for charity through sewing/quilting

  • Dec 31, 2018

Guardians of Glenmerry

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  • Dec 31, 2018

Harropians, Lardeauvians, and Castlegonians populate West Kootenay

Place Names: West Kootenay/Boundary demonyms, Part 1

  • Dec 29, 2018

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Kootenay firefighters exposed

Fire department releases steamy calendar to raise funds for women’s resource centre

Bosom buddies: milk sharing group connects Kootenays

Moms use social media to trade breastmilk; Facebook group helping women unable to breastfeed

What do you call people from the Kootenays?

Place Names: Kootenaian, name to describe Kootenay residents faded from use

  • Dec 21, 2018

First responders faceoff off in Trail

Craig Cunningham dropped the puck for Greater Trail first responders

  • Dec 21, 2018

Christmas spirit in the Silver City

The Trail Salvation Army only has days left in this year’s Christmas Kettle Campaign

  • Dec 20, 2018

Christina Lake unveils new 3D mural

The Visitors Information Centre at Christina Lake has a new mural by artist Tyler Toews

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Trail Smokies share Christmas alms

Teddy Bear Toss on Friday night in Trail brought in clothing and toys for local families in-need

  • Dec 19, 2018

Savoy Hotel donates to KBRH

The Nelson hotel donated over $4,100 to Kootenay Boundary Health Foundation

  • Dec 18, 2018

Trail Rotary Carol Festival raises record amount

The annual Christmas performances were on stage at the Bailey on Dec. 12

  • Dec 18, 2018

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online

Time to talk turkey

Five food safety tips for the holidays

  • Dec 15, 2018