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Fires near Rossland, Grand Forks prompt evacuation alerts

RDKB issues alerts to more than 50 properties for two separate fires

No change to FortisBC electricity rates for 2018

The BC Utilities Commission approved FortisBC’s request

  • Aug 8, 2018

Lost painting returned to owner

Story in Castlegar News helps find artwork given away to thrift store

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NEB recommends Trans Mountain pipeline expansion construction proceed
Legion Command donation boosts PTSD Service Dog Program
Prime Minister joins hundreds in Halifax square for vigil
B.C. students react to student loan interest elimination

Tom Harris memorial fundraiser supports kids camps

Tom Harris Legacy Fund sends over 200 underpriviledged local kids to camp this summer.

Malaysian family reunited in Rossland

West Kootenay Friends of Refugees to support newcomer in new life in Canada

  • Jun 5, 2018

Mine exploration company bullish on old Rossland mine properties

Swath of claims purchased; test drilling to begin this fall

Shambhala hiring now underway

21st annual festival goes this August

  • May 13, 2018

FortisBC offers small businesses one-on-one energy saving advice

Community ambassadors to visit five centres

  • May 13, 2018

Kootenay Mountain Culture lands award nomination for Columbia River Basin feature

‘The feature is reflective of our commitment to supporting the Kootenays’

  • May 12, 2018

Communities partner on Smart Kootenay Initiative

Rossland, Trail, Castlegar, Nelson and regional districts have partnered for the initiative

  • Apr 12, 2018

Taggart and Killeen depart CTV News Vancouver

Co-anchors exit news outlet amid ‘major refresh’ at station

Contest woos creative workers to Kaslo

Fun stunt highlights serious concern for rural B.C. towns

New Glade ferry enters testing phase

The Glade II will be able to carry heavier loads and will emit less greenhouse gases.

Needles community ‘mournful’ after shooting

One of the men who died was a well-known businessman in Arrow Lakes area

Temperature study backs grape-growing plans

Arrow Lakes similar to Summerland for climate

Greater Trail gas prices going up

The average price across B.C. on Wednesday according to GasBuddy.com was $1.31.8.

Zinc production helps boost Teck profits

Third quarter profits more than doubled compared to 2016, states Teck Resources

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Two FortisBC linemen from Trail headed to help with Hurricane Irma

Three Kootenay employees among 58 Canadians headed to Turks and Caicos