Local News

Kaslo commits to 100 per cent renewable energy plan

Nine local governments have made the pledge this year

  • Dec 12, 2019

$920,000 grant to train West Kootenay workers aged 55+

Mature participants can gain skills and certification to re-enter the workforce

Icewine harvesting underway in Okanagan

Hundreds of tonnes of grapes expected to be harvested this year for icewine in surrounding Okanagan area

Cops seize load of pot near Salmo

Traffic stop nets hundreds of pounds of cannabis

Home fuel tank fails, spilling oil near Nakusp

Officials say 700 litres may have escaped in the spill

Trail COPs help take a bite out of crime

Applications for Trail Citizens on Patrol are available at the detachment or online

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Warfield aims for 100% renewable energy transition

Carbon neutrality and renewable energy are goals for the village over the next 30 years

Body found in car at bottom of lake near Needles ferry

Police say at this time no foul play is suspected

No plans to decommission old City of Trail dam

The city purchased lands around Cambridge Creek and Violin Lake in the 1920’s

New rules for Fruitvale gym

In the new year, the former seniors-only gym will no longer be free

Two new hires for bylaw enforcement in Trail

Longtime bylaw enforcement officer Dawn Evans retired earlier this month

West Kootenay traffic officers catch 21 impaired drivers Saturday

Checks in Nelson, Castlegar and Trail were set up as part of a national enforcement campaign

Incident at Trail landfill deemed a medical emergency

WorkSafeBC not investigating medical crisis that shut down McKelvey Creek Landfill on Friday

CP Holiday Train headed to Castlegar

The festive food bank fundraiser will take place December 12.

Trail police looking for tips to identify vandals

Greater district detachment reports several business were tagged with spray paint

WorkSafeBC investigating serious incident at Trail landfill

Incident shuts down McKelvey Creek landfill Friday morning

Trail RCMP step up enforcement for Winter CounterAttack

Dec. 7 is National Impaired Driving Enforcement Day

East Trail smash and grab serves another reminder

Incident reported to the Trail RCMP on Monday

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

New system to keep Nakusp-area snowmobilers, caribou from meeting

GPS tracking keeps caribou safe while opening up the backcountry for sledding