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Carfentanil found for first time in Castlegar

Killer opiod found in local illegal drug market

BC RCMP: Lock it or lose it

Police give tips on safeguarding personal property; April is Auto Crime Enforcement Month

  • Apr 20, 2019

Caribou panel hears from critical public

About 250 people turned out Wednesday evening to give feedback on the provincial government’s caribou recovery plans.

Trail firefighters fundraise for causes near and dear

Trail Firefighters Charitable Society fundraising efforts support many causes

Rural dividend grants awarded in Kootenay West

Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy made the grant announcements in Trail on Thursday

Rendering shows Notre Dame damage
Easter blasts kill at least 207 in Sri Lanka
Close call caught on camera in Vancouver
Parliament Hill 4-20 organizers prep for crowd, protest

Waste not: Trail brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

44 Engineer Squadron welcomes new commander

Trail Armoury welcomes Major Nils French, a Rossland native

  • Apr 18, 2019

Kootenay economy looking good

Castlegar District Economic Development hosted the State of the Kootenays: An Economic Update

B.C. sets 2040 target for all electric vehicles sales

The government tabled the Zero Emissions Vehicles Act last week

Greater Trail RCMP report on lost ring, dog bite, and more

Trail and Greater District RCMP detachment office located on Laburnum Drive in Trail

Trail workshop offers path forward for affordable/supportive housing

Columbia Basin Trust, BC Housing and the CMHC all spoke during the Tuesday morning session

Rossland council split on arena fix

Rossland council approves band-aid for arena, while its future is debated

Trail cop car mistaken for drug dealer’s vehicle

Drunken mistake leads to drug bust in West Trail

‘Bonus’ gas tax payments bolster Greater Trail coffers

Gas tax fund funnels a portion of Canadian fuel sales to fund municipal infrastructure projects

End of the season in Trail

Hockey season is done; staff removed the ice from the Trail Memorial Centre last week

  • Apr 16, 2019

Fruitvale man, 25, dies after falling from zipline in Thailand, reports say

Bangkok Post says man fell from Flight of the Gibbon zipline in Chiang Mai

The ECE who became a B.C. minister

Ministry of Children and Family Development recognizes Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy

  • Apr 14, 2019

Kootenay United Cannabis Association hosts inaugural symposium

Cannabis stakeholders and government officials convened to discuss the future of the…

  • Apr 12, 2019

U.S. and Canada continue to talk Columbia River Treaty

Katrine Conroy says flood risk and hydro power were topics of discussion