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Commission gathers input on proposed electoral boundary changes to riding

Commission gathers input on proposed electoral boundary changes to riding

What threatens to politically divide the communities of the West Kootenay has also brought them together.

More items added to meat recall list

New items have been added to the meat recall list by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) Thursday.
Carrier Appreciation Week: First job for a Fernie girl

Carrier Appreciation Week: First job for a Fernie girl

Nine-year-old Ashley Verhaeghe-Jones just began her very first job, working as a newspaper carrier for The Free Press.
Expert to speak on smart meters

Expert to speak on smart meters

Meeting smart meters on October 10 at Legion Hall in Trail

Greater Trail stores respond to concerns over tainted beef

Safeway removes meat, Ferraro, Liberty not impacted

Land purchase solves Fruitvale cemetery space issue

Village of Fruitvale council has purchased a neighbouring strip of land to secure cemetery plots for the next 25 years.

Warm, dry weather wraps up summer

A summer that began with the wettest month on record, came to an end with warm and dry temperatures.

Montrose gravel grade a concern for resident

The need to lower the grade of a gravel alley behind a Montrose property caused one resident to voice her concerns publicly.
Grass Fire doused

Grass Fire doused

A grass fire spread in the ditch below the Willi Krause Fieldhouse on Tuesday afternoon but was quickly extinguised by KBR Fire Rescue.

Reel adventure awaits in youth film camp

Young film makers in Greater Trail are invited to participate in an upcoming digital film workshop