Our Town

Sandon named for drowned prospector

Sandon, the West Kootenay’s greatest ghost town, was named after Sandon Creek, in turn named for prospector John Sandon.

  • Mar 23, 2017

Pee Wee Tier 2 hockey championship down to two teams

The West Kelowna Warriors and Burnaby Winter Kings meet in the Tier 2 Pee Wee provincial final Wednesday night.

  • Mar 22, 2017

Burnaby Winter Kings win Pee Wee Tier 2 provincial championship

The Burnaby Winter Kings went undefeated in the Tier 2 Pee Wee provincials winning the final over West Kelowna.

  • Mar 22, 2017
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BC Tier 2 Pee Wee playoff picture comes into focus

The B.C. Tier 2 Pee Wee championships starts its playoffs on Wednesday

The Pee Wee Tier 2 provincial championship opens at Trail’s Cominco Arena

The Trail Pee Wee Tier 2 Smoke Eaters picked up a point on the opening day of the provincial championships at the Cominco Arena Sunday.

Salmon Rapids rapidly faded from sight

On July 8, 1910, the Nelson Daily News carried the first in a series of ads placed by the Salmon River Valley Land Co.

  • Mar 17, 2017

Calgary Flames honour Fruitvale native

A Fruitvale native has been recognized by the NHL’s Calgary Flames for her role with the organization and throughout the community.

Teck announces completion of Groundwater Treatment Plant

Commissioning of the Groundwater Treatment Plant is underway, the facility is expected to be fully operational by the summer

Trail musicians join military bands during war years

The Trail Times is featuring photos and stories of the Trail Maple Leaf Band's 100-year history.

  • Mar 15, 2017

The Babysitters Club

Ten young ladies were in class on Monday learning the basics of infant and child care to become a certified babysitter.

  • Mar 14, 2017

Deer sheep, it’s feeding time

The weekend’s feeding frenzy not only attracted the big sheep but some hungry deer as well.

  • Mar 10, 2017

Spring forward, in winter boots?

Don’t forget to “spring forward” and turn your clocks ahead one hour on Sunday.

Curling with Legends: Trail man to curl with Randy Ferbey

Trail curler Murray Walsh won a chance to play against Canadian curling legend Randy Ferbey at the Everest-Ferbey National Pro-Am.

  • Mar 7, 2017

Yes, there is a Trail connection to Canada’s first Prime Minister

A recent donation to the Trail Museum and Archives is not only special, but especially fitting given 2017 is Canada’s sesquicentennial year.

Pickleball pro to teach clinics in Trail

Mark Renneson of Third Shot Sports brings his expertise to the West Kootenay next week for a series of pickleball seminars.

  • Mar 1, 2017

Meat and cheese top list for Fruitvale shopping spree!

Kyla Moffat, of Trail, was the lucky local winner of the Great Grocery Giveaway contest held by AG Foods.

Tom Cochrane rocks The Bailey

Cochrane's Mad Mad World Tour performs for sold-out crowd in Trail

Story of ‘Long Ago Person Found’ finally comes to Trail

Bill Hanlon is bringing his incredible story about discovering an ancient hunter to the Muriel Griffiths Room on Thursday.

Postal confusion blamed for ‘Thompson’ becoming Rossland

Greg Nesteroff, Special to Black Press; A series on West Kootenay/Boundary place names.

  • Feb 24, 2017

Chamber week in Trail

The province and City of Trail have proclaimed this week as "Chamber of Commerce" week in B.C.