Our Town

Beaver Valley Nitehawks coach marks two decades at the helm

After 20 years behind the Hawks bench, Terry Jones is looking forward to adding another KIJHL title when the Hawks begin playoffs on Friday.

We want you!

The Trail Maple Leaf Band is recruiting new musicians as the concert ensemble heads into its 100th year.

  • Feb 21, 2017

First batch brewing for Trail Beer Refinery

Initial brewing underway for Trail beer enterprise

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Rossland’s long history of names

One hundred sixty-sixth in an alphabetical series on West Kootenay/Boundary place names.

  • Feb 17, 2017

Council briefs; Trail air quality best ever

2016 had the lowest annual average for lead and arsenic in community air ever recorded, according to THEC report.

Trail Junior curlers host bonspiel

The Trail Junior Curling Club will see 16 teams compete in its annual bonspiel this year.

  • Feb 16, 2017

Food drives scores at Smokies game

Over 600 pounds of food and $140 in cash donations were collected for the local food bank at the Friday night Smoke Eaters game in Trail.

  • Feb 15, 2017

100 years and counting, Trail Maple Leaf Band

The Trail Maple Leaf Band is still marching strong into its centennial celebration.

Flawless flowers

Julia Love and staff from Ye Olde Flower Shoppe were spending the day with long stem roses on Family Day.

  • Feb 13, 2017

Crowe variety show celebrates 10 years on stage

The 10th annual JL Crowe Variety Show is set for Thursday, Feb. 16 at 7 pm in The Bailey Theatre.

MIDAS Fab Lab, a golden opportunity

The MIDAS Fab Lab has become an integral part of creative and innovative regional community, including 150 high school students.

Smokies game on Friday; bring along goodwill and good cheer

Locals are asked to bring a food item and cheer to the Smoke Eaters game Friday night. All proceeds to the Trail United Church food bank.

Smoke Eaters Phase 1 complete, upgrades continue

Trail Smoke Eaters opened its new offices on Wednesday, and continue with upgrades to the Trail Memorial Centre.

Birth of a Trail icon

A look back in Silver City history, Feb. 1, 1896. The first copper furnace came on line in Trail Creek Landing.

  • Feb 1, 2017

Breaking the stigma; Montrose man puts a face to lung cancer

Ian and Kathy McAlpine of Montrose are featured in the 2016 Lung Cancer Canada 2016 ‘The Faces of Lung Cancer Report.’

Trail Special Olympics welcomes new coordinator

Jakki Van Hemert brings a wealth of experience to her new position as local coordinator of the Trail Special Olympics program.

Where are Trail’s hidden treasures?

Behind the scenes the clock is ticking to stock the museum/library with important historical artifacts.

Pee Wee Vipers, tourney champs

The Pee Wee Vipers won the Peed Wee House Tournament in Trail on Sunday. This was the third tourney win this season for the Vipers.

  • Jan 25, 2017

Visitors energize Smokies fans

The rink was rocking Saturday night, and the Smoke Eaters were loving it, writes Trail Times columnist Dave Thompson.

  • Jan 20, 2017

Kootenay Savings Super League wraps up regular season

Myron Nichol and Bill van Yzerloo skipped their respective teams to a tie for first place in the Kootenay Savings Super League.

  • Jan 18, 2017