Columbia Basin

Fact: B.C. bats don’t carry or spread COVID

BC Annual Bat Count goes this summer, citizens encouraged to take part

 

Practicing compassion in time of pandemic

Donations and proceeds for the Trail and Fruitvale United Church food banks

 

New programs launched for Basin food producers

Columbia Basin Trust starts wage subsidy and loan programs this month

 

Renewable Natural Gas facility targeted for Fruitvale

Once in a lifetime thing, it doesn’t happen in small communities very often, says Fruitvale mayor.

Renewable Natural Gas facility targeted for small B.C. town

Once in a lifetime thing, it doesn’t happen in small communities very often, says Fruitvale mayor.

B.C. nonprofit offers free educational resources for teachers, parents

JABC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating youth in business and leadership.

Treaty talks continue through remote technology

Message from Kathy Eichenberger, B.C. executive director of the Columbia River Treaty team

  • Apr 28, 2020

Columbia River Treaty talks impacted by COVID-19 crisis

Public engagement sessions planned to be held this spring on the negotiations have been delayed

Columbia Basin Trust announces help for wider range of programs

Pandemic has also highlighted the need for high-speed internet, as an example

Columbia Basin Trust $11.7M for COVID-19

The funding will help businesses, First Nations, food banks, social service agencies and child care operators.

Columbia Basin Trust postpones all 2020 public engagements

Fall symposium in Trail will not go ahead due to coronavirus pandemic

Trading on Kootenay’s good name

Kootenay has been used to sell everything from stoves to washboards to cigars — even a patent medicine

Basin buildings get energy wise

Columbia Basin Trust supports 28 projects with $800,000+

Ground breaks for affordable housing in Trail

Lower Columbia Affordable Housing Society will own and operate the three-storey building

Columbia River Treaty talks returned to Washington, D.C. last week

Next round of Columbia River Treaty negotiation meetings are TBA

Columbia River Treaty talks returned to Washington, D.C. last week

Next round of Columbia River Treaty negotiation meetings are TBA

Fixes coming for Butler Park raquet courts

City of Trail receives $135,000 from Columbia Basin Trust

Trust postpones public events in Trail and Salmo

To join the conversation onlinevisit imagine.ourtrust.org

Opportunity to learn business skills widen for Basin students

The Trust is providing $460,500 to JABC for programs in the region

Trail open house part of Basin-wide public engagement

Trail event goes Thursday, March 12 from 2-6 p.m., and guided discussion from 6-8 p.m.