Kootenay Boundary Regional District

Fire at 425 Rossland Ave. Monday night. Photo: Submitted

Raging house fire in Trail Gulch Monday night

Fire department confirms no injuries to firefighters or home occupants

 

The Beaver Valley Arena, located in Fruitvale, is operated and managed by the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary. Photo: RDKB

Kootenay Boundary regional district employee suspended after voyeurism allegation in girls change room

The 21-year old man is expected to make his first appearance in court next year on Feb. 23

 

With Christmas little more than one month away, seasonal food drives and fundraisers are launching around town. Photo: Trail Times

Stuff the Bus in downtown Trail this weekend

Event to run at Trail Ferraro Foods 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 18 and Saturday, Nov. 19

 

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Kootenay Boundary directors sworn in

13 regional district directors to their oath to office at the Nov. 9 inaugural board meeting

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Regional firefighter Mike Parsons encourages residents to upgrade carbon monoxide detectors this week. Photo: Submitted

Trail fire station offers free CO detectors, while supplies last

Replace old carbon monoxide detectors with free replacements while supplies last

Regional firefighter Mike Parsons encourages residents to upgrade carbon monoxide detectors this week. Photo: Submitted
L-R: The Technical Advisory Group came together to help craft the RDKB Climate Action Plan, including Mark Stephens, manager of emergency management; Freya Phillips, senior energy specialist; Goran Denkovski manager of infrastructure and sustainability; and Donna Dean, manager of planning and development. Photo: Submitted

Kootenay Boundary regional district takes bold climate action

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary releases Climate Action Plan

L-R: The Technical Advisory Group came together to help craft the RDKB Climate Action Plan, including Mark Stephens, manager of emergency management; Freya Phillips, senior energy specialist; Goran Denkovski manager of infrastructure and sustainability; and Donna Dean, manager of planning and development. Photo: Submitted
L-R: Faculty assistant Shawn Curran and Brad Pommen, aka “Mr. Technology.” Photo: Submitted

Innovation meets reuse in West Kootenay’s Metal Tech Alley

Lower Columbia businesses exemplify circular economy in action

  • Oct 24, 2022
L-R: Faculty assistant Shawn Curran and Brad Pommen, aka “Mr. Technology.” Photo: Submitted
Brothers David, Austin and Mitchell Krahn. Photo: Gene Krahn

Christina Lake brothers headed to national golf championships

Austin, Mitchell and David Krahn will compete at the MJT Canadian National Championship

Brothers David, Austin and Mitchell Krahn. Photo: Gene Krahn
Kootenay Boundary Fire and Rescue responded to a Fruitvale fire Thursday, Oct. 20.

Firefighters put out truck fire in Fruitvale

Regional fire and rescue was called to a fire on Old Salmo Road early Thursday morning

Kootenay Boundary Fire and Rescue responded to a Fruitvale fire Thursday, Oct. 20.
Photo of a Chinese garden site from the 1990s research investigation. Photo: Trail Historical Society

Trail Blazers: Chinese gardens of days long past

Trail Blazers is a weekly feature in partnership with the Trail Museum and Archives

Photo of a Chinese garden site from the 1990s research investigation. Photo: Trail Historical Society
In all, 13 regional firefighters responded to the Caughlin Road emergency call. Photo: File

Crews called to Fruitvale trailer fire Tuesday afternoon

The scene is listed as under control by 2:30 p.m.

In all, 13 regional firefighters responded to the Caughlin Road emergency call. Photo: File
Photo: Trail Times

Mock emergency training at Trail Regional Airport, Thursday

Flights will not be affected; however, the airport will be closed to the public

Photo: Trail Times
Photo: Trail Historical Society

Trail Blazers: First Trail mayor and council

Trail Blazers is a weekly feature in partnership with the Trail Museum and Archives

Photo: Trail Historical Society
Image: RDKB.com

Acclaimed Area B director looks ahead to treaty modernization

“We have had a busy past 4 years with joint shared services of sewer and solid waste … “

Image: RDKB.com
Image: RDKB.com

Acclaimed Area A director thankful for continued confidence

“Most importantly, I will always listen to constituents,” writes Ali Grieve.

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One lucky student from Glenmerry, St. Michael’s, Webster, Rossland, and École des Sept-sommets spent Friday at the regional fire station in Trail, learning all about firefighting and fire safety. They got to be fire chief for the day as part of Fire Prevention Week. The students donned helmets, worked with hoses, and checked out the fire hall equipment all while hanging out with the Kootenay Boundary crew. Photo: Submitted

Kootenay Boundary fire station educates on fire safety

Fire Prevention Week offers opportunity for all ages to learn about safety

One lucky student from Glenmerry, St. Michael’s, Webster, Rossland, and École des Sept-sommets spent Friday at the regional fire station in Trail, learning all about firefighting and fire safety. They got to be fire chief for the day as part of Fire Prevention Week. The students donned helmets, worked with hoses, and checked out the fire hall equipment all while hanging out with the Kootenay Boundary crew. Photo: Submitted
BC Parks has taken over management of Beaver Creek Provincial Park. Photo: Waymarking.com

Trail Kiwanis surrenders stewardship of Beaver Creek Provincial Park

Beaver Creek Park was established as a provincial park on March 24, 1965

BC Parks has taken over management of Beaver Creek Provincial Park. Photo: Waymarking.com
The City of Trail was lit up on Oct. 6, 1926. Photo: Trail Historical Society

Trail Blazers: Dancing in the streets

Trail Blazers is a weekly feature in partnership with the Trail Museum and Archives

The City of Trail was lit up on Oct. 6, 1926. Photo: Trail Historical Society
Hospice is seeking ‘100 People Who Care.’ Photo: Submitted

Greater Trail hospice kicks off ‘100 People Who Care’ fundraiser

Every dollar donated remains in local communities

  • Oct 6, 2022
Hospice is seeking ‘100 People Who Care.’ Photo: Submitted
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Mother killed, 4 children injured in head-on crash near Trail

The accident occurred after a Ford pickup entered oncoming traffic and collided with the family’s car

Image: RCMP logo