Kootenay Boundary Regional District

A big tree saved from this big rock from coming down on road on the Sunningdale side of the Gyro Park parking lot. Photo: Ron Wilson

Heads up; rock removal underway in East Trail

Two large rocks rolled down the mountain near Gyro Park in January

A big tree saved from this big rock from coming down on road on the Sunningdale side of the Gyro Park parking lot. Photo: Ron Wilson
The regional board office in Trail is located on Rossland Avenue, and houses Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue. Photo: Times file

Kootenay Boundary directors tackle myriad of regional interests

The next RDKB board meeting goes Wednesday, March 9 at 1 p.m. on Zoom

The regional board office in Trail is located on Rossland Avenue, and houses Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue. Photo: Times file
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Kootenay Boundary firefighters were called to a house fire in Montrose Thursday morning. Photo: Shutterstock

Crews called to Montrose house fire Thursday morning

Best possible outcome prompts reminder from Kootenay Boundary captain - early detection saves lives

Kootenay Boundary firefighters were called to a house fire in Montrose Thursday morning. Photo: Shutterstock
Photo: Trail Times

Crew called to brush fire on side of Trail highway

The cause of the early morning fire on Monday is reported as suspicious

Photo: Trail Times
Photo: Tracey Tetreau

Darling deer of the Pend d’Oreille Valley

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Kootenay Boundary Fire and Rescue attend chimney fire in Genelle

Firefighters quickly bring fire under control, remind owners to keep chimney’s clean

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Icy roads caused three accidents Monday morning, prompting a reminder from first responders for commuters to drive to road conditions. Photo: Submitted

3 accidents has Kootenay Boundary first responders reminding locals that it’s still winter

Regional fire rescue responded to 3 motor vehicle incidents Monday morning

Icy roads caused three accidents Monday morning, prompting a reminder from first responders for commuters to drive to road conditions. Photo: Submitted
The regional landfill is located just off Highway 3B in Trail. Photo: File

Assent from Kootenay Boundary electors sought for $4.6M loan

To register for the Feb. 17 Zoom meeting visit: RDKB.com.

The regional landfill is located just off Highway 3B in Trail. Photo: File
Photo: @Chief Derby/Instagram

Department investigating cause of Fruitvale house fire

Home occupants escaped physically unscathed, no injuries reported.

Photo: @Chief Derby/Instagram
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Two vehicles went up in flames Tuesday night in Genelle

Call of structure fire came into Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue Jan. 25 just before 11 p.m.

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Trail council agreed to exempt building permits for projects at the landfill and Columbia Pollution Control Centre. Photo: Sheri Regnier

City exempts building permits for pricey Kootenay Boundary projects

The City of Trail and Kootenay Boundary Regional District avoid new environmental hurdle

Trail council agreed to exempt building permits for projects at the landfill and Columbia Pollution Control Centre. Photo: Sheri Regnier
A look at the wetland complex area in King George park. Photo: Rossland Society for Environmental Action/Facebook

Kootenay Boundary board tackles park rename, better internet and budgets

To register and for information on other town hall dates visit: rdkb.com. (Regional Government tab)

A look at the wetland complex area in King George park. Photo: Rossland Society for Environmental Action/Facebook
The best time to apply for the grant is in May after people have received both their BC Assessment notice and their municipal property tax notice. Photo: Unsplash

Homeowner grants remain unchanged for West Kootenay

Assessment roll and jurisdiction numbers are needed to apply.

The best time to apply for the grant is in May after people have received both their BC Assessment notice and their municipal property tax notice. Photo: Unsplash
Recycling on the Kootenay-side of the regional district temporarily changed after the Lower Mainland was flooded in November. File photo

Kootenay-side regional recycling services resume

Recycling at curbsides and the Trail landfill were temporarily suspended

Recycling on the Kootenay-side of the regional district temporarily changed after the Lower Mainland was flooded in November. File photo
Columbia Pollution Control Centre will undergo a $63M upgrade to allow for a switch from primary to secondary sewage treatment. The facility, located above Highway 3B near Waneta Mall, serves users in Rossland, Trail, Warfield, Oasis and Rivervale. Photo: RDKB

$46M coming for infrastructure job that serves Rossland, Trail, Warfield

“It is great news and it’s after 14 years that we finally get to start on the project.”

Columbia Pollution Control Centre will undergo a $63M upgrade to allow for a switch from primary to secondary sewage treatment. The facility, located above Highway 3B near Waneta Mall, serves users in Rossland, Trail, Warfield, Oasis and Rivervale. Photo: RDKB
A well-attended open house at the old Kettle Valley Schoolhouse in Rock Creek this summer set the tone for a heritage conservation plan for the site, which dates to 1910. Photo: Lumin McCutcheon

Kootenay Boundary directors tackle plenty of to-do’s in last meeting of 2021

The next board meeting is scheduled for Jan. 12 at 1 p.m. via Zoom.

A well-attended open house at the old Kettle Valley Schoolhouse in Rock Creek this summer set the tone for a heritage conservation plan for the site, which dates to 1910. Photo: Lumin McCutcheon
Photo: Trail Times

Crews called to Montrose house fire, Friday

A Montrose home was heavily damaged by fire on Friday

Photo: Trail Times
Photo: Trail Times file

First responders attend vehicle rollover near Trail mall

The call came into regional fire rescue at 10:06 a.m. Dec. 16

Photo: Trail Times file
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Two-car crash on Trail highway reported early Monday

The cause is under investigation by Trail police

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