Local Business

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Pinnacle Professional Accounting Building in downtown Castlegar wins award

Pinnacle Accounting was recognized at the Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Commercial Building Awards.

Area credit unions seek to join forces

Partner credit unions began on a process to explore the benefits of creating a single credit union.

  • Sep 21st, 2017

Record number of Commercial Building Awards finalists

A record 37 finalists have been announced for the 9th Commercial Building Awards.

  • Sep 14th, 2017
Extreme Education & Career Fair 2017


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        Money Monitor: Home renos on the rise amid soaring house prices


          Arrow Lakes groups to get funding from RDCK

          Some Arrow Lakes organizations received funding following the board meeting of the RDCK.

          • Aug 24th, 2017

          Restrictions on use of ‘bank’ to be reviewed

          The federal government is going to review Bank Act restrictions around the use of the term “bank.”

          • Aug 24th, 2017

          Credit unions no longer able to do ‘banking’

          From now on you won’t be allowed to do any “banking” with your local credit union.

          • Jul 27th, 2017

          Nominations sought for Commercial Building Awards

          The nomination deadline for the Commercial Building Awards competition is fast approaching.

          • Jul 20th, 2017

          Top 10 steps to prepare your business for evacuation

          If you are on evacuation alert there are some important steps you will want to consider.

          • Jul 20th, 2017

          New opportunity to paddle around Nancy Greene Lake

          Locals and tourists will have the chance to experience stand-up paddle boarding at Nancy Greene.

          Metal Tech Alley campaign generating results

          New startups, new investment and new jobs are already on the scoreboard.

          • Jul 13th, 2017

          Castlegar Chamber survey shows growing biz buzz

          Chamber representatives visited over 70 business and left surveys with many more.

          Castlegar Sculpturewalk goes virtual with Google

          A photographer was in Castlegar on Monday taking photos of Sculpturewalk to create a Google tour.

          Castlegar Chamber of Commerce holds 2nd annual Business Walk

          The Castlegar & District Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for its second annual Business Walk.

          FortisBC natural gas rates to remain low this summer

          As of July 1, 2017, FortisBC customers will see no change to the cost of gas on their statement.

          • Jun 22nd, 2017

          Fruitvale winery’s first vintage brings home awards

          Some call their growing practices pseudoscience, but you can’t argue with success.

          • Jun 22nd, 2017

          Oglow family honoured at Castlegar business awards

          The Castlegar Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Business Excellence Awards Saturday.

          Castlegar therapist to train with US Olympic Medical Team

          Local acupuncturist Chris Mansbridge has been invited to learn from physiotherapists with Team USA

          • Jun 15th, 2017