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Col. Hadfield encourages audacious ideas at CBT symposium

Col. Chris Hadfield addressed delegates at the Kimberley Conference Athlete Training Centre.

Castlegar council will look at permitting marijuana facility

City council will be looking at allowing a medical marijuana production facility at Oct. 16 meeting.

Kimberley man pays it back to home town

Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

VIDEO: Firefighters come to aid of trapped horse

Fell into ditch in Langley park and couldn’t get out

  • Oct 15th, 2017

Astronaut Chris Hadfield reflects on technology, privilege and responsibility

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield is in the Kootenays to speak at the Columbia Basin Symposium.

VIDEO: IIO investigating officer involved shooting on Vancouver Island

One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself.

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Col. Hadfield performs 'Space Oddity' at CBT Symposium
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    Red Mountain Resort camera captured fireball

       

      Canadian veterans fight to reinstate lifelong pensions

         

        LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

        Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

        Selkirk College details on-campus student housing need

        Selkirk College staff offered a correction regarding student housing numbers included last week.

        LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

        Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

        B.C. Wine Institute reaching out to California

        Local industry urged to show support for colleagues affected by California wildfires

        Needles man gets time served for chainsaw incident

        Man sentenced to time served in jail after pleading guilty to mischief and uttering threats.

        Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

        This year’s theme is ‘Every second counts - plan 2 ways out’

        Salmo wins awards at provincial conference

        The awards were presented at a reception where Premier Horgan proudly wore his Salmo dinner jacket.

        • Oct 8th, 2017

        Castlegar Take Back the Night March raises awareness about violence against women

        Almost 100 people came out Thursday night for Castlegar Take Back the Night March.

        Teck Coal pleads guilty to 2014 fish kill

        Mining company fine $1.4M for toxic effluent released in Line Creek

        • Oct 5th, 2017

        Big changes coming to Castlegar’s downtown

        A developer is planning to build 200 units of students housing somewhere downtown.

        Castlegar says farewell to CAO John Malcolm

        After nine years on the job, Castlegar’s CAO is retiring.

        Registration in SD20 up for second year

        Registration in the local school district is up for the second year in a row.