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Midway RCMP search for young adult male

Midway RCMP are warning drivers not to pick up any hitchhikers as they search for a young adult male.

Lightning sparks numerous wildfires in southeast B.C.

BC Wildfire Service personnel are responding to numerous lightning-caused fires.

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Auditor says no red flags in audited City of Castlegar financials

The City of Castlegar released its 2016 annual report and financial statements at Monday’s meeting.

Crawford Creek search for missing teacher unsuccessful

School teacher Alvin Dunic has been missing for three weeks

Step into the Light Walk in Castlegar aims to bring postpartum depression into the light

Dozens of people gathered at Millennium Park Saturday to participate in the Step into the Light Walk

VIDEO: Stanley Humphries 2017 Grad festivities

A first look at the Castlegar 2017 grad weekend.

Stanley Humphries Secondary School Graduation 2017


Emotional statement at vigil


Castlegar vigil


Fire at Interfor lumber yard


Driver charged after rear-ender near Castlegar

A driver has been charged with following too close after a rear ender in Robson on Friday morning.

Intense heat headed to Castlegar

Extremely hot weather is expected Sunday and Monday, according to Environment Canada.

Castlegar waterfront homeowners strongly object to trail concept

Those who attended a workshop to discuss a proposed waterfront trail made it clear they’re opposed.

City of Castlegar to present Columbia Avenue redevelopment plans

Information session will be held Tuesday, June 27 at the Community Forum.

Castlegar RCMP asking for help in animal abuse case

A young black dog was thrown from a car window on June 17.

Search for missing aircraft continues near Kimberly

It’s been a week since an aircraft carrying two people went missing between Cranbrook and Kamloops

Category 3 fires to be prohibited in southeast B.C.

Effective at noon on Thursday, Category 3 open fires will be prohibited throughout Southeast B.C.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Random acts of creativity take over Slocan Valley Rail Trail

On Sunday, the Slocan Valley Rail Trail will be the place to experience “Random Acts of Creativity.”

  • Jun 15th, 2017

CRA warns of aggressive tax fraudsters

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC) continues to receive reports associated to tax scams.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

UPDATED: Trail woman identified as passenger killed in crash south of Castlegar

The individual killed in a head-on collision outside Genelle was a 46-year-old woman from Trail.

COUNCIL BRIEFS: Chicken project finally takes flight

Castlegar council looks at chickens, contracts, compensation, water main repairs and grants.

UPDATED: Hundreds come together at Castlegar vigil to grieve

Several hundred people gathered in Millennium Park in Castlegar Sunday night for a peace vigil.

Construction company wins lawsuit against City of Castlegar

Maglio Installations accused City of Castlegar of breech of contract over Millennium Ponds contract.

Castlegar-area author Jordan Abel wins Griffin Poetry Prize

Poetry prize worth $65K goes to Nisga’a poet Jordan Abel for his book Injun.