Castlegar News

Emergency personnel help out with screening

An opportunity for maximum traffic (Friday rush hour) was chosen for the check stop. - Jim Sinclair
An opportunity for maximum traffic (Friday rush hour) was chosen for the check stop.
— image credit: Jim Sinclair

Columbia Avenue at 19th Street was the scene of an early festive season drinking and driving check-stop. This one was staged by local first responders: firefighters, paramedics and SAR workers.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Robots battle it out for supremacy: Combatants came from around the West Kootenay
 
Missing boy located
 
Flu vaccine less effective against mutant strain
Twin accidents at Grohman Narrows
 
New tree fruit replant program unveiled in Kelowna by B.C. premier
 
Ringing start to Christmas Kettle campaign
Southeast district police honored as members of “Alexa’s Team”
 
Prince Rupert students, residents learn about LNG at public seminars
 
North Shore Hall to receive major upgrade

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 20 edition online now. Browse the archives.