Betsy Kline

Castlegar City Councilors Dan Rye and Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff at Winterfest 2019. Photo: Betsy Kline

Join the Castlegar Making Spirits Bright challenge

Go all out with your Christmas decorating and send us a photo to enter

Castlegar City Councilors Dan Rye and Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff at Winterfest 2019. Photo: Betsy Kline
Betsy's Christmas tree. Photo: Betsy Kline
Betsy's Christmas tree. Photo: Betsy Kline
Katrine Conroy’s swearing in ceremony. Photo: Kootenay West Katrine Conroy Facebook

Forestry Minister West Kootenay MLA Katrine Conroy talks about her new role

Conroy will also oversee Columbia Basin Trust, Columbia Power Corporation and Columbia Basin Treaty

Katrine Conroy’s swearing in ceremony. Photo: Kootenay West Katrine Conroy Facebook
Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy has been appointed B.C. Forestry Minister.

Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy named B.C. Minister of Forests

Katrine Conroy changes cabinet roles

Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy has been appointed B.C. Forestry Minister.
Teacher Casey Stowe and Principal Wendy Cutler from Twin Rivers Elementary with the donation. Photo: submitted

Castlegar school receives $2000 donation

Twin Rivers Elementary School will use the donation to enhance the school community.

Teacher Casey Stowe and Principal Wendy Cutler from Twin Rivers Elementary with the donation. Photo: submitted
Downtown Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline

Appointments made to Castlegar’s housing and advisory committees

Fourteen people have been appointed to serve on the housing committee.

Downtown Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline
The project will be built at the site of the former City Centre Hotel. File photo

KSCL to build Castlegar housing complex

The development will include supportive and affordable housing units

The project will be built at the site of the former City Centre Hotel. File photo
Nav Canada is considering closing its station at the West Kootenay Regional Airport. Photo: Betsy Kline

LETTER: Pilots encourage Nav Canada to keep Castlegar station open

“We are writing this letter as concerned users of the Castlegar airport”

Nav Canada is considering closing its station at the West Kootenay Regional Airport. Photo: Betsy Kline
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Habitat for Humanity logo. (PRNewsFoto/HABITAT FOR HUMANITY)

Thieves take goods and safe from Castlegar Habitat for Humanity ReStore

A pair of thieves made multiple trips in and out of the building Monday night

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The incident occurred around Genelle. Photo: Google Maps

Driver airlifted to hospital after Hwy 22 collision near Genelle

Hwy 22 remains closed due to multi-vehicle collision

The incident occurred around Genelle. Photo: Google Maps
Castlegar City Hall. File photo

City of Castlegar gets $2.18 million in COVID relief funding

Money comes from federal/provincial Safe Restart program

Castlegar City Hall. File photo
Selkirk College nursing students will be offering a street nursing outreach program. Photo: submitted

Street nursing outreach starts in Castlegar

Students from the Selkirk College nursing program will be running a street nursing outreach program

Selkirk College nursing students will be offering a street nursing outreach program. Photo: submitted
The Humble Bean was one of the businesses that took advantage of the program. Photo: Betsy Kline

Castlegar’s open street program extended

Businesses will now be able to expand outdoors through October 2021

The Humble Bean was one of the businesses that took advantage of the program. Photo: Betsy Kline
A fire destroyed a shed at Yew Street and 7th Avenue on Nov. 15, 2020. Photo: Betsy Kline

VIDEO: Fire destroys shed on same Castlegar property as previous arson

Fire was on the same property where an arson fire destroyed a house in June

A fire destroyed a shed at Yew Street and 7th Avenue on Nov. 15, 2020. Photo: Betsy Kline
Castlegar from the air. Photo: Betsy Kline

Firm selected to develop Castlegar housing strategy

Castlegar city council has decided to award a contract to develop the…

Castlegar from the air. Photo: Betsy Kline
Volunteers have created the Castlegar Butterflyway at the Kootenay Gallery. Photos: Olga Hallborg

Castlegar gets a Butterflyway

New butterfly garden is at the Kootenay Gallery of Art

Volunteers have created the Castlegar Butterflyway at the Kootenay Gallery. Photos: Olga Hallborg
Photo: Jennifer Small

VIDEO: Castlegar Remembrance Day service

Photos and video from Castlegar ceremonies

Photo: Jennifer Small
Some of Castlegar’s veterans at the Remembrance Day Ceremony in 2016. Photo: Betsy Kline

Lest we forget: Castlegar’s Honour Role

CASTLEGAR’S HONOUR ROLE L.A. Appleton Arthur J Killough H.G. Slater W.T. Slater…

Some of Castlegar’s veterans at the Remembrance Day Ceremony in 2016. Photo: Betsy Kline
Angela Grant is the coordinator for the Castlegar Adopt a Senior program. Photo: submitted

Adopt a Castlegar Senior for Christmas

Program matches gift givers with those in need of gifts

Angela Grant is the coordinator for the Castlegar Adopt a Senior program. Photo: submitted
Fortis BC has relocated some of the poles in the project area. Photo: Betsy Kline

Columbia Avenue Phase Two moving forward

Project on Castlegar’s main thoroughfare scheduled to start in February

Fortis BC has relocated some of the poles in the project area. Photo: Betsy Kline