Betsy Kline

Christina Kosinec purchased the Red Dresser to help bring a better work-life balance to her family. Photo: Jamie-lynn Rowe
Christina Kosinec purchased the Red Dresser to help bring a better work-life balance to her family. Photo: Jamie-lynn Rowe
Cadets Claire Lawder from 531 Trail and Charlotte Farangher from 561 Nelson work on their shelter. Photo: Submitted

West Kootenay Air Cadets learn survival skills

Castlegar, Nelson and Trail cadets gathered for training

Cadets Claire Lawder from 531 Trail and Charlotte Farangher from 561 Nelson work on their shelter. Photo: Submitted
Red areas indicate Lyme-disease risk areas. Map: BCCDC

BCCDC includes Castlegar and Trail in Lyme disease risk zone

New map shows Lyme disease risk areas

Red areas indicate Lyme-disease risk areas. Map: BCCDC
Live interactive theatre is coming to the Doukhobor Discovery Centre. Photo: Betsy Kline

History is coming to life at the Doukhobor Discovery Centre

Groups are challenged to solve the mystery during interactive theatre event

Live interactive theatre is coming to the Doukhobor Discovery Centre. Photo: Betsy Kline
An anonymous $2000 cash donation will go to support Castlegar cooling centres. (File photo)

City of Castlegar to use surprise donation to support cooling centres

$2000 was given to the RCMP to distribute in the community

An anonymous $2000 cash donation will go to support Castlegar cooling centres. (File photo)
Jeppesen Aviation has presented a plan to the City of Castlegar to improve reliability at the West Kootenay Regional Airport. (Betsy Kline/Castlegar News)
Jeppesen Aviation has presented a plan to the City of Castlegar to improve reliability at the West Kootenay Regional Airport. (Betsy Kline/Castlegar News)
Fish must be removed from Millennium Park Swimming Ponds before they can open for the season. Photo: Betsy Kline
Fish must be removed from Millennium Park Swimming Ponds before they can open for the season. Photo: Betsy Kline
Castlegar city council will be seeing some changes after the October 2022 election. Photo: City of Castlegar
Castlegar city council will be seeing some changes after the October 2022 election. Photo: City of Castlegar
The Clothesline Project will take place Wednesday, May 18 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Millennium Park. Photo: Betsy Kline

Clothesline Project addresses issue of violence against vulnerable people

Submitted by Castlegar and District Community Services The Castlegar Clothesline Project will…

The Clothesline Project will take place Wednesday, May 18 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Millennium Park. Photo: Betsy Kline
City of Castlegar has released audited financial and SOFI reports. Photo: Kristen Lawson

A look at Castlegar’s 2021 finance and salary reports

City releases audited financial and SOFI reports

City of Castlegar has released audited financial and SOFI reports. Photo: Kristen Lawson
Winter driving conditions are expected on Highway 3 at the Paulson Summit. Photo: DriveBC

Up to 10 cm of snow expected on West Kootenay highways Thursday and Friday

Environment Canada issued a snow warning for Highway 3 Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass

Winter driving conditions are expected on Highway 3 at the Paulson Summit. Photo: DriveBC
Castlegar Chamber of Commerce building. (File)

Castlegar sani-dump open, for now

Sani-dump will close once construction begins on new Chamber of Commerce building

Castlegar Chamber of Commerce building. (File)
The city will be conducting water system work on Friday. Photo: Jenna Hauck

Expect water fluctuations Friday as City of Castlegar works on water system

Work will affect residents south of 17th Street in Castlegar

The city will be conducting water system work on Friday. Photo: Jenna Hauck
Nadine Livingston (seated) and the Golden Oldies Choir performing at Talarico Place in April. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar’s Golden Oldies’ leader will be missed

Choir director Nadine Livingston brought fun and discipline to the choir

Nadine Livingston (seated) and the Golden Oldies Choir performing at Talarico Place in April. Photo: Submitted
Castlegar Run 4 Refugees and International Festival. May 7, 2022. Photos: Betsy Kline
Castlegar Run 4 Refugees and International Festival. May 7, 2022. Photos: Betsy Kline
Alysha Jones and her children

PHOTOS: A salute to Castlegar moms

Reader photos showcasing moms and their kids — young and old

Alysha Jones and her children
Castlegar City Hall. Photo: Kristen Lawson

Highlights from May 2 Castlegar council meeting

City council makes decisions about line painting, development fees, new housing projects and more

Castlegar City Hall. Photo: Kristen Lawson
Châteaugar Run Club is organizing a series of trail races in the Castlegar area. Photo: Steven Wells

Castlegar running club hosting series of trail races

Club aims to bring races to runners that don’t want to run longer-distance crowded races

Châteaugar Run Club is organizing a series of trail races in the Castlegar area. Photo: Steven Wells
Municipal elections will take place in October 2022. Photo: BP File

City of Castlegar moves forward with plans to allow mail-in ballots for municipal election

Special voting opportunities for care home residents will also be planned

Municipal elections will take place in October 2022. Photo: BP File
Some housing projects will be eligible for fee and tax reductions once new bylaw is adopted by Castlegar city council. Photo: Black Press

City of Castlegar introducing program to reduce development fees and taxes

Development incentive program aims to encourage housing developments and other major renovations

Some housing projects will be eligible for fee and tax reductions once new bylaw is adopted by Castlegar city council. Photo: Black Press