Betsy Kline

Castlegar doctor’s offices remain open for phone, video and in-person appointments

Doctors concerned people may be neglecting health concerns for fear of catching the COVID-19

Castlegar hospice director says COVID-19 measures make serving the dying heartbreaking

Social distancing brings big challenges to offering support

Vehicle incident causes Hwy 6 closure and power outages in Slocan Valley

A Thursday afternoon incident has closed the main highway in the Slocan Valley

Decorated car procession to visit Castlegar care homes

The event is taking place Friday morning

Castlegar and Trail Chevron offering free gas for front line workers

Health care, fire, police, paramedics included in offer

Burning banned in Castlegar and surrounding area

Provincial orders are prohibiting Category 2 and 3 open burning at this time.

COVID-19 comes to Castlegar

Local doctors urging public to stay home as local cases surface

Castlegar volunteers offering grocery shopping for seniors

IRIS volunteers will shop and deliver for free.

Castlegar teen has big business dreams

Myles Peterson is looking for $1.4 million to start a plastic recycling company.

Castlegar couple stranded in Ecuador

Closed borders and travel limitations keep Joanne Jordan and Larry Skilling in Ecuador.

Road expansion near Castlegar’s airport to begin soon

New road will service lots at the airport surplus lands.

City of Castlegar closes City Hall and other facilities

Emergency operations centre also activated

Empty store shelves increase anxiety for Castlegar’s low income residents

Food bank president asking hoarders to consider others.

City of Castlegar urges residents not to panic

Check the city’s Facebook page for city-related updates.

Testing for COVID-19 available in West Kootenay, but call first

Interior Health says people suspecting they have the virus must be screened first

Woodland Park development gets go ahead from Castlegar council

New development will include 16 duplexes and two single-family houses.

New urgent and primary care centre to open in Castlegar

Centre should be opened by end of March