Betsy Kline

Castlegar residents will not have to get building permits for a number of projects after new bylaw is adopted. File photo

City of Castlegar eliminating permits for some building projects

Exterior finishing and fencing included in changes

Castlegar residents will not have to get building permits for a number of projects after new bylaw is adopted. File photo
The City of Castlegar’s outdoor community ice rinks have not opened for the season. Photo: City of Castlegar

City of Castlegar asking people to stay off the outdoor ice rinks until official opening

City fears injury or damage to rink liners after someone jumped the fence to use the rinks

The City of Castlegar’s outdoor community ice rinks have not opened for the season. Photo: City of Castlegar
Fees are going up for garbage and recycling collection. File photo

Castlegar garbage/recycling fees to see small increase in 2022

City will introduce organics collection in fall 2022

Fees are going up for garbage and recycling collection. File photo
Conceptual drawings for an amphitheatre at Millennium Park. Image: Urban Systems

Castlegar council postpones decision on Millennium Park amphitheatre

Council will discuss further during February planning sessions

Conceptual drawings for an amphitheatre at Millennium Park. Image: Urban Systems
Pharmacist Ron Turk hands off a prescription to Jody Kuntz at the new drive-thru window at T.H.E. Pharmacy in Castlegar. Photo: submitted

Castlegar pharmacy offering drive-thru service

First drive-thru pharmacy in the area

Pharmacist Ron Turk hands off a prescription to Jody Kuntz at the new drive-thru window at T.H.E. Pharmacy in Castlegar. Photo: submitted
Celebrate a Life is on display at the Castlegar Super 8. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar Hospice needs your help this holiday season

Celebrate a Life fundraiser kicks off with holiday display at Super 8

Celebrate a Life is on display at the Castlegar Super 8. Photo: Submitted
Air Canada Express is flying Dash 8-Q400 aircraft out of the West Kootenay Regional Airport. Photo: Betsy Kline

City of Castlegar submits GPS landing procedure for West Kootenay Regional Airport to regulator for approval

RNP procedure would increase landing reliability at the Castlegar airport

Air Canada Express is flying Dash 8-Q400 aircraft out of the West Kootenay Regional Airport. Photo: Betsy Kline
This truck was stolen Saturday night from uptown Castlegar. Photo: Deidre Price Facebook
This truck was stolen Saturday night from uptown Castlegar. Photo: Deidre Price Facebook
Castlegar RE/MAX collected a trailer full of donations for Merritt flooding victims. Photo: RE/MAX

Trailer full of Castlegar donations heads to Merritt flooding victims

Castlegar RE/MAX leads campaign to support flooding victims

Castlegar RE/MAX collected a trailer full of donations for Merritt flooding victims. Photo: RE/MAX
Letters to the editor.

OPINION: Call to convert Castlegar’s short-term rentals to long-term housing

Theresa Negreiff talks about the regional housing shortage

Letters to the editor.
The Castlegar Library’s 2020 giving tree. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar Library collecting new hats, scarves and food for Christmas hampers

Pay your library fees with food for the food bank this month

The Castlegar Library’s 2020 giving tree. Photo: Submitted
Some of the members of the CFD Stachemasters. The team raised $12,730 during Movember. Photo: CFD

Castlegar firefighters place 8th in national Movember challenge

Firefighter toy drive coming up next week

Some of the members of the CFD Stachemasters. The team raised $12,730 during Movember. Photo: CFD
Plans for the new Castlegar Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre building. Image: Cover Architectural Collaborative

Castlegar Chamber launches fundraising campaign for new building

Mercer Celgar has donated $500,000 towards high-tech boardroom

Plans for the new Castlegar Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre building. Image: Cover Architectural Collaborative
Castlegar fire chief Sam Lattanzio at the school after looking for the gas leak in 2019. Photo: John Boivin

Smell of gas detected 3 times in 10 days at Castlegar Primary School

District investigating the cause, teachers’ union concerned

Castlegar fire chief Sam Lattanzio at the school after looking for the gas leak in 2019. Photo: John Boivin
Winners from the 2020 contest. Photo: City of Castlegar

Make Castlegar merry and bright and win prizes

Join the Merry and Bright contest and light up Castlegar

Winners from the 2020 contest. Photo: City of Castlegar
Police seized drugs and weapons from an Ootischenia residence on Nov. 23. Photo: Submitted

Stabbing altercation in Ootischenia results in seizure of drugs, weapons

Two men sustained stabbing injuries in incident early Tuesday morning

Police seized drugs and weapons from an Ootischenia residence on Nov. 23. Photo: Submitted
Photo: Jennifer Small

Castlegar Rebels goalie recognized as KIJHL star of the week

Ethan Lawczynski earned three wins for his hometown against Nelson, Grand Forks and Beaver Valley

Photo: Jennifer Small
About 500 people came to the Cenotaph in Castlegar to commemorate Remembrance Day on Nov. 11. Photos: Betsy Kline

PHOTOS: Castlegar remembers

Highlights and video from Castlegar’s Remembrance Day ceremony

About 500 people came to the Cenotaph in Castlegar to commemorate Remembrance Day on Nov. 11. Photos: Betsy Kline
The Michaud Creek wildfire as it reaches the boundary of the Kutasewich property. Submitted photo

‘I had to do it’: A Castlegar couple’s fight to save their property from wildfires

The Michaud Creek fire devastated the area surrounding the Kutasewich family’s Arrow Lakes property

The Michaud Creek wildfire as it reaches the boundary of the Kutasewich property. Submitted photo
Black Press file photo

West Kootenay rainfall well above average in October

There were 17 days of measurable precipitation in October

Black Press file photo