Betsy Kline

The Urgent and Primary Care Centre is located inside the Castlegar and District Community Health Centre. File photo

Castlegar doctors address misunderstandings about Urgent and Primary Care Centre

‘This is less about the UPCC and more about the issues in primary care as a whole,’ says Dr. Larocque

The Urgent and Primary Care Centre is located inside the Castlegar and District Community Health Centre. File photo
The City of Castlegar has plans for a 12-metre-high castle play structure. Image: Kompan

City of Castlegar planning Canada’s tallest castle playground

The new play structure will be built at Millennium Park

The City of Castlegar has plans for a 12-metre-high castle play structure. Image: Kompan
Castlegar Canada Day 2022. Photo: Jennifer Small

PHOTOS: Castlegar celebrates Canada Day

Canada activities were held in downtown Castlegar

Castlegar Canada Day 2022. Photo: Jennifer Small
The West Kootenay Rebels girls softball team — including five girls and three coaches from Castlegar — brought home the gold from a Kelowna tournament earlier this month. The team fought hard for the victory, battling through four games on the final day of the tournament. Photo: Submitted

West Kootenay girls bring home gold

The West Kootenay Rebels girls softball team won a Kelowna tournament

The West Kootenay Rebels girls softball team — including five girls and three coaches from Castlegar — brought home the gold from a Kelowna tournament earlier this month. The team fought hard for the victory, battling through four games on the final day of the tournament. Photo: Submitted
(L-R) Summer Merwin and Carys Rodgers have gone undefeated in two provincial Bantam Girls Bowling championships. Photo: Betsy Kline

Castlegar youth bowlers go undefeated at provincials — twice

Summer Merwin and Carys Rodgers are now headed to the Youth Bowl Canada National Championships

(L-R) Summer Merwin and Carys Rodgers have gone undefeated in two provincial Bantam Girls Bowling championships. Photo: Betsy Kline
CFD Rescue 1 utilizing its bumper-mounted water turret at a Castlegar wildfire on June 28.PHOTO: CFD

Castlegar Fire Department quickly extinguishes wildfire

The fire broke out near Castleview Care Centre during Tuesday’s windstorm

CFD Rescue 1 utilizing its bumper-mounted water turret at a Castlegar wildfire on June 28.PHOTO: CFD
Representatives from Habitat for Humanity and Interfor gathered at the site of a four-family complex under construction in Castlegar. Photo: Submitted

Interfor donates $40,000 to West Kootenay Habitat for Humanity projects

Projects in Castlegar and Grand Forks to benefit from donation

Representatives from Habitat for Humanity and Interfor gathered at the site of a four-family complex under construction in Castlegar. Photo: Submitted
Photo: Betsy Kline

Castlegar seniors ‘Engaging in Aging’

Local seniors expo brought service providers and seniors together

Photo: Betsy Kline
Aboriginal Day at Pass Creek Park on June 21, 2022. Photo: Betsy Kline

PHOTOS: National Aboriginal Day celebration in Castlegar

The Circle of Indigenous Nations Society hosted a community gathering at Pass Creek Park.

Aboriginal Day at Pass Creek Park on June 21, 2022. Photo: Betsy Kline
This photo shows items seized during an October 2018 police raid of two Castlegar homes. Photo: Castlegar RCMP

Castlegar man sentenced to 3.5 years for drug trafficking

Bradley Morehouse also faces a firearms prohibition

This photo shows items seized during an October 2018 police raid of two Castlegar homes. Photo: Castlegar RCMP
Scales of justice. File photo
Scales of justice. File photo
This year’s Summer Reading Club coordinators are Cole Hoodicoff and Andrew Seredynsky. Photo: Submitted

Registration open for Castlegar library’s summer reading program

Children’s program features, reading, games and crafts

This year’s Summer Reading Club coordinators are Cole Hoodicoff and Andrew Seredynsky. Photo: Submitted
SHSS Grad 2022. Photo: Betsy Kline

PHOTOS: Congrats Castlegar Grads!

Stanley Humphries Secondary School celebrations

SHSS Grad 2022. Photo: Betsy Kline
Castlegar city council and senior staff. Photo: City of Castlegar

Castlegar council pay set to increase after election

Salaries will increase for the next mayor and council

Castlegar city council and senior staff. Photo: City of Castlegar
Jason Mulder with his children.

PHOTOS: A salute to Castlegar dads

Father’s Day photos from our readers

Jason Mulder with his children.
Exempt city staff will be getting a cost of living increase to their compensation. Photo: Kristen Lawson

Castlegar’s exempt city staff to receive 2% pay increase

Cost-of-living increase for exempt staff and volunteer firefighters

Exempt city staff will be getting a cost of living increase to their compensation. Photo: Kristen Lawson
Aboriginal Day celebrations were a socially-distant affair last year at the Circle of Indigenous Nations in Castlegar. This year, a community celebration will be held at Pass Creek Park. Photo: Betsy Kline

Community celebration for Aboriginal Day to be held at Castlegar’s Pass Creek Park

The Circle of Indigenous Nations Society will host the event on June 21

Aboriginal Day celebrations were a socially-distant affair last year at the Circle of Indigenous Nations in Castlegar. This year, a community celebration will be held at Pass Creek Park. Photo: Betsy Kline
The Castlegar and District Community Complex will be getting a new ice arena floor in 2023. Photo: RDCK

Ice arena floor at Castlegar Community Complex to be replaced

RDCK says brine leaks in the 46-year-old floor necessitating the replacement

The Castlegar and District Community Complex will be getting a new ice arena floor in 2023. Photo: RDCK
Stanley Humphries Secondary School will hold grad festivities this weekend. Photo (2017): Betsy Kline

Castlegar grad weekend events

Stanley Humphries Secondary students will be graduating this weekend

Stanley Humphries Secondary School will hold grad festivities this weekend. Photo (2017): Betsy Kline
A Trail man has been charged with sexual interference of a person under 14. (Black Press Media stock photo)

Ex-B.C. sheriff turned Kootenay security company owner charged with sexual assault of a minor

William Trowell, owner of Selkirk Security Systems, was arrested on June 8

A Trail man has been charged with sexual interference of a person under 14. (Black Press Media stock photo)