Betsy Kline

Snow is expected Monday and Tuesday on the Paulson Summit. Photo: DriveBC

Snowfall warning issued for Paulson Summit and Kootenay Pass

Up to 15 cm of snow is expected Monday evening and Tuesday morning

Snow is expected Monday and Tuesday on the Paulson Summit. Photo: DriveBC
Megan Pilla has been recognized by the Royal Lifesaving Society. Photo: Jennifer Small

Castlegar woman recognized for service to Royal Lifesaving Society

Local lifeguard Megan Pilla honoured for hard work and dedication

Megan Pilla has been recognized by the Royal Lifesaving Society. Photo: Jennifer Small
Doukhobor Discovery Centre. Photo: Betsy Kline
Doukhobor Discovery Centre. Photo: Betsy Kline
Search and Rescue Sunfest Parade. Photo: Betsy Kline

PHOTOS: Castlegar Sunfest makes a splash

Highlights from the weekend festivities

Search and Rescue Sunfest Parade. Photo: Betsy Kline
Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital. Photo: Times file

One death associated with COVID-19 outbreak at Trail hospital

The outbreak has now been declared over

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital. Photo: Times file
Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia Janet Austin toured the Doukhobor Discovery Centre on June 3. Photo: Betsy Kline

Lt. Governor includes Castlegar in Kootenay visit

Her Honour Janet Austin visited the Doukhobor Discovery Centre and the Southeast Fire Centre

Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia Janet Austin toured the Doukhobor Discovery Centre on June 3. Photo: Betsy Kline
The newly-crowned Miss Castlegar royalty took center stage during the Sunfest Parade Saturday. (Betsy Kline/Castlegar News)

Castlegar Sunfest Schedule 2022

Find out what’s happening at Sunfest this weekend

The newly-crowned Miss Castlegar royalty took center stage during the Sunfest Parade Saturday. (Betsy Kline/Castlegar News)
Doukhobors gathered in Grand Forks and Brilliant for the 75th Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ Annual Union of Youth Festival over the Victoria Day weekend. Photos: Jennifer Small

PHOTOS: Doukhobors celebrate 75 Years of coming together in peace, brotherhood and song

75th Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ Annual Union of Youth Festival

Doukhobors gathered in Grand Forks and Brilliant for the 75th Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ Annual Union of Youth Festival over the Victoria Day weekend. Photos: Jennifer Small
Sandi McCreight is this year’s Castlegar Citizen of the Year. Photo: Betsy Kline

Castlegar seniors advocate Sandi McCreight named Citizen of the Year

Sandi McCreight is the founder of Project IRIS

Sandi McCreight is this year’s Castlegar Citizen of the Year. Photo: Betsy Kline
School District 20 superintendent Katherine Shearer (L) joined Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy to observe school children enjoying the playground at Twin Rivers/Castlegar Primary School on May 27. Photo: Betsy Kline

MLA Katrine Conroy visits Castlegar playground to highlight provincial funding

The provincial government has helped to fund six West Kootenay playgrounds

School District 20 superintendent Katherine Shearer (L) joined Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy to observe school children enjoying the playground at Twin Rivers/Castlegar Primary School on May 27. Photo: Betsy Kline
Stanley Humphries Secondary School will host a Community Connections Fair. File photo

Castlegar high school hosting Community Connections Fair

The event takes place at Stanley Humphries Secondary School on Thursday, June 2

Stanley Humphries Secondary School will host a Community Connections Fair. File photo
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