Castlegar News Staff

Former BC Lion Angus Reid, seen here at the National Philanthropy Day lunch in Abbotsford in 2020, will be speaking in Castlegar this week. Photo: Black Press

Be More Than a Bystander presentation takes place in Castlegar Oct. 6

Former BC Lion Angus Reid will be speaking about sexual violence, harassment and bullying.

Former BC Lion Angus Reid, seen here at the National Philanthropy Day lunch in Abbotsford in 2020, will be speaking in Castlegar this week. Photo: Black Press
Brian Bogle

Q&A with Castlegar council candiate Brian Bogle

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Brian Bogle
Cherryl MacLeod

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Cherryl MacLeod

Find out about the seven candidates are running for Castlegar City Council

Cherryl MacLeod
Darcy Bell

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Darcy Bell

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Darcy Bell
Florio Vassilakakis

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Florio Vassilakakis

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Florio Vassilakakis
Shirley Falstead

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Shirley Falstead

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Shirley Falstead
Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff

Q&A with Castlegar council candidate Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff

Find out about the seven candidates are running for Castlegar City Council

Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff
Sandy Bojechko

Q&A with council candidate Sandy Bojechko

Find out about the seven candidates running for Castlegar City Council

Sandy Bojechko
Kim Tassone is running for Area J director in RDCK. Photo: Submitted

Q&A with RDCK candidate Kim Tassone

Kim Tassone and Henny Hanegraaf are running for the Area J director’s seat

Kim Tassone is running for Area J director in RDCK. Photo: Submitted
The Pass Creek Fall Fair had another successful year filled with activities, displays, races, motocross shows, entertainment, vendors and rides. Photos: Jennifer Small

PHOTOS: Fun at the Pass Creek Fall Fair

Crowds gather for 3oth annual fair

The Pass Creek Fall Fair had another successful year filled with activities, displays, races, motocross shows, entertainment, vendors and rides. Photos: Jennifer Small
A boil water notice was issued for West Robson Water System users. (File image)

RDCK issues boil water notice for West Robson water system

About 110 connections are affected

A boil water notice was issued for West Robson Water System users. (File image)
Games participants pose for a photo with the torch Sept. 16 during the Rock the Roundhouse party celebrating the successful Greater Victoria 2022 55+ BC Games and officially passing the flag on to the 2023 host city, Abbotsford. Photo: Justin Samanski-Langille

Castlegar athletes earn medals at 55+ games

The 55+ BC Seniors Games took place last week

Games participants pose for a photo with the torch Sept. 16 during the Rock the Roundhouse party celebrating the successful Greater Victoria 2022 55+ BC Games and officially passing the flag on to the 2023 host city, Abbotsford. Photo: Justin Samanski-Langille
A portion of Columbia Avenue will be closed Sept. 21. File photo

Columbia Ave. to close overnight Sept. 21 for railway crossing repairs

Repairs to 17th Street crossing will close the road for 12 hours

A portion of Columbia Avenue will be closed Sept. 21. File photo
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Black Press file photo

RCMP investigating attempted murder after Montrose explosion leaves man with life-threatening injuries

Man left with life-threatening injuries — RCMP bomb and forensics teams assisting in investigation

Black Press file photo
(Black Press Media file)

Castlegar area sees only 21% of normal rain in August

Hot and dry August reported from weather station at Castlegar airport

(Black Press Media file)
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UPDATE: More Castlegar candidates join the race as deadline approaches

Several council candidates and two mayoral candidate have stepped forward ahead of the deadline

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An illustration on how Castlegar’s new signs will look (L-R) during the day, from the back, and when illuminated at night. Image: City of Castlegar

Lost in Castlegar? City installing new wayfinding signs

The city is adding 12 signs along Columbia Avenue

An illustration on how Castlegar’s new signs will look (L-R) during the day, from the back, and when illuminated at night. Image: City of Castlegar
Nanaimo RCMP say a firearm allegedly used in a shooting Monday, Aug. 2, has been found and a suspect charged with attempted murder remains in custody. 
(News Bulletin file photo)

Castlegar man killed by tree at Rossland golf course

A 100-foot tall tree struck a Castlegar man

Nanaimo RCMP say a firearm allegedly used in a shooting Monday, Aug. 2, has been found and a suspect charged with attempted murder remains in custody. 
(News Bulletin file photo)
Hot and dry July in Castlegar. (Shutterstock)

Three Castlegar temperature records set in last week of July

July weather summary — hot and dry

Hot and dry July in Castlegar. (Shutterstock)