Chris Stedile

Several of those in attendance for Monday’s meeting. From left to right - Blake Richards

Newly implemented room tax is already paying off

Tourism advocates seek to bolster Castlegar’s visitor numbers

Several of those in attendance for Monday’s meeting. From left to right - Blake Richards
The KBRH may be getting a second access road in the future.
The KBRH may be getting a second access road in the future.
Despite outshooting the Braves 44-40

Rebels and Braves split series

Rebels eek out first win on the road, but collapse at home.

Despite outshooting the Braves 44-40
Two bobcat attacks occurred Wednesday evening.

Bobcat attacks local pets

Two bobcat attacks occured Wednesday evening.

Two bobcat attacks occurred Wednesday evening.
The KBRH may be getting a second access road in the future.

Castlegar Council to discuss Trail’s KBRH grant request

The City of Trail has requested backing for a second access road to KBRH.

The KBRH may be getting a second access road in the future.
Rebecca Vassilakakis watches her team play in 2011

Coach joins Winter Games again

Rebecca Vassilakakis will represent Squash BC for a third time

Rebecca Vassilakakis watches her team play in 2011
Nominations have opened for Kraft Hockeyville 2015.

Castlegar gears up for Hockeyville

For the next few weeks Castlegar aims to be all about hockey. Get your nominations in at khv2015.com.

Nominations have opened for Kraft Hockeyville 2015.
The construction of the new multi-use facility at Millennium Parks should be underway this spring.

Millennium Park additions coming soon

Construction of a new multi-use facility is scheduled to begin in March.

The construction of the new multi-use facility at Millennium Parks should be underway this spring.
Nominations have opened for Kraft Hockeyville 2015.

Hockeyville is open for voting

Will Castlegar become the next Hockeyville for 2015?

Nominations have opened for Kraft Hockeyville 2015.
Cole Stanbra performs a number from the musical Jersey Boys at the Royal Opera House Muscat in Oman.

From Castlegar to Broadway

Cole Stanbra returns from his most intense performances yet.

Cole Stanbra performs a number from the musical Jersey Boys at the Royal Opera House Muscat in Oman.
Despite the cold weather

Bonfire takes place at fire hall

The Ootischenia fire hall was aglow with flickering flames and warm spirits, Saturday night.

Despite the cold weather
The hostages are led to the ‘plane’ during the exercise on New Year’s Eve.

Emergency responders put to the test

Castlegar airport was host to a ‘hijacking’ before the New Year commenced.

The hostages are led to the ‘plane’ during the exercise on New Year’s Eve.
The Rebels have not been able to defeat the Nitehawks in three attempts this month.

Rebels fall to Hawks again

The Nitehawks won against the Castlegar Rebels last night. The final tally was 5-3.

The Rebels have not been able to defeat the Nitehawks in three attempts this month.
CUPE 2262 awaits a response from the City in regards to the new proposed deal.

Union waiting on City

CUPE 2262 has signed an agreement to end the strike, but is waiting on council to agree.

CUPE 2262 awaits a response from the City in regards to the new proposed deal.
The fourth and final goal scored by the Beaver Valley Nitehawks sealed the deal Friday night. The Hawks won 4-3 over the Rebels.

Rebels lose to Hawks again

The Beaver Valley Nitehawks beat out the Castlegar Rebels 4-3 on Friday night.

The fourth and final goal scored by the Beaver Valley Nitehawks sealed the deal Friday night. The Hawks won 4-3 over the Rebels.
Rosa Jordan has authored several books on Cuba and it’s people

Local author heats things up with a taste of Cuba

Rosa Jordan gave a reading of her newest fiction book at Cafe Books, Friday, December 12.

Rosa Jordan has authored several books on Cuba and it’s people
Retired firefighter Bill Gyurkovits presents one $500 dollar cheque to Castlegar and District Community Services Executive Director

Toy Drive profits donated to locals

The West Kootenay Toy Drive has chosen to keep all profits within Castlegar.

Retired firefighter Bill Gyurkovits presents one $500 dollar cheque to Castlegar and District Community Services Executive Director
Suspicious activity led to Castlegar Safeway being evacuated and blocked off on Thursday afternoon.

Suspicious activity reported at Safeway

Castlegar Safeway has been evacuated due to 'suspicious activity.'

Suspicious activity led to Castlegar Safeway being evacuated and blocked off on Thursday afternoon.
City of Castlegar

City to resume talks with CUPE

The City of Castlegar has decided to continue mediated talks with striking, CUPE 2262.

City of Castlegar
Castlegar resident Meagan Salekin was among many who took the microphone to question the council on strike matters.

City strike lingers on

Tempers flared and emotions came through at Monday night’s council meeting.

Castlegar resident Meagan Salekin was among many who took the microphone to question the council on strike matters.