Chris Stedile

Local organizations request council support

The Blueberry Creek Community School council and the Community Foundation of Castlegar & District approached council to ask for support.

Tis’ the season. The fire department paired with A&W yet again this year to bring Christmas to those less fortunate.

Toy drive brings Christmas cheer once again

The annual toy drive hosted by Castlegar’s fire department and A&W has once again brought in many toys for families in need.

Tis’ the season. The fire department paired with A&W yet again this year to bring Christmas to those less fortunate.
October 26 was the last time Golden and Castlegar played. The Rebels defeated the Rockets 6-5 in overtime.

Rebels took to the road this weekend, earning a split

This weekend the Castlegar Rebels took on the Golden Rockets and Columbia Valley Rockies.

October 26 was the last time Golden and Castlegar played. The Rebels defeated the Rockets 6-5 in overtime.
Workers from several unions joined CUPE 2262 on the picket line outside city hall Friday afternoon. Pictured in green in the middle is CUPE 2262 president Leford Lafayette.

Huge show of support for CUPE Friday afternoon.

CUPE 2262 received extra support from several unions on their picket line December 12.

Workers from several unions joined CUPE 2262 on the picket line outside city hall Friday afternoon. Pictured in green in the middle is CUPE 2262 president Leford Lafayette.
The pouring of the cement for the new St. Rita’s church began early Tuesday morning.

Church reconstruction begins

Knights of Columbus raise money for interior, nativity display

The pouring of the cement for the new St. Rita’s church began early Tuesday morning.
The new trustees showed strong participation at the inaugural meeting. From left to right: Teri Ferworn

Student enrollment remains an issue for SD 20

Student enrollment is down by 85 students since this time last year.

The new trustees showed strong participation at the inaugural meeting. From left to right: Teri Ferworn
The Rebels could not keep up with the Beaver Valley Nighthawks Wednesday night as they lost 9-3.

Nighthawks defeat Rebels Wednesday night

The Beaver Valley Nighthawks defeated the Castlegar Rebels 9-3 at the Castlegar Complex, Wednesday 7 p.m.

The Rebels could not keep up with the Beaver Valley Nighthawks Wednesday night as they lost 9-3.
Members of the Hospital Auxiliary

Light Up 2014 is a success

Over $11, 000 raised for health equipment

Members of the Hospital Auxiliary
Support came from all over on Friday

Strikers receive backup

Members of several unions showed their support for CUPE 2262 at a rally on Friday.

Support came from all over on Friday
Ian Mosby has recently published a new book called Food Will Win the War: The Politics

Nutrition, science and controversy

Castlegar’s Ian Mosby releases new book, 'Food Will Win the War: The Politics, Culture and Science of Food on Canada’s Home Front.'

Ian Mosby has recently published a new book called Food Will Win the War: The Politics
The Crescent Valley fire department offers words of grieving and condolences to all who knew Zarchikoff.

Funeral service held for Crescent Valley firefighter

People from all over the Kootenays came together Saturday morning to pay their respects to Crescent Valley firefighter Kyle Zarchikoff.

The Crescent Valley fire department offers words of grieving and condolences to all who knew Zarchikoff.

CUPE 2262 Strike Update

No agreement yet, as the strike heads into second month.

The WK Bantam Wildcats won the Tier 1 Division in the Haley Wickenheiser World Hockey Festival in Calgary Nov 28-30.

Updated: Kootenay girls succeed at World Hockey Festival

The WK Bantam Wildcats emerge victorious from the Haley Wickenheiser World Hockey Festival in Calgary.

The WK Bantam Wildcats won the Tier 1 Division in the Haley Wickenheiser World Hockey Festival in Calgary Nov 28-30.
Mayor Lawrence Chernoff shakes hands with Judge Ronald Fabrro after giving his oath of office.

New council sworn in

Mayor, councillors to serve for four years

Mayor Lawrence Chernoff shakes hands with Judge Ronald Fabrro after giving his oath of office.
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Flowers fund 2015 Dry Grad

SHSS grad class raises over $12 000 dollars from flowers

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Julie Kalesnikoff beside one of the two trees set up at the Castlegar District and Public Library. Donations are being accepted until December 18.

Giving Trees shaping up to be a huge success

District Library is accepting donations for those in need

Julie Kalesnikoff beside one of the two trees set up at the Castlegar District and Public Library. Donations are being accepted until December 18.

Local groups aim to keep Christmas cheer alive and well

Everyone is invited to celebrate Christmas in the park.

Rebels goalie

Rebels emerge victorious from Friday night’s battle

Rebels pull through for an overtime win against the Nelson Leafs.

Rebels goalie
Lisa Nicole will be performing her biggest show yet

Real country living comes to Charles Bailey

New year, new adventure for local country star, Lisa Nicole.

Lisa Nicole will be performing her biggest show yet