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Castlegar Rotary Club loses $40,000 in revenue from COVID-19 crisis

The club has had to change much of its operations during the crisis

Two new fires burning in the Arrow Lakes Region

One of the fires is burning approximately 30 kilometres northwest of Castlegar

Single-vehicle crash in Ootischenia sends driver to hospital

The crash occurred on Aug. 8 along Aaron Road

All Mercer Celgar workers in Castlegar return to work

At least 215 of the workers were laid off during a temporary mill shutdown in July

Structures not threatened by wildfires burning in the Arrow and Kootenay Lakes region

Official says more lightning-caused fires could occur in region over next 36 hours

West Kootenay region experiences drier-than-normal July: Report

The region only received around 57% of its normal precipitation during the month

Kootenay Gallery of Art set to reopen to the public

The public will be able to enjoy artwork at the Castlegar facility again on Aug. 6

Motorcyclist injured in Highway 3A crash

Flaggers were at Playmor Junction redirecting traffic around the crash scene on Saturday

Family safe after natural gas leak in Castlegar house

Castlegar Fire Department members and Fortis BC member attended incident last Friday

Arrow Dance Studio dancers take home eight awards during recent exam

The Castlegar dancers took the exams through online video due to the COVID-19 crisis

City of Castlegar and plant society hold talks to save camas at Millennium Park

Society says numerous camas could be destroyed if city builds playground in the park

Bear sow and two cubs destroyed in Rossland

The bears had recently been breaking into vehicles in the city in search of food

Two Castlegar firefighters honoured with nationally-recognized certification

David Blancher and Bart Fyffe have been working for at least three years to achieve certification

Three people uninjured following single-vehicle crash along Highway 6

The accident occurred at around 6 a.m. on July 18

Only one of three cabins open this summer in Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park

Kokanee Glacier Cabin opened to the public on July 17

City of Castlegar opens ponds at Millennium Park

The opening of the pools were delayed this year due to flooding

New recycling initiatives launch at Return-It Depot in Castlegar

Staff said initiatives will help to recycle more items

Archive and research project at Doukhobor Discovery Centre coming to fruition

Up to 2,000 items will be able to be archived at facility when project is finished

Kootenay Gallery of Art set to launch virtual store on July 16

The store will feature up to 400 items from 20 regional artists