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At least 15 people were interviewed to make the film. (City of Castlegar photo)

City of Castlegar releases Canada Day video

The video showcases the city’s people, geography and stories

At least 15 people were interviewed to make the film. (City of Castlegar photo)
Three vehicles were damaged when the screen at the old Sunset drive-in theatre toppled. Photo: Ken Ascough

Drive-in movie theatre screen blown down in Ootischenia

The old Sunset Drive-in screen blew down during a windstorm last Saturday

Three vehicles were damaged when the screen at the old Sunset drive-in theatre toppled. Photo: Ken Ascough
The video can now be viewed on Youtube. Red Mountain Resort photo

Stacked Films finishes video for Rossland Seven Summits grads

The Castlegar-based company spent hours filming the grad ceremony on June 18

The video can now be viewed on Youtube. Red Mountain Resort photo
Five photos are still needed to complete a sign to be placed by the Castlegar Skatepark’s kiosk. File photo

Photos wanted for new Castlegar Skatepark sign

The photo submission deadline is quickly approaching on June 29

Five photos are still needed to complete a sign to be placed by the Castlegar Skatepark’s kiosk. File photo
Only 50 people will be allowed in each theatre when Kootenay Centre Cinemas reopens this week. Photo: Betsy Kline

Kootenay Centre Cinemas set to reopen to public

The theatre will be operating at reduced capacity to mitigate threat of COVID-19

Only 50 people will be allowed in each theatre when Kootenay Centre Cinemas reopens this week. Photo: Betsy Kline
West Kootenay residents can finally relax again at local hot springs. File photo

West Kootenay hot springs begin to open up with reduced capacity

At least two hot springs will be open by the end of June

West Kootenay residents can finally relax again at local hot springs. File photo
Search crews found the body of a woman around the Kaslo River last week. Photo submitted

SAR crews find woman’s body around Kaslo River

The woman was on a motorcycle when it plunged into the river on June 21

Search crews found the body of a woman around the Kaslo River last week. Photo submitted
(File photo)

Woman presumed drowned in Kaslo River after motorcycle accident

The incident occurred along Highway 31A on June 21

(File photo)
The road could be closed for up to two years. (John Matthews photo)

Access road to Idaho Peak closed due to slide

Sandon resident said the road could be closed for up to two years

The road could be closed for up to two years. (John Matthews photo)
The bears have been spotted multiple times along the trail. (Columbia and Western Facebook photo)

Hikers, cyclists asked to avoid section of Columbia and Western Trail after three bears spotted

The bears have been spotted multiple times near the Castlegar pumphouse gate

The bears have been spotted multiple times along the trail. (Columbia and Western Facebook photo)
Castlegar City Hall will soon reopen to the public. File photo

Castlegar City Hall to reopen to public on June 29

The city said the facility will look slightly different with health protocols in place

Castlegar City Hall will soon reopen to the public. File photo
Castlegar residents have until June 26 to submit their material for the video. File photo

City of Castlegar asks residents to submit photos or videos for Canada Day video

Local company Stacked Films will make the video with the submitted material

Castlegar residents have until June 26 to submit their material for the video. File photo
Surveillance footage captured the vandal damaging one of the vehicles at around 2:52 a.m on June 14. (Nakusp RCMP photo)

Nakusp RCMP seek suspect who damaged police vehicle

A RCMP vehicle was also damaged in the incident

Surveillance footage captured the vandal damaging one of the vehicles at around 2:52 a.m on June 14. (Nakusp RCMP photo)
RCMP are seeking the public’s help in identifying person(s) involve with damaging a septic truck in Castlegar. (File photo)

Castlegar RCMP seek information regarding vandalized septic truck

The incident occurred between May 9 and 30 in the city

RCMP are seeking the public’s help in identifying person(s) involve with damaging a septic truck in Castlegar. (File photo)
WildSafeBC says pet owners should be careful after a pack of coyotes was spotted near the recreation complex. File photo

WildSafeBC asks pet owners to be vigilant after coyotes spotted in Castlegar

The coyotes were recently spotted behind the city’s recreation complex

WildSafeBC says pet owners should be careful after a pack of coyotes was spotted near the recreation complex. File photo
A proposed recreational area would be located around the Kaslo River and Lyle Creek area. Image: Government of BC

Public consultation process set to close for proposed recreational area near New Denver

The area would consist of ski touring and mountain biking trails for users

A proposed recreational area would be located around the Kaslo River and Lyle Creek area. Image: Government of BC
A proposed playground in Castlegar could destroy camas, a local group says. Photo: Kootenay Native Plant Society

Petition asks City of Castlegar not to build playground in camas-sensitive area

The city plans to build the playground at Millennium Park

A proposed playground in Castlegar could destroy camas, a local group says. Photo: Kootenay Native Plant Society
The water restrictions will last until September 15. File photo

Water restrictions set to take place in Castlegar area on June 15

Blueberry and Lucas Road residents are included in the water restrictions

The water restrictions will last until September 15. File photo
Enrollment levels are expected to remain the same during the month of June. Fred Nock photo

38% of students returned to class in School District 20

Board chairperson said reopening of playgrounds has helped to reduce student anxiety

Enrollment levels are expected to remain the same during the month of June. Fred Nock photo
The Black Lives Matter solidarity event is scheduled to occur on Saturday, June 13 (Michael Rodriguez photo)

Black Lives Matter solidarity event planned in Castlegar

Similar rallies have already been held across the Interior

The Black Lives Matter solidarity event is scheduled to occur on Saturday, June 13 (Michael Rodriguez photo)