Craig Lindsay

SHSS junior girls (in yellow) swarm around the J.L. Crowe player as she attempts to shoot during Thursday's game in Castlegar.

Crowe sneaks past SHSS in junior basketball

The J.L. Crowe junior girls basketball team were able to beat Stanley Humphries 28-24 at SHSS using strong pressure defence.

SHSS junior girls (in yellow) swarm around the J.L. Crowe player as she attempts to shoot during Thursday's game in Castlegar.
Castlegar Bantam Rebels

Castlegar minor hockey week kicks off with outdoor game

Castlegar minor hockey week runs Jan. 14 - 22 and features all the local teams involved in various events.

Castlegar Bantam Rebels
School District 20 superintendent Greg Luterbach addresses the crowd of about 170 people at Twin Rivers Elementary gym to discuss the possible closure of Castlegar Primary School.

Close to 200 show up to public forum regarding possible Castlegar Primary closure – with photo gallery

close to 200 did show up to show their displeasure with the possibility of the school board closing Castlegar Primary School.

School District 20 superintendent Greg Luterbach addresses the crowd of about 170 people at Twin Rivers Elementary gym to discuss the possible closure of Castlegar Primary School.
SHSS guard Rebecca Liszt shoots a free throw against Nelson's L.V. Rogers during Wednesday's game at SHSS.

SH girls win overtime thriller over LVR

The Stanley Humphries Secondary School junior girls basketball team won an exciting overtime game against their Nelson rivals

SHSS guard Rebecca Liszt shoots a free throw against Nelson's L.V. Rogers during Wednesday's game at SHSS.
Jim Brockmeyer from Bluestem Nursery gave a presentation on willows for the Castlegar Garden Club on Wednesday at the complex.

Castlegar Garden Club speaker discusses willows

On Wednesday (Jan. 16), Jim Brockmeyer of Bluestem Nursery gave a presentation and slideshow called Willows

Jim Brockmeyer from Bluestem Nursery gave a presentation on willows for the Castlegar Garden Club on Wednesday at the complex.
Brian and Julie and their children Noah and Aryana were the first family to dine at the new Thirsty Duck family side of the restuarant.

Thirsty Duck opens restaurant up to all ages

The Thirsty Duck Restaurant and Pub in Castlegar is now open for kids and families.

Brian and Julie and their children Noah and Aryana were the first family to dine at the new Thirsty Duck family side of the restuarant.

Interior Health warns to be vigilant against the flu

Medical health officer from IHA talks about the latest influenza strain and how to avoid it.

Roy Has Fire is (top) James Villa

Castlegar band makes contest top 10

Roy Has Fire had made it to the top 10 of the BC Best Teen Band contest and needs your vote to advance.

Roy Has Fire is (top) James Villa
The Castlegar Community Complex held a ceremony on Tuesday to recognize members of its new Golden Guest program. Above

Golden Guests honoured at Castlegar Rec Complex

Castlegar Recreation Complex honoured their Golden Guests tuesday with a short ceremony followed by a cake cutting by the mayor.

The Castlegar Community Complex held a ceremony on Tuesday to recognize members of its new Golden Guest program. Above
Bjorn Morris of the SHSS Bulldogs reaches for the rebound against LVR's McLain Sodevedold

LVR beats SHSS in senior hoops action 62-49

The L.V. Rogers Bombers from Nelson had a strong game and defeated Stanley Humphries Bulldogs in senior boys basketball action.

Bjorn Morris of the SHSS Bulldogs reaches for the rebound against LVR's McLain Sodevedold

Dental surgery doesn’t stop Rocker from attending tournament

The Stanley Humphries Secondary School junior girls basketball team recently played in a prestigious tournament in Penticton.

Clarke Morris of the SHSS junior boys team drives to the hoop against LVR's Avery Kushner during Thursday's game.

SHSS junior boys hoopsters off to good start

With plenty of new faces and lots to learn, coach Mike Lynn is pleased with a two and two start for the SHSS junior Bulldogs.

Clarke Morris of the SHSS junior boys team drives to the hoop against LVR's Avery Kushner during Thursday's game.
Castlegar Primary School parents and students were out in force in May at a rally to save the school.

Castlegar Primary PAC president speaks out in advance of public forum about school closure

With the vote for the closure of Castlegar Primary coming in February, the PAC president talks to us about the upcoming public forum

Castlegar Primary School parents and students were out in force in May at a rally to save the school.
Rebel forward Diego Bartlett (#12) waits in front of the net for a pass from teammate Jamie Vlanich against Nelson.

Bartlett scores winning goal for Trail Smokies in win over Vernon

Rebel forward Diego Bartlett was called up recently to play for Junior A Trail in Vernon and ended getting two key goals

Rebel forward Diego Bartlett (#12) waits in front of the net for a pass from teammate Jamie Vlanich against Nelson.
Rebel forward Diego Bartlett (#12) waits in front of the net for a pass from teammate Jamie Vlanich against Nelson.

Bartlett hat-trick leads Rebels to win over Grand Forks

The Castlegar Rebels crushed the Grand Forks Border Bruins 11-0 on Thursday night in GF

Rebel forward Diego Bartlett (#12) waits in front of the net for a pass from teammate Jamie Vlanich against Nelson.
Fraser East (far right)

WaCanId Bike Ride organizers presents cheque to Rotary club

Fraser East, co-ordinator of the WaCanID Bike Ride, was at the Castlegar Sunrise 2000 Rotary Club on Thursday (Jan. 10) morning

Fraser East (far right)
A dispute between the owners of Wests Dept. Store and the Element Club (at right) about damaged windows has yet to be resolved.

No resolution yet for businesses

There has been no agreement made between the owners of West Dept. Store and the Element regarding vandalism at West.

A dispute between the owners of Wests Dept. Store and the Element Club (at right) about damaged windows has yet to be resolved.
Norm McCarvell (left)

Rotary couple receive prestigious Paul Harris award

Norm McCarvell (left), assistant district governor, presented Rotary Club members Elaine and Ron Ross with Paul Harris awards

Norm McCarvell (left)
Robson cub/scouts on Jan. 7: Back row

Scouting surviving in Robson

The numbers may be down but not the enthusiasm for the Scouts/Cubs on hand for the regular get-together Jan. 7 at Robson Hall.

Robson cub/scouts on Jan. 7: Back row
Alyssa Christianson of the Stanley Humphries Bulldog stop the Rossland player on the way to the hoop in Friday's game in the J.L. Crowe tournament in Trail.

SHSS hoopsters take on province’s best in Penticton

The Stanley Humphries Secondary junior girls basketball team will be traveling to the south Okanagan this weekend

Alyssa Christianson of the Stanley Humphries Bulldog stop the Rossland player on the way to the hoop in Friday's game in the J.L. Crowe tournament in Trail.