John Boivin

Renata area fires prompt evacuation alert

Fires started last weekend

Fires near Rossland, Grand Forks prompt evacuation alerts

RDKB issues alerts to more than 50 properties for two separate fires

Sunday update: dozens of new fires discovered yesterday in West, East Kootenay

Weather front moving through area sparks fires including in Syringa Provincial Park and Valhalla.

Program to help Castlegar homeless will continue

CBT funds outreach, support project by local agency

Report to summarize failed Castlegar rec referendum

Recreation staff will draw up a report on why a referendum to…

Fortis breaks new energy records

Consumption spikes as residents try to keep cool

Salmo-area homes put on fire evac alert

Active fire at Sheep Creek prompts alert

Summer day on the Slocan River

Slocan River busy with tubers on B.C. Day long weekend

Saudi-Canada spat won’t affect Selkirk College

No students from kingdom currently attending Kootenay campuses

Destination Castlegar video gets big hits

Thousands view video highlighting local attractions since release

Kootenays bake, but fires under control

Minor fires hit quickly by fire and emergency crews

YRB wins road contract for West Kootenay-Boundary

Ministry promising faster cleanup of roads after snow storms

One dead, one injured in motorcycle accident southwest of Nakusp

Police investigating why rider lost control

Robson house fire quickly doused

Three departments respond to call

Castlegar child’s song recognized

Abigail Graham received honourable mention in international event

Winning ticket sold in Rossland/Trail

Unclaimed ticket belongs to mystery winner in West Kootenay.

Ootischenia garage proposal withdrawn

Residents opposed light industrial project in their neighbourhood

Rossland farmers chilled by changing bear behaviour

Happy Valley livestock owners say bears are fearless, killing their animals

New saw for Robson fire crew

Castlegar Hospital Auxilliary donation helps replace old emergency cutter

‘Farm the Kootenays’ creates supportive community

Helping hobbyists and serious producers alike, the Facebook group has grown to nearly 12,000 members