Trevor Crawley

Winston Blackmore (left) and James Oler (right) are currently serving six-month and three-months house arrest, respectively, for polygamy convictions.

Convicted Bountiful polygamists unrepentant: court documents

Two Mormon fundamentalists told probation officers they feel no remorse for multiple marriages

Winston Blackmore (left) and James Oler (right) are currently serving six-month and three-months house arrest, respectively, for polygamy convictions.
Cranbrook eyes lands for future growth

Cranbrook eyes lands for future growth

Staff report outlines 8,000 hectares of land that could be included for future boundary expansion

Cranbrook eyes lands for future growth
Forecasted strong winds prompt weather warning

Forecasted strong winds prompt weather warning

Environment Canada predicting strong winds on Friday afternoon and evening throughout B.C. Interior.

Forecasted strong winds prompt weather warning
Kootenay politicians slam Greyhound route cuts

Kootenay politicians slam Greyhound route cuts

MP Wayne Stetski, MLA Tom Shypitka say service cuts will hurt rural connectivity

Kootenay politicians slam Greyhound route cuts
RDEK opposes proposed Retallack recreation tenure

RDEK opposes proposed Retallack recreation tenure

Board concerned with impacts on wildlife from helicopter flights, increased backcountry traffic.

RDEK opposes proposed Retallack recreation tenure
Dave Podmoroff will be cycling across Canada starting from Vancouver on July 7.

B.C. man cycling across Canada

Dave Podmoroff raising money and awareness for men’s health and mental health issues.

Dave Podmoroff will be cycling across Canada starting from Vancouver on July 7.
Jumbo resort court ruling could take months

Jumbo resort court ruling could take months

Judge mulling ‘substantially started’ decision that halted construction for proposed ski resort.

Jumbo resort court ruling could take months
Winston Blackmore (left) and James Oler (right) were sentenced on separate charges of polygamy this week in Cranbrook Supreme Court.

ANALYSIS: Questions remain following polygamy sentencing

The first polygamy prosecution in over 100 years ended in Cranbrook Supreme Court this week

Winston Blackmore (left) and James Oler (right) were sentenced on separate charges of polygamy this week in Cranbrook Supreme Court.
UPDATED: B.C. polygamous leaders sentenced to house arrest

UPDATED: B.C. polygamous leaders sentenced to house arrest

Winston Blackmore and James Oler were found guilty of practicing polygamy last year

UPDATED: B.C. polygamous leaders sentenced to house arrest
Developer seeks to overturn Jumbo resort decision

Developer seeks to overturn Jumbo resort decision

Glacier Resort Ltd seeks to quash ‘not substantially started’ ruling from former cabinet minister

Developer seeks to overturn Jumbo resort decision
Dean Christopher Roberts during his trial in Nelson in 1995. Townsman file photo.

Judge dismisses DNA request in Cranbrook triple murder case

Dean Christopher Roberts must appeal directly to the federal Minister of Justice, reads ruling.

Dean Christopher Roberts during his trial in Nelson in 1995. Townsman file photo.
Remote wildfire burning near Canal Flats

Remote wildfire burning near Canal Flats

BC Wildfire Service crews tackling seven-hectare blaze with 21 personnel.

Remote wildfire burning near Canal Flats
UPDATED: Alleged bomb threat not substantiated, say police

UPDATED: Alleged bomb threat not substantiated, say police

Multiple RCMP cruisers, officers investigate incident at Cranbrook Dodge on Friday.

UPDATED: Alleged bomb threat not substantiated, say police
Region under severe thunderstorm watch

Region under severe thunderstorm watch

Environment Canada says conditions ripe for thunderstorms, rain and wind gusts.

Region under severe thunderstorm watch
Rendering provided by Golden Life Management.

New seniors care facility officially announced

Golden Life Management will operate Kootenay Street Village, which features 97 units.

Rendering provided by Golden Life Management.
The new permanent MRI unit is now in operation at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital.

Permanent MRI unit operational at Cranbrook hospital

New MRI replaces mobile unit and will double testing capacity for East Kootenay patients.

The new permanent MRI unit is now in operation at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital.
Jeffry Todd Taylor and Leanne MacFarlane. File photo                                Jeffry Todd Taylor and Leanne MacFarlane. (File photo)

Arrests made in 2010 case of innocent couple killed

Arrests made in case of innocent couple killed in a case of mistaken identity, say police

Jeffry Todd Taylor and Leanne MacFarlane. File photo                                Jeffry Todd Taylor and Leanne MacFarlane. (File photo)
VIDEO: Conservation group buys Kootenay farm to protect grizzlies, elk, trout

VIDEO: Conservation group buys Kootenay farm to protect grizzlies, elk, trout

Nature Conservancy of Canada brings 43 hectares near Morrissey Meadows into conservation fold

VIDEO: Conservation group buys Kootenay farm to protect grizzlies, elk, trout
The provincial government is putting out the call for applications for off-road vehicle trail construction and maintenance.

Funding grants available for off-road trail building

B.C.-based organizations can request up to $25,000 for new or upgraded off-road vehicle trails

The provincial government is putting out the call for applications for off-road vehicle trail construction and maintenance.
The Southeast Fire Centre has banned open burning across the Kootenays effective Friday, June 8.

Southeast Fire Centre bans open burning in Kootenays

Category 3 fires to be prohibited effective Friday, June 8.

The Southeast Fire Centre has banned open burning across the Kootenays effective Friday, June 8.