Community

Lottery will help save children’s lives

Each ticket gets you a chance to win a lot of money, while helping a lot of kids

Taking on the challenge to combat homelessness

A friendly fundraising competition amongst the communities has broken out.

  • Feb 8th, 2018

International culture on display in Castlegar

The Castlegar Refugee Project held its International Culture Festival on Monday.

U.S. scholar to speak at Selkirk College

Historian and author Mark Bray will be a featured speaker at Selkirk College’s Lecture Series in Nel.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Selkirk College Career and Education Fair makes employment connection

This year’s event takes place on March 6 from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Castlegar campus.

  • Feb 15th, 2018

Three F-Rated Canadian businesses targeting American consumers

BBB is warning consumers to be wary about using one of three local online businesses.

  • Feb 15th, 2018
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A very Canadian winter moment
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Valentine’s market and lunch raises funds for kids’ horse camp

Volunteers for the Horse Association of Central Kootenay served borscht at the Valentine’s Market

Salmo wins sustainable communities award

The Village of Salmo has won a Sustainable Communities Award for Asset Management.

Scalds, not fire, are the most common cause of burns to children

Burn Awareness Week teaches kids to be responsible for their own safety.

  • Feb 5th, 2018

Tired of riding in the singles line? Skied dating is for you

Are you single? Do you love to ski or snowboard? Are you looking for a new way to meet people?

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Castlegar welcomes coldest night of the year

Residents are encouraged to bundle up and raise cash for The Coldest Night of the Year Walk-a-Thon.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Ike Barber transfer scholarships benefit Selkirk College grads

Micah Beatty had the option to pack his bags for university after graduating from high school.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Eva Tree to open Up Close and Intimate Series at Vallican Whole

This evening will feature an exceptional performance by Eva Tree and Friends.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

CKISS can help teachers bring the topic of invasive species into the classroom

Invasive species are a serious issue worldwide

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Breast cancer screening coach coming to West Kootenays

BC Cancer’s screening mammography program offers no-cost screening mammograms.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Bursaries give nursing student much-needed boost

A married dad chasing his dream in the Selkirk College Nursing Program received a financial boost.

  • Feb 1st, 2018

CKCA and CBT announce 2018-19 programs

Artists in all disciplines are invited to apply for funding through the regional cultural alliance.

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Revelstoke Death Café puts mortality front and centre

Death midwife Theresa Hamilton helps participants with the big questions surrounding life

Help send Selkirk nursing students to Guatemala

The Rice and Beans Fundraiser goes Saturday 6 p.m. in the Trail United Church

  • Jan 31st, 2018

‘Chance for everyone to get together’

Winter feast set for lower Slocan Valley

  • Jan 25th, 2018