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B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

Castlegar singer Nina Amelio headed to London

Nina Amelio is making a big move to pursue her singing career.

Fall programs at the Castlegar Library

New programs for kids and workshops for adults on the schedule.

PLACE NAMES: Coffee Creek and Krao Creek

Revealing the missing link in an Ainsworth creek’s name

  • Sep 21st, 2018

Thrums, Riondel, and Slocan, revisited

Place Names: Scottish author delighted by Thrums name origin

  • Sep 21st, 2018
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Lantern Release Ceremony
REPLAY: This week in B.C.
25th Anniversary of Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup
Salmon run heading up Adam's River in Shuswap

Practice pays off for Castlegar equestrian at BC 55+ Games

Larry Peitzsche places in finals in three events at Cranbrook games

Kootenay Robusters end 18th paddling season

Women of Trail, Castlegar, Rossland, Christina Lake and Grand Forks came together in 2001

  • Sep 20th, 2018

B.C. couple plans sustainable, zero-waste life in the Shuswap

Plan includes building a tiny house before the snow flies

PLACE NAMES: Riverdale to Watts Landing

A.E. Watts, namesake of Wattsburg in East Kootenay, also had a place named for him on Kootenay Lake

  • Sep 15th, 2018

Pass Creek Fall Fair marks 25 years

Event will take place September 22 and 23 in Robson.

  • Sep 14th, 2018

MyHealthPortal launches new mobile app

Available for Appleand Android mobile devices in App or GooglePlay stores

  • Sep 14th, 2018

SPCA sets opening for new Castlegar animal shelter

Ribbon cutting to take place September 21.

  • Sep 13th, 2018

Incredible effort by amateur pet detectives brings home lost B.C. dog

Community effort in Campbell River helps reunite Yorkshire terrier-chihuahua Jax with family

PLACE NAMES: Kootenay Landing to Reffek

Boundary railway siding was named after a BC Copper Company manager – but spelled backward

  • Sep 8th, 2018

Firefighter Games coming to Castlegar

Games will take place Friday and Saturday at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds.

  • Sep 7th, 2018

10 B.C. cities to pilot new program against childhood obesity

Healthy Family Living program being tested in 10 communities, including Chilliwack

‘Paws’ this weekend and fight animal cruelty in B.C.

The BC SPCA is centralizing its Paws for a Cause event to just six community events in B.C.