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PLACE NAMES: West Kootenay/Boundary demonyms, part 2

Sandonistas, Phoenicians, and Ootischenian Purity Protocols

  • Jan 11, 2019

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

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Castlegar Community Children's Choir
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VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

Strilaeff looks to move the Columbia Basin Trust forward in 2019

Columbia Basin Trust CEO Johnny Strilaeff says engaging with the public will be a priority in 2019.

  • Jan 5, 2019

PLACE NAMES: West Kootenay/Boundary demonyms, part 1

Harropians, Lardeauvians, and Castlegonians populate West Kootenay

  • Jan 4, 2019

Castlegar SPCA to host youth workshops

Youth and family workshops will take place Jan. 2-4.

Castlegar opens community rinks

The popular rinks are lit up at night for hours of enjoyment

PLACE NAMES: Kootenaian

What do you call people from our region? (And how do you pronounce it?)

  • Dec 28, 2018

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Bosom buddies: milk sharing group connects Kootenays

Moms use social media to trade breastmilk; Facebook group helping women unable to breastfeed

Kootenay firefighters exposed

Fire department releases steamy calendar to raise funds for women’s resource centre

Selkirk student submission: Consequences of fire on forest ecosystems

Selkirk recreation, fish and wildlife students weigh in on a burning issue

  • Dec 22, 2018

Holiday spirit alive and well at Kootenay Columbia Learning Centre

Holiday celebration at Castlegar school not the only thing bringing hope to local students

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Castlegar’s ‘beating heart’ on display with Christmas hamper program

Organizers say more working poor coming for help this season

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online