Community

Opinion: civic budget lacks the human element

Councillor says we can invest in our people and infrastructure

  • Feb 23, 2019

Castlegar gymnastics club adding parkour equipment

Selkirk Challengers Gymnastics club has been offering parkour classes for kids.

Selkirk College librarian’s legacy lives on in the Minto Room

Mansbridge came to the college in 1965 and spent more than three decades as its librarian

  • Feb 22, 2019
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Rendering shows Notre Dame damage
Britech HVAC Impress installation video
Easter blasts kill at least 207 in Sri Lanka
Close call caught on camera in Vancouver

PLACE NAMES: Nicknames, part 4

Kaslo was the Baby City, City of Energy, and Cherry Capital

  • Feb 22, 2019

Columbia Avenue bus shelters delayed

Manufacturing delays mean Castlegar bus riders will have to wait in the elements a while longer.

Scotties Fishing Derby prize catch

Castlegar’s winter fishing derby nets big fish.

Lost a ring? This B.C. man will find it for you

Chris Turner founded The Ring Finders, an international directory of metal detector hobbyists

Castlegar’s Stanley Humphries School’s got talent

Talent show to be held Feb. 21 at Brilliant Cultural Centre

Cadets converge in Castlegar for sports weekend

East Meets West Sports and Fitness weekend for Air Cadets was held recently at Selkirk College.

  • Feb 16, 2019

Castlegar Art Walk seeks artists and venues

The 23rd Annual Castlegar Art Walk will run from June 17 to Sept. 28.

  • Feb 16, 2019

Kootenay Gallery announces 2019 lineup

Castlegar’s art gallery will be showcasing a variety of artists this year.

  • Feb 16, 2019

What’s Up: Things to see and do on Family Day

There’s plenty of fun to be had across the West Kootenay this coming long weekend!

PLACE NAMES: Nicknames, part 3

Grand Forks is the Sunshine Valley, Sandon the Sunless City

  • Feb 15, 2019

VIDEO: Giant snowball fight takes over lawn of the B.C. Legislature

Hundreds showed up for the fun, family-friendly battle in Victoria

Legendary Rossland team re-forms to save arena

Warriors playing against Selkirk Saints to raise money

VIDEO: New children’s choir making melodies in Castlegar

The children’s choir offers a way to improve singing skills while having fun.

PLACE NAMES: Nicknames, part 2

Salmo, Castlegar, Nelson, Trail, Rossland, and Creston all claimed to be the Hub of the Kootenays

  • Feb 8, 2019

Blind B.C. artist uses fingers for creative vision

Shuswap art studio helps people with special needs express themselves

PLACE NAMES: Nicknames, part 1

Rossland, Trail claimed gold and silver civic slogans

  • Feb 1, 2019