Community

Great recipes for your green tomato harvest

Hey Castlegar gardeners — green tomatoes left? Here’s how to use them.

Columbia Basin Trust continues Basin Youth Support Network for three years

The trust approved a $5 million budget

  • Oct 5, 2018

Nine-year-old history teacher inspires action at B.C. school

Daughter of residential school survivor shares powerful message of resilience

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Castlegar Halloween Costumes
Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI
No Stone Left Alone Ceremony
Whale surprises sailboat near Denman Island

Castlegar marks Fire Prevention Week

Cooking equipment and smokers’ materials case six out of ten residential fires.

  • Oct 4, 2018

Castlegar Pet Festival draws out the paws

Blue Barn was host to a Pet Festival showcasing animal products and local charities.

Castlegar SPCA hosts youth Pro-D workshop

The West Kootenay Community Animal Centre is hosting a workshop Oct. 19.

  • Oct 4, 2018

PLACE NAMES: Kootenay Pass vs. Kootenay Skyway

Many names were considered in 1964 for the new highway link between Salmo and Creston

  • Oct 4, 2018

Choir conveys Doukhobor values in Princeton

Elsie Campbell faithfully leading Doukhobor Choir in Castlegar.

  • Oct 4, 2018

Tarrys firefighter receives Governor General award

Peter Pereversoff nominated for 11 years’ service to community

Kootenay yoga instructors sought for research project

Project looks at how women and children can heal from trauma caused by violence.

  • Sep 29, 2018

Selkirk College leads the way in freshwater research

Stuents participating in training program.

  • Sep 28, 2018

VIDEO: Pass Creek Fall Fair marks milestone

Fair held in Robson celebrates 25 years.

Castlegar walk raises thousands for local Alzheimer’s support

Castle Wood Village fundraiser shows astounding support in community, organizers say

RAM Camp opens next week, all musicians welcome

You don’t have to be accomplished to go to the two-day camp, organizers say

  • Sep 23, 2018

B.C. teen with autism a talented guitarist

Farley Mifsud is gaining fans with every performance

Thrums, Riondel, and Slocan, revisited

Place Names: Scottish author delighted by Thrums name origin

  • Sep 21, 2018

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.