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Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Selkirk nursing students offering fundraising ‘beans and rice’ dinner

Group hopes to send seven nursing students to Guatemala this year

Castlegar youth ask council to support homelessness walk

The Coldest Night of the Year walk will be held Feb. 23.

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Rendering shows Notre Dame damage
Easter blasts kill at least 207 in Sri Lanka
Close call caught on camera in Vancouver
Parliament Hill 4-20 organizers prep for crowd, protest

VIDEO: Taking the plunge with Nelson’s cold-water enthusiasts

A group of dedicated dippers look forward to daily winter wading

PLACE NAMES: Queen City of the Kootenays

Nelson and Kaslo both claimed Queen City status

  • Jan 25, 2019

Skiiers converge for Trollloppet

The Trolloppet, held by the Sons of Norway and the Castlegar Nordic Ski Club, was held at MudLake.

  • Jan 24, 2019

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

Why film photography is less work (and more fun) than digital

A conversation with Nelson photographers Fred Rosenberg and Thomas Nowaczynski

Born 1 pound, 11 ounces, Winlaw premature baby comes home

Indra Greaves was born at the Nelson hospital after just 24 weeks of gestation

PLACE NAMES: East Arrow Park, Pend d’Oreille, and Bay Farm, revisited

The Redlands Trading Association store at East Arrow Park was named for a place in California

  • Jan 18, 2019

Snow hosts available to help you explore the Rossland Range

Safe and responsible way to learn about Rossland Recreation Site

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

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

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.