PLACE NAMES: Fairview and Rosemont

Bogustown enlivened Nelson’s otherwise deadly dull neighbourhood names

  • Apr 5, 2019

VIDEO: Jersey Day and Green Shirt Day to honour Humboldt Broncos victims

There’s a variety of different clothing to wear to honour victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

24-hour paddle aims to help families wrestling with cancer

Eight people will paddle Kootenay Lake on April 13

What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Isabella Gonzalez-Kaminski
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Jennifer Lee
Duke of Edinburgh Awards 2019

Artist talk about Arctic residency coming to Castlegar

Kootenay Gallery or Art will host event April 6

  • Apr 3, 2019

Selkirk welcomes Chief Robert Joseph for speaker series event

Chief’s understanding about hope and healing has provided leadership in Truth & Reconciliation process.

  • Apr 2, 2019

RDCK recognizes firefighters for service

Firefighters from Robson, Ootischenia, Kaslo, Balfour, North Shore, Pass Creek and Slocan honoured.

PLACE NAMES: Octopus Creek

Two hundred seventy-fourth in a series on West Kootenay/Boundary place names How…

  • Mar 29, 2019

Castlegar Spring Fling coming May 4

Free family event features street hockey, vendors, entertainment and kids games

Slocan Historic group raising funds to restore boat as Internment memorial

The Merriwake would be put on display in Slocan City as a testament to the Japanese internment

Selkirk College holds celebration of diversity at Castlegar campus

Students and staff organize opportunity to shift from ‘judgement to curiousity’

Ice climbers scale Canada’s tallest waterfall on Vancouver Island

Ice climbers Chris Jensen, Will Gadd and Peter Hoang made history

Castlegar library board adds new faces

A ‘pleasant’ AGM saw some changes to the board

Castlegar’s Winefest going strong after 20 years

None of this would have happened without the keen interest of one Jim Willard.

  • Mar 23, 2019

Selkirk College students to hold open conversation on changing cultural landscape

Castlegar’s social and cultural makeup is changing— how are we adapting?

Castlegar volunteer recognized by province

Deb Chmara has spent over 50 years with the Red Cross

Stanley Humphries boys basketball team celebrates good year

Castlegar’s high school team wraps up season.

  • Mar 22, 2019

Vigil re-affirms belief in peace, acceptance in wake of New Zealand massacre

Nearly 100 show up for solemn event at Mir Centre for Peace

PLACE NAMES: Bayonne and Bluebell murder

Two hundred seventy-third in a series on West Kootenay/Boundary place names One…

  • Mar 22, 2019

Application deadline approaching for Castlegar-Embetsu exchange program

Student exchange program sees students travel to Japan every other year.

  • Mar 21, 2019