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Endangered Leatherback Turtle spotted near Vancouver Island

The rare moment was captured by Jeremy Koreski and former Vancouver Canucks defenceman Willie Mitchell

Artwalk: Meet Mary Kate Woodward

Her work can be seen at HollisWealth, Castleaird Plaza

  • Aug 22, 2018

White Spot records B.C. Pirate Pak record day

Popular B.C.-Alberta event raises more than $116,000 to send kids and adults to Zajac Ranch

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

Artwalk: Meet Zdena Price

Her work can be seen at Central City Shoes

  • Aug 21, 2018

New Castlegar SPCA facility hosts kids camp

The facility is open for humans at this point, with animals expected to move in the end of August.

Castlegar Farmers market finds

The Castlegar Craft and Farmers Market takes place on Saturdays at the Station Museum.

PLACE NAMES: Garden Valley/Pearson’s

Crazy Horse Pearson opened a halfway house at the confluence of the Lardeau and Duncan rivers

  • Aug 17, 2018

Castlegar food bank collecting school supplies

‘What we can do is make sure they start their school year with the things they need — ready to learn.’

‘It’s like a party in your mouth’

B.C. creator’s Milkshake Burger makes its debut at the PNE

CBT provides nearly $1 million in funding to social organizations

Kaslo’s North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society received a major grant

PLACE NAMES: Fritz to Hummingbird

Halfway Hot Springs are the midway point between what and what?

  • Aug 10, 2018

Six babies born in one day in Nelson

Kootenay Lake Hospital’s maternity ward was hectic on July 24

Summer day on the Slocan River

Slocan River busy with tubers on B.C. Day long weekend

Q&A: Author Susan Musgrave interviewed at literary festival

The Globe and Mail’s Marsha Lederman talked with Musgrave before a live audience

Castlegar Airport sees reunion of Syrian refugee family

Daughter arrived first, family finally reunited

  • Aug 7, 2018

Kootenay Festival fun

Festival attracts large crowd to Millennium Park.

New exhibitions at Kootenay Gallery explore organic forms

Krestova resident Natasha Smith opens solo exhibition August 3 alongside Glow, by Sonia Haberstich.

  • Aug 7, 2018

How well do you really know British Columbia?

To celebrate B.C. Day, take this 20-question test to find out how much you know about our province

Green burial option proposed for Nelson

Society is requesting space at the Nelson cemetery

  • Aug 4, 2018

PLACE NAMES: Edwards’ Ferry/Graham’s Bridge

An obscure spot near Christina Lake briefly bustled during railway construction

  • Aug 3, 2018