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322 wildfires burning in B.C., nearly two-thirds out of control

322 wildfires burning in B.C., nearly two-thirds out of control

There are 3 wildfires of note; 1 near Ashcroft and 2 in the Kootenays
Three wildfires near Silverton grow in size

Three wildfires near Silverton grow in size

Nemo Creek 1, Aylwin and Komonko fires have all grown
UPDATED: Highway 6 closed, Silverton put on evacuation alert

UPDATED: Highway 6 closed, Silverton put on evacuation alert

Residents should be ready to leave at a moment’s notice
New exhibits featuring local artists opening at Kootenay Gallery

New exhibits featuring local artists opening at Kootenay Gallery

The Kootenay Gallery will launch exhibits by Barbara Brown and Jenny Baillie on Aug. 1
Police seek suspect in Castlegar hit and run

Police seek suspect in Castlegar hit and run

A blue SUV and black Harley Davidson motorcycle collided on Columbia Avenue July 18
Castlegar's cooling centres open July 20 - 22

Castlegar's cooling centres open July 20 - 22

Four cooling centres will provide air conditioning, seating, washrooms, and drinking water
Castlegar council hears dog park survey results, extends dog beach closure

Castlegar council hears dog park survey results, extends dog beach closure

Locks and signs at former off-leash dog beach stolen repeatedly
Castlegar council approves $1.3 million in capital purchases

Castlegar council approves $1.3 million in capital purchases

New loader and trucks headed to Castlegar
Empowering the Citizen Patient: Basic first aid for home and play

Empowering the Citizen Patient: Basic first aid for home and play

Dr. Mindy Smith writes about what you need and how to treat minor ailments
Castlegar formalizes agreement with Pacific Coastal for bad weather landings

Castlegar formalizes agreement with Pacific Coastal for bad weather landings

Pacific Coastal Airlines occasionally lands at the West Kootenay Regional Airport when weather is bad in Trail