Local Business

New nightclub opening in Castlegar

The Woods will open mid-March in the space formerly occupied by The Element.

New Glade ferry enters testing phase

The Glade II will be able to carry heavier loads and will use less greenhouse gases.

New Glade ferry enters testing phase

The Glade II will be able to carry heavier loads and will emit less greenhouse gases.

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Giant rotating ice disk forms in Maine river
Saudi teen Rahaf Mohammed says she is lucky to be in Canada

Castlegar & District Chamber of Commerce celebrates successful year

The Castlegar District Chamber of Commerce was busy in 2017

Chris and Kathy Sykes hand over Castlegar Tim Horton’s to new owners

This week Chris and Kathy Sykes handed over ownership of the store they have run for 19 years.

Innovative Kootenay partnership Wins Clean Energy award

The award is being given for their unique partnership that has developed innovative solutions.

  • Nov 16, 2017

Business advisors program offering free succession planning workshop in Castlegar

Local business owners can attend a free succession planning workshop on Nov. 22.

New FortisBC facility near Castlegar running waste-free pilot project

The FortisBC facility in Ootischenia is the site of the company’s newest pilot program.

Castlegar entrepreneur crafting coffin bed

The coffin under construction in one local entrepreneur’s garage isn’t a prop for Halloween.

Live: Castlegar Council Meeting, Nov. 6, 2017

Live: Castlegar Council Meeting, Nov. 6, 2017

Ride sharing could be coming to Castlegar

Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft could be coming to Castlegar.

Castlegar lingerie boutique raising breast cancer awareness

A local lingerie boutique is celebrating women’s wellness this Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Children’s consignment shop to open in downtown Castlegar

Dawn English hopes that her new business will help fill a void that she has felt in Castlegar.

Sears Canada closes stores: Extended warranties null and void

Sears Canada has been given the go-ahead to shutter 74 stores across the country.

  • Oct 19, 2017

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Pinnacle Professional Accounting Building in downtown Castlegar wins award

Pinnacle Accounting was recognized at the Thompson Okanagan Kootenay Commercial Building Awards.

Area credit unions seek to join forces

Partner credit unions began on a process to explore the benefits of creating a single credit union.

  • Sep 21, 2017