Local Business

Record number of Commercial Building Awards finalists

A record 37 finalists have been announced for the 9th Commercial Building Awards.

  • Sep 14, 2017

Arrow Lakes groups to get funding from RDCK

Some Arrow Lakes organizations received funding following the board meeting of the RDCK.

  • Aug 24, 2017
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Restrictions on use of ‘bank’ to be reviewed

The federal government is going to review Bank Act restrictions around the use of the term “bank.”

  • Aug 24, 2017

Credit unions no longer able to do ‘banking’

From now on you won’t be allowed to do any “banking” with your local credit union.

  • Jul 27, 2017

Nominations sought for Commercial Building Awards

The nomination deadline for the Commercial Building Awards competition is fast approaching.

  • Jul 20, 2017

Top 10 steps to prepare your business for evacuation

If you are on evacuation alert there are some important steps you will want to consider.

  • Jul 20, 2017

New opportunity to paddle around Nancy Greene Lake

Locals and tourists will have the chance to experience stand-up paddle boarding at Nancy Greene.

Metal Tech Alley campaign generating results

New startups, new investment and new jobs are already on the scoreboard.

  • Jul 13, 2017

Castlegar Sculpturewalk goes virtual with Google

A photographer was in Castlegar on Monday taking photos of Sculpturewalk to create a Google tour.

Castlegar Chamber survey shows growing biz buzz

Chamber representatives visited over 70 business and left surveys with many more.

Castlegar Chamber of Commerce holds 2nd annual Business Walk

The Castlegar & District Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for its second annual Business Walk.

FortisBC natural gas rates to remain low this summer

As of July 1, 2017, FortisBC customers will see no change to the cost of gas on their statement.

  • Jun 22, 2017

Fruitvale winery’s first vintage brings home awards

Some call their growing practices pseudoscience, but you can’t argue with success.

  • Jun 22, 2017

Oglow family honoured at Castlegar business awards

The Castlegar Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Business Excellence Awards Saturday.

Castlegar therapist to train with US Olympic Medical Team

Local acupuncturist Chris Mansbridge has been invited to learn from physiotherapists with Team USA

  • Jun 15, 2017

New Castlegar clothing store Swish all about figure-friendly fashion

A new retail store has opened up in Castlegar, and owner Lynn Ujvary has a different philosophy.

Tickets on sale for Castlegar Chamber of Commerce business awards gala

Excellence in business will be celbrated at the Business Awards Gala, Saturday, June 10.

Major maintenance shutdown at Zellstoff Celgar underway

It takes approximately 36 hours to shut down the mill process.

  • Jun 1, 2017