Local Business

Busy year for Castlegar Chamber and Visitor Centre

Chamber of Commerce membership grew and more people visited the Visitor Centre in 2017.

Josie management offers hospitality training program

Management at Rossland’s new Josie Hotel recently ran a free hospitality training program.

Two arrested for wallet theft in Castlegar

Two people were arrested for the theft of a wallet in Castlegar on Friday afternoon.

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New restaurant opens in Castlegar

The Bombi Restaurant opened last week in the Kootenay Crossing Mall.

Free employment training program for tourism sector coming to Castlegar in March

Job seekers in Castlegar and region are invited to check out the RAFT Program.

  • Feb 23, 2018

Contest woos creative workers to Kaslo

Fun stunt highlights serious concern for rural B.C. towns

FortisBC to explain proposed rate design changes

FortisBC is hosting info sessions to help customers better understand rate design changes.

  • Feb 8, 2018

Chef Choquette bringing fine dining to Red Mountain

Red Mountain will soon be home to a fine dining experience with a view of the chairlift.

Local nail tech opens new nail salon in Castlegar

The new location offers her customers privacy while they have a manicure or pedicure.

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.

New Castlegar store offers educational toys and years of expertise

A former child-care worker with nearly 10 years of experience has opened…

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