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UPDATE: Lightning starts 7 fires in Nelson area, 6 in Slocan Valley

UPDATE: Lightning starts 7 fires in Nelson area, 6 in Slocan Valley

Information will be updated when available from BC Wildfire Service
Motor oil causes spill at Castlegar's sewage plant

Motor oil causes spill at Castlegar's sewage plant

An influx of motor oil caused major problems at Castlegar's South Sewage Treatment plant
West Kootenay receives emergency operations funding

West Kootenay receives emergency operations funding

Nelson and two regional districts are among the recipients
Province says no to expanding Castlegar's bus service

Province says no to expanding Castlegar's bus service

The city will not be getting expanded bus services or a route to the Grandview Heights neighbourhood
BC Parks provides clearer timeline for Othello Tunnels opening in Hope

BC Parks provides clearer timeline for Othello Tunnels opening in Hope

BC Parks says the Othello Tunnels will partially reopen in mid-August
Search for geothermal sources near Kootenay Lake one step closer

Search for geothermal sources near Kootenay Lake one step closer

Retired geologists have partnered with students to investigate a spring near Crawford Creek
Federal government officially identifies spotted owl habitat near Hope

Federal government officially identifies spotted owl habitat near Hope

400,000 hectares of land in Fraser Canyon recognized as critical habitat for spotted owl
Partial reopening for Hope's Othello Tunnels moved

Partial reopening for Hope's Othello Tunnels moved

Crew said more work needed to make Coquihalla Provincial Park safe for visitors
Midway RCMP ask for help to find missing teen

Midway RCMP ask for help to find missing teen

Danaejah Boyd was last seen wearing a black dress and grey running shoes
Tidy up Castlegar -- Communities in Bloom judges arriving soon

Tidy up Castlegar -- Communities in Bloom judges arriving soon

The Communities in Bloom judges will be touring Castlegar July 21 - 23