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RDCK passes climate change ‘call to arms’

Director says the statement will help guide policy

No source found for gas leak at Castlegar school

Fire Department on scene at school Monday afternoon

Kootenay economy looking good

Castlegar District Economic Development hosted the State of the Kootenays: An Economic Update

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Fruitvale man, 25, dies after falling from zipline in Thailand, reports say

Bangkok Post says man fell from Flight of the Gibbon zipline in Chiang Mai

U.S. and Canada continue to talk Columbia River Treaty

Katrine Conroy says flood risk and hydro power were topics of discussion

Snowfall warning for the Kootenays

Environment Canada issued the advisory on Friday afternoon, snowfall up to 10 cm called for Saturday

Balfour ferry terminal relocation debate reignites

A pro-relocation presentation was made to the Regional District of Central Kootenay

Funding squeeze forces Castlegar women’s centre to cut hours

Chrissy’s Place will now only open on Wednesdays

Kootenay woman brings local perspective to provincial poverty plan

Poverty advocates excited to have Castlegar resident as direct conduit to government policy-makers

West Kootenay Regional Airport to get almost $1.3 million in upgrades

Funding from the federal government will enhance lighting at Castlegar’s airport.

City of Castlegar gets offer on airport lands

If the sale goes through, the city will get $695,000 for about 3 acres.

Ramp work may create delays for Glade ferry users

New ferry began service about a year ago

Castlegar mayor’s travel appointment violates city bylaw

Councillor questions decision to approve spending

Vehicle write-offs near 700 after Trail acid spills

Family Insurance received 600+ claims to date; one-in-three written off due to acid contamination

Expect delays at the Paulson Bridge between Castlegar and Grand Forks

Construction will last through the fall on section of Highway 3.

Trail RCMP investigating child pornography case

The detachment reminds the public to protect their wifi password

Castlegar City Hall gets energized

$65,000 grant to install solar panels on City Hall

Nelson city hall to help staff buy electric bikes

Purchase price will be repaid through payroll deductions

Kootenay United Cannabis Association to hold symposium in Nelson

The April 11 event is to identify the barriers within the application process and map solutions

  • Apr 5, 2019

New kiosk at West Kootenay Regional Airport pairs travellers with information

Destination Castlegar is hoping to provide travellers with a positive experience.