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Reduced spring service planned for Kootenay Lake ferry

Expected low lake levels is the reason for the longer wait times

Nakusp sledders move poker derby to protect caribou

Annual fundraiser moved miles away after tracks spotted

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RCMP ask kids help to name soon-to-be police dogs
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Police: New Zealand mosque gunman acted alone

Trail police suspect drug impairment in two-car crash

The 26-year old male driver was found unresponsive by first responders, according to the Trail RCMP

Missing Nelson man found dead

The deceased man had been missing since last week

  • Feb 11, 2019

Fire partially destroys Blewett house

No injuries, but two residents lost many of their possessions

  • Feb 11, 2019

VIDEO: New children’s choir making melodies in Castlegar

The children’s choir offers a way to improve singing skills while having fun.

Castlegar’s Salivaras family opening new gym next to Wandering Greek Oven

Lots of renos and changes are underway at downtown Castlegar gym.

Castlegar cops bust confused cannabis dealer

Police reminding public that selling cannabis without a licence is stil illegal

Reliability rates rise at the West Kootenay Regional Airport

This winter sees more takeoffs and landings at Castlegar’s airport than last year

ICBC lowball injury offers aren’t driving up court costs, ministry says

B.C. auto insurance monopoly struggling with rising legal, settlement costs

Castlegar election spending results

With the exception of one candidate, those who spent the most were elected.

Mild January ushers in arctic freeze

The coldest January day in the record books is -26 C, which dates back to New Years Day 1979

Trail man charged with murder

Joel Anderson has been charged with Second Degree Murder in the death of Harold Paddock

Backcountry skiers found safe by Rossland Search and Rescue

Two skiers and their dogs spend cold night outdoors before being flown to safety

Snowfall warning for Trans Canada

Environment Canada calls for 15 to 25 cm of snow

Kootenay Columbia grad rates top provincial numbers

“We continue to be a high-performing district … on all fronts,” says SD 20 Superintendent Bill Ford

Two more cannabis shops seeking licenses in Castlegar

New applications mean there are five shops in the approval process.

Billion-dollar deal for power plant near Trail

Fortis will sell its 51 per cent interest in the Waneta Expansion to Columbia Power and the Trust