Our Town

British Columbia’s Great Highway turns 70

Today, the real wealth of the Crowsnest Highway encompasses more than mining, energy and forestry.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Here comes the Sunfest

Castlegar Sunfest will be taking place June 2-4.

Time change can wreak havoc on drivers

And that isn't the only reason accidents on B.C. roads spike right after the clocks fall back.

Rural voice is now stronger in Victoria with new Rural Economic Development portfolio

Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Donna Barnett is now a Minister of State, giving rural communities an advocate at the cabinet table.

Police to crack down on distracted driving

It is not just a "young people" problem, and it involves more than just phones (which you shouldn't use when stopped in traffic)

Bus fees rescinded in SD20

Trustees agreed on SD20 Transportation Plan, bus fees will be eliminated pending its approval from the ministry.

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Photos helping in wildlife study

Pictures submitted by outdoor enthusiasts are shining new light on bobcat and lynx habitats in the province.

New toll-free number to report elder abuse

Interior Health is the first health authority in the province to introduce a region-wide number to report abuse.

Community invited to Aboriginal Day in Trail

For the first time in Trail, Aboriginal Day will be celebrated this weekend. The community is invited to Gyro Park on Sunday.

UPDATE: Wildfire 40 per cent contained

Two wildfires between Grand Forks and Christina Lake were discovered yesterday mid-day.

Communities in Bloom celebrates

Celebrating 10 years of community involvement

  • Jul 16, 2015

Robson boot drive raises over $6,400

Robson firefighters recently held out their boots in support of Muscular Dystrophy Canada.

  • Apr 20, 2015

Deadline for camera club show swiftly approaching

Marj Culley looks back on her 25 years with the club

  • Apr 20, 2015

Website uses data to paint picture of local communities

“We put all of that into this big stew and distilled it down into different neighbourhood types.” -Daniel Heuman

Power on at Waneta Dam

After 4 years and over $900 million, the Waneta expansion is up and running earlier than projected.

Area cadets in search of funds and officers

Cadets holding "tag day" fundraiser Saturday 10am - 2pm at various sites around Trail.

Hundreds at Golden Life express happiness

Video featuring residents, staff and international hit song launches Friday, July 11