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A vehicle rolled over off of the Highway 3 off ramp into the Home Hardware parking lot Jan. 21, 2021. Photo: Betsy Kline

Driver sent to hospital after vehicle roll over in Castlegar

Accident happened Thursday around 4:30 p.m.

 

One person was killed and two others sent to hospital following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 97A between Armstrong and Enderby Saturday, Jan. 9. (Black Press file photo)

Castlegar man facing theft and fraud charges

Charges related to thefts from unlocked vehicles

 

Castlegar City Council at a January Zoom meeting. Clockwise: Maria McFaddin, Bergen Price, Sue Heaton-Sherstibitoff, Cherryl MacLeod, Florio Vassilakakis, Dan Rye.

Castlegar council temporarily fills vacancies left by departing mayor

Councillor Dan Rye will serve as the acting mayor until the byelection

 

Interior Health has set up a COVID-19 testing site in Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline

No new COVID-19 cases diagnosed in Castlegar for Jan. 10-16

The latest localized BCDCD COVID-19 numbers

Interior Health has set up a COVID-19 testing site in Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline
Interior Health has set up a COVID-19 testing site in Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline

No new COVID-19 cases diagnosed in Castlegar for Jan. 3-9

The BCDCD has begun to report more localized COVID-19 numbers in recent weeks

Interior Health has set up a COVID-19 testing site in Castlegar. Photo: Betsy Kline
The City of Castlegar plans to move to renewable energy by 2050. Photo: Betsy Kline

City of Castlegar adopts West Kootenay 100% Renewable Energy Plan

It represents a commitment to 100 per cent renewable energy by 2050

The City of Castlegar plans to move to renewable energy by 2050. Photo: Betsy Kline
Columbia Avenue Redevelopment - Phase 2 will begin in February. Image: City of Castlegar

Contract awarded for Castlegar’s Columbia Avenue – Phase 2

Residents recently had the opportunity to ask questions about the project at an online open house

Columbia Avenue Redevelopment - Phase 2 will begin in February. Image: City of Castlegar
Castlegar City Council at a pre-COVID meeting. File photo

Castlegar city council issues message to the community

“It’s more important than ever to come together and … ensure Castlegar is a great place to live.”

Castlegar City Council at a pre-COVID meeting. File photo
Zoey Uniat is now three months old. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar baby with rare disorder progressing towards coming home

Fundraiser for Zoey Uniat has raised more than $50,000

Zoey Uniat is now three months old. Photo: Submitted
A micro-cannabis cultivation facility was proposed for 1370 Forest Road. Photo: City of Castlegar

Castlegar neighbourhood celebrates after cannabis facility proposal withdrawn

A medical grade cannabis facility was proposed for Forest Road

A micro-cannabis cultivation facility was proposed for 1370 Forest Road. Photo: City of Castlegar
Trees destroyed a Shoreacres home during a wind storm Jan. 13, 2021. Photo: Submitted

Shoreacres resident flees just before tree crushes house

Pamala DeRosa is thankful to be alive

Trees destroyed a Shoreacres home during a wind storm Jan. 13, 2021. Photo: Submitted
Lt. Nichole Croteau. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar firefighters recognized for service

CFD members honoured for accomplishments

Lt. Nichole Croteau. Photo: Submitted
Castlegar City Hall. File photo

Castlegar council passes draft budget with 3.88 per cent tax increase

Two online open houses will be held on Jan. 18 to allow the public to provide input

Castlegar City Hall. File photo
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Decade Day at SHSS. Photo: submitted

Student Column: December happenings at Castlegar’s high school

Find out what’s been going at at Stanley Humphries Secondary School

Decade Day at SHSS. Photo: submitted
Columbia Avenue Redevelopment — Phase 2 will begin in February. Image: City of Castlegar

Open house scheduled for Columbia Ave. Phase 2

The event will be held Wednesday, Jan. 13.

Columbia Avenue Redevelopment — Phase 2 will begin in February. Image: City of Castlegar
Dawn Bradley is looking for the stranger who assisted her when she broke her leg. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar woman in search of her Good Samaritan

Dawn Bradley is looking for the man who assisted her after she fell and broke her leg

Dawn Bradley is looking for the stranger who assisted her when she broke her leg. Photo: Submitted
Mayor Bruno Tassone says trip was made to support a family member’s mental health. Photo: Submitted

Castlegar mayor stands behind decision to travel out of area

Bruno Tassone and his family travelled to Mount Baldy

Mayor Bruno Tassone says trip was made to support a family member’s mental health. Photo: Submitted
A group of women wear masks to help guard them against the Spanish flu. Photo: courtesy of the University of Waterloo

Castlegar woman survives two pandemics

Molly Pacey turned 102 years old on Dec. 30, 2020.

A group of women wear masks to help guard them against the Spanish flu. Photo: courtesy of the University of Waterloo
An arson fire on Yew Street was one of the most read stories of 2020 at castlegarnews.com. Photo: Hybreed Photography

Castlegar News’ most read stories of 2020

Here are the online stories that garnered the most attention in 2020.

An arson fire on Yew Street was one of the most read stories of 2020 at castlegarnews.com. Photo: Hybreed Photography