Expect traffic delays Thursday as city works on smoothing Columbia Avenue railroad crossing

The Columbia Ave. and 17th Street railroad crossing has frustrated drivers for quite some time


Photo: Keith Thorpe

LETTER: Thanks for disc golf Oasis

Reader is enjoying the new course in Oasis


The pool currently has a maximum occupancy of 36 people. (Arnold Lim/Black Press)

Castlegar pool reopens to the public with reduced capacity

People are asked to wear swimsuits to the complex with change rooms temporarily closed


Barrass want to be the first to donate to the project. Photo: Connor Trembley

Castlegar man who helped build Hwy 3 wants to see Jordan’s Cabin rebuilt post-blaze

Lorne Barrass spent hours inside the cabin having coffee, lunch with construction workers

Barrass want to be the first to donate to the project. Photo: Connor Trembley
Will Watt is the host of the WillPower podcast. Photo: Submitted

Young Castlegar man seeks to inspire through podcast

Will Watt has launched the WillPower podcast to encourage young people to overcome their struggles.

Will Watt is the host of the WillPower podcast. Photo: Submitted

OPINION: We are all in this together — not if you work retail

Castlegar area resident talks about the frustrations of working retail during the pandemic

  • Oct 9, 2020

Castlegar food bank seeking cold weather gear

Sleeping bags, tents and tarps are needed.

Robson Fire Department fundraiser raises the roof

More than $8300 was raised for Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Nationally-known artist creating mural in downtown Castlegar

Jean Paul Langlois is creating a brightly coloured work of art along Columbia Avenue.

New FedEx Ground distribution centre opens in Castlegar

The facility is part of a FedEx network expansion

Number of tourists to Castlegar Visitor Centre down 50 per cent this year

Despite decline, the centre has seen increase in number of regional visitors

Interior Health sets up COVID-19 testing site in Castlegar

The drive-up site is near the Castlegar & District Community Health Centre.

Robson Fire Department to hold 24-hour roof top campout

The event will raise funds for Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Castlegar Fire Department members raise $1300 for Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Members climbed the Cobra Climb Stairs in Castlegar as part of virtual fundraiser

Cobra Stairs in Castlegar reopen to public

A tree fell on the roof of the stairs earlier this month

Castlegar food bank sees increased demand for housing supports

Community Harvest Food Bank also seeing more requests from seniors

Upgrades coming for Millennium Park washroom

Features include all-season washrooms, change rooms, family rooms and outdoor showers.

Section of Arrow Lakes Drive temporarily closed Tuesday due to downed line

Motorists were driving over the cable without knowing if it was electrified