Betsy Kline

COVID-19 comes to Castlegar

Local doctors urging public to stay home as local cases surface

Castlegar couple stranded in Ecuador

Closed borders and travel limitations keep Joanne Jordan and Larry Skilling in Ecuador.

Empty store shelves increase anxiety for Castlegar’s low income residents

Food bank president asking hoarders to consider others.

New urgent and primary care centre to open in Castlegar

Centre should be opened by end of March

Ex-teacher with West Kootenay ties sentenced in sexual abuse case

Harry Charles Sadd lived in Nakusp for about 10 years.

School officials close Colville schools amid coronavirus fears

All schools closed, extra-curricular activities banned while awaiting test results

Missing the Bus: Transit planners trying to fix overcrowding

Part two in a series looking at transit issues in the west Kootenay.

Missing the bus: Frustrations rise over crowded West Kootenay transit

Some buses are at capacity and leaving riders behind

January snowfall double the norm at Castlegar weather station

January also saw twice the rain as usual

FedEx distribution centre coming to Castlegar

Development permit for ground facility before council next week.

Kootenay teams heading for curling provincials

Team Buchy and Team Nichols won the senior playdowns.

Downed trees, snow and wind cause headaches across West Kootenay

Almost 40 cm of snow fell over the weekend.

Programs available in West Kootenay for substance use challenges

Sign up now for two six-week programs in January and March

Skier found after disappearing at Red Mountain resort

Tracks found Monday, but poor conditions had halted search

CP Holiday Train headed to Castlegar

The festive food bank fundraiser will take place December 12.

Snowfall warning for Kootenay and Paulson passes

Up to 30 cm expected in mountain passes Saturday and Sunday.

Castlegar woman to appear on Dragons’ Den

Happy Gut sells water kefir beverages and kits to make water kefir at home.

Castlegar woman aiming to get rid of take-out containers

The Bring Your Own to Go Box movement is gaining momentum.

Equipment arrives for Kalesnikoff mass timber facility

The $35 million facility near Castlegar will produce glulam beams and cross-laminated panels.

Third quarter reliability rates up at West Kootenay Regional Airport

Castlegar’s airport is having a good year.