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Kaslo council says it was overlooked in long-term care announcement

“We’re fed up … They have ignored every attempt we’ve made to contact them”

  • Aug 7, 2020

July Kootenay real estate sales at record high

Sales and prices of Kootenay real estate on the rise

Kaslo 2.0: Effort to take the village’s local government online advances

The first step if approved would be setting up a Kaslo Health Hub

  • Aug 7, 2020

No charges yet in death of Abbotsford officer Allan Young

Police and Crown say the investigation is still underway

Kootenay doctor among 82 physicians, dentists calling on province for mandatory mask rule

Open letter says masks should be worn in indoor public spaces, public transportation or in crowds

Structures not threatened by wildfires burning in the Arrow and Kootenay Lakes region

Official says more lightning-caused fires could occur in region over next 36 hours

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West Kootenay region experiences drier-than-normal July: Report

The region only received around 57% of its normal precipitation during the month

No new COVID cases in Kootenay-Boundary

As of July 30, there were no additional cases in the previous two weeks

Ophthalmology scheduling back on track at Kootenay Lake Hospital

Program is partial replacement of retired full time eye doctor

Lightning blamed for multiple fire starts across Kootenays

Southeast Fire Centre says ground crews, air support responding to fires near Revelstoke, Nakusp

Elevated bacteria levels in Kootenay Lake at Lakeside Park

The city has issued a swimming advisory, but the beach remains open

West Kootenay campgrounds at capacity most nights

Campers line up each morning hoping to secure an available site.

Nelson Police Board: systemic racism exists

The board made the acknowledgment in a statement Wednesday

Temperatures soar, wildfire danger rating rises across Kootenays

East, West Kootenays expected to hit high 30s C as fire danger rating increases to high and extreme