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People’s Party candidate in South Okanagan-West Kootenay steps forward

Taylor talks about PPC platforms on economics, immigration and climate change

Expert report highlights safety issues at Nelson airport

Mayor says city will have to ‘pull up its socks’

South Okanagan-West Kootenay candidates ready for federal election campaign

Here are the candidates running in the South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding

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Kootenay-Columbia reverse forum
Intergenerational Breakfast
Selkirk College opens new Silver King campus
Singh says he'd form coalition to stop Tories as Trudeau pushes strategic voting

Climate change website launched by Selkirk College and Columbia Basin Trust

The site features climate information for communities in the Columbia Basin and boundary region

  • Sep 11, 2019

Pass Creek grad party fuels fears

Residents, fire departments and RCMP have concerns over large student gatherings

Burn rules loosen in Kootenays as weather eases fire concerns

Category 2 and 3 fires will be allowed in most areas — but know the regulations

Trail man gets 7 years after victim beaten, kidnapped, and tasered

Trial by judge held in Rossland Provincial Court back in July

Salmo RCMP nab two ‘prolific offenders’

The pair is slated to appear in Nelson Provincial Court today, Sept. 9

Liberals announce Kootenay-Columbia candidate for October election

Robin Goldsbury is running against six other candidates

  • Sep 8, 2019

Nelson seniors group still thriving after 60 years

‘What makes me happy is to see them come in and enjoy themselves’

  • Sep 8, 2019

PLACE NAMES: Kaslo neighbourhoods, Part 1

Ambitious plans to expand Kaslo to the north and south were for naught

  • Sep 7, 2019

Nelson council changes rules again on flags, banners

New policy: Baker banners banned, flags are at council’s discretion

Awareness of danger raised following Highway 3 accident in Hosmer

Sparwood Mayor Wilks said an increase in visibility could have potentially prevented the accident

Master plan developed for West Kootenay Regional Airport

The City of Castlegar has developed at 25 year master plan for the regional airport

South Okanagan — West Kootenay incumbent endorsed by environmental group

GreenPAC claims to be a non-partisan, non-profit organization that endorses environmental leadership

Union says no further Kootenay Lake ferry shut downs planned for now

Workers are currently negotiating for a new contract

Construction forces temporary change to KBRH access

Changes due to the ongoing construction at the Trail hospital

Two downtown housing developments get council approval

Four suites will be built on Front Street, eight on Herridge Lane

West Kootenay RCMP targeting distracted drivers, seatbelt infractions

BC RCMP launch Distracted Driving and Occupant Restraint Campaign for September