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U.S. and Canada continue to talk Columbia River Treaty

Katrine Conroy says flood risk and hydro power were topics of discussion

Balfour ferry terminal relocation debate reignites

A pro-relocation presentation was made to the Regional District of Central Kootenay

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James and the Giant Peach: the centipede speaks
Fire survival training
Endometriosis sufferer in Nelson B.C. speaks out
Study says rents in most cities are unaffordable for lower-income earners

West Kootenay Regional Airport to get almost $1.3 million in upgrades

Funding from the federal government will enhance lighting at Castlegar’s airport.

Ramp work may create delays for Glade ferry users

New ferry began service about a year ago

Nelson council approves laneway housing design competition

Winning designs will be already compliant with Nelson’s zoning and building code

Expect delays at the Paulson Bridge between Castlegar and Grand Forks

Construction will last through the fall on section of Highway 3.

Nelson city hall to help staff buy electric bikes

Purchase price will be repaid through payroll deductions

Kootenay United Cannabis Association to hold symposium in Nelson

The April 11 event is to identify the barriers within the application process and map solutions

  • Apr 5, 2019

Dog, missing for weeks, rescued from cliff near Castlegar

A pair of rock climbers save dog in dramatic rescue on Brilliant Bluffs

Cottonwood group seeks more funds to prevent clearcutting

Land bought by RDCK is one-third of the total to be logged

One year after Trail acid spill, claims still trickling in

Approximately 440+ vehicles failed ICBC inspections due to sulphuric acid contamination

EcoSociety requests Nelson help with markets

Finish Cottonwood construction, waive licence fees, and move downtown market, group asks

Trio safe, but truck lost, after frightening slide off Syringa road

Sunday sightseeing tour near Castlegar turns into near-fatal fall

Kootenay man proposes charter bus service fueled by french fry oil

The eco-friendly buses would connect Edmonton to Vancouver via Highway 3, if approved

RDCK recognizes firefighters for service

Firefighters from Robson, Ootischenia, Kaslo, Balfour, North Shore, Pass Creek and Slocan honoured.

BC Auditor says ambulance service not meeting patient care targets

“We found that its performance against key targets for patient care needs improvement.”