Rossland organizations host compost workshop

The Rossland Sustainability Commission and the RSEA hosted a compost workshop on Saturday.

Keeping invasive mussels out of the Columbia Shuswap

Here are some useful tips to prevent the spread of invasive zebra and quagga mussels.

Fiddle workshop swinging into Castlegar

Get ready to grab your bow and tap your toes at the BC Old Time Fiddlers workshop.

Kootenay Studio Arts at Selkirk College hosts year-end show

The pathway for students at Selkirk College’s Kootenay Studio Arts is an individual journey.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

SpaceFinder launches for creative types looking for space

Creatives have a new tool in the battle against space costs across the province: SpaceFinder BC.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Col. Hadfield to give keynote at Columbia Basin Symposium in Kimberley

The keynote speaker for the Columbia Basin Symposium in October is astronaut Chris Hadfield.

Fundraising for a better support network


Banff bison calves frolic in Parks Canada video


Ollie the B.C. border collie who can paint


Royal Canadian Circus


Rossland grad builds skills through library internship

A Seven Summits student built new skills through an internship at the Rossland Library.

Rossland Summit School students learn entrepreneurial skills

Students at Rossland Summit School have been learning to be entrepreneurs.

Rossland residents get sneak peek at renovated Miners’ Hall attic

Rossland residents got a sneak peek at the newly renovated Miners’ Hall attic on Sunday.

Rossland Summit students get to know their watershed

Rossland Summit students took part in Know Your Watershed, an education program from the CBT.

  • Jun 22nd, 2017

Wanted: hangman. No previous experienced required

It’s much closer to the way justice was served in British Columbia than you might think!

  • Jun 16th, 2017

PLACE NAMES: South Slocan

South Slocan had several earlier names including Ward’s Ferry, Ward’s Crossing, and Ward’s Bay.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Rossland peonies place in Court of Honour

A Rossland woman made it to the Court of Honour at this year’s BC and Yukon Peony Show.

Rossland Legion to celebrate Legion Week with sports day

The Rossland Legion will celebrate Legion Week with a sports day on June 23.

Rosslanders can learn compost best practices

“Your compost pile shouldn’t smell and it shouldn’t be attracting animals.”

  • Jun 15th, 2017

Selkirk College invites JL Crowe to explore engineering and geoscience

Area high school students explored engineering and geoscience options at Selkirk College Castlegar.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

New online directory for community services launches in B.C.

The new website,, offers help on employment, mental health, housing and more

  • Jun 14th, 2017

JL Crowe students help ecosystem health

Students from J.L Crowe are doing their part to increase ecosystem health in the Kootenays.

  • Jun 15th, 2017

A look back in time: Grad 1957

Here is a photo from the Rossland High School’s 1957 graduation celebration.

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Through the Lens: A swallowtail butterfly

A swallowtail butterfly on the geraniums at Columbia Valley Greenhouse in Trail.

  • Jun 8th, 2017