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Bat encounters can put you at risk for rabies

It’s important to avoid coming into contact with bats, the primary carrier of the rabies virus.

  • May 19th, 2017

Castlegar MS patient would love a visitor or two

Rosalie has Multiple sclerosis. She has the progressive type.

  • May 17th, 2017

Kootenay Festival of the Arts awards top performers

The Kootenay Festival of the Arts held the music Highlights Concert on April 22 in Trail.

  • May 17th, 2017

Get your geek on for Take a Hike team trivia night in Trail

Test your trivia skills and support Take a Hike on May 26 at the Royal Canadian Legion in Trail.

  • May 17th, 2017

Seven Summits student bound for United World College in Bosnia

Seven Summits student Hannah Clemmensen will attend the United World College in Bosnia.

  • May 17th, 2017

Rossland Summit School students explore Jubilee Wetland

Students at Rossland Summit School have been observing the Jubilee Wetland this school year.

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Science meets Easter at the Rossland Library
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Red Mountain celebrates end of season with Retro Day
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Royal Canadian Circus
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Easter around B.C.
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Gyro Park bursting with Daffodil Dash Trail participants

Daffodil Dash Trail raised over $31,000 toward cancer research, prevention and support programs.

  • May 17th, 2017

PLACE NAMES: Silverton

Silverton was originally known as Four Mile or Four Mile City, after Four Mile Creek.

Seven Summits students present ROPE projects

Last Wednesday students from the Seven Summits Centre for Learning presented their ROPE projects to the public.

  • May 11th, 2017

Kootenay Festival of the Arts awards top performers

The Kootenay Festival of the Arts held the music Highlights Concert on April 22 at the First Presbyterian Church in Trail.

  • May 11th, 2017

PLACE NAMES: Shutty Bench and Six Mile

Shutty Bench, a few kilometers north of Kaslo, was founded by Andrew Shutty and his son.

Rossland youth artwork displayed at ArtWalk

The streets of Rossland were paved with artwork and lemonade on Sunday night.

Seven Summits students got skillz

Grade 12 students at the Seven Summits Centre for Learning learned some life skills during Career Week.

Sophie Hargreaves off to the Royal Winnipeg Ballet

You’d think that Sophie Hargreaves comes by it all pretty naturally.

Black Press papers shine at Ma Murrays

Papers from all around B.C. took home awards in almost every single category

PLACE NAMES: Shoreacres

Shoreacres, the wide flat at the confluence of the Slocan and Kootenay rivers, was previously known as Slocan Crossing and Lancasters.

Rossland author pays Earth Day visit to Rossland Summit School

Yolanda Ridge asked local elementary students to help her make a donation for Earth Day.

Rossland Youth Week kicks off Friday

Rossland’s fourth annual Youth Week kicks off on Friday with plenty of events for youth to attend and participate in.

PLACE NAMES: Shields, Shirley, and Shoreholme

Was Shields named for a railway contractor or for the Shiell brothers?

Science meets Easter at the Rossland Library

Science met Easter last Thursday, when the Rossland Museum & Discovery Centre held a special Easter Slime Time at the library.