Local Business

Area credit unions seek to join forces

Partner credit unions began on a process to explore the benefits of creating a single credit union.

  • Sep 21st, 2017

Record number of Commercial Building Awards finalists

A record 37 finalists have been announced for the Commercial Building Awards.

  • Sep 14th, 2017

Arrow Lakes groups to get funding from RDCK

Some Arrow Lakes organizations received funding following the board meeting of the RDCK.

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Restrictions on use of ‘bank’ to be reviewed

The federal government is going to review Bank Act restrictions around the use of the term “bank.”

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Rossland business owner offers high-performance training

A Rosslander who offers high-performance training in Trail hopes to expand with a Rossland location.

Grand Forks RCMP warn of drieway seal scam

Recently there have been several complaints in the Kootenay and Okanagan areas.

  • Jul 27th, 2017
Extreme Education & Career Fair 2017


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          Credit unions no longer able to do ‘banking’

          From now on you won’t be allowed to do any “banking” with your local credit union.

          • Jul 27th, 2017

          New opportunity to paddle around Nancy Greene Lake

          Locals and tourists will have the chance to experience stand-up paddle boarding at Nancy Greene.

          Josie Hotel in Rossland to provide local jobs

          The Josie Hotel will provide approximately 90 to 100 jobs, according to the hotel’s general manager.

          New Castlegar clothing store Swish all about figure-friendly fashion

          A new retail store has opened up in Castlegar, and owner Lynn Ujvary has a different philosophy.