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Living through a terrorist attack

A former Okanagan student was down the street from the Ariana Grande concert when the arena was attacked

Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy responds to final count

The final results of the B.C. election are in, but it’s unclear who will form government.

Rossland Museum to celebrate Phase I renewal project completion with grand opening

The grand opening of the newly renovated Rossland Museum will take place on Friday, June 30.

B.C. political legend Grace McCarthy dies

Remembered for rebuilding Social Credit, launching SkyTrain

BC Hydro prepares for high water year

BC Hydro will be closely monitoring water levels in the Columbia River drainage system.

Rossland council recommends primary liquor license for Eagles

Council recommended Liquor Control & Licensing award a license to the Fraternal Order of Eagles.

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Bear in pool
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After 75 years, San Martino Club stays true to origins
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Rossland elders take snow cat up Grey and Granite mountains
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Letter home to mom
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Construction on Spokane Street project begins Friday

Construction for the Spokane Street and Leroi Avenue Infrastructure Project begins Friday.

  • May 25th, 2017

Golf carts taking to Chase’s streets

The Village of Chase a guinea pig for a new provincial plan

Langford man pleads guilty in death of West Shore RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton pleads guilty to two counts in the death of Const. Sarah Beckett in April 2016.

ELECTION 2017: B.C. will have first minority government in 64 years

Negotiations between parties may determine if B.C. Liberals can continue

B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

NDP extends lead as vote tally continues in Courtenay-Comox

Ronna-Rae Leonard builds lead to 148 votes with 500 more to go

Special weather statement in effect for West Kootenay

Warm spell will accelerate snowmelt and lead to rising rivers, possibly causing flooding.

  • May 23rd, 2017

UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

UPDATE: Final vote counts coming in, no seat changes yet

Recount in Courtenay-Comox leaves 13-vote NDP lead

Paying tribute to a primeval passage

Uninterrupted celebrates the Adams River sockeye run in an extraordinary way.

High snow and water levels in West Kootenay mean increased risk of flooding

Increased snow pack and water saturation levels prompt call to be prepared for flooding.

Teck sells Waneta Dam shares to Fortis for $1.2 billion

Teck will sell its two-thirds interest in Waneta Dam to Fortis Inc. for $1.2 billion

Parties jockey for position in B.C. minority

NDP’s John Horgan says he and Christy Clark have nothing to talk about

Rossland student places third in Junior Dragons Den Championship

A Rossland Summit School student placed third in this year’s Junior Dragons Den.