Betsy Kline

FortisBC explains rate change proposal

FortisBC met with customers in Castlegar to explain their new time-of-use rate proposal.

RCMP urge drivers to be more cautious

The top causes of accidents in the West Kootenay are distracted driving, impaired driving and speed.

MOTI, Emcon provide context in highway maintenance debate

The Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure refuted claims at a city council meeting.

West Kootenay doctor brings innovative approach to emergency response

He remains on call and leaves the comforts of his home for some of the harshest realities of life.

Castlegar first responders attend to two highway collisions

Firefighters used the Jaws of Life and rope rescue equipment to free the occupant of the vehicle.

Castlegar homicide victim ID’d

The victim was 38-year-old Jordan Workman of Castlegar, B.C.

Castlegar homicide victim identified

The victim was 38-year-old Jordan Workman of Castlegar, B.C.

Movie filmed in Castlegar B.C. opens Friday

Hollow in the Land starring Dianna Agron will be playing in select cinemas.

Movie filmed in Castlegar opens Friday

Hollow in the Land starring Dianna Agron will be playing at the Kootenay Centre Cinemas.

Open house for garden lovers

Castlegar Communities in Bloom hosting event featuring speakers and peony growing tips.

Santa makes magical visit to two Castlegar children

“It was pretty magical, I was pretty blown away by Santa,” said the children’s mother.

City of Castlegar hires former CAO as airport consultant

John Malcolm has been hired on a six-month contract to act on the city’s behalf on airport matters.

Trail flight diverted to Castlegar on day of grand opening

Weather conditions move flight scheduled for Trail Regional Airport terminal to Castlegar .

CPR Holiday Train rolls into Castlegar Tuesday

The CPR Holiday Train has been making tracks across Canada and is its way to arrive in Castlegar.

Castlegar councillors, region’s MLA, have had it with ambulance wait times

The main concerns revolve around wait times, especially for patient transfers to another facility.

Chris and Kathy Sykes hand over Castlegar Tim Horton’s to new owners

This week Chris and Kathy Sykes handed over ownership of the store they have run for 19 years.

Thankful client shares story at Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy AGM

Kyoko Smith came to CBAL through a settlement program, her story highlights what CBAL is all about.

UPDATE: Two seriously injured in head-on crash near Genelle

A multi-vehicle accident closed down Highway 22 between Castlegar and Genelle for almost four hours

B.C. Minister of Children and Family Katrine Conroy cuts ribbon at new Castlegar daycare

Blueberry Creek Community School opens licensed infant and toddler daycare.

Rossland remembers

Hundreds gathered for Remembrance Day ceremonies Saturday on Rossland’s main street.