Betsy Kline

May storm sets rainfall record for West Kootenay

Monthly precipitation 53 per cent above average

Suspect arrested in arson fire that destroyed two Castlegar homes

The fire took place Friday in north Castlegar

Pay guarantee removed for some Kootenay on-call paramedics

Guarantee phased out as BCEHS introduces a new “scheduled on call” model

Trial date set in Castlegar RCMP shooting death

Constable Jason Tait has elected a jury trial.

West Kootenay real estate already starting to bounce back from COVID dip

In the last 14 days there have been 46 new real estate listings in the West Kootenay.

Arrests made after vehicle search yields items related to Castlegar home invasion

Two Robson residents are now facing a number of charges.

Kootenay businesses struggling to find workers

People are opting to stay home and collect CERB rather than return to work.

Kootenay Columbia School District expanding school care to Tier 2 essential workers

District asks parents to fill out a survey before Monday to help with planning

West Kootenay drivers asked to stop blocking FortisBC access roads

People looking for ways to access shorelines may be putting public safety at risk.

Pass Creek Fall Fair canceled for 2020 due to COVID-19

Annual Castlegar event cancelled due to COVID-19.

Interior Health issues warning over COVID-19 outbreak at Alberta work camp

Workers who have been at the Kearl Lake oil sands project are asked to self-isolate.

Body of man convicted in Castlegar robbery found in Kamloops river

Brandon Malkinson was convicted of break and enter and assault at the Chameleon restaurant

Thief steals Castlegar family’s Easter gifts

Castlegar mom battling cancer disheartened when thief steals children’s gifts.

West Kootenay Regional Airport facing financial challenges

The City of Castlegar is having to make some tough decisions at its airport.

RCMP search for armed suspects following robbery at Castlegar home

Suspects fled in a red 2014 Jeep Cherokee.

Castlegar hospice director says COVID-19 measures make serving the dying heartbreaking

Social distancing brings big challenges to offering support

Castlegar and Trail Chevron offering free gas for front line workers

Health care, fire, police, paramedics included in offer

COVID-19 comes to Castlegar

Local doctors urging public to stay home as local cases surface