Bill Metcalfe

Kootenay Literary Competition returns

The deadline for submissions from writers across the Kootenays is December 31

Lemon Creek charges stayed against company

The Crown’s case against Executive Flight Centre for polluting Lemon Creek in 2013 was defeated.

Report: Proposed Castlegar airport upgrade could increase reliability

New system would require a different kind of plane than Air Canada currently flies to Castlegar

Researcher asking for public help to locate meteorites

Planetary scientist looking for video evidence of where recent fireball landed

Safeguarding animals during wildfires

PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of animal companions.

Shambhala Music Festival cancels Sunday night lineup

More than 17,000 festival goers have been at the music festival since Friday.

Organizers preparing for worst as wildfire burns near Shambhala Music Festival

Evacuating 15,000 festival attendees would be easier than evacuating a town: public safety director

Family awaiting decision on police shooting in Slocan

Did the RCMP act improperly when they shot and killed Peter de Groot in a cabin near Slocan?

U.S. Sinixt have hunting rights in Canada, court rules

Court decision brings Sinixt back from 'extinction' in Canada

Black Press names new Kootenay/Boundary publisher

Eric Lawson comes to the West Kootenay/Boundary with three decades of community media experience.

No fix for Castlegar airport, experts say

The company that oversees Canada’s air navigation systems says improving the success rate of landings will be close to impossible.