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Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

The sheer monstrosity of Shanghai!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip
Part of the Xi'an Wall

Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Part of the Xi'an Wall
Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.

UPDATE: Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide

A mudslide in Sunnybrae has sent two people to hospital with injuries.

Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.
The Kootenay Columbia Trails Society’s Dewdney Trail upgrade project was approved for $14

Columbia Basin Trust approves 38 recreation infrastructure projects

A Rossland-area project was approved by Columbia Basin Trust to receive a chunk of $1.8 million in funding announced Thursday, March 16.

The Kootenay Columbia Trails Society’s Dewdney Trail upgrade project was approved for $14
A terrifying and fire-filled crash closed Highway 1 for the majority of Monday

Falkland man identified as victim in fatal truck crash

A Falkland, B.C. man was identified as the victim of a fiery crash of the Trans-Canada Highway east of Revelstoke on Monday, Mar. 13.

A terrifying and fire-filled crash closed Highway 1 for the majority of Monday
Johnsons Landing is being evacuated amid fears of a possible landslide.

UPDATED: Johnsons Landing off evacuation alert

The alert was lifted Tuesday afternoon by the RDCK after the slide was found to be minor.

Johnsons Landing is being evacuated amid fears of a possible landslide.
Businesswoman Barbara Stegemann will speak at Find Your Divine this year.

Find Your Divine speaker wants to inspire women

Stegemann is following in the footsteps of last year’s presenter Margaret Trudeau at this year’s Find Your Divine event.

Businesswoman Barbara Stegemann will speak at Find Your Divine this year.
A terrifying fire-filled crash killed one truck driver Monday.

One killed in four vehicle crash near Revelstoke

A four-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway east of Revelstoke Monday morning claimed the life of a truck driver, RCMP confirmed.

A terrifying fire-filled crash killed one truck driver Monday.
Voter registration notices.

Voter registration notices are in the mail

Voter registration notices are being sent across British Columbia starting Feb. 14.

Voter registration notices.
A member of Avalanche Canada’s South Rockies Field Team helps keep backcountry users safe. Columbia Basin Trust is committing $450

CBT announces $450,000 for Avalanche Canada over three years

The Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) announced Friday that it will fund Avalanche Canada with $450,000 over three years.

A member of Avalanche Canada’s South Rockies Field Team helps keep backcountry users safe. Columbia Basin Trust is committing $450
One dead in avalanche near Ymir

One dead in avalanche near Ymir

The skier from Anchorage was with two others when the incident occurred Saturday morning.

One dead in avalanche near Ymir
Energy use hits high mark in Kootenays

Energy use hits high mark in Kootenays

Fortis BC reports highest energy demand since 2008

Energy use hits high mark in Kootenays
Keira Mackenzie Dowkes was the first baby born at Kootenay Boundary in 2017. She arrived just before 4 a.m. much to the delight of parents Stacy Schwab and Kevin Dowkes of Grand Forks.

Kootenay Boundary’s first baby of 2017 arrived Tuesday

Keira Mackenzie Dowkes of Grand Forks was the first baby born in 2017 at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital (KBRH).

Keira Mackenzie Dowkes was the first baby born at Kootenay Boundary in 2017. She arrived just before 4 a.m. much to the delight of parents Stacy Schwab and Kevin Dowkes of Grand Forks.
Modest increase expected in Rossland property assessments

Modest increase expected in Rossland property assessments

Rossland property owners will get off lighter than many of their Kootenay neighbours once the 2017 tax assessments arrive in the mail.

Modest increase expected in Rossland property assessments
QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016

How well do you know your provincial news? Take our #BCNewsQuiz and see how you score

QUIZ: 12 questions to test your knowledge of B.C. news in 2016
Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Stuck gym lockers, job queries top 2016 list of reasons to not call 911

Non-emergency calls can delay the response to a legitimate emergency

Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.
Kootenay Savings Credit Union staff members represented by the United Steelworkers Local 9705 are off the picket line with a pending agreement.

Kootenay Savings Credit Union, United Steel Workers union reach tentative agreement

Provisional agreement has been reached between KSCU and the union.

Kootenay Savings Credit Union staff members represented by the United Steelworkers Local 9705 are off the picket line with a pending agreement.
Enter the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce contest and win an all inclusive trip to China to see the Great Wall

Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

Enter the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce contest and win an all inclusive trip to China to see the Great Wall
The KSCU labour dispute has entered Week 2.

KSCU president responds to union comment

Credit Union CEO and president Brent Tremblay said the company has not changed the terms and conditions of employment.

The KSCU labour dispute has entered Week 2.
VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference

Watch a streaming feed of a press conference held by the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team.

VIDEO: Watch IHIT press conference