Staff Writer

57 shows in a row

Joe Hill Coffee House to hit new milestone with its upcoming show.

Time for a change

The boundaries of existing electoral districts within the Columbia-Kootenay region could be changed under proposed Bill 2.

Robbery in Robson

Police press release issued in regard to Friday evening incident

Calling all wilderness explorers

Get ready for another season of camping, hiking and picnicking as BC Parks' reservation system, Discover Camping, prepares to open.

Finding your way can often be a rocky road

Brett Wildeman's Rocky Road tour will stop in Rossland on Saturday, March 8 at the Alpine Grind Café.

Deadly conditions in the backcountry

The Canadian Avalanche Centre (CAC) is urging backcountry recreationists to avoid aggressive, unsupported avalanche this week.

Shred the Love in Rossland

Top skiers and snowboarders, including Megan Pischke, Kendra Starr and Kasha Rigby, will Shred the Love at Red this weekend.

Selkirk College announces Teck Serv summer applied research internship call for proposals

Money is available to cover the cost of hiring a student to work on an applied research project at Teck this summer.

ORV legislation will keep backcountry safe

Bill 13, the Off Road Vehicle Act, promises certainty, safety and regulatory structure for thousands of off-road enthusiasts.

The fight against cancer takes to the slopes of Red Mountain

The Canadian Cancer Society is teaming up with Rosslanders and Red Mountain Resort to present the second annual Slopes for Hope.

Hazardous road conditions cause truck to overturn

A fuel tanker truck overturned on the Schofield Highway Monday morning, causing a road closure until late in the day.

Rural area outside of Rossland looking to change its name

Area B surrounding the Golden City is looking to change its name to the Electoral Area of Lower Columbia/Old Glory.

Selkirk College nursing students host annual beans and rice dinner

The Selkirk College Nursing Program’s annual Beans and Rice extravaganza returns to Rossland in March.

Area B property taxes set to drop

Property taxes in the rural area outside of Rossland will be dropping this year, according to the draft financial plan released last week.

Deadly day in the backcountry

An avalanche Sunday afternoon in the Lightning Strike Ski area trapped two backcountry skiers, killing one man.

Food activist to speak at meeting of West Kootenay Naturalists

Celebrated food activist Jon Steinman is guest speaker for the West Kootenay Naturalists meeting on Monday, Feb. 24 at the Genelle Hall.

Electoral Boundaries Commission Act under review

A change could be coming to the West Kootenay-Boundary’s electoral district boundaries.

The Rossland Museum wants your stories

The Rossland Historical Museum is actively working to record your stories with its Old Timer Interviews project.

ReTreat Yourself on March 8

B4BC’s Shred The Love Breast Cancer Benefit and Red Mountain Resort hosts “ReTreat Yourself” for cancer survivors on Saturday, March 8.

Special public avalanche warning for Rossland region

Canadian Avalanche Centre warns of potential for large, destructive avalanches in forecast regions, including the Rossland backcountry.