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25th Wine Tasting Festival: wine, disco and a good cause

25th Wine Tasting Festival: wine, disco and a good cause

Rossland Rotary Club’s 25th annual Wine Tasting Festival event is uncorked this Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Prestige Mountain Resort.

25th Wine Tasting Festival: wine, disco and a good cause
Become a part of the Electro-Social Club cast

Become a part of the Electro-Social Club cast

If you like to be the centre of attention and enjoy electronic dance music then Electro-Social Club (ESC) invites you to apply as an actor.

Become a part of the Electro-Social Club cast
On Thursday last week the Rossland School Grade 4 class participated in the children's version of the new program Mining and Moguls: Rossland's Ski Story.

Drawing in the young crowds to the Rossland Museum

Last week the Rossland Grade 4 class participated in the children's version of the program Mining and Moguls: Rossland's Ski Story.

On Thursday last week the Rossland School Grade 4 class participated in the children's version of the new program Mining and Moguls: Rossland's Ski Story.
Joe Hill: Remembering Pete Seeger

Joe Hill: Remembering Pete Seeger

Today performers at Rossland’s Joe Hill Coffee House will be celebrating the songs of the late, great Pete Seeger.

Joe Hill: Remembering Pete Seeger
RDKB defers motion to raise stipends

Delving into the regional district budget

Rural residents around Rossland will have a chance to have their say on the upcoming regional district budget.

RDKB defers motion to raise stipends
Rosslanders invited to become part of the Canadian Avalanche Centre’s observer network

Rosslanders invited to become part of the Canadian Avalanche Centre’s observer network

Upgrade to CAC’s smartphone app allows users to share observations and information under the new observer network.

Rosslanders invited to become part of the Canadian Avalanche Centre’s observer network
Out with a whimper

Out with a whimper

Warm and dry was one way to describe the weather in Rossland for January.

Out with a whimper
A sample email.

Rosslanders advised to keep their personal information safe

A scam involving fraudulent communications purported to be from Canada Revenue Agency has been circulating the area.

A sample email.
More telephone scams plague Rossland, region

More telephone scams plague Rossland, region

Fraud artists are trying to trick people out of personal information by posing as representatives of well-known companies.

More telephone scams plague Rossland, region
Arts, culture and heritage grant applications available
 to creative Rosslanders

Arts, culture and heritage grant applications available
 to creative Rosslanders

Artists in all disciplines are invited to apply for funding through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance.

Arts, culture and heritage grant applications available
 to creative Rosslanders
Applications open in Rossland for CBT grant money

Applications open in Rossland for CBT grant money

Programs in Rossland will vie for a total of $44,700 in new funding, with $742.22 left unallocated from previous years.

Applications open in Rossland for CBT grant money
Rossland Museum taking part in provincial exchange

Rossland Museum taking part in provincial exchange

The Rossland Museum is participating in Provincial Wonder. The plan is to get kids up to the museum to write letters about snow.

Rossland Museum taking part in provincial exchange
Jade Gaudet

Rossland figure skaters post high marks in regional competition

The Rossland Figure Skating Club fared well at the West Kootenay Invitational Figure Skating Competition Jan.17-19.

Jade Gaudet
Influenza vaccine supply running low for Rosslanders

Influenza vaccine supply running low for Rosslanders

Health-care workers across the province have vaccinated a record number of Rosslanders and people across B.C. against this year's flu.

Influenza vaccine supply running low for Rosslanders
A call for Rossland's best

A call for Rossland’s best

Nominations are now being accepted for 2014 Order of British Columbia honour and Rossland needs to put its best forward.

A call for Rossland's best
25th Wine Tasting Festival: wine, disco and a good cause

Rossland Rotary celebration includes Polyester Disco Nights

Rossland Rotary Club is celebrating its 25th annual Wine Tasting Festival event with a Polyester Disco Nights dance Feb. 22.

25th Wine Tasting Festival: wine, disco and a good cause
Wilderness drawings from a new Rossland talent

Wilderness drawings from a new Rossland talent

The art of former Rosslander Sarah Burwash is captured in her first book, The Far Woods.

Wilderness drawings from a new Rossland talent
2014 Rossland Winter Carnival Skatepark fundraiser

2014 Rossland Winter Carnival Skatepark fundraiser

The Rossland Skatepark Association will be hosting the official after party for ‘The Wild In The Streets’ jib jam competition on Saturday.

2014 Rossland Winter Carnival Skatepark fundraiser
LCIC sends out request for proposals for information template design

LCIC sends out request for proposals for information template design

Lower Columbia Initiatives Corp. is requesting proposals to create an information 
template to contain economic related metrics.

LCIC sends out request for proposals for information template design
Treacherous highways

Treacherous highways

2013 saw nine deaths on the West Kootenay highways around Rossland, and West Kootenay Traffic Services identified the causes.

Treacherous highways