Sheri Regnier

Trail shelter remains open amid pandemic

The emergency shelter season usually ends March 31

From medical equipment to water treatment, Teck Trail is an essential service

” … Trail operations is one of a few, and in some cases, the only North American supplier.”

All Kootenay Boundary parks and outdoor facilities closed

RDKB reminds all residents the shutdown is for public safety and in response to COVID-19

RDKB: Flushed wipes wreak havoc

Sewer systems are built to handle only human waste and toilet paper.

Kootenay Boundary doctors urge everyone to #stayhome

“The time is now. Every day will now see a doubling of cases,” report Kootenay Boundary doctors.

Information on Service BC office in Trail

The first hour priority service given to seniors and people who have underlying health conditions

Physical distancing has Kootenays hunting for hearts

PHOTOS: Courtesy of West & East Kootenay Social Distancing Fun Hunt! Facebook page

Close call has B.C. senior warning of an unexpected fire hazard

Ruth Kaspick’s couch cushions went up in flames when a smouldering heat pack was hit with oxygen

Trail shuts down all parks and playgrounds

These measures are all under the direction from local, provincial and federal health officials

BC Transit implements rear door loading, no fares

BC Transit introduces these changes as a social distancing measure

Flights from Trail to Vancouver will be suspended March 24

Pacific Coastal Airlines says it is anticipating that flights will resume on May 3

Trail announces cancellation of Silver City Days

The annual event was slated over five days starting May 6

Kootenay Métis leader recognized with prestigious award

The Order of the Métis Nation is the highest award of honour and recognition that can be bestowed

RCMP investigating accident near Nancy Green junction

PHOTOS: Kootenay Boundary first responders called to Hwy 3 scene Monday night

Columbia River Treaty talks returned to Washington, D.C. last week

Next round of Columbia River Treaty negotiation meetings are TBA

UPDATED: More City of Trail closures

All shutdowns go into effect indefinitely on March 17

Provincial approval key to RDKB’s $46M grant application

Approval letter key to $46 million grant application for sewage treatment plant upgrades

Court makes a ruling on Kootenay highway acid spills

Justice Riley ruled to let 3 plaintiffs pursue separate claims instead of one joint action

Trail RCMP seek female suspect in armed robbery

Police report the crime occurred at the East Trail Safeway on Sunday

Trail RCMP seek female suspect in armed robbery

Police report the crime occurred at the East Trail Safeway on Sunday