Tamara Hynd

Walter Popoff

Walter Popoff chosen for Seniors Advocate Council of Advisers

Popoff, a resident of the rural community of Krestova, is one of 30 members selected from across BC.

Walter Popoff
The BC Nordic team won a bronze medal in the men’s relay at the Canada Winter Games today. Left to right: David Palmer of Rossland

BC Nordic team win bronze in men’s relay

The BC team, with four Rossland Black Jack skiers, win gold and two bronze medals at Canada Winter Games.

The BC Nordic team won a bronze medal in the men’s relay at the Canada Winter Games today. Left to right: David Palmer of Rossland
Nelson's Julien Locke participating in the 10 km race at the Canada Winter Games.

BC Nordic team wins gold and bronze at Canada Winter Games

The BC Nordic team, including Nelson’s Julien Locke, is performing well at the Canada Winter Games in Prince George.

Nelson's Julien Locke participating in the 10 km race at the Canada Winter Games.
The BC Coroners Service has identified Yahk resident Waylon Jesse Edey

Man fatally shot by RCMP had a history of impaired driving

BC’s Independent Investigations Office is investigating the shooting that occurred last week near Castlegar.

The BC Coroners Service has identified Yahk resident Waylon Jesse Edey
World Freeskiing Champion Alison Gannett (not pictured) and two time US Telemark Champion Karen Reader teach more than one way to conquer a cliff during their ladies only KEEN Rippin Chix Steeps skills camp at Whitewater last weekend. The camp will be at Red Mountain this weekend.

Warming up for Coldsmoke

Women who signed up for the KEEN Rippin Chix Steeps ski camp last weekend learned there's more than one way to conquer a cliff.

World Freeskiing Champion Alison Gannett (not pictured) and two time US Telemark Champion Karen Reader teach more than one way to conquer a cliff during their ladies only KEEN Rippin Chix Steeps skills camp at Whitewater last weekend. The camp will be at Red Mountain this weekend.
The RCMP deployed additional resources to Slocan in the search for suspect Peter Degroot who they 'consider to be armed and dangerous'. Air support

Slocan suspect considered armed and dangerous

Slocan City is still under lock down as the RCMP search for suspect Peter Degroot, who is alleged to have fired at police yesterday.

The RCMP deployed additional resources to Slocan in the search for suspect Peter Degroot who they 'consider to be armed and dangerous'. Air support
18-year-old Brooke Malakoff is back home in Fernie to continue her battle with cancer.

Fernie girl continues her fight with cancer

Almost one year after she was diagnosed with cancer, Brooke Malakoff is staying strong and still smiling.

18-year-old Brooke Malakoff is back home in Fernie to continue her battle with cancer.
NIne-year-old Ashley Verhaeghe-Jones is the newest paper carrier at The Free Press.

Carrier Appreciation Week: First job for a Fernie girl

Nine-year-old Ashley Verhaeghe-Jones just began her very first job, working as a newspaper carrier for The Free Press.

NIne-year-old Ashley Verhaeghe-Jones is the newest paper carrier at The Free Press.