Community

Woman sends support bags to cancer patients across province

Chilliwack woman’s efforts inspired by late mother-in-law’s generous spirit

Driving Change: A B.C. man’s charitable trip across Canada

A Kelowna man, his bus, and his mission for positive change across our country

VIDEO: Work is play for this B.C. avalanche rescue dog

CARDA certified Joss’s Job is to save lives — but to her, it’s all a game

Selkirk College invites community input on strategic plan

The shared vision and purpose of Selkirk College are open to guidance from community stakeholders.

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Rossland Mountain Market kicks off outdoor market season

They will be set up downtown on Queen Street no matter the weather.

  • Apr 19th, 2018

SD8 teachers try out B.C.’s new curriculum

Over 200 SD8 teachers participated in a broad range of workshops for Curriculum Implementation Day.

  • Apr 19th, 2018
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BrickCan Lego Convention
New resident octopus at Vancouver Aquarium
Why one Hedley fan covered up her tattoo
VIDEO: Valentine's Day extra sweet for a just-released shark

Graduates and brides to be, don’t get scammed

BBB reminds you to do your homework when searching for the right dress for the occasion.

Ferraro Foods and Lions Club raise over $5,000 for Easter Seals

In all, $2,514.50 was raised by customers in both Ferraro Foods locations.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Local student wins Legion poster contest

We would like to thank all the students from the Castlegar schools who entered this contest.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Selkirk College breaks down barriers for diverse employment practices

On May 28, Selkirk College will host the Talent, Passion, Participation — Employment Conference.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Celebrate Earth Day by riding the bus for free

In celebration of Earth Day, bus riders will be able to travel for free on Saturday, April 21.

  • Apr 16th, 2018

Castlegar entrepreneur recognized for outstanding volunteer work

Community Futures Central Kootenay is pleased to recognize Chris Bell for years of volunteer work.

  • Apr 13th, 2018

VIDEO: 2 young B.C. pals spearhead autism awareness campaign

Two boys with autism spearhead campaign at Langley’s Dorothy Peacock Elementary

Kootenay Columbia Trails Society gears up to build two new trails

The local trails society is tackling two new projects this season and looking for member support.

Chief Petty Officer Second Class retires from Trail Sea Cadets

April 3, 2018, was an important day for Chief Petty Officer Second Class Ryan Buckley.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Cooking contest offers togetherness and prizes

The Hands-On Cook-Off Contest is Better Together’s passionate reminder to families all over B.C.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Selkirk College welding students earn medals in skills competition

A pair of students in Selkirk College’s Welder Foundation Program returned home with two medals.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Kootenay Pride First holding 2018 meeting

Each year Pride continues to grow and adapt to what the community wants and needs to see.

  • Apr 10th, 2018

BC Hydro finds incandescent bulbs still rule in B.C. homes

A recent BC Hydro survey illuminates the fact that inefficient incandescent bulbs remain.

  • Apr 12th, 2018

Selkirk College Digital Arts & New Media program students set to dazzle

It’s an annual springtime visual feast that showcases the best output by students.

  • Apr 6th, 2018