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Stewart Taylor left a musical legacy behind

The Cranbrook musical community is mourning the passage of one of its central personalities

Castlegar pastors find life in wheelchair a challenge

The men found the obstacles were both physical and mental.

Selkirk College nursing students visit Honduran migrants

Students were overwhelmed by migrants’ hope in the face of poverty and displacement

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Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI

Starbucks baristas in Trail donate $7,000 in tips

Funds will go toward the breakfast program in five Kootenay Columbia elementary schools

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Talking transgender issues with Nelson advocate

Nov. 20 is the Transgender Day of Remembrance

Remembrance Day Rossland 2018

Residents mark centenary of WW1 Armistice under clear skies

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

‘The Affectionate Son: the Great War in Words’ opens in Trail

Letters home during First World War highlighted in new Trail museum exhibit

  • Nov 6, 2018

Rossland students excel at Royal Conservatory piano exams

Exams are important step in students’ development

VIDEO: Moms Gone Wild thrill Canucks crowd

Members perform flash-mob Thriller routine at Rogers Arena on Halloween night

  • Nov 1, 2018

Castlegar man finds kidney donor in co-worker

After he found about Jeff Beck’s need, the universe began talking to Andre Boruck

Rossland group builds condos for helpful bats

Attracting bats keeps local insect populations in check

Rossland woman helps make trick-or-treating accessible to every child

The teal pumpkin is a welcome sign for families whose kids can’t have candy

Salmo woman in need of third liver transplant

An event Saturday raised $1,500 for Shelby Gielen

  • Oct 24, 2018