Community

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

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British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Self-isolated Aldergrove grandpa finds way to surprise grandson on 3rd birthday
How much to spend on a baby shower gift
Does your dog hate wearing a Halloween costume?

Rossland fundraiser seeks to build shelter for ‘living legend’

Local man to help Garry Camozzi, a friend, who’s fallen on hard times

New home means bright future for aboriginal service agency

COINS opened its new headquarters on Oct. 29

Mural commemorates Rossland veterans

Mural installed by cenotaph near the library

Rossland couple touched by community’s search for missing dog

Molly was lost for nearly three weeks, but massive community effort found her

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Repairs made to Rossland arena cooling system, ice-making underway

But costly decision still needed on long-term repairs

Young Agrarians bring ferment and feast event to Castlegar

Community members are invited to join for all or part of the event on Sunday.

  • Oct 5, 2019

Federal candidates’ schedules for South Okanagan-West Kootenay

A handy guide to when the candidates will be visiting our area

Rossland’s cannabis dispensary opens October 1

Jimmy’s Cannabis shop will provide a wide variety of options for medical and recreational users

Rossland artists search for meaning in sports-minded mountain town

Council for Arts seeks input from public on value of culture

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Active life is family affair for Castlegar mom-and-daughter athletes

Two generations taking part in 55+ Senior’s Games