Local Business

Contest woos creative workers to Kaslo

Fun stunt highlights serious concern for rural B.C. towns

Chef Choquette bringing fine dining to Red Mountain

Red Mountain will soon be home to a fine dining experience with a view of the chairlift.

New Glade ferry enters testing phase

The Glade II will be able to carry heavier loads and will emit less greenhouse gases.

Red Mountain crowdfunding campaign hits $1.5 million

Red Mountain Resort’s crowdfunding campaign has hit the minimum offering.

No commercial room to let in downtown Rossland

There are no “for rent” signs posted in Rossland’s downtown.

Chris and Kathy Sykes hand over Castlegar Tim Horton’s to new owners

This week Chris and Kathy Sykes handed over ownership of the store they have run for 19 years.

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Innovative Kootenay partnership wins clean energy award

The award is being given for their unique partnership that has developed innovative solutions

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Castlegar entrepreneur crafting coffin bed

The coffin under construction in one local entrepreneur’s garage isn’t a prop for Halloween.

B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

Rossland businesses shine at chamber awards

One Rossland business also got to take home one of the awards.

Rossland contractor building new commercial spaces

A local contractor has taken the initiative to create more commercial spaces in Rossland.

Area credit unions seek to join forces

Partner credit unions began on a process to explore the benefits of creating a single credit union.

  • Sep 21st, 2017

Record number of Commercial Building Awards finalists

A record 37 finalists have been announced for the Commercial Building Awards.

  • Sep 14th, 2017

Arrow Lakes groups to get funding from RDCK

Some Arrow Lakes organizations received funding following the board meeting of the RDCK.

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Restrictions on use of ‘bank’ to be reviewed

The federal government is going to review Bank Act restrictions around the use of the term “bank.”

  • Aug 24th, 2017

Rossland business owner offers high-performance training

A Rosslander who offers high-performance training in Trail hopes to expand with a Rossland location.

Grand Forks RCMP warn of drieway seal scam

Recently there have been several complaints in the Kootenay and Okanagan areas.

  • Jul 27th, 2017

Credit unions no longer able to do ‘banking’

From now on you won’t be allowed to do any “banking” with your local credit union.

  • Jul 27th, 2017

New opportunity to paddle around Nancy Greene Lake

Locals and tourists will have the chance to experience stand-up paddle boarding at Nancy Greene.