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Trail church asks families to tend the Christmas kettles

Volunteering teaches kids how to be generous of heart, if they can’t be generous of wallet

Nelson-area man wants trapping laws changed after dog killed

Louis Seguin’s 10-month-old Australian shepherd died in a body-gripping trap last month

Over $25,000 raised for Columbia Basin literacy

Success for 2018 Books for Kids campaign

  • Dec 11, 2018
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Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI

West Kootenay highways a mess as heavy snowfall continues

‘Roads are very icy, people have to be patient and have to slow down’

Snowfall warning across the West Kootenay

A strong Pacific frontal system had Environment Canada issuing a snowfall advisory early Tuesday

Free senior fitness programs coming up in Trail

The free sessions start at the Trail Aquatic Centre in January for anyone aged 65 and older

Climbing group launches fundraiser for Castlegar cliffs

TAWKROC wants to raise $60,000 to purchase the property from the owners

  • Dec 8, 2018

Wanted man captured by Trail RCMP

Ishmani Baker was arrested at a rural property on Columbia Gardens Road

Crews quell early-morning fire in Rivervale

Fire confined to garage, one occupant taken to hospital

Accident causes headaches for Castlegar commuters

Traffic backed up at intersection with Highway 3

KBRH deals with isolated bed bug cases

Bed bugs are occasionally transported into hospital and other health care environments

Rosslanders turn out in droves for heritage planning

Public workshop hears ideas on preserving history of land, institutions, and neighbourhoods

Rossland Library ready to re-open

Re-stocking of shelves happening this week; opens on Tuesday

VIDEO: Kootenay fiddlers join Natalie McMaster on stage

Castlegar violin teacher Brie Hurlbert and her students play with famous fiddler.

Empathy, not ire when Trail man catches perp red-handed

“The kid needed a hug, not me getting physical,” Jeff Bruce said after tracking down alleged thief.

Trail RCMP arrest local man for break and enter

Search of the suspect discovered tools for breaking into coin operated machines

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

The public is invited to comment on the changes until Jan. 11, 2019.

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats