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Castlegar man charged with impaired driving after Columbia Ave. collision

SUV made a left turn in front of an oncoming vehicle, striking it head on

Castlegar rec commission gives go-ahead for $13-million grant application

With just two weeks to deadline, getting the application ready will be a huge task

Snowfall warning continues in Kootenays

Paulson Summit and Kootenay Pass are expected to receive 5 to 10 cm of snow today and another 15 cm tonight

  • Jan 9, 2019
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SUV speeds down Highway 1 before crashing into cable barrier
'Robot' device helps babies cope with pain
Future restaurants to feature robot servers
New Zealand bans sales of assault weapons

Three Castlegar pot shops approved by city

Applications will now go back to province for further approval

Kootenays unemployment rate best in B.C.

In one year, the region has gone from highest unemployment rate to lowest, at 3.1 per cent

Fire destroys Cherryville home

Lumby and Cherryville community rallying around young family

Trail cops capture fugitive

Window escape didn’t work out like it does in the movies

EDITORIAL: On the ongoing hostage situation at the Castlegar airport

Tackling airport reliability a David-and-Goliath challenge for city

UPDATED: Avalanche control closes Highways 3, 31

Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston expected to be shut down until 4 p.m. Thursday

Wet, mild December held few surprises for forecasters

While precipitation was normal, mild temperatures meant little fell as snow

Snowfall warning issued for West Kootenay

Snowfall amounts up to 40 centimetres starting later this evening

West Kootenay property assessments show stable market

If you own property in the West Kootenay, chances are its value…

West Kootenay property assessments show stable market

Most residential properties rose 10-18 per cent in value

West Kootenay property assessments show stable market

Most residential properties rose 10-18 per cent in value

Missing skier airlifted from backcountry near Whitewater

A man had been reported missing Monday afternoon

Alert skiers snuff out cabin fire near Rossland

Booty’s Cabin is one of 9 volunteer-built cabins on the Rossland Range

Local suppliers say they were stiffed by Kootenay Country Music Festival

Collapse of promoter’s business has left several suppliers out thousands

Trail movie theatre one of the Top Ten in Canada

The Royal Theatre is #7 on Chatelaine’s list of top movie theatres in Canada

Free shuttle running at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital

Parking and main access have been ongoing challenges since KBRH construction began in October