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Award-winning cheese maker visits Rossland

The story of Jean Morin’s cheese operation is a lesson other small towns can learn

Firefighters extinguish early-morning blaze in Rossland

Neighbour alerted family of four, no injuries reported

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Three in serious condition after single-vehicle accident leaves Jeep totalled

Rescued snowmobilers ill-prepared for emergency, Castlegar RCMP say

Two men rescued Wednesday night were not ready for overnight in back country

Kootenay man dies in crash near Sparwood

Accident occurred last night east of Sparwood, RCMP appealing for witnesses

Police share more details on occupants and suspicious van in Fruitvale

Vehicle in question offered young girl a ride to school on Feb. 19

Selkirk College opens up debate on sports team name, logo

Asking for public comment on ‘Saints’ name until March 1

Man injured in police shooting near Nelson has died

The death follows an incident in Bonnington on Feb. 13

  • Feb 20, 2019

Trail RCMP seeking info on van near Fruitvale school

Vehicle in question offered young girl a ride to school

Thieves target Genelle commercial properties

Police believe thefts may be connected

Lemon Creek fuel truck driver gets $20,000 fine

Danny LaSante was sentenced in Nelson court today

South Slocan woman killed in Friday crash

Police continue to investigate cause of fatal crash

Province announces $23 million for upgrades at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital

West Kootenay-Boundary Regional Hospital District Board has yet to review the provincial proposal

UPDATE: Two-car accident closes Highway 3A at Thrums

Road expected to open for single-lane alternating traffic at 2 p.m.

Man found dead identified as Andreas Pittinger

Pittinger was known locally for hosting a radio show

Man seriously hurt after police shooting near Nelson

Incident has been reported to provincial police watchdog

  • Feb 13, 2019

Smart-thinking teen has quick rescue on Red Mountain

SAR says girl made every right decision when lost on ski hill

Reduced spring service planned for Kootenay Lake ferry

Expected low lake levels is the reason for the longer wait times

Nakusp sledders move poker derby to protect caribou

Annual fundraiser moved miles away after tracks spotted