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Rossland Gold Fever Follies opening leaves attendees gushing

Rossland Gold Fever Follies opening leaves attendees gushing

The main floor of the Miners’ Hall was packed for the grand opening of the Gold Fever Follies.
MEd students explore place-based learning in Castlegar, Rossland

MEd students explore place-based learning in Castlegar, Rossland

Master of Education students from Nelson UBC have been exploring area communities.
Soldiers of Odin allegedly coming to Kootenays

Soldiers of Odin allegedly coming to Kootenays

The Soldiers of Odin are coming to the Kootenays — eventually.
Lightning sparks 28 fires in Southeast Fire Centre

Lightning sparks 28 fires in Southeast Fire Centre

Lightning started numerous fires throughout the region and more lightning is in the forecast.
Rossland’s FireSmart program holds workshop for Black Bear residents

Rossland’s FireSmart program holds workshop for Black Bear residents

Residents in Rossland’s Black Bear area are tackling wildfire risk on their properties headlong.
Kootenay West MLA eager to get to work with new government

Kootenay West MLA eager to get to work with new government

After a dozen years on the outside looking in, Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy is ready.
Seven Summits moving to Red Roof Church

Seven Summits moving to Red Roof Church

The Seven Summits Centre for Learning will start the new school year in a new location.
Discounted hotel rooms for wildfire evacuees

Discounted hotel rooms for wildfire evacuees

Coast Hotels offering support to help ease the burden on evacuees
Lightning sparks small wildfires throughout Southeast Fire Centre

Lightning sparks small wildfires throughout Southeast Fire Centre

28 small fires started in southeastern B.C. on Monday, but none are threatening
RCMP send 340 officers from B.C. and Alberta to help with wildfires

RCMP send 340 officers from B.C. and Alberta to help with wildfires

RCMP say there will be ‘no tolerance for criminal activities’ in fire evacuation zones