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MLA's former staffer charged with theft, fraud

MLA's former staffer charged with theft, fraud

Rob Fleming says he reported 'shocking discovery' to Victoria police, thefts from his MLA office may date back to 2009
Radon remediation for SD 20

Radon remediation for SD 20

Radon tests show some SD 20 schools including some in Castlegar have unacceptable levels.
Take a tour of the Columbia Pollution Control Centre

Take a tour of the Columbia Pollution Control Centre

The CPCC could be getting an upgrade, so Rossland News went on site to see how Rossland’s sewage is currently disposed of.
Smart meter class action suit fails

Smart meter class action suit fails

Effect from thousands of wireless meters impossible to assess against other radio frequency emission sources
Drug overdose deaths surge 74 per cent so far in 2016

Drug overdose deaths surge 74 per cent so far in 2016

Coroners record 56 deaths in January and 371 for the year's first six months, fentanyl detected in 60 per cent
BC SPCA hiring animal cruelty investigator for the West Kootenay

BC SPCA hiring animal cruelty investigator for the West Kootenay

Animal abusers beware — SPCA special provincial constable soon to be on scene investigating complaints.
Miss BC winners crowned

Miss BC winners crowned

Contestants from around B.C. named at annual event. The pageant has raised $288,000 to date for Cops for Cancer.
Castlegar RCMP arrest distraught, axe-wielding woman

Castlegar RCMP arrest distraught, axe-wielding woman

Castlegar RCMP arrested Natasha Healy in Robson BC, after she damaged a house with an axe.
Kootenay climbers association buys bluffs

Kootenay climbers association buys bluffs

The Association of West Kootenay Rock Climbers has been successful in its bid to save the area known as the Kinnaird Bluffs.
Brooks wants B.C. Conservative job back

Brooks wants B.C. Conservative job back

Dan Brooks quit in January, but now says an internal legal dispute is behind him and he will stand for leader again in September