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Fire at Kalesnikoff Lumber quickly extinguished

Fire at Kalesnikoff Lumber quickly extinguished

Thursday fire calls for team work between Kalesnikoff fire brigade and Tarrys, Crescent Valley and Ooteschenia volunteer fire departments.
School 'fix-it fund' grows for B.C. election year

School 'fix-it fund' grows for B.C. election year

$45 million available this year, taken from three-year budget for major repairs complete by next spring
Fire warning issued for weekend campers

Fire warning issued for weekend campers

Campfires are still allowed, but larger fires are banned in much of B.C. and fines for breaking fire restrictions have been tripled
Cougars on the prowl in Greater Trail

Cougars on the prowl in Greater Trail

With two cougar sightings in Greater Trail, WildsafeBC warns locals to keep their pets and children close.
Former B.C. government staffer charged with breach of trust

Former B.C. government staffer charged with breach of trust

Brian Bonney charged in connection with B.C. Liberal Party's ethnic outreach strategy
School District 20 board approves busing fees, late French Immersion at Crowe

School District 20 board approves busing fees, late French Immersion at Crowe

Kootenay-Columbia School District 20 approved the new district busing fees and a late French Immersion program at Crowe.
Kootenay Boundary emergency personnel rescue stranded climber

Kootenay Boundary emergency personnel rescue stranded climber

Grand Forks RCMP, Trail Fire Rescue and multiple search and rescue teams helped rescue a climber stranded under the Paulson Bridge.
Rossland council discusses RDKB’s liquid waste management plan

Rossland council discusses RDKB’s liquid waste management plan

Rossland city council voted to support the RDKB's Liquid Waste Management Plan, but also to continue pursuing a plan B.
Fine for passing school bus more than doubles

Fine for passing school bus more than doubles

Fine goes up to $368 for ignoring flashing lights as children get on and off, same as new distracted driving penalty
Evacuations ordered again in North Peace

Evacuations ordered again in North Peace

Emergency reception centre at Fort St. John Arena reopens as people allowed to go home last week have to leave again