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British Columbia’s Great Highway turns 70

Today, the real wealth of the Crowsnest Highway encompasses more than mining, energy and forestry.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Rossland Moutain Market’s summer season begins

Rossland Moutain Market’s summer season begins on Thursday, June 1.

100 years and counting, Trail Maple Leaf Band

The Trail Maple Leaf Band is still marching strong into its centennial celebration.

Retired Trail doctor shares her incredible journey

Retired Dr. Brenda Trenholme cycled 12,000 kilometres in a four-month journey from Cairo to Cape Town.

Time change can wreak havoc on drivers

And that isn't the only reason accidents on B.C. roads spike right after the clocks fall back.

Rural voice is now stronger in Victoria with new Rural Economic Development portfolio

Cariboo-Chilcotin MLA Donna Barnett is now a Minister of State, giving rural communities an advocate at the cabinet table.

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US Customs and Border Patrol video of arrest at Lynden, Wash., for illegal entry
#MeToo launches new hashtag to mobilize voters
Scheer warns against progressive coalition; Trudeau, Singh spar over NAFTA
Singh says he'd form coalition to stop Tories as Trudeau pushes strategic voting

Bus fees rescinded in SD20

Trustees agreed on SD20 Transportation Plan, bus fees will be eliminated pending its approval from the ministry.

Photos helping in wildlife study

Pictures submitted by outdoor enthusiasts are shining new light on bobcat and lynx habitats in the province.

Trail: Prepare for no mail delivery next week

Mail service may cease by Monday if negotiations between Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) remain at a standstill.

Trail: Live the life of your dreams, Class of 2016

Work hard and never lose sight of your dreams, are two themes from the grade ceremony for J.L. Crowe's 2016 class.

  • Jun 29, 2016

New toll-free number to report elder abuse

Interior Health is the first health authority in the province to introduce a region-wide number to report abuse.

Community invited to Aboriginal Day in Trail

For the first time in Trail, Aboriginal Day will be celebrated this weekend. The community is invited to Gyro Park on Sunday.

Hutcheson golden at Karate provincials

Sensai Scott Hutcheson of the Beaver Valley and Rossland Chito Ryu Karate dojos won gold and silver at the BC Karate championships.

Kootenay Boundary coordinator says everyone plays a part in emergency planning

Emergency preparedness is a shared responsibility, says regional emergency coordinator Dan Derby.

Grape Stomp returns to Silver City Days

Danny Ferraro (right) from Trail Ferraro Foods helps Silver City Days organizer Keith Smyth pack up 500 pounds of grapes before the stomp.

Sonny Samuelson Bobsled Race is a carnival tradition

Bobsled team ready to knock out competition

New Canadian families reflect on Christmas traditions past and present

West Kootenay Friends of Refugees help settle newcomers to Rossland; families reflect on Christmas traditions

Trail, Beaver Valley sign rec deal

New one-year recreation deal will allow Beaver Valley residents to use Trail facilities at Trail resident prices

Quebecer on cross-Canada cowboy trek

A former workaholic from Quebec is pursuing his childhood dream of becoming a cowboy, with a trip out West by wagon train.

Police seek help in locating missing Trail man

Gavin Wade Ballard was last seen in Trail on July 14

  • Jul 21, 2015