City of Trail

Pastor Shaun Romano has been on eight missions to Ukraine since 2006. He, along with Gateway Christian Life Centre parishioner Chris Reid, of Trail, are part of a four-person Canadian team leaving for Poland next week to help Ukrainians displaced by war. Photo: Sheri Regnier

Trail pastor, parishioner join humanitarian mission for Ukraine

The team of four Canadians will land in Poland next week

Pastor Shaun Romano has been on eight missions to Ukraine since 2006. He, along with Gateway Christian Life Centre parishioner Chris Reid, of Trail, are part of a four-person Canadian team leaving for Poland next week to help Ukrainians displaced by war. Photo: Sheri Regnier
Anyone with info is asked to call the Trail RCMP detachment. Image: File

Trail police issue BOLO for stolen bike

A quick internet search shows a bike similar to the one stolen is valued at $2,500+

Anyone with info is asked to call the Trail RCMP detachment. Image: File
“Our hope as Family Physicians and Nurse Practitioners is to, in collaboration with you as citizens, work towards repairing damaged trust and relationships.” Photo: Mulyadi/Unsplash

Letter from Kootenay Boundary practitioners

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  • Mar 3, 2022
“Our hope as Family Physicians and Nurse Practitioners is to, in collaboration with you as citizens, work towards repairing damaged trust and relationships.” Photo: Mulyadi/Unsplash
The hit-and-run occurred at 1:10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 26 at the East Trail traffic lights. Photo: Times file

Trail police looking for hit-and-run driver

RCMP report side mirror knocked off when black 2001 Acura hit a female pedestrian

The hit-and-run occurred at 1:10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 26 at the East Trail traffic lights. Photo: Times file
Respect and Connect team L-R: Diana Daghofer, Trail CAT (Community Action Team); Marissa Carrasco, Selkirk College; Samantha Murphy, Trail and District Public Library; Jennie Barron, Mir Centre for Peace; and Nadine Tremblay, Trail and District Arts Council. Photo: Submitted

Trail CAT invites you to read, ‘Vince’s story; How stigma destroyed a father’

Ben Goerner is a retired clinical counsellor of 30 years.

  • Mar 3, 2022
Respect and Connect team L-R: Diana Daghofer, Trail CAT (Community Action Team); Marissa Carrasco, Selkirk College; Samantha Murphy, Trail and District Public Library; Jennie Barron, Mir Centre for Peace; and Nadine Tremblay, Trail and District Arts Council. Photo: Submitted
Pride Gym’s Gilbert and Noah Champagne were dominant, taking home championship belts from the NAGA Jiu Jitsu Tournament on Feb. 19.

Pride Gym father, son dominant at Jiu Jitsu tournament

Noah and Gilbert Champagne came home from Salt Lake City with a couple of NAGA championship belts

Pride Gym’s Gilbert and Noah Champagne were dominant, taking home championship belts from the NAGA Jiu Jitsu Tournament on Feb. 19.
Student protesters brought an emotional message against sexual violence to the SD 20 school board office at Kootenay Columbia Learning Centre. Photo: Jim Bailey

Kootenay Columbia students rally against sexual violence

Students carried a powerful and emotional message to SD20 school board office at KCLC

Student protesters brought an emotional message against sexual violence to the SD 20 school board office at Kootenay Columbia Learning Centre. Photo: Jim Bailey
Enquiries may be directed to the Trail FAIR Society at 250.364.2326 or email: cvitp@gmail.com. Photo: Unsplash

Free tax service for Greater Trail low-income earners starts March 1

Community Volunteers Income Tax Program getting ready to prepare income tax forms

Enquiries may be directed to the Trail FAIR Society at 250.364.2326 or email: cvitp@gmail.com. Photo: Unsplash
The Trail Times is giving readers the heads up that parking is unavailable in front of our Cedar Avenue office this week.

Downtown construction puts parking outside the Trail Times on pause

The city is decommissioning a water line in preparation for work at the Dairy Queen site

The Trail Times is giving readers the heads up that parking is unavailable in front of our Cedar Avenue office this week.
Generation to Generation Society was pleased to receive a cheque for $10,000 from Teck Trail Operations. Ashley Allin, Sanctuary supervisor, provided a tour to Carol Vanelli Worosz to show the upgraded facilities. Teck Trail Operations has funded Sanctuary operations since its beginning in 1998. Photo: Submitted

Pandemic stretches resources thin for Trail after-school program

A grant from the United Way helped to keep the nonprofit afloat last year

Generation to Generation Society was pleased to receive a cheque for $10,000 from Teck Trail Operations. Ashley Allin, Sanctuary supervisor, provided a tour to Carol Vanelli Worosz to show the upgraded facilities. Teck Trail Operations has funded Sanctuary operations since its beginning in 1998. Photo: Submitted
The Trail driving bridge will be lit in blue colours on Tuesday in recognition of the Girl Guides’ Guiding Lights Across BC celebration. Photo: Submitted

Kootenay Boundary joins ‘Guiding Lights Across BC’ today

Celebrate with BC Girl Guides in your community as we shine our Guiding lights (Feb. 22)

The Trail driving bridge will be lit in blue colours on Tuesday in recognition of the Girl Guides’ Guiding Lights Across BC celebration. Photo: Submitted
Ron Marcolin framed his memento of Feb. 1, 1988, the day The Olympic Torch Relay came to town. The poster is signed by: Torch Eater Captain Sybil Cowlin; Joyce Coma; M. Peebles; Lorraine Langevin; Nadine Chernoff; Robert Tennant; Darren Coombs; Kim B.; Corey C.; and Jay M. Photo: Ron Marcolin

‘The Trail Torch Runners’

Ron Marcolin shares his memories of the day the Olympic Torch came to town in Feb ‘88

  • Feb 17, 2022
Ron Marcolin framed his memento of Feb. 1, 1988, the day The Olympic Torch Relay came to town. The poster is signed by: Torch Eater Captain Sybil Cowlin; Joyce Coma; M. Peebles; Lorraine Langevin; Nadine Chernoff; Robert Tennant; Darren Coombs; Kim B.; Corey C.; and Jay M. Photo: Ron Marcolin
“We will be regularly attending the border crossing this weekend and liaising with our CBSA (Canada Border Service Agency) counterparts to monitor the situation,” Sgt. Mike Wicentowich said. Photo: Rose Butler on Unsplash

Trail RCMP: Prepare for slower crossing at Paterson border this weekend

Avoid the area between noon and 4 p.m. or consider crossing at Waneta or Nelway

“We will be regularly attending the border crossing this weekend and liaising with our CBSA (Canada Border Service Agency) counterparts to monitor the situation,” Sgt. Mike Wicentowich said. Photo: Rose Butler on Unsplash
The City of Trail is inviting the public out to a free skate and swim over the Family Day long weekend. Photo: City of Trail

Trail residents can enjoy a free swim and skate over Family Day

Join in the fun as the City of Trail celebrates Family Day with free festivities.

The City of Trail is inviting the public out to a free skate and swim over the Family Day long weekend. Photo: City of Trail
A Trail RCMP officer discovered the man after he smelled the cigarette the man was smoking while he hid from police. Photo: Stephen Hocking/Unsplash

Man busted after Trail RCMP get whiff of his cigarette smoke

Wanted on a Canada Wide Warrant, the Trail man’s car and later his cigarette led to his arrest

A Trail RCMP officer discovered the man after he smelled the cigarette the man was smoking while he hid from police. Photo: Stephen Hocking/Unsplash
The Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit of British Columbia is B.C’s “integrated anti-gang police agency.” Photo: Trail Times

Provincial anti-gang force executes search warrant in Trail

Tuesday morning, the Times received calls from locals that a 10-vehicle “SWAT” team was in town

The Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit of British Columbia is B.C’s “integrated anti-gang police agency.” Photo: Trail Times
Cam Cunningham, Thomas Feeney and Jordan Workman. (Submitted photos/Trail Times)

‘No case is ever cold’: RCMP continue to probe 3 unsolved murders in Trail

The Times contacted Sgt. Janelle Shoihet, from BC RCMP media relations

Cam Cunningham, Thomas Feeney and Jordan Workman. (Submitted photos/Trail Times)
Photo: Trail RCMP

UPDATE: Trail RCMP report lost suitcase has been claimed

The suitcase was found last week in Warfield last week (Feb. 8)

Photo: Trail RCMP
Blue surgical masks overhead view - flat lay. Photo: Adobe Stock

Masks still mandatory advise Trail RCMP

Police can write up a $230 ticket to non-compliers

Blue surgical masks overhead view - flat lay. Photo: Adobe Stock
Trail Times front page Feb. 10, 2022.

Doggone sweethearts!

Special thank you to Barks and Recreation and their superstar shutterbug Kaylee Borrowman

Trail Times front page Feb. 10, 2022.