New Year's

Congratulations to Jenneka Plug and Matt Chessor of Rossland who ushered in 2022 with not one but two New Years babies.The couple’s twin boys, Dawson and Harvey Plug, were the first to arrive in the new year, and were born on Jan. 5 at 4:01 a.m. and 4:46 a.m. respectively at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital.

Congratulations, it’s twins

The first newborn babies to ring in the New Year are twin brothers Dawson and Harvey Plug

  • Jan 7, 2022



Rossland Mayor rings in New Year!

Mayor Kathy Moore looks back at the accomplishments of 2021 and what’s up next for 2022

  • Jan 5, 2022


A merchant, second from right, sells seafoods to yearend shoppers at a street in Tokyo Friday, Dec. 31, 2021. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

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