Rossland

Sister Angelo, Nurse Barge, Sister Helena, “Sandy” Gordon, and president Andy Chapdelaine of the Kinsman Club are all learning a little more about science – and using it to make a difference. Photo: Rossland Museum and Discovery Centre.

Rossland’s history in pictures

It’s Science Literacy Week, and science plays such a major role in…

  • Sep 23, 2021

 

Police were called to the scene of alleged horse manure flinging in Rossland on Sunday. Photo: Vincent Botta/Unsplash

No horsin’ around, Trail police called to resolve manure spat

The argument between neighbours happened at a rural property in Rossland on Sunday

 

Police were called to the scene of alleged horse manure flinging in Rossland on Sunday. Photo: Vincent Botta/Unsplash

No horsin’ around, Trail police called to resolve manure spat

The argument between neighbours happened at a rural property in Rossland on Sunday

 

L-R: Marjorie Nutini and Maureen Kowalchuk, auxiliary volunteers, presented a $1,200 donation to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation. The total amount the Rossland auxiliary has donated to the foundation, to date, is $1,533,428. Photo: Submitted

Rossland auxiliary donates to seniors’ comfort

Extended care residents live in Poplar Ridge Pavilion, located in a wing of KBRH

L-R: Marjorie Nutini and Maureen Kowalchuk, auxiliary volunteers, presented a $1,200 donation to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation. The total amount the Rossland auxiliary has donated to the foundation, to date, is $1,533,428. Photo: Submitted
Two hikers were rescued from Old Glory Trail near Rossland on Sunday. Photo: Joanna Nix-Walkup/Unsplash

Trail RCMP assist Rossland SAR in rescuing two hikers

Rossland SAR extracted one of the hikers with use of specialized equipment

Two hikers were rescued from Old Glory Trail near Rossland on Sunday. Photo: Joanna Nix-Walkup/Unsplash
A beefed-up bylaw expected to be adopted soon by city council will prevent clearcutting of entire properties. Black Press file photo

Updated bylaw to clarify rules around private logging in Rossland

The revisions follow recent applications to clearcut local land.

  • Sep 12, 2021
A beefed-up bylaw expected to be adopted soon by city council will prevent clearcutting of entire properties. Black Press file photo
School crossing in Warfield circa 1968. Photo: Trail Historical Society

Trail Blazers: School safety patrol 50+ years ago

Trail Blazers is a weekly historical feature in partnership with the Trail Museum and Archives

School crossing in Warfield circa 1968. Photo: Trail Historical Society
Seven Summits student Maddi Hampton is training rescue dogs like Valor to become assistance dogs to eventually help people in need. Photo: Seven Summits School

Rossland student embraces Leash of Hope program

At 7-Summits, Maddi Hampton offers hope at both ends of the leash as a junior assistance-dog trainer

  • Sep 9, 2021
Seven Summits student Maddi Hampton is training rescue dogs like Valor to become assistance dogs to eventually help people in need. Photo: Seven Summits School
Every school day, unless otherwise posted, a 30 km/h speed limit is in effect in school zones from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Photo: Trail Times

Trail RCMP reminds drivers to slow down in school zones

In playground zones, a 30 km/h speed limit is in effect every day from dawn to dusk.

Every school day, unless otherwise posted, a 30 km/h speed limit is in effect in school zones from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Photo: Trail Times
Cheyanna Shypitka is the Rossland-Trail WildSafeBC coordinator. Photo: Rossland-Trail WildsafeBC/Facebook

Public urged to be on alert after grizzly bluff charges Rossland man

Rossland-Trail WildSafeBC reports the grizzly interaction occurred on Railway Avenue, Sept. 2

Cheyanna Shypitka is the Rossland-Trail WildSafeBC coordinator. Photo: Rossland-Trail WildsafeBC/Facebook
Noah Ketel

Rossland teen makes noise on motocross circuit

Noah Ketel is steadily climbing the ranks with his ultimate goal to be the BC Champion in Motocross

  • Sep 2, 2021
Noah Ketel
Sophie Hargreaves will study ballet in Toronto this fall. Photo: Lesley Chisholm

Rossland ballerina off to national dance school

As a child, Sophie spent many hours watching footage of Karen Kain performing.

Sophie Hargreaves will study ballet in Toronto this fall. Photo: Lesley Chisholm
The Rossland Royal Canadian Legion and several other groups received a permissive tax exemption from council. Photo: Jim Bailey

Rossland council decides on tax exemptions

Council made several difficult decisions on what groups were awarded permissive tax exemptions

The Rossland Royal Canadian Legion and several other groups received a permissive tax exemption from council. Photo: Jim Bailey
Council reconsiders options, settles on an EV Mustang Mach-E Select AWD, similar to this one.

Rossland council all in on electric vehicle

Pending delivery, the City of Rossland purchased a 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Select AWD

Council reconsiders options, settles on an EV Mustang Mach-E Select AWD, similar to this one.
Centre Star Gulch reservoir will remain closed to swimming. Photo: Chelsea Novak

Council says ‘No Swimming’ in Rossland reservoir

What sounded like a great idea, was drowned out by climate change concerns

Centre Star Gulch reservoir will remain closed to swimming. Photo: Chelsea Novak
Centre Star Gulch reservoir will remain closed to swimming. (Chelsea Novak photo)

‘No Swimming’ at Rossland reservoir

Swimming at Centre Star Gulch reconsidered due to climate change concerns

Centre Star Gulch reservoir will remain closed to swimming. (Chelsea Novak photo)
The TransRockies Singletrack 6 mountain bike race cancelled the event and its stop in Rossland Sept. 11-12, following more COVID Health restrictions. Photo: Gibson photos

TransRockies Singletrack 6 cancels race

Rossland was set to host final two legs of the six day mountain bike race through the Rockies

The TransRockies Singletrack 6 mountain bike race cancelled the event and its stop in Rossland Sept. 11-12, following more COVID Health restrictions. Photo: Gibson photos
Bears are out foraging above Sunningdale and cooling off near the Trail shoreline of the Columbia River. Photo: Tracey Tetreau

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Bears are out foraging above Sunningdale and cooling off near the Trail shoreline of the Columbia River. Photo: Tracey Tetreau
In March 2020, Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore presented Jackie Drysdale (left) with a Distinguished Service award for her years of work on the Heritage Commission. (Dave Cornelius photo)

Former Rossland mayor advocates for seniors development

Jackie Drysdale requests that council take another look at the Cooke Ave. seniors housing project

In March 2020, Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore presented Jackie Drysdale (left) with a Distinguished Service award for her years of work on the Heritage Commission. (Dave Cornelius photo)
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A golden path from inspired opportunities

Michaela is a preforming arts student at the Canadian College of Preforming Arts in Victoria

  • Aug 14, 2021
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