Laurie Tritschler

A Midway Fire and Rescue volunteer flags off a singe-vehicle rollover near Boundary Creek Road Tuesday, Feb. 15. Photo: Submitted

Driver climbs out of SUV that rolled over near Greenwood

SUV held up by tree above creek

A Midway Fire and Rescue volunteer flags off a singe-vehicle rollover near Boundary Creek Road Tuesday, Feb. 15. Photo: Submitted
Photo: Jensen Edwards

Greenwood applies for grant funding for new reservoir

City set to kick in roughly 25 per cent of project costs, according to council vote

Photo: Jensen Edwards
The Boundary Museum, pictured atop the Fructova Heritage Site on the western outskirts of Grand Forks, is a repository of the Kettle Valley’s history. Photo: Chris Hammett

Grand Forks’ council restores Boundary Museum funding

Funds withheld in late 2021 to go back to the city, following council resolution

The Boundary Museum, pictured atop the Fructova Heritage Site on the western outskirts of Grand Forks, is a repository of the Kettle Valley’s history. Photo: Chris Hammett
Canada Rocks was last held in Grand Forks in August 2019. Photo: Facebook - Canada Rocks Fest

Canada Rocks Fest lineup partly revealed

Festival tickets to increase in April, says festival organizer

Canada Rocks was last held in Grand Forks in August 2019. Photo: Facebook - Canada Rocks Fest
Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Grand Forks councilor to seek re-election

City’s mayoral race remains uncontested

Photo: Laurie Tritschler
B.C. is still in the grips of the fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to BC Centre for Disease Control. File photo

West Boundary has lowest vaccination coverage in Interior Health region

COVID-19 restrictions should come off gradually, says IH health specialist

B.C. is still in the grips of the fifth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to BC Centre for Disease Control. File photo
Fortis BC crews were in the final stages of decommissioning North Ruckle gas lines Wednesday, Feb. 16. Photo: Chris Hammett

Grand Forks’ dikes to start soon but won’t be finished before freshet, says city staff

Construction schedules impacted by widespread flooding in November 2021, council hears

Fortis BC crews were in the final stages of decommissioning North Ruckle gas lines Wednesday, Feb. 16. Photo: Chris Hammett
City contractors Friday, Feb. 11, launch what mayor and council hope will be the last clean up at Moto. Photo: Submitted

Grand Forks’ ‘Moto’ clear after court injunction takes effect

‘Moto’ residents had left the site before Friday’s deadline

City contractors Friday, Feb. 11, launch what mayor and council hope will be the last clean up at Moto. Photo: Submitted
City council resolved to buy the property at its regular meeting Monday, Feb. 14. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Grand Forks’ council to buy BC Housing’s 2nd Street property

The so-called ‘Second Street site’ had been considered for use as a supportive housing facility

City council resolved to buy the property at its regular meeting Monday, Feb. 14. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
Coun. Everett Baker stands outside the old Hardy View Lodge shelter Wednesday, Feb. 16. Photo: Chris Hammett

Grand Forks’ council extends temporary homeless shelter permit

Search continues for new, permanent shelter, says BC Housing

Coun. Everett Baker stands outside the old Hardy View Lodge shelter Wednesday, Feb. 16. Photo: Chris Hammett
Demonstrators at Gyro Park Monday, Feb.14, hold signs calling for an end to violence against Indigenous women and girls. Photo courtesy of the Boundary All Nations Aboriginal Council

Grand Forks women honour MMIWG at Gyro Park

Monday’s demonstration coincided with similar events across North America

Demonstrators at Gyro Park Monday, Feb.14, hold signs calling for an end to violence against Indigenous women and girls. Photo courtesy of the Boundary All Nations Aboriginal Council
An aerial drone shot shows the aftermath of the rock slide that hit Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty

Christina Lake slide still partly blocking Hwy 3

Second slide complicated set back clearing operations, says highway contractor

An aerial drone shot shows the aftermath of the rock slide that hit Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty
Cast members from Christina Lake through to Greenwood perform Disney’s Frozen at Grand Forks Secondary School Saturday, Feb. 12. Photo courtesy of Boundary Musical & Theatre Society

Grand Forks theatre company puts on hit production of Frozen

Parents say Boundary Musical & Theatre Society shepherded an amazing work

Cast members from Christina Lake through to Greenwood perform Disney’s Frozen at Grand Forks Secondary School Saturday, Feb. 12. Photo courtesy of Boundary Musical & Theatre Society
File photo

Grand Forks man found dead after ‘tragic accident,’ Mounties say

The death is being investigated by the B.C. Coroner Service

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Park-goers enjoy a summer day on the shore of Christina Lake. Photo: BC Parks

NDP MLAs get behind proposed park expansions

Expansions would add to parks in the Christina Lake area, according to province

Park-goers enjoy a summer day on the shore of Christina Lake. Photo: BC Parks
Most areas of the Boundary saw population increases in the past five years, according to the latest data from the 2021 census. (File photo)

Too soon to draw conclusions from Census data, says Selkirk researcher

Population shifts don’t necessarily indicate community well-being

Most areas of the Boundary saw population increases in the past five years, according to the latest data from the 2021 census. (File photo)
School board chair Rose Zitko (fourth from the right) poses for a photo with board trustees. Photo: sd51.bc.ca

‘Nothing’s set in stone,’ about Midway Elementary, says school board chair

The school board is currently scheduled to vote on the school’s fate in March

School board chair Rose Zitko (fourth from the right) poses for a photo with board trustees. Photo: sd51.bc.ca
Accused made video appearance at court Tuesday, Feb. 8. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Greenwood man pleads not guilty on assault, driving charges

Grand Forks provincial court could hear five separate trials

Accused made video appearance at court Tuesday, Feb. 8. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
Boundary Family Services’ Rachel Warriner, pictured outside her office last February, is looking forward to a big turnout this year. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Boundary’s Coldest Night of the Year to come back bigger and better

This year’s fundraiser kicks off Feb. 26 in Grand Forks

Boundary Family Services’ Rachel Warriner, pictured outside her office last February, is looking forward to a big turnout this year. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
An aerial drone shot shows the rockslide that shut down Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday morning, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty

Christina Lake slide still partly blocking Hwy 3

Delays expected to last the weekend, says highway contractor

An aerial drone shot shows the rockslide that shut down Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday morning, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty