Community

Louis Riel Day celebration coming to Grand Forks

The Boundary Métis Community Association will host a celebration and flag raising on Nov. 15

QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Boundary Historical Society goes digital

The society’s 17 published reports are now available online

  • Nov 7, 2019

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

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Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

Nelson author visits Greenwood to talk legacy of Japanese-Peruvian interment

Diana Morita Cole’s brother-in-law was taken from Peru to be interned in the U.S. during WWII

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Greenwood Board of Trade to host weekly community bonfires through October

The community fires will run every Sunday from 7 to 10 p.m., starting Oct. 6

Federal candidates’ schedules for South Okanagan-West Kootenay

A handy guide to when the candidates will be visiting our area

IN PHOTOS: Artists, audiences celebrate peace day in Grand Forks

Peace In! Peace Out! was a 24-hour variety show, held Sept. 20 and 21 at the USCC Hall

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

Proposals due for youth-led Boundary projects

$15,000 available for youth-led community betterment projects in the Boundary

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Local quilter’s art showcased in Kentucky

Rae Salkeld was inspired by a tiled church floor in Costa Rica

Boundary food bank grows with demand and support

The 2018 flood pushed the food bank into a bigger space and services have grown to fill the void

Don’t let unwanted pets loose in the wild

The American bullfrog can wreak havoc on western painted turtle habitat

  • Aug 28, 2019

PLACE NAMES: Greenwood neighbourhoods

At least eight early townsite additions expanded the city’s footprint

  • Aug 24, 2019