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Blewett's Helen Jameson, who cared for injured wildlife, dies at 89

Blewett's Helen Jameson, who cared for injured wildlife, dies at 89

Jameson was celebrated for her animal rehabilitation
BC Wildfire asks Kootenay residents to steer clear of aircraft fighting fires

BC Wildfire asks Kootenay residents to steer clear of aircraft fighting fires

BC Wildfire Service is warning members of the public to stay out of operating areas of firefighting aircraft as fire activity continues
UPDATED: Highway 6 closed, Silverton put on evacuation alert

UPDATED: Highway 6 closed, Silverton put on evacuation alert

Residents should be ready to leave at a moment’s notice
Castlegar formalizes agreement with Pacific Coastal for bad weather landings

Castlegar formalizes agreement with Pacific Coastal for bad weather landings

Pacific Coastal Airlines occasionally lands at the West Kootenay Regional Airport when weather is bad in Trail
Police seek witnesses following crash that killed Nelson family

Police seek witnesses following crash that killed Nelson family

The accident occurred July 5 in the Slocan Valley
Wildfire evacuation order issued for 11 properties near Silverton

Wildfire evacuation order issued for 11 properties near Silverton

The 10-hectare fire was discovered today and was caused by lightning
Castlegar man arrested for drug trafficking

Castlegar man arrested for drug trafficking

Search warrant yields suspected fentanyl and meth
West Kootenay receives emergency operations funding

West Kootenay receives emergency operations funding

Nelson and two regional districts are among the recipients
BC Parks provides clearer timeline for Othello Tunnels opening in Hope

BC Parks provides clearer timeline for Othello Tunnels opening in Hope

BC Parks says the Othello Tunnels will partially reopen in mid-August
Search for geothermal sources near Kootenay Lake one step closer

Search for geothermal sources near Kootenay Lake one step closer

Retired geologists have partnered with students to investigate a spring near Crawford Creek