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RDKB, province reach agreement flood clean-up fees

Flood victims will not have to pay at the landfill to tip flood-damaged goods.

Study recommends jurors receive more financial and psychological support

Federal justice committee calls for 11 policy changes to mitigate juror stress

MP Cannings’ long-awaited wood-use bill passes in House vote

The private member’s bill is his first to pass the House, a rare feat for rookie MPs in opposition

Grads receive BC Transit passes

BC Transit provides passes to graduating students in more than 50 communities

Redfish Elementary ready to celebrate outdoor classroom

Timber structure officially introduced on June 8

  • May 19th, 2018

Missing Chilliwack man may be travelling to Grand Forks on motorcycle

Wilfred James Kilgren, 69, was last heard from by a friend on April 11

  • May 18th, 2018
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Rain, storms to hit Kootenays, Boundary amid flood crisis

Environment Canada is calling for 20 to 40 mm of rain by Friday

VIDEO: Public safety minister visits Boundary flooding

Farnworth took a helicopter tour of the area Sunday.

Selkirk College’s Sweater Day was an energy saver

‘Small adjustment resulted in big savings’

  • May 12th, 2018

VIDEO: Volunteers pack thousands of sandbags as Grand Forks battles flooding

The impacts of this flood are expected to echo for years, the RDKB said Friday.

Human remains found near Nelson: RCMP

Called ‘suspicious’ until cause of death of determined

  • May 11th, 2018

Nearly 2,800 evacuated in the Boundary while water levels remain high

The water levels experienced Thursday are the highest ever recorded.

Hundreds evacuated as flood waters continue to rise

The RDKB issued more evacuation orders Thursday morning.

Evacuation alerts for 779 Boundary-area properties, orders for 33: RDKB

Virtually all residents in many Boundary floodplains are asked to be ready.

RDKB issues evacuation alerts

The Boundary is preparing for more flooding later this week.

Man missing after truck plunges into river

Dog escapes and safely swims to shore

  • May 7th, 2018

Kootenay Studio Arts alumna reflects on ingredients for success

‘It’s more than just the skillset, it gave me the confidence.’

  • May 6th, 2018

Wildfire and climate change conference set for Nelson

“Our forests are changing, so we need to change, too”

  • May 6th, 2018

RDCK commits to green initiative

A target of 100% renewable energy by 2050

  • May 6th, 2018