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Recreational cannabis survey is aimed at the Kootenays

University of Guelph study gathering info from rural B.C.

  • Jun 27, 2018

IH says no cases of bacterial meningitis confirmed

Some concern as a few Kimberley students presented with meningitis-like symptoms

Gun, drugs and cash seized in arrest of alleged B.C. fentanyl dealer

Vancouver Island man Brent Connors is facing nine charges in relation to investigation

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Unregulated private land logging continues near Nelson at Cottonwood Lake

Sunshine Logging of Kaslo is cutting on private land in the area of Giveout Creek Road

Presenting the Graduates of 2018

BCSS celebrated the 2018 grads last weekend.

Larson tours Grand Forks post-flood

The MLA was in the area to talk to flood victims and business owners

Rock Creek Community Medical celebrates 40 years

The society started with a donation of land.

Illegal trap results in death of Sparwood cat

A cat was found deceased on a Sparwood property after becoming trapped in an illegally modified trap

Nelson to host wildfire and climate change conference

Well-timed session set for June 26-28

  • Jun 2, 2018

Changes on the Columbia Basin Trust board

Carol Andrews steps up, Laurie Page stepping down

  • Jun 2, 2018

New acid plant halfway done at Teck Trail

Teck marks halfway point in $174-million acid plant construction

Flood garbage to be collected curbside: RDKB

Flood victims will not have to pay at the landfill, and garbage can go curbside.

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

Redfish Elementary ready to celebrate outdoor classroom

Timber structure officially introduced on June 8

  • May 19, 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 18, 2018

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 12, 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 11, 2018