Cassandra Chin

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary green bin program successful

The first two months of the green bin program has seen a big change in garbage management in Grand Forks.

Grand Forks Atom 2 tied with Kaslo in Saturday's game 5-5 at the Grand Forks Arena.

PHOTO GALLERY: Grand Forks Atom 2 ties against Kaslo 5-5

Grand Forks Atom 2 tied against Kaslo (5-5) during last Saturday's game at the Grand Forks Arena.

Grand Forks Atom 2 tied with Kaslo in Saturday's game 5-5 at the Grand Forks Arena.

McLeod’s By-Products’ Dodge pickup truck from Armstrong, B.C. found in Grand Forks

A 1996 Dodge pickup truck stolen from Armstrong, B.C. was recovered in Grand Forks, B.C.

Carol Lajoie moderated a meeting regarding the formation of a Grand Forks downtown business association on Nov. 13.

Local business people form Grand Forks downtown business association

Business owners and managers in Grand Forks gathered to discuss the formation of a downtown business association on Nov. 13.

Carol Lajoie moderated a meeting regarding the formation of a Grand Forks downtown business association on Nov. 13.
School District 51 secretary-treasurer Jeanette Hanlon (left) at the district's last board meeting.

SD51 discusses bus orientation and student achievment at Nov. 6 meeting

SD51 trustees discussed student achievement and bus orientation during the last school board meeting.

School District 51 secretary-treasurer Jeanette Hanlon (left) at the district's last board meeting.

Boundary Museum Society seeking funding support from city

The Boundary Museum Society is seeking funding support from the City of Grand Forks.

Deadline for City of Grand Forks’ branding survey this Thursday

The deadline for input for the City of Grand Forks’ branding project is this Thursday.

Dr. Ruth Sims

No Rail Trail 200 International Sled Dog Race for Grand Forks in 2013

The Rail Trail 200 International Sled Dog Race has been cancelled for 2013 due to lack of sponsorships and volunteers.

Dr. Ruth Sims
School District 51 trustee Cathy Riddle (right) and the board will take their time in regards to a local middle school.

School District 51 postpones decision on middle school implementation

School District 51’s (SD51) board of education unanimously voted to postpone any decision on the implementation of a middle school.

School District 51 trustee Cathy Riddle (right) and the board will take their time in regards to a local middle school.

School District 51 continues fire suppression program

The school district's fire suppression program has seen an increase in student interest.

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary board chair Larry Gray (left)

RDKB board rejects adding question period in agenda

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary board discussed question period, cuts to Canada Post and Greyhound services last week.

Regional District of Kootenay Boundary board chair Larry Gray (left)

Remembering those that have served in wars

This Sunday, Nov. 11 marks another year of remembrance as red poppies are pinned to the lapels of coats.

BANAC offers to help with solutions to deer issue in Grand Forks

The Boundary All Nations Aboriginal Council (BANAC) has offered assistance to the Grand Forks deer committee.

There have been new stop signs placed along 72nd Avenue to minimize the number of vehicles speeding.

City of Grand Forks hopes new signs on 72nd Avenue stop speeders

There have been new stop signs placed along 72nd Avenue in Grand Forks to minimize the number of vehicles speeding through the street.

There have been new stop signs placed along 72nd Avenue to minimize the number of vehicles speeding.

Phoenix Foundation of the Boundary Communities celebrates 15 years

The Phoenix Foundation of the Boundary Communities will be celebrating its 15th anniversary on Nov. 8 at Gallery 2.

Marjorie Bannert and Kay McCaffrey recall spending long hours at the Grand Forks Royal Canadian Legion.

REMINISCENCES: Kay McCaffrey

Kay McCaffrey and Marjorie Bannert recall spending time at the Grand Forks Royal Canadian Legion.

Marjorie Bannert and Kay McCaffrey recall spending long hours at the Grand Forks Royal Canadian Legion.
From left: Grand Forks and Boundary Regional Agricultural Society (GFBRAS) past-president Doug Zorn

Mobile meat-processing unit en route to Grand Forks by end of month

The mobile abattoir will be en route to Grand Forks by the end of this month and will be ready for operation by early next year.

From left: Grand Forks and Boundary Regional Agricultural Society (GFBRAS) past-president Doug Zorn

Fortis BC upgrading along Highway 3, between Grand Forks and Christina Lake

Fortis BC is upgrading electricity transmission and distribution infrastructure between Grand Forks and Christina Lake.

CBC Radio West afternoon show with host Rebecca Zandbergen broadcasting from Gallery 2 tomorrow

Grand Forks' Gallery 2 will be hosting CBC Radio West afternoon show with host Rebecca Zandbergen tomorrow (Nov. 6).

The Grand Forks Rotary Club hosted their annual Halloween bonfire on Oct. 31.

PHOTO GALLERY: Grand Forks Rotary Club’s Halloween Bonfire 2012

The Grand Forks Rotary Club hosted its annual Halloween bonfire on Oct. 31.

The Grand Forks Rotary Club hosted their annual Halloween bonfire on Oct. 31.