Grand Forks Gazette Staff

Grand Forks residents told to only water twice per week

The city said one well is currently out of commission and reservoir water levels are falling

Spring flooding financial relief available for affected residents

The provincial funds are for those affected by flooding in May and early June

Castlegar RCMP arrest one man in relation to Midway stabbing

The stabbing occurred on June 17 and a suspect was arrested June 25

Flood warning issued for Boundary as Kettle River expected to rise to 20-year return level

RDKB: This amounts to a high flood risk for low-lying properties in the region

Canada Rock Fest, other staple Boundary events cancelled for summer 2020

Ticket refunds are available for Canada Rock Fest

Boundary farmers selling at in-person and online markets

Grand Forks farmers’ market is running Tuesdays and Fridays, while Rock Creek has gone online

Cougar sightings reported in Grand Forks

Conservation officers have been called about cougar sightings in the College Rd. and Valmar areas

ATV rider dies following accident on Grand Forks rail trail

The accident happened on April 11, just outside of city limits

Hardy Mountain fire calls crews from Grand Forks, Christina Lake

As of 2:45 p.m., crews were still on scene

Grand Forks conservation officer steps up to buy groceries for quarantined snowbirds from Kitimat

‘In these times of need, when people in the community need something like that done, it’s a no-brainer’

FortisBC offers 90-day bill deferrals to customers impacted by COVID-19

Customers can apply for the relief program through the utility’s website

Christina Lake, Rock Creek cannabis growers see shared opportunity

Two companies in the Boundary have signed a letter of intent to work together in industry

Grand Forks halves tax increase amid COVID-19

Council also voted to delay implementing increases to utilities until the fall

Gallery 2 launches new online art program

Every Wednesday the gallery will post a prompt to inspire artists at home

Apartments evacuated during police stand-off

The incident occurred at Grand Forks apartment building on March 28

Apartments evacuated during police stand-off

The incident occurred at Grand Forks apartment building on March 28

Interior Health to host virtual town hall Friday, March 27

The Q&A forum begins at 6 p.m. PDT, link in story

Rockslide closes Columbia and Western Rail Trail near Castlegar

The section of trail, on private lands, is closed and trespassers will be reported to RCMP

City of Grand Forks looking at ways to relieve utility bill burden amid layoffs

City also increases bylaw patrols as business, pedestrian traffic are reduced