John Boivin

West Kootenay ski hills could see impact of El Nino this winter

The weather phenomenon brings slightly milder temperatures to the area

Japanese walkers approach Nelson on cross-Canada trek

The pair plan to walk to Nova Scotia

Castlegar’s Waterline property purchased; owners to protect it for rock climbers

New owners plan to subdivide, sell bluffs to recreational climbing group

Good fencing makes good neighbours— especially when your neighbours are bears

Workshop in Pass Creek this weekend to promote benefits of proper protection for livestock

Josie Hotel will be ready on opening day, says management

West Kootenay’s first ski-in, ski-out boutique hotel to open this month

Castlegar daycare selected for universal childcare pilot program

MLA Katrine Conroy presents letter of acceptance to the program to the Children’s Centre at Selkirk College

B.C. conservation officer says farmers not doing enough after 3 grizzlies killed

Little uptake on incentive programs for fencing frustrates local conservation officer

October weather summary a yawner

No records broken, weather fairly typical for the time of year

Castlegar man finds kidney donor in co-worker

After he found about Jeff Beck’s need, the universe began talking to Andre Boruck

B.C. woman launches campaign for trick-or-treaters who can’t eat candy

The teal pumpkin is a welcome sign for families whose kids can’t have candy

Rossland woman, 64, completes marathon bike ride across Asia

Brenda Trenholme completed the 13,000-kilometre trek last week

Castlegar, Grand Forks areas to see cleaner winter roads under new contract

YRB set to take over 10-year maintenance contract on Monday

RDCK, other pools all shutdown this week; maintenance underway

Castlegar pool first to reopen, next week

Facebook group collects Kootenay crime concerns

Not meant to be a vigilante site, creator says

Evacuation alert issued for Edgewood

Mt. O’Leary fire burning 9 km from the community

UPDATE: Fire forces closures and delays on Highway 3 at Kootenay Pass

Motorists should detour using Kootenay Lake ferry

Fires near Rossland, Grand Forks prompt evacuation alerts

RDKB issues alerts to about 50 properties for two separate fires

Sunday update: dozens of new fires discovered yesterday in West, East Kootenay

Weather front moving through area sparks fires including in Syringa Provincial Park and Valhalla.

Salmo-area homes put on fire evac alert

Active fire at Sheep Creek prompts alert

YRB wins road contract for West Kootenay-Boundary

Ministry promising faster cleanup of roads after snow storms