Laurie Tritschler

Demonstrators at Gyro Park Monday, Feb.14, hold signs calling for an end to violence against Indigenous women and girls. Photo courtesy of the Boundary All Nations Aboriginal Council

Grand Forks women honour MMIWG at Gyro Park

Monday’s demonstration coincided with similar events across North America

Demonstrators at Gyro Park Monday, Feb.14, hold signs calling for an end to violence against Indigenous women and girls. Photo courtesy of the Boundary All Nations Aboriginal Council
An aerial drone shot shows the aftermath of the rock slide that hit Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty

Christina Lake slide still partly blocking Hwy 3

Second slide complicated set back clearing operations, says highway contractor

An aerial drone shot shows the aftermath of the rock slide that hit Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty
The GFSS Wolves’ senior boys’ and girls’ basketball teams are looking forward to their up-coming playoffs. Graphic: Facebook / Grand Forks Secondary School

Grand Forks’ Wolves dominate basketball tournament

Teams went 3-0 at Meritt, according to girls’ coach

The GFSS Wolves’ senior boys’ and girls’ basketball teams are looking forward to their up-coming playoffs. Graphic: Facebook / Grand Forks Secondary School
Cast members from Christina Lake through to Greenwood perform Disney’s Frozen at Grand Forks Secondary School Saturday, Feb. 12. Photo courtesy of Boundary Musical & Theatre Society

Grand Forks theatre company puts on hit production of Frozen

Parents say Boundary Musical & Theatre Society shepherded an amazing work

Cast members from Christina Lake through to Greenwood perform Disney’s Frozen at Grand Forks Secondary School Saturday, Feb. 12. Photo courtesy of Boundary Musical & Theatre Society
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Grand Forks man found dead after ‘tragic accident,’ Mounties say

The death is being investigated by the B.C. Coroner Service

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Park-goers enjoy a summer day on the shore of Christina Lake. Photo: BC Parks

NDP MLAs get behind proposed park expansions

Expansions would add to parks in the Christina Lake area, according to province

Park-goers enjoy a summer day on the shore of Christina Lake. Photo: BC Parks
Most areas of the Boundary saw population increases in the past five years, according to the latest data from the 2021 census. (File photo)

Too soon to draw conclusions from Census data, says Selkirk researcher

Population shifts don’t necessarily indicate community well-being

Most areas of the Boundary saw population increases in the past five years, according to the latest data from the 2021 census. (File photo)
School board chair Rose Zitko (fourth from the right) poses for a photo with board trustees. Photo: sd51.bc.ca

‘Nothing’s set in stone,’ about Midway Elementary, says school board chair

The school board is currently scheduled to vote on the school’s fate in March

School board chair Rose Zitko (fourth from the right) poses for a photo with board trustees. Photo: sd51.bc.ca
Accused made video appearance at court Tuesday, Feb. 8. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Greenwood man pleads not guilty on assault, driving charges

Grand Forks provincial court could hear five separate trials

Accused made video appearance at court Tuesday, Feb. 8. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
Boundary Family Services’ Rachel Warriner, pictured outside her office last February, is looking forward to a big turnout this year. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Boundary’s Coldest Night of the Year to come back bigger and better

This year’s fundraiser kicks off Feb. 26 in Grand Forks

Boundary Family Services’ Rachel Warriner, pictured outside her office last February, is looking forward to a big turnout this year. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
An aerial drone shot shows the rockslide that shut down Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday morning, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty

Christina Lake slide still partly blocking Hwy 3

Delays expected to last the weekend, says highway contractor

An aerial drone shot shows the rockslide that shut down Highway 3 near Christina Lake Wednesday morning, Feb. 9. Photo courtesy of Colin Chitty
Canada Rocks was last held in Grand Forks in August 2019. Photo courtesy of Chuck Varabioff

No country for Grand Forks’ Canada Rocks fest, says organizer

Festival to go ahead with star-studded ’90s night

Canada Rocks was last held in Grand Forks in August 2019. Photo courtesy of Chuck Varabioff
Highway crews at Yellowhead Road and Bridge work to clear a Christina Lake section of Highway 3 stricken by a rock slide early Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo: Submitted

UPDATE: Crews partly re-open Highway 3 near Christina Lake

Drivers can expect some delays as crews continue their work

Highway crews at Yellowhead Road and Bridge work to clear a Christina Lake section of Highway 3 stricken by a rock slide early Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo: Submitted
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Cannabis farm turns a corner with Midway council

Village had expressed concerns about road traffic, itinerant workers

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Midway residents gather at the village elementary school Sunday, Feb. 6. Photo courtesy of Tasha Ho

Midway council wants village school to stay open

Council to express its concerns in letter to Boundary school district

Midway residents gather at the village elementary school Sunday, Feb. 6. Photo courtesy of Tasha Ho
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Spat over dogs resolved at Grand Forks court

Things got physical after a dispute over dog-leashes, says Crown

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The driver’s case was heard at Grand Forks provincial court Tuesday, Feb. 8. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Drunk driver handed fine, driving prohibition at Grand Forks court

The accused drove onto a concrete barrier last fall, says Crown prosecutor

The driver’s case was heard at Grand Forks provincial court Tuesday, Feb. 8. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
A rockslide covers Highway 3 east of Christina Lake Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo: Submitted

Rock slide shuts down Highway 3 near Christina Lake

No injuries, property damage after rocky hillside lets go, says highway contractor

A rockslide covers Highway 3 east of Christina Lake Wednesday, Feb. 9. Photo: Submitted
Les Johnson poses for a photo on the snowy outskirts of Grand Forks’ North Ruckle neighbourhood Friday, Feb. 4. Photo: Chris Hammett

Grand Forks man building archive of neighbourhood lost to flood

North Ruckle was bought up by the city and will be leveled to make way for dike, floodplain

Les Johnson poses for a photo on the snowy outskirts of Grand Forks’ North Ruckle neighbourhood Friday, Feb. 4. Photo: Chris Hammett
Midway residents gather at the village elementary school Sunday, Feb. 6. Photo courtesy of Tasha Ho

Midway residents rally behind embattled school

The Boundary’s school board will vote on whether or not to close the village elementary next month

Midway residents gather at the village elementary school Sunday, Feb. 6. Photo courtesy of Tasha Ho