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GFSS grads find comfort in solidarity

‘I think there is a bit of comfort in knowing that we all don’t know together’

Locals win in Grand Forks Car Show

Chrome gleamed bright at the sixth-annual event

Former GFSS student wins Governor General’s Award

Daisy Klassen finished high school with a 95.9 per cent grade average

  • Jun 17, 2019

Christina Lake clean-up a success

A wheelchair, cigarette butts and old tires filled the back of a truck headed to the dump

  • Jun 12, 2019

‘Eat vegetables’ among advice given from ages 4 to 90 in B.C. students’ video

‘Character Matters’ project produced by Grade 6 students in Abbotsford

Map tracks GPS-equipped bald eagles throughout B.C.

Residents are able to get a glimpse into the daily life of a bald eagle

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What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Isabella Gonzalez-Kaminski
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Jennifer Lee
Duke of Edinburgh Awards 2019

Passion for planes takes off in Grand Forks

The Grand Forks Flying Club is trying to build young interest in aviation

Time capsule found in wall of White Rock church slated for demolition

‘Opportunity to say goodbye to First United’ set for Sunday

Rare grazers born in Grand Forks pastures

Teeswater sheep are prized for their cascading locks of wool

  • Jun 3, 2019

Green New Deal meetings come to the Kootenays

Public invited to share their ideas on how society, economy has to adapt to climate change

Painting rocks to encourage local hikers

Hutton Elementary students lay motivational stones along hiking trails

GALLERY: First responders in Fernie return baby owl to its nest

The baby owl’s inability to fly back to its nest prompted a rescue by first responders

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

Cycling for cancer awareness

‘There’s nothing that makes me feel this is too difficult to do’

Young Grand Forks angler wins top B.C. fishing award

Nine-year-old Noah Dalla Lana was honoured at this year’s BC Wildlife Federation Gala

Grand Forks woman lays wreath at grave of local soldier buried in England

Cpl. Alfred Gyde Heaven lied about his age to enlist in the Canadian army in 1916

  • May 17, 2019

VIDEO: Kootenay teens have 24 hours to film in Super 8

Nelson teenagers with old cameras made documentary films on Super 8 in one day

  • May 13, 2019

English language students learn over lunch

The program is run by Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy

  • May 12, 2019

B.C. SPCA reminds public to travel safely with pets this summer

“We recommend that pets are kept inside the vehicle in a secured crate or restrained with a dog seatbelt.”

Farmer’s Market expands coupon program

Fifty five individuals and families will benefit from the program this year

  • May 11, 2019