Local News

SOWK MP unsurprised by Scheer resignation

“It’s a very tough job being a leader of a party, and we thanked him for that service,” - MP Cannings

Youth wow at Gallery 2 art show

The next Is Art student showcase will run in February

UVic scholarship created in memory of Grand Forks student

The Jacob Noseworthy Memorial Scholarship will go to students interested in politics and journalism

$920,000 grant to train West Kootenay workers aged 55+

Mature participants can gain skills and certification to re-enter the workforce

Cops seize load of pot near Salmo

Traffic stop nets hundreds of pounds of cannabis

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Investigators at Gabriola Island crash scene
B.C. crew films fight between octopus, bald eagle after bird 'bites off more than it can chew'
First commercial e-plane lands test flight in B.C.
Surrey woman arrested in Chilliwack after stolen vehicle smash-up in Kamloops

RDKB gets provincial grant to study Big White community issues

The study is the result of an inquiry from Big White community members about incorporating

Slick roads lead to four West Boundary crashes Sunday

RCMP: ‘Black ice was absolutely a contributing factor to all of these accidents’

Grand Forks wool producer looks to spin up more local business

Gabriele Bialon is hoping to make wool production more feasible for Boundary farmers

Grand Forks march organized to mark day of remembrance and action on violence against women

Boundary Women’s Coalition invites the public to gather at the women’s resource centre on Dec. 6

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

New system to keep Nakusp-area snowmobilers, caribou from meeting

GPS tracking keeps caribou safe while opening up the backcountry for sledding

Sorting through success with the Grand Forks Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Store

The Grand Forks Hospital Auxiliary has raised more than $2.5 million since 2000

Weather warning for West Kootenay passes

Up to 20 cm expected to fall at higher elevations

Two accidents block Hwy 3 east of Christina Lake

Fire chief: pregnant female in vehicle that rolled off the road was headed to Trail to have her baby

Forest cover affects flow rates, watershed council told

Researchers: ‘Forest cover can actually shift the way watersheds are behaving’

UPDATE: Air quality advisory lifted for Grand Forks

The advisory was issued Monday by Interior Health

Interior Health offers former nurses’ residence to city for shelter

The health authority indicated that it would only enter into a lease agreement with the city

Air quality advisory lifted for Grand Forks

The advisory was issued Monday by Interior Health