Popularity of beekeeping on the rise

Small-scale beekeeping has boomed in popularity over the past ten years.

  • Jun 20th, 2017

New group takes on chronic pain issues

One meeting has already been held at the Creston Public Library, but new participants are welcome.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Chamber of Commerce takes on new look

There has been a recent changing of the guard at the Creston Valley Chamber of Commerce.

  • Jun 21st, 2017

New online directory for community services launches in B.C.

The new website,, offers help on employment, mental health, housing and more

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Cancer survivors determined to make a difference

Kelowna-to-Delta Ride2Survive begins early Saturday morning

Absurdity in the grocery store aisles

I began to see people as characters, and I realized that we are all slightly ridiculous.

  • Jun 13th, 2017
Fundraising for a better support network


Banff bison calves frolic in Parks Canada video


Ollie the B.C. border collie who can paint


Royal Canadian Circus


Frustration builds for Crestbrook Gardens residents

Even a plan to bring in goats to help with a weed problem at Crestbrook Gardens has failed.

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Puffin Design showing new work in Kimberley

Alison and Bart Bjorkman will be exhibiting work in a month-long show called “Material Change”.

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Rotarians play host to contingent from India

Ten visitors from the Gujarat region of India got a taste of Creston Valley hospitality on Sunday.

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Market Park a priority

Creston Town Council has approved two grant applications.

  • Jun 1st, 2017

The end of the day on the shores of Kootenay Lake

Only later did I learn the area is called Burden’s Cut.

  • May 30th, 2017

Local horse club hosts gymkhana event

On June 10, the Creston Valley Horse Association (CVHA) will be hosting a gymkhana event.

  • May 30th, 2017

When the horses become the teachers

Tracy Anton is passionate about the positive effects horses have on people.

  • May 30th, 2017

Lengyell is 2017 Junior Citizen of the Year

This year’s winner, Matthew Lengyell, is a rare young man who meets all the criteria.

  • May 24th, 2017

PCSS student Megan Bibby offering violin lessons over the summer months

Bibby has been playing the violin for over ten years, and knows the challenges of the instrument.

  • May 24th, 2017

RDCK prepared to borrow to start skate park

The RDCK has approved a short-term borrowing plan that would allow construction of a skate park.

  • May 24th, 2017

Pre-school programs in limbo until CEC decision

The future of the Creston Education Centre is uncertain.

  • May 24th, 2017

Pfeifers named 2017 Citizens of the Year

Bill and Dorathy Pfeifer have earned the title of Citizens of the Year.

  • May 24th, 2017

Pfeifers named 2017 Citizens of the Year

Bill and Dorathy Pfeifer have earned the title of Citizens of the Year.

  • May 24th, 2017

The time I almost killed my brother with a car tire

Is it finally time to switch back from winter tires to all-seasons?

  • May 18th, 2017