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A black cow, a stolen flashlight, and a naked man

Creston police responded to 83 calls for service from June 13-19, Sgt. Dave Nassichuk said.

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Meeting welcomes new councillor

Creston Town Council held its regular bi-monthly meeting.

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Search for missing aircraft continues near Kimberly

It’s been a week since an aircraft carrying two people went missing between Cranbrook and Kamloops

RD directors maintain commitment to trails

Directors confirmed their commitment to the construction of local trails.

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Casemore wins by-election to replace Joe Snopek

Creston Town Council will be back to its full complement of six councillors.

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Columbia Brewery recognizes employee efforts on World Environment Day

Brewery manager Scott Stokes and Brewing Specialist Andrew Morris spoke of changes made locally.

  • Jun 13th, 2017
Justin Trudeau and family march in Toronto Pride Parade
  • 11 hours ago


Surrey shows its colours at Pride 2017


Christy Clark on suddenly using ideas from NDP, Greens


Bear, bears and more bears


Official Community Plan gets enthusiastic approval

An unexpected delay nearly three years ago led to unforeseen benefits.

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Public to join search for missing Nelson man

Volunteers must register to search for Alvin Dunic.

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Crawford Bay man missing

A search and rescue operation in the Crawford Bay area was underway at press deadline.

  • May 30th, 2017

Exclusive: Lieutenant-governor speaks for first time about minority government (with video)

Judith Guichon could be asked to decide fate of province if Premier can’t win support of Greens.

Mobile press purchased in time for 2017 use

Funding is secured to purchase a mobile fruit and vegetable press.

  • May 24th, 2017

Rototilling naked male told to put some clothes on by Creston RCMP

Creston RCMP members had their busiest week of the year.

  • May 24th, 2017

High snow and water levels in West Kootenay mean increased risk of flooding

Increased snow pack and water saturation levels prompt call to be prepared for flooding.