Chelsea Novak

Addressing the opioid crisis in West Kootenay

Decriminalization is key to providing proper support for people who use drugs, a conference heard.

Destination BC’s Highway 3 destination development strategy set to debut

The final draft of a destination development strategy for the Highway 3 corridor is ready.

Behind the photo of the elk on a snow-covered roof

The bull elk spotted on a rooftop was able to get up there by using snow to climb onto the carport.

VIDEO: Dramatic video shows return of rescued B.C. snowboarders

Two snowboarders were rescued near Rossland, B.C. on Sunday after being lost overnight.

Columbia River Treaty to be renegotiated in early 2018

News came in a Tweet from the U.S. Department of State

UPDATED: Hydro lines down near Moyie

Hydro lines affecting traffic on Highway 3 south of Moyie.

Snow, rain and wind to hit Kootenay Pass over weekend: forecast

Environment Canada is calling for varying weather across the Kootenays this weekend

Col. Hadfield encourages audacious ideas at CBT symposium

Col. Chris Hadfield addressed delegates at the Kimberley Conference Athlete Training Centre.

Castlegar woman describes being caught in Las Vegas attack

‘It was just mayhem. Everybody’s running and trying to take cover, not knowing’

RCMP respond to single vehicle accident near Castlegar

Castlegar RCMP responded to a single vehicle accident on Pass Creek Road Thursday night.

Child care providers happy about CBT funding announcement

Local child care providers are happy after the Columbia Basin Trust announced a new program.

Castlegar Hospice grants living wishes with virtual reality

The local hospice society is granting living wishes using virtual reality. Suzanne…

Central Kootenay RCMP bust two marijuana grow ops

Local RCMP busted two marijuana growing operations last week, seizing more than 550 plants.

West Kootenay residents hunt for meteor

Residents in the West Kootenay have been hunting meteor fragments after a fireball was reported.