Sheri Regnier

Janelle Mann, 2019 recipient of KCDS’ Bev LaPointe Memorial Scholarship for Women in Trades, was awarded her $2,000 scholarship on Thursday at the WorkBC office in Trail. From left: Jessica Lunn, Scholarship Selection Committee Member/KCDS Coordinator; Rosanna Symington,KCDS; Megan Johnston, KCDS; Janelle Mann; and Laureen Barker, KCDS Board Director/Scholarship Selection Committee Member. Submitted photo

Kootenay Columbia grad receives scholarship for women in trades

Award in memory of Bev LaPointe, former chair of Kootenay Career Development Society

Janelle Mann, 2019 recipient of KCDS’ Bev LaPointe Memorial Scholarship for Women in Trades, was awarded her $2,000 scholarship on Thursday at the WorkBC office in Trail. From left: Jessica Lunn, Scholarship Selection Committee Member/KCDS Coordinator; Rosanna Symington,KCDS; Megan Johnston, KCDS; Janelle Mann; and Laureen Barker, KCDS Board Director/Scholarship Selection Committee Member. Submitted photo
(Photo of Cory McKay provided by the Salmo RCMP)

Drivers headed to the Boundary asked to use caution

Search resumes for Cory McKay, last seen June 18 at the Castlegar Shell

(Photo of Cory McKay provided by the Salmo RCMP)
Lucy back at home recovering from a raccoon attack. (John Craig photo)

B.C. dog thought to have been killed by raccoons found alive by Good Samaritan

City of Trail will be posting warning signs about aggressive raccoons near Gyro Park

Lucy back at home recovering from a raccoon attack. (John Craig photo)
(Abigail Lynn/Unsplash)

Family pet killed by raccoons in B.C. park

City of Trail posts warning signs after dog mauled on morning walk

(Abigail Lynn/Unsplash)
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Murder in rural B.C. town is unsolved after five years

Thomas Feeney was found dead in his Rossland home on June 5, 2014

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Trail firefighters quash a string of suspicious brush fires

Seven brush fires started Friday night; Trail police investigating

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Update: Trail RCMP identify victim of alleged murder

The accused made his first appearance in Rossland Provincial Court on Monday

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Rick Malcolm made a trip to the Trail Beer Refinery a few weeks ago to load up with spent grains. Brewmaster Sheri Konkin helped out with emptying the beer vats. Rainbow Recovery Farm animals enjoy knoshing on old bread that Malcolm picks up from the Rossland Avenue food bank.                                Helping to unload spent grains is one of the many jobs for Sheri Konkin on brewing days at the Trail Beer Refinery. (Sheri Regnier photo)

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

Rick Malcolm made a trip to the Trail Beer Refinery a few weeks ago to load up with spent grains. Brewmaster Sheri Konkin helped out with emptying the beer vats. Rainbow Recovery Farm animals enjoy knoshing on old bread that Malcolm picks up from the Rossland Avenue food bank.                                Helping to unload spent grains is one of the many jobs for Sheri Konkin on brewing days at the Trail Beer Refinery. (Sheri Regnier photo)
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Trail cop car mistaken for drug dealer’s vehicle

Drunken mistake leads to drug bust in West Trail

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Snowfall warning is in effect for Highway 3 beginning Saturday. (Photo by Aaron Burdon on Unsplash)

Snowfall warning for the Kootenays

Environment Canada issued the advisory on Friday, snowfall up to 10 cm called for Saturday

Snowfall warning is in effect for Highway 3 beginning Saturday. (Photo by Aaron Burdon on Unsplash)
Over 440 contaminated vehicles are being stored locally, held in evidence as part of ICBC’s lawsuit. (Trail Times file photo)

Vehicle write-offs near 700 after Trail acid spills

Family Insurance received 600+ claims to date; one-in-three written off due to acid contamination

Over 440 contaminated vehicles are being stored locally, held in evidence as part of ICBC’s lawsuit. (Trail Times file photo)
Teck Emergency Response Team in downtown Trail on April 10, 2018, after sulphuric acid spill on the highway through the city. (Trail Times file photo)

One year after acid spill along highway near Trail, claims still trickling in

Approximately 440+ vehicles failed ICBC inspections due to sulphuric acid contamination

Teck Emergency Response Team in downtown Trail on April 10, 2018, after sulphuric acid spill on the highway through the city. (Trail Times file photo)
The RCMP have confirmed the bodies of two teenagers from Fruitvale have been recovered.

Bodies of two missing teens recovered in reservoir along Kootenay river

Volkswagen Beetle drove off the road down a steep embankment and into the Pend d’Oreille River Sunday

The RCMP have confirmed the bodies of two teenagers from Fruitvale have been recovered.
The search for two teenagers presumed drowned in the Pend d’Oreille River is ongoing.

RCMP divers find Volkswagen Beetle in B.C. river, two teens still missing

A woman, 18, and boy, 15, remain missing after plunging into Pend d’Oreille River

The search for two teenagers presumed drowned in the Pend d’Oreille River is ongoing.
Police have confirmed Jordan Workman was in the Castlegar area on the evening of Jan. 13, 2018 with his silver 1999 Honda Civic. (Photo submitted)

RCMP reveal new details 1 year after man’s remains found in burnt car near Trail

Jan. 14 marked one year since Jordan Workman was discovered in the trunk of a burnt car

Police have confirmed Jordan Workman was in the Castlegar area on the evening of Jan. 13, 2018 with his silver 1999 Honda Civic. (Photo submitted)
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Runway incursion at Trail airport under investigation

An airport vehicle was on the YZZ runway as a passenger plane was to land, report states

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Adult bed bug (Wikipedia image)

KBRH on watch for bed bugs after two recent cases

Spokesperson Mandy Lowery says there has not been a bed bug sighting at KBRH since Dec. 8

Adult bed bug (Wikipedia image)
John Carter, 91, was already a Trail legend after singing on the radio for years as a way to highlight his sewing shop. He became a YouTube star this week with the video release of “World’s Most Extreme Grandpa.”

‘World’s Most Extreme Grandpa’ hails from Trail, B.C.

John Carter featured on YouTube; video nears 50,000 views shortly after release

John Carter, 91, was already a Trail legend after singing on the radio for years as a way to highlight his sewing shop. He became a YouTube star this week with the video release of “World’s Most Extreme Grandpa.”
Nicole Cameron mentors students in the Trail After School Band program. A baritone sax and hundreds of sheets of music were stolen from her on Sunday. “It’s a kids band program this was stolen from, it impacts all of us, not just me,” she says. “These are bands that serve the community.” Submitted photo

Kootenay music mentor crushed by stolen sax, sheet music

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers or the Trail RCMP at 250.364.2566

Nicole Cameron mentors students in the Trail After School Band program. A baritone sax and hundreds of sheets of music were stolen from her on Sunday. “It’s a kids band program this was stolen from, it impacts all of us, not just me,” she says. “These are bands that serve the community.” Submitted photo
Dozens of vehicles of all makes and models, many appearing new, were lined up on a Highway 3B property in late summer. Marked as contaminated by the Trail acid spills, the cars, trucks, and SUVs were hauled off to the junk yard. (Sheri Regnier photo)

ICBC claims hit 4,200 after acid spills on B.C. highway

ICBC: Notice of Claim was filed, in part, to mitigate impact the spills may have on insurance rates

Dozens of vehicles of all makes and models, many appearing new, were lined up on a Highway 3B property in late summer. Marked as contaminated by the Trail acid spills, the cars, trucks, and SUVs were hauled off to the junk yard. (Sheri Regnier photo)