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QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

PLACE NAMES: Creston: a town between two Kootenays

Is Creston in West Kootenay? East Kootenay? Central Kootenay?

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

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Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

Grizzly Bear presentations coming to West Creston and Crawford Bay

Grizzly bear community information sessions are coming to West Creston and Crawford…

  • Oct 25, 2019

Bullying continues to be a serious problem in Canada

On the heels of this year’s return to school, children across the…

  • Oct 24, 2019

College of the Rockies students to benefit from increased Southern Interior Development Initiative Trust contribution

Over $23,000 in SIDIT awards available to college students from the Southern Interior.

  • Oct 24, 2019

Bat Week? It’s for the bats!

As Halloween approaches, bat enthusiasts around B.C. are celebrating and supporting bats…

  • Oct 23, 2019

Film animation workshop to kick off Creston film festival

Internationally-acclaimed animator Richard Reeves will be holding two, weekend-based workshops in Super…

  • Oct 17, 2019

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Practicing Shinrin-Yoku, otherwise known as “forest bathing”

Submitted by Zavallennahh Huscroft I was talking with an older stranger while…

  • Oct 16, 2019

Creston Valley citizen scientists are invited to join mushroom field study

Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) will host two mushroom-foraging events on its…

October is Community Living Month

By Maureen Cameron Thanks to Mayor Ron Toyota for an official proclamation…

  • Oct 3, 2019

Books for Kids Campaign aiming for $30,000

The Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy’s (CBAL) annual Books for Kids campaign…

Ducks unlimited committed to Creston Valley wetlands

Before Libby Dam was built in Montana, and before the dikes in…

  • Sep 27, 2019

Take Back the Night returns to Creston

Take Back the Night raises awareness about violence against women

Social singles event comes to Creston

Yvonne De Laive, founder of Mindset Habits and Rick Brown, director of…