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From baseball stars to forest fires: Southeast Fire Centre water bomber has an interesting past

Tanker 489 is stationed in Castlegar this year, but in the 1960s it belonged to the L.A. Dodgers.

Inside the undefined world of a Rainbow Family gathering in B.C.

Celebrations are underway to mark the annual gathering of the controversial Rainbow Family of Living Light

96-year-old woman scales B.C. butte with help of family, friends

‘I did as I was told and I enjoyed every minute of it’

QUIZ: A celebration of dogs

These are the dog days of summer. How much do you know about dogs?

Creston’s annual fall fair cancelled due to COVID-19

The event brings in many producers and tourists to the town

  • Jun 25, 2020

QUIZ: How much do you know about famous fathers?

In recognition of Father’s Day, take this quiz and put your knowledge to the test

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Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Self-isolated Aldergrove grandpa finds way to surprise grandson on 3rd birthday
How much to spend on a baby shower gift

COVID-19 border restrictions splits Creston families apart

The closed border has made it so international families cannot see each other

Physical distancing for vehicles, horses, hikers urged in B.C.

Horse Council B.C. has signs available for rural roads

New picnic site established on Mount Thompson

Mount Thompson is a destination for hikers to check out the Creston Valley

QUIZ: Are you ready for some summer reading?

Put your knowledge to the test with this quiz about books, publications and reading

New co-ordinator announced for the Selkirk Purcell region’s WildSafeBC program

Cook will run the program from May to November 30 during the height of the bear season.

$5000 donation helps Creston Valley Gleaners Society during COVID-19

Gleaners foodbank has been dealing with an influx of new people using the service since COVID-19 hit

Creston’s hospice donates items to seniors isolated during COVID-19

The items donated are to help the seniors deal with loneliness and isolation

St Stephens Church reopens in a COVID-19 world

New safety measures adopted including new ways of giving communion

Photos: 2020 grad class parades through Creston

The class dressed up and drove through the town in style

Creston Museum to have first-ever outdoor AGM due to COVID-19

The Creston Museum reopened on May 20th and has low visit numbers

National cursive contest honours pair of Nelson students

Kiko Pinzon and Andi Silva have award-winning flow

QUIZ: A celebration of weddings

How much do you know about wedding traditions and famous marriages?