Local Business

Members a top priority for 2018

The Creston Valley Chamber of Commerce is finally poised to get down to its core

What Happens If We Stop Shopping Locally?

If we provide excellent, knowledgeable and friendly service, that is competitively priced, Creston residents will support their own.

COLUMN: Let’s keep your money circulating in the region

Chamber of Commerce executive director Tom Thomson on buying locally

  • Nov 24th, 2017

Local company looking to give back to Creston

“It feels wonderful to be able to come back to Creston and contribute to Creston’s economic growth”

Average Canadian food bill to rise by $348 in 2018
    Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world this week
      PC Plus and Shoppers Optimum points programs are merging
        How to get the best deal from your telecoms provider

          Helping growing Kootenay businesses export

          Provincial pilot project aims to help businesses access new markets

          • Nov 1st, 2017

          New natural health centre opens in downtown Creston

          Paul Gaucher and his wife Dove Sprout co-own Creston Acupuncture Natural Health Centre

          Zinc production helps boost Teck profits

          Third quarter profits more than doubled compared to 2016, states Teck Resources

          CBT numbers should please Creston businesses

          The Columbia Basin Trust’s symposium in Kimberley earlier this month was literally out of this world

          B.C. minister warned salmon farm not to restock

          Letter to Marine Harvest not a threat, Lana Popham says

          Canada’s Supreme Court to hear from small B.C. wineries

          Okanagan wineries granted intervener status in monumental case

          Changes taking shape at the Chamber

          What a difference a summer makes.

          • Sep 27th, 2017

          Creston Chamber of Commerce will host a Dragon’s Den for entrepreneurs

          Small Business month is being celebrated in Creston this year with the launch of The Dragon’s Den

          • Sep 26th, 2017

          West Kootenay loggers defend watershed harvesting

          RDCK board grilled representative Ken Kalesnikoff on Thursday

          Creston Valley Visitor Centre has a record breaking year

          Creston Valley’s Visitor Centre saw an increase in tourists

          Advance welcomes new editor

          It’s during this heat wave that I have the distinct pleasure of introducing myself as the new editor

          New town councillor assumes position

          Recently elected Adam Casemore took his place at the Creston Town Council table on July 11.

          • Jul 19th, 2017

          OCP results, process earn praise

          The Advance invited all members of Town Council and some participants to provide their comments.

          • Jun 14th, 2017

          Trump comments fire up Kootenay lumber industry

          Nelson area mills are reeling following antagonistic tariff comments from the U.S. president