Local Business

The Creston Valley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting an NSA sanctioned co-ed slo-pitch tournament

The first place team of the serious-and-fun division will win $1500

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Contest woos creative workers to Kaslo

Fun stunt highlights serious concern for rural B.C. towns

Creston Valley Chamber of Commerce opposing the minimum wage increase

“These are not positive scenarios for employees, employers or the economy as a whole.”

New Glade ferry enters testing phase

The Glade II will be able to carry heavier loads and will emit less greenhouse gases.

Get $1,000 to go to #BCTECH Summit

Columbia Basin Trust will help 50 Basin-based technology businesses attend #BCTECH Summit, by offering up to $1,000 to offset expenses.

The LEAP! Program is in the recruitment phase for 2018

LEAP! Is an accelerator program designed to help you kick-start your inspired idea and test it live.

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

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”

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