Local News

Nelson tech innovation centre asks city for $50k

New facility will be located in the CPR station building

Inquiry begins into West Kootenay RCMP shooting death

Const. Jason Tait faces charges in the 2015 shooting death of Waylon Jesse Edey in Castlegar

RCMP busy with a variety of complaints

Creston RCMP responded to 59 calls for assistance

B.C. dangerous offender in court for violating no-contact order, sends letter to victim

Wayne Belleville was shocked to see a letter addressed to him from his shooter, Ronald Teneycke

First meeting for Fire Hall Technical Building Advisory Committee

The full-day orientation will provide an overview of the previous process and seek input on opportunities to move forward.

  • Jan 17, 2019

Police get hot tip on cold case

Creston RCMP received 50 calls for assistance.

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New maternity care clinic opens at hospital

The Maple Maternity Clinic expects to see approximately 50 clients per year.

Yellow Vest Rally held in Creston

“United we stand divided we fall.”

I would like to thank the residents of Creston

I look forward to working for you and if you have any questions/concerns.

  • Jan 11, 2019

Celebrating 50 years of service

Rotarians are generous with their time and money.

Memory show part of Creston Valley Arts Council 50th anniversary celebration

The memory theme was important to arts council board member and show organizer Anne Fetterly.

  • Jan 8, 2019

Creston property assessments up by 2%

The average assessment for home and land in Creston has increased from $239,000 in 2017 to $244,000 in 2018.

Kootenays unemployment rate best in B.C.

In one year, the region has gone from highest unemployment rate to lowest, at 3.1 per cent

Fire destroys Cherryville home

Lumby and Cherryville community rallying around young family

Creston Driving Academy helping drivers prepare for winter

In slippery conditions, doubling the usual distance between vehicles is important.

  • Jan 4, 2019

UPDATED: Avalanche control closes Highways 3, 31

Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston expected to be shut down until 4 p.m. Thursday

YEAR IN REVIEW: Chief and council focusing on Lower Kootenay Band well-being

In 2019, the band will break ground on a 12,000-square-foot health centre.

  • Jan 1, 2019