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Public art committee thrives

No news is good news for the Creston Valley Public Art Connection.…

Protective human chain forms around Victoria mosque for Friday prayer

Islanders stand arm-in-arm to show support in aftermath of New Zealand shootings

Lister celebrates centennial in June with weekend event

Past and present Lister residents are invited to take part in the celebration.

Cheetahs will not prosper in Creston: permit rejected for two big cats

Earl Pfeifer owns two cheetahs, one of which escaped in December 2015

Lister house fire contained

Local firefighters have responded to three blazes this week.

Creston Museum gets multiculturalism grant

A $4,000 multiculturalism grant will allow the Creston Museum to celebrate the…

SUV speeds down Highway 1 before crashing into cable barrier
'Robot' device helps babies cope with pain
Future restaurants to feature robot servers
New Zealand bans sales of assault weapons

Beekeeper committed to local orchardists

When Doug and Roberta Knight sold their Swan Valley Honey operation in…

Paramedics union raises alarm over spike in out-of-service ambulances

Staffing shortages affecting service levels in Kootenays

Novelist highlights police report in podcast

Creston’s weekly police report has a fan in Deryn Collier, a former Creston resident now living in Nelson.

New physician arrives in April

“Creston is about to welcome another family physician to our component,” recruiter…

House destroyed by fire early Sunday morning

The house was fully engulfed in flames when fire crews arrived on scene.

Creston Valley Rod and Gun Club committed to science-based conservation

The club firmly believes that predator management is a cornerstone of science-based conservation.

B.C. poverty plan combines existing spending, housing programs

Target is to lift 140,000 people out of poverty from 2016 level

Tesla era arrives in the Creston Valley

Erich Meyer pulls out onto Highway 3, comes to a full stop,…

Pacific Rim National Park mourns loss of ‘bright star’ killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

Angela Rehhorn remembered for her enthusiasm, dedication and sense of adventure

Columbia Basin Trust hosting transboundary conference on Columbia River

Discuss the future of the Columbia River at the conference in Kimberley.

Documentary features Chief Jason Louie

Two days after the first public showing of Seven Days With the…

Being a Town Councillor means paying attention to all of the issues

I am now entering my fifth month as a Town Councillor.

  • Mar 14, 2019

Beekeepers lose most of stock

In recent years North American beekeepers have struggled with mites and diseases…

800-year-old Vancouver Island log ready for United Nations project

Language Revitalization Pole will be publicly carved, then delivered to the University of Victoria