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Nelson rejects plastic bag ban, opts for education and awareness

Council will collaborate with Chamber of Commerce

Wasa man stabbed four times at own home

The suspect fled the scene.

Huckleberry harvesting restricted to protect grizzly habitat

The Province is restricting commercial-scale huckleberry harvesting to protect grizzly bear habitat…

Search for missing Salmo motorcyclist called off for the time being

RCMP say no evidence of Cory McKay’s whereabouts was found Thursday

Live edge furniture company opens in Creston

Jeremy and Sarah Smith are the proud owners of Dombelltay Custom and…

ANKORS warns of deadly pills found in West Kootenay

The synthetic cannabinoid AMB-FUBINACA was discovered during drug testing

'Bad choices make good stories': Margaret Trudeau brings her show to Just for Laughs
Tropical Storm Barry is a 'life-threatening storm'
Trudeau visits Alberta pipeline site, says national unity is not under threat
Passengers hurt by turbulence, plane lands in Hawaii

Creston RCMP execute search warrant and find 12.3 grams of fentanyl

On June 4 members of the Creston RCMP executed a search warrant…

MP warns of scam after catching Facebook Messenger imposter account

Wayne Stetski issues warning about an imposter messenger account that is using his profile photo

Harvest Share program running for the 12th year

The Harvest Share program begins this week in the Creston Valley with…

Green MLA Sonia Furstenau visits Creston

Furstenau listened to the concerns of Creston Valley residents for an hour and a half, discussing climate control, health care, and transportation.

CPR train derailed in Kingsgate

At approximately 1:40 pm on July 8 a Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR)…

Battle of the bands returns to Creston

Fifteen bands will compete in this two-night celebration of live, original music.

RCMP respond to numerous alcohol-related issues

Police received 115 calls for assistance from June 28 to July 9.

Flood Mapping Study underway across the Regional District of Central Kootenay

This summer the Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) is undertaking region-wide…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Censure of School Trustee Al Gribbin

At a closed meeting held on June 25 the board of School…

UPDATE: Police comment on search for missing Salmo man

Search crews seeking more infomation on Cory McKay

East Kootenay weather: rain, thunderstorms expected

Severe thunderstorm watch has been issued across the southern interior.

Search paused for missing Salmo man

Search crews seeking more infomation on Cory McKay

RDCK examines booking policy after backlash over religious event

Regional government to make sure groups abide by provincial discrimination and human rights policy