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West Creston fire service going to referendum in fall

West Creston fire service going to referendum in fall

With a slight majority approving West Creston fire protection, taxation question will be added to November ballot...
Creston Grade 10 students complete swimming program sponsored by aquatic society

Creston Grade 10 students complete swimming program sponsored by aquatic society

More than 120 Prince Charles Secondary School students participated in a swimming program at the Creston and District Community Complex...
Creston-raised sisters on production team of Nelson’s 'Rent'

Creston-raised sisters on production team of Nelson’s 'Rent'

Laura Johnson and Rita Collinson kept busy in the performing arts while growing up in Creston — and are still at it today...
Creston Valley firefighters expand skills with training in Texas

Creston Valley firefighters expand skills with training in Texas

Bridget Blackmore, Cory Fleck and Cory Goncalves trained in Texas in the fall, an affordable option for Creston Valley fire services...
Town of Creston expresses interest in providing Area C fire protection

Town of Creston expresses interest in providing Area C fire protection

Council to inform RDCK of interest in West Creston fire protection; town looking into creating regional septage system...
Under 50 calls for Creston RCMP during quiet week

Under 50 calls for Creston RCMP during quiet week

The week wasn’t without its frustrations, with 10 untraceable 911 calls being routed through cellphone towers...
No tax increase from Kootenay East Regional Hospital District

No tax increase from Kootenay East Regional Hospital District

Taxpayers won’t see tax increase in funding for capital health projects in the East Kootenay, said chair John Kettle, of Creston...
Icy conditions lead to several calls for Creston RCMP

Icy conditions lead to several calls for Creston RCMP

Tour bus slid off highway, head-on collision near Boswell, truck carrying avocados slides into river near Yahk...
Locked-out Creston doctors still able to access patient records

Locked-out Creston doctors still able to access patient records

Despite rumours to the contrary, Drs. Guthrie, Hopkins and Elemuo have never been denied access to patient records, says owner...
Creston Valley couple preparing for Ride to Conquer Cancer

Creston Valley couple preparing for Ride to Conquer Cancer

Erickson's Virginia and Cliff Romano are raising $5,000 before the 200-kilometre Vancouver-Seattle Ride to Conquer Cancer in June...