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Selkirk College forest technology students turn focus to grasslands

Students in Selkirk College’s Forest Technology Program had the chance to explore a new ecosystem

  • Oct 19th, 2017

A hot topic: Fires and our future

The worst BC wildfire season on record was officially declared by the BC Wildfire Service.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Time to get the flu shot

Interior Health advises that the flu shot is a safe and effective way to help protect the public.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Annual conservation leadership awards presented

The 2017 recipients of the award are Rob Neil and Irene Manley.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

WorkSafeBC warning homeowners about the dangers of asbestos

WorkSafeBC is urging owners of pre-1990s homes to talk to their contractor about asbestos.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

TEETH pays it forward, in memory of Chrissy

In remembrance of Christine Archibald, TEETH acknowledged the Archibald family’s challenge.

  • Oct 19th, 2017
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          Castlegar Sunfest 50/50 draw coming up

          Castlegar Sunfest is holding their second 50/50 draw of this year.

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          October is Reach a Reader month

          The theme for this year’s campaign is Books for Kids.

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Steve’s No Frills helps a lot

          Steve’s No Frills has given back to the community with their “Give a Little, Help a Lot” fundraiser.

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Rotary Youth pitch in to climbing group

          The group chose to work with The Association of West Kootenay Rock Climbers (TAWKROC).

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Batten down the hatches winter is coming

          When the nights get colder and frost starts appearing in the mornings it’s time to take action

          Volunteers plant 5,000 daffodils

          Spring will bring 5,000 more daffodils at the Highway 3 West interchange in Castlegar.

          Selkirk College Mir lecture series welcomes Avi Lewis

          Climate change activist Avi Lewis will present a Mir Centre for Peace Lecture Series talk.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          West Kootenay engineers inducted into profession

          The West Kootenay Branch of Engineers and Geoscientists of B.C. held an induction ceremony.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Deconstructing Dinner Film Fest comes to Rossland

          Director Andreas Johnsen follows them as they forage, farm, cook and taste insects.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Cadets attend training weekend in Cranbrook

          Training and accommodation took place between the two Cranbrook cadet units.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Experience the Columbia Basin Trust Symposium live online

          You can take part in the Columbia Basin Symposium, SHIFT! Thriving in Change online.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Castlegar cadet squadron celebrate 65 years

          Castlegar’s squadron of the Royal Canadian Air Cadets is celebrating 65 years this month.

          Castlegar Youth Action Network cares for adopted road

          Six Castlegar Stanley Humphrey students took action on Sept. 30 with the local Adopt a Road program.

          • Oct 12th, 2017

          Art Bark fundraiser to support Trail SPCA

          Buffet dinner and art auction will be at the Nineteenth restaurant in Castlegar on Oct. 14.