Trevor Crawley

Emily Blackmore appealing child removal conviction

Bountiful couple were convicted of facilitating marriage of underage daughter to religious leader.

Changes to emergency protocols around Lake Koocanusa

Evacuation order downgraded to alert on the west side of Lake Koocanusa in the Newgate area.

Chernove strikes gold at World Championship

Tristen Chernove of Cranbrook, B.C., and Michael Sametz of Calgary each won a gold medal and Ross Wilson of Edmonton added a silver on Friday in their respective time trial races at the Para cycling world road championships.

Liberal leadership in good hands: Shyptika

The BC Liberal Party officially opened their leadership race on Tuesday, setting three days over a weekend in February for a membership vote to select a new leader.

Enrolment up slightly in SD5

District also managing staffing increases resulting from Supreme Court ruling.

Enrolment up slightly in SD5

District also managing staffing increases resulting from Supreme Court ruling.

Chernove leads cycling team to world championship

Local para-athlete and 12 other Canadian cyclists aiming for the podium in South Africa.

Local partnership hopes to develop high-level hockey players

Kootenay Ice team up with regional bantam, midget program based out of Kimberley.

Province funds new trades spaces at COTR

Just over $100,000 will open 16 trades spots at the College, announces government minister.

Accused in child removal case to be sentenced

Former couple who took their daughter to US to marry religious leader to learn fate Friday.

Island Pond fire 75 per cent contained

Small fires caused by lightning spark up in the region.

Civic byelection set for Oct. 21

City council seat vacated by MLA Tom Shypitka up for grabs.

Shypitka named to shadow cabinet

Kootenay East MLA will serve as critic for energy and mines ministry.

Firefighters extinguish grass fire on city outskirts

No property damage, however, investigators suspect the blaze was human-caused.

Shypitka weighs in on off-highway vehicle ban

Kootenay East MLA would like to see temporary off-highway vehicle ban given fire risk.

Island Pond fire 25 per cent contained

Crews work overnight building fire guards to contain blaze near Canal Flats.

Island Pond fire 25 per cent contained

Crews work overnight building fire guards to contain blaze near Canal Flats.

UPDATED: Island Pond fire grows to 1150 hectares

Evacuation alert remains in effect for 51 properties near Canal Flats.

Air quality advisory issued

Wildfires locally and the BC Interior causing smokey skies in the East Kootenay.

Evacuation alert remains for homes near Canal Flats

51 properties still under alert, which also extends to Premier Lake provincial Park.