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Creston’s Gord Perrin goes for gold in 2016 Olympics

PCSS grad Gord Perrin has helped the Canadian men's volleyball team to qualify for the Olympic Games in Brazil.

Vandals destroy vital radio equipment on Thompson Mountain

Creston RCMP are looking for vandals who took advantage of the BC Day holiday to do about $100,000 in damage to radio equipment.

Gary Fjellgaard to perform in Creston

August 6 is the date set for an outdoor performance by Canadian musical icon Gary Fjellgaard. Emma Kade will open.

Creston and Cranbrook golfers win Creston Golf Club’s Senior Open

Creston golfers win men's low net, ladies low net and gross; Cranbrook golfer wins men's low gross in annual tournament...

Creston FC places second in Crawford Bay soccer tournament

Creston FC second in tourney hosted by East Shore United; Slocan and Rossland also competed...

Creston arts council connecting artists and farmers for Canada’s 150th

Community Arts Council of Creston celebrating being part of Canada and how residents have created a vibrant community...

Annual Creston tea with ‘Downton Abbey’ theme fundraising for Friends of Children

Debbie Graham's annual tea and silent on July 9 and 10 fundraising for Friends of Children...

Creston U-16 boys soccer team wins gold in Cranbrook tourney

Renn Cook and Ivan Boutet coached Creston Blitzz’s U-16 boys to gold medal victory in Sam Steele Days tournament...

Tequila Mockingbird will be second-last concert at Creston’s Sasquatch

Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra performing June 17 as second-to-last concert at Creston live music venue...

Pianist and composer Jesse Plessis performing at Creston’s Prince Charles Theatre

Creston Valley Music Teachers Association presenting pianist and composer Jesse Plessis on June 15...

Velle Huscroft Weitman presenting outdoor concert in Creston’s Millennium Park

Weitman will also feature saxophone player Rick Lingard from Nelson and Dave Ward from Cranbrook...

Creston Golf Club announces winners of Blossom Open tourney

Sue Christison and Cherie Baker won ladies' low gross, Karson O'Keefe won men's in Blossom Open tourney at Creston Golf Club...

Creston and surrounding RDCK areas now under Stage 1 water restrictions

Watering of lawns, gardens, shrubs and trees restricted to 7 p.m.-10 a.m. under Stage 1 water restrictions...

Creston Valley Thunder Cats to host Cyclone Taylor Cup in 2017

Creston Valley Thunder Cats hosting 2017 Cyclone Taylor Cup, the provincial Junior B championship, in April 2017...

Creston’s Peanut Butter and Jam hosting Fort McMurray fundraiser

Peanut Butter and Jam playing Celtic, Maritimes, '60s and '70s tunes in June 1 fundraiser, joined by Dan Frechette and Laurel Thomsen...

Regional district approves permanent closure of Creston skate park

Condition and safety risks lead to Creston skate park closure; RDCK has funds in 2016 budget to plan for new facility...

Creston Weekend Fiddle Camp offering concert and family barn dance

Creston fiddle camp instructors performing May 13, family barn dance May 14 at St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church...

Creston Old Guns win international tournament in Las Vegas

Creston Old Guns won Gamblers Cup at international tournament in Las Vegas, Nevada...

Creston senior girls fourth, junior girls third in Kootenay Cup Challenge

Prince Charles Secondary School seniors fourth behind Invermere, Trail and Fernie; juniors third behind Trail and Kaslo...

Creston’s John Deere dealer awards prize to Salmo man

Cervus, Creston’s John Deere dealership awarded Salmo's Jack Gibbon with a D125 ride-on mower...