Carolyn Grant

Dear John; thanks a lot; love Rachel

We had a throne speech this week - delivered in the Legislature by Lt. Gov Judith Guichon on behalf of Premier John Horgan and the NDP government. It was a speech long on promises and short on detail - as all throne speeches tend to be.

Clovechok on Throne Speech

The shine is coming off the penny, says MLA Doug Clovechok after listening to Tuesday's Throne Speech from the provincial NDP government.

Cranbrook RCMP investigate senseless killing of ducks

Cranbrook RCMP is currently investigating after several ducks were killed behind the Tamarack Center.

Family Day holiday will be same as Alberta next year

Starting next year, B.C.'s Family Day will be moved to the third week in February so families across the country can celebrate together, announced Premier John Horgan last week.

Agricultural businesses get specialized advice

Columbia Basin Trust's Basin Business Advisors now offers a full-time Agriculture Specialist

Benchlands are a place for seniors

To Councilors and Mayor:

Kimberley Chamber not in favour of mininum wage plans

Government doesn't understand needs of small business in Kimberley and other rural areas, Chamber says

Looking ahead to 2018

One of the issues facing Kimberley is a lack of housing product and Mayor Don McCormick says progress is being made, with some new projects coming in 2018.

Subway Seventh Player

Each Dynamiter home game, a lucky local kid gets to skate warmup and stand for the anthem with the players. The latest Subway Seventh Player is Lydia Faulkner, shown with Ryan Keilty. J. Righton photo

Know it All

Just who is Yoki?

Stetski Announces Extended Deadline for Canada Summer Jobs Applications

Stetski Announces Extended Deadline for Canada Summer Jobs Applications

City of Kimberley seeking Board and Committee members

KIMBERLEY, B.C. - The City of Kimberley is inviting applications from volunteers interested in becoming a member of three of our committees. There are openings in the following:

Inadequate medical services

To MLA Doug Clovechok

Mainroad predicts a short weather event over Wednesday night

Motorists should be prepared for rapidly changing conditions and possible extreme winter driving conditions.

More on the bench lands

Letter to Editor:

Three impaired drivers nabbed over weekend

From February 2 to 5th, Kimberley RCMP removed three impaired drivers from the road.