Carolyn Grant

KIXS team at Western Canadians

The KIXS (Kimberley Nordic Club cross country ski club) team attended the Western Canadian Championships in Red Deer, AB on January 19 to 21 and posted some good results.

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It's a Family Affair at Cranbrook Arts

Council passes second reading of draft OCP

Public hearing scheduled for February 19

du Toit qualifies for Latin American tour

Although Kimberley's Jared du Toit was disappointed in his efforts to qualify for the PGA tour this fall, the journey doesn't end.

Truck fire in Marysville

The Kimberley Fire Department responded to a truck fire in the early morning hours of Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Fire Chief Rick Prasad reports that Kimberley crew responded to a call to 309 Avenue in Marysville at 1:13 a.m. Crews extinguished the fire before it could spread to the house, Prasad said.

Dog stomped by deer on Norton Avenue

Udi, 15, had to be put down

Meadowbrook parents have concerns on school bus route

Meadowbrook parents are raising concern with School District No. 6 about the bus stop on Thompson Road.

SD 6 did change some bus route policy

Meadowbrook parents have been raising concerns about the safety of the bus stop on Thompson Road in the rural area north of Kimberley. One of the points they raised is that there were bussing concerns earlier in the year, when students at the ski hill, Skookumchuk and Forest Crowne potentially had to walk quite a distance to school. Those concerns appear to have been dealt with, says parent Sandy Luker

The polls, the polls are confusing

There's good news and bad news for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The bad news is that he's dipping in the polls. For the first time since he was elected in the fall of 2015, Trudeau's approval rating has dipped below 50 per cent.

East Kootenay snowpack normal for January

The provincial government's River Forecast Centre has issued its first snow survey for this winter, collecting data from 76 snow courses and 64 automated snow weather stations around the province.

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South East Traffic Services conduct vehicle inspections in Marysville

There was a large police presence in Marysville on Tuesday afternoon, January 16, as Southeast Traffic Services, with an assist from some Kimberley RCMP members and the Commercial Vehicle Inspector, conducted a vehicle inspection.

Clovechok issues statement on bench lands

A municipal issue, not a provincial one, MLA says

Kimberley hopes to continue deer translocation

Animal Alliance stepping up campaign for non-lethal methods of dealing with deer

New regulations in place for arenas and curling rinks

Kimberley's manager of Parks, Recreation and Facilities says the city's facilities are outside the scope of the order

Setting the record straight on explosion

The letter from Milton Red Mellow on Thursday, January 11, 2017 was not entirely correct.