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Foundation set to kick off Elder Care Campaign

“Seniors live life with multiple and increasing chronic health conditions.” ~ Lisa Pasin.

Teck closes its gate to Fort Shepherd

There’s no way into Fort Shepherd now that Teck has shut its gate to the motorized public.

B.C. real estate surge not impacting Trail market

“It’s not super highly productive, but there are people around shopping for homes.” ~ Ron Allibone

No further reports on recent cougar sighting in Warfield

Conservation Officer Sprado counts this year as a rather quiet cat season with the only one documented in the Trail area so far.

New Fortis centre will send some Warfield positions to Castlegar

A new centralized FortisBC facility will not impact local staffing, according to the company.

Drainage concerns draw limited response

Oasis resident expected to foot bill on assessment of property and leaning tree, group to gather at public meeting tonight

Kindergarten enrolment a positive sign for SD20

“Getting 300 or up to 310 is fantastic news.” ~ Greg Luterbach, superintendent of schools.


Greg Luterbach

Lost services Friday vigil marks decade of mourning

Lost seniors’ services will be mourned when the Society for the Protection and Care of Seniors hosts its annual vigil outside the hospital.

Top seven names for new bridge put back to public

Vote for your favourite name at the City of Trail's website.

Youth art celebrated at VISAC Gallery

VISAC Gallery and J. L. Crowe Secondary present Joost Winckers’ Art Students Showcase

SD20 equips facilities with defibrillators

Outfitting all of the schools in the district with a defibrillator is coming to fruition.

Trail Regional Airport proving a reliable option

“We are serviced by an airline that makes every conceivable effort to get passengers in and out of the area.” - Don Goulard

Kindergarten registration jump starts this week

“The better handle we have on what enrolment is going to be next year, the more refined our budget projection can be.” ~ Luterbach

SD20 eyes potential revenue source

International student program studied

Red Mountain Resort responds to death of skier

“We are deeply saddened by this loss and our thoughts and condolences are with his family and friends.” ~ Don Thompson, Red Mountain

Warfield set to open nominations for council seat

Warfield residents interested in municipal politics are asked to step up to fill a vacant position on village council.

South Columbia SAR gets swinging on hall overhaul

Phase 1 of the overhaul will see the dilapidated face removed and rebuilt; the property landscaped, and an outdoor staircase added.

FortisBC waits for BCUC’s approval to break ground on Castlegar project

The proposed Kootenay Operations Centre would consolidate operations for Warfield and South Slocan.

Produce prices highly dependent upon weather, says local grocer

The price of produce, like cauliflower and citrus, has skyrocketed recently due to bad weather ruining crops.

Busy start to 2016 for South Columbia Search and Rescue

Local search and rescue is attributing an increase in calls to the high snowfall, and braces as the forecast calls for more.