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One hour later start for SHSS students… but only sometimes

Some parents surprised to see significant change to school schedule posted on Stanley Humphries Secondary website.

Not a star? Not a problem: there’s a league for that.

No Stars hockey in Castlegar looking for players. This fun, recreational league is a great way to stay in shape this winter.

School strike a possibility in September

More than 220 school support staff workers in the East and West Kootenays could be on the picket lines in September.

Whooping cough outbreak in the West Kootenays

Eight adult cases and 11 patients under the age of 18 since the start of June; IHA says sometimes months go by without any.

Wildfire on Lower Arrow Lake near Castlegar

A fire estimated at one hectare is being bucketed by a helicopter and an initial three-person attack crew is enroute.

Award winning B&B hosts business community

Windborne Bed and Breakfast in Robson shows why the world comes though their doors.

NDP releases MLA expense reports

Expense report shows wide range from NDP MLAs in B.C.

Make Tracks for Maggie’s Mug

Castlegar coffee shop under new ownership and has something for all tastes.

UPDATE: Winlaw Fire Chief suspended; crews not responding to calls

Regional Fire Chief Terry Swan said plans coming today to deal with unfolding situation

Bikes, Billboards and Building Permits

Highlights from the regular City of Castlegar council meeting held Monday, Aug 12

Rebels make key trades; coach Dorrans looks to the future

Castlegar Rebels make deals for three players in exchange for two veterans

RDCK appoints Winlaw resident as fuel spill recovery manager

Regional Fire Chief Terry Swan says Nelle Maxey has "the trust and confidence" of area residents.

Sunday morning vehicle fire for Castlegar Fire Department

No one inside vehicle found burning on Blueberry Road near Fairview

No injuries in SUV vrs deer on Hwy 3 near Castlegar

Deer collision west of Castlegar Sunday morning a reminder to keep alert for fast-moving wildlife.

GALLERY: Roller Derby doubleheader at Selkirk

Finals for the West Kootenay Roller Derby season almost set after four teams wowed the Castlegar crowd on Friday.

Every drop matters with oil recycling

University students travelling province with the goal of increasing collection rates for used oil, antifreeze and tires.

Four-piece bluegrass and country talent at Concerts in the Park

Toe-tapping tunes at Kinnaird Park on Wednesday just another in a series of great shows.

Perry Ridge fire now fully contained

Blaze tops out at just under 65 hectares. Crews will be on scene at least another week.

Stucco Snooze

Commonly perceived as frightening, little brown bats do the natural world a lot of good.

Fuel spill moves Slocan tour operator downstream

Local tour company forced to adjust tours because of jet fuel spill in Slocan Valley.