Arrow Lakes News

Village staff applying for $2.1 million in grants to complete three infrastructure projects

Projects include new biomass system at arena, breakwater and stormwater repairs

  • Oct 27, 2020


Enrolment at SD 10 schools skyrocket

Enrolment numbers have increased by 10 percent between Sept. 2019 and Sept. 2020

  • Oct 26, 2020


Work progresses on man-made wetland near Burton

The project is already seeing modest results

  • Oct 26, 2020


It’s Election Day in B.C.: Here’s what you need to know to vote

B.C.'s snap election has already broken records for advance voter turnout, mail-in ballots

  • Oct 24, 2020

Edgewood reading centre reopens to public

The centre had been closed since mid-March due to COVID-19 crisis

  • Oct 23, 2020

Construction complete on Goat Mountain Child Care Centre

Centre staff will begin delivering child care services on Nov. 2

  • Oct 22, 2020

Village of Nakusp to apply for $140,665 fire prevention grant

The grant will help village to perform fuel management activities

  • Oct 22, 2020

Students install 280 solar panels at two SD 10 schools

The panels will help the schools save on their electrical costs

  • Oct 20, 2020

More than one cannabis shop can now operate in Nakusp

Village staff said it's hard to determine how many shops will operate in village

  • Oct 16, 2020

B.C. VOTES 2020: Advance voting begins today

Advance voting runs from Oct. 15 to Oct. 21 in B.C.'s election

  • Oct 15, 2020

B.C. VOTES 2020: Advance voting begins today

Advance voting runs from Oct. 15 to Oct. 21 in B.C.'s election

  • Oct 15, 2020

Remains of 2019 missing Nakusp man discovered

The body of Christopher Sanford was discovered near Needles

  • Oct 15, 2020

Water quality advisory still in place in Burton after almost three years

The advisory was issued in 2017 after low amounts of coliform bacteria was found in water

  • Oct 15, 2020

Save-On-Foods in Nakusp to get safer sidewalk

The new sidewalk will prevent people from sliding onto street in wintertime

  • Oct 14, 2020

Woman drives vehicle into water near Upper Arrow Lake ferry

The ferry had to temporarily suspend its operations due to the incident

  • Oct 13, 2020

Young Kootenay man seeks to inspire through podcast

Will Watt has launched the WillPower podcast to encourage young people to overcome their struggles.

  • Oct 13, 2020

Here’s where to vote in upcoming B.C. election for Arrow Lakes residents

Many polling locations for general voting have been announced across region

  • Oct 8, 2020

Grand opening event takes place at Arrow Lakes Integrated Health centre

Five medical professionals are now providing their services in the space

  • Oct 7, 2020

Village of Nakusp to spend $20,000 on design of new water tank

The new tank is anticipated to cost between $450,000 and $600,000

  • Oct 6, 2020

Nakusp Rotary Club to hold virtual auction

People will be able to bid on hotel vouchers, gift certificates and piles of firewood

  • Oct 2, 2020