Castlegar News

Adapting to love along the Columbia River

One man starts a GoFundme to help his partner with health costs caused on the trip where they met

  • Feb 22, 2020


Castlegar council develops policy for question period

Questions must pertain to current agenda items and issues or items of interest to the general public


Castlegar Skating Club prepares for regional championships

Watch local skaters on March 11 at 4:30 p.m.


SD20 board welcomes new trustee as budget process begins

New funding funneled to Castlegar bus route, band instrument replacement and library IT equipment.

  • Feb 20, 2020

Castlegar skater heading to BC Winter Games

Taylor Singer will be competing Feb. 20-23 in Fort St. John.

Gord Turner: Being a lover on Valentine’s Day

Columnist looks at Valentine's Day ideas

LETTERS: NATO a force for peace and stability

Writer responds to comments from recent Global Day of Action at the Castlegar United Church.

Two overdose deaths in Nelson over the weekend

Police warn that much of the current drug supply in the city may be dangerous

  • Feb 17, 2020

Castlegar march ensures missing, murdered aboriginal women not forgotten

About 60 people took part in the Valentine's day memorial

  • Feb 14, 2020

Road dust: just sand and salt says City of Castlegar

Winter road products all natural

Missing the Bus: Transit planners trying to fix overcrowding

Part two in a series looking at transit issues in the west Kootenay.

Castlegar Rebels pound Spokane to keep playoff hopes alive

The Rebels were one point back of Grand Forks in the chase for the final playoff spot

Construction on Castlegar cannabis facility to start soon

Craft cannabis park will be first of its kind in Canada.

  • Feb 12, 2020

Selkirk Saints look for boost in final home weekend of season

The puck drops at the Castlegar and District Recreation Centre at 7 p.m. both Friday and Saturday.

UPDATE Feb. 18: Nelson’s Bank of Montreal branch re-opens after pipeline sit-in

Wet'suwet'en supporters left the bank over the weekend

  • Feb 12, 2020

Castlegar Fire Department quickly extinguishes chimney fire

CFD's ladder truck was put to good use Tuesday.

MLA Conroy announces new spaces at Castlegar daycare

Conroy announced new support for Blueberry Creek Early Learning and Care Centre on Friday

  • Feb 11, 2020

City of Castlegar to evaluate all its facilities

Facility condition report will be used for asset management plan.

Slocan Park scratch ‘n win nets man $100,000

"I started shaking and almost dropped to my knees"

  • Feb 10, 2020

Castlegar family reunion event to raise money for musicians

Former resident Gab Padilla hopes to see friends and family at benefit concert

  • Feb 8, 2020