Castlegar News

Q&A with Kootenay West candidates: health care

Second in a series of Q&As with the candidates, look for a new set each morning.

Three bears rummage through unsecured garbage, food in Castlegar

WildSafeBC reminds residents to properly store attractants away from bears

  • Oct 14, 2020

Here’s where to vote in upcoming B.C. election for Castlegar area residents

Multiple polling locations have been announced for general election day

  • Oct 12, 2020

OPINION: We are all in this together – not if you work retail

Castlegar area resident talks about the frustrations of working retail during the pandemic

  • Oct 9, 2020

Supreme Court of Canada hearing on Sinixt rights to be webcast Thursday

The hearing will start online at 6:30 a.m. PDT

Nationally-known artist creating mural in downtown Castlegar

Jean Paul Langlois is creating a brightly coloured work of art along Columbia Avenue.

New FedEx Ground distribution centre opens in Castlegar

The facility is part of a FedEx network expansion

A look at Castlegar author Bob Dickson’s book about firefighters

The many fire storms in one man's life.

  • Oct 5, 2020

Number of tourists to Castlegar Visitor Centre down 50 per cent this year

Despite decline, the centre has seen increase in number of regional visitors

  • Oct 5, 2020

Sales down considerably at some Castlegar restaurants

Restaurants have reported sale losses between 17 to 50 per cent during COVID-19 crisis

  • Oct 2, 2020

Interior Health sets up COVID-19 testing site in Castlegar

The drive-up site is near the Castlegar & District Community Health Centre.

Robson Fire Department to hold 24-hour roof top campout

The event will raise funds for Muscular Dystrophy Canada

Around 2,400 people temporarily lose power in Castlegar

Fortis BC crews haven't determined the cause of the outage yet

  • Sep 28, 2020

Cobra Stairs in Castlegar reopen to public

A tree fell on the roof of the stairs earlier this month

  • Sep 25, 2020

Castlegar Rebels hold three-day camp before upcoming season

The camp looked a little different this year due to COVID-19 protocols

  • Sep 24, 2020

Province’s response to old growth forest report falls short, says Nelson scientist

Rachel Holt says province is saving areas that don't need protection, ignoring those that do

  • Sep 24, 2020

Section of Arrow Lakes Drive temporarily closed Tuesday due to downed line

Motorists were driving over the cable without knowing if it was electrified

  • Sep 24, 2020

Upgrades coming for Millennium Park washroom

Features include all-season washrooms, change rooms, family rooms and outdoor showers.