Castlegar News

Castlegar RCMP seek information regarding vandalized septic truck

The incident occurred between May 9 and 30 in the city

  • Jun 17, 2020

WildSafeBC asks pet owners to be vigilant after coyotes spotted in Castlegar

The coyotes were recently spotted behind the city's recreation complex

  • Jun 16, 2020

Castlegar property tax bills in the mail

Late penalties will be delayed this year

Highway 33 reopens following washout

The highway is now open to single alternating lane traffic

  • Jun 15, 2020

Petition asks City of Castlegar not to build playground in camas-sensitive area

The city plans to build the playground at Millennium Park

  • Jun 15, 2020

Castlegar residents gather for Black Lives Matter solidarity event

More than 200 people showed up for the rally.

RCMP asking for witnesses after stolen car recovered at Bombi Junction near Salmo

It appears that people may have stopped to assist the suspects with engine trouble.

38% of students returned to class in School District 20

Board chairperson said reopening of playgrounds has helped to reduce student anxiety

  • Jun 12, 2020

Highway 33, near Kelowna, remains closed due to washout

Crews remain on scene to repair the section of road that has been damaged by the washout

  • Jun 12, 2020

Water restrictions set to take place in Castlegar area on June 15

Blueberry and Lucas Road residents are included in the water restrictions

  • Jun 12, 2020

Highway 33, near Kelowna, remains closed due to washout

Transportation crews are on site working to fix the washout south of Kelowna

  • Jun 11, 2020

Laboratory services at Castlegar Health Centre now by appointment

Patients are asked to call ahead and schedule an appointment

VIDEO: Cinderella’s Closet offers free outfits for grads in Nelson

The confidential service is for students who can't afford grad clothes

  • Jun 11, 2020

UPDATE: Mudslide closes Highway 33 in Joe Rich

The incident happened around 4 a.m. between three Forks Road and Philpott Road

  • Jun 10, 2020

Black Lives Matter solidarity event planned in Castlegar

Similar rallies have already been held across the Interior

  • Jun 9, 2020

Castlegar fire chief shares details from Friday’s fire that destroyed two homes

A suspect has been arrested related the incident

May storm sets rainfall record for West Kootenay

Monthly precipitation 53 per cent above average

Only 12 total confirmed cases in the Kootenay Boundary since COVID-19 began

B.C. health officials release a first look at how the coronavirus has reached all of the province

  • Jun 9, 2020

Castlegar playgrounds and washrooms reopen

City of Castlegar opening playgrounds and washrooms as part of COVID-19 reopening process

Suspect arrested in arson fire that destroyed two Castlegar homes

The fire took place Friday in north Castlegar