Castlegar News

Kootenay Centre Cinemas set to reopen to public

The theatre will be operating at reduced capacity to mitigate threat of COVID-19

  • Jun 26, 2020

Photos wanted for new Castlegar Skatepark sign

The photo submission deadline is quickly approaching on June 29

  • Jun 26, 2020

Columbia River expected to rise one metre over next two days

The discharge rates will increase on June 25

Search warrant yields fentanyl and six arrests in Castlegar

Cocaine, fentanyl and crystal methamphetamine found at Castlegar home.

VIDEO: Nelson shows its heart with new city hall mural

The piece is now a highlight of Nelson's landscape

  • Jun 24, 2020

Drive-in movies coming to Castlegar next week

Shows will be at the Millennium Park parking lot. Tickets are required.

One person killed in Thrums head-on collision

The incident happened on Highway 3A near Castlegar on Saturday, June 20

UPDATE: Missing Castlegar woman found

Teresa Priebe was last seen June 19.

Castlegar Council Briefs: birds, bees and building boom

Castlegar council adopts bylaws permitting chickens and bees.

Access road to Idaho Peak closed due to slide

Sandon resident said the road could be closed for up to two years

  • Jun 19, 2020

City of Castlegar lifts fireworks ban

Starting Thursday, June 18, fireworks will once again be allowed on private properties

Hikers, cyclists asked to avoid section of Columbia and Western Trail after three bears spotted

The bears have been spotted multiple times near the Castlegar pumphouse gate

  • Jun 19, 2020

Castlegar City Hall to reopen to public on June 29

The city said the facility will look slightly different with health protocols in place

  • Jun 18, 2020

City of Castlegar asks residents to submit photos or videos for Canada Day video

Local company Stacked Films will make the video with the submitted material

  • Jun 18, 2020

Open burning temporarily allowed in Southeast Fire Centre

Category 2 fires allowed across the fire centre, Category 3 allowed in some areas

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