Grand Forks Gazette

Grand Forks man stands trial for break and enter at flood-damaged property

Edward "Joe" Wright is accused of an August 2019 property crime in the city.

  • Mar 5, 2021


No ‘homeless shelter’ at rural Grand Forks’ Broadacres, says RDKB

Regional District planning manager Donna Dean says there's no camping happening there, either

  • Mar 5, 2021


Flying Spaghetti Monster leader still boiling over driver’s licence photo

Gary Smith, head of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster of B.C., said he has since spoken to lawyers

  • Mar 4, 2021


Grand Forks’ city hall leases vacant home for cat shelter

Boundary Helping Hands' Chair Kimberly Feeny said the shelter hopes to start adopting cats soon

  • Mar 4, 2021

Greenwood man won’t stand trial for alleged city assault

The man was awaiting trial in Grand Forks

  • Mar 4, 2021

City of Grand Forks responds to lawsuit by former city firefighter

The City's lawyers roundly denied allegations made by the plaintiff, Leslie Cleverly

  • Mar 2, 2021

B.C. Pastafarian loses Supreme Court fight to wear pirate hat in driver’s licence photo

Grand Forks' Gary Smith put his case to the Supreme Court in Rossland early last month

  • Mar 1, 2021

BREAKING: Medical emergency sees BC Ambulance helicopter touch down in Greenwood

City first responders are still on-scene.

  • Feb 26, 2021

City’s draft budget shows modest surplus, with slight property tax bump for 2021

The draft reflects the latest numbers in the on-going budget process

  • Feb 26, 2021

Greenwood boy taken to hospital by BC Ambulance helicopter

Greenwood volunteer firefighters helped prepare the chopper's landing

  • Feb 26, 2021

Grand Forks firefighters respond to former colleague’s lawsuit alleging conspiracy

The Supreme Court in Kelowna has not fixed a date for trial

  • Feb 25, 2021

Grand Forks Conservation Officers want pet owners to be aware of area predators

Dogs have been recently been attacked and killed by wild animals near Saddle Lake

  • Feb 24, 2021

Boundary food hub to go ahead as province kicks in $750,000

The hub's Rock Creek and Greenwood operations are designed to restore "food sovereignty," says policy planner

  • Feb 19, 2021

Drug overdoses kill 13 people in Grand Forks amid deepening crisis across B.C.

A recent report by the BC Coroners Service suggests the trend is worsening over the pandemic

  • Feb 18, 2021

Grand Forks’ Seniors’ Society still looking for permanent centre

The society's last centre at City Park was flooded in the 2018 freshet

  • Feb 18, 2021

Grand Forks’ shelter operators may ask council to keep Old Hardy View Lodge open longer

The extreme weather shelter at is currently slated to shut its doors on March 31.

  • Feb 18, 2021

Man who lit fire near Old Hardy View Lodge not staying at shelter: Grand Forks RCMP

Grand Forks Fire/Rescue attended the scene at around midnight

  • Feb 18, 2021

City of Greenwood votes to part with CAO Higashi

Mayor and council made the decision at an in-camera meeting earlier this month, says Mayor Noll

  • Feb 17, 2021

Grand Forks man accused of drug trafficking makes city courthouse appearance

The man's case is due to be heard next at Grand Forks Provincial Court on March 9

  • Feb 17, 2021

Grand Forks man appears before city courthouse on child porn charge

The man is due to enter a plea in March, the court heard

  • Feb 17, 2021