Grand Forks Gazette

Apartments evacuated during police stand-off

The incident occurred at Grand Forks apartment building on March 28

  • Mar 30, 2020

Kootenay program encourages gardeners to share what they grow during pandemic

The West Kootenay Permaculture Co-op is sending out free seeds, but with a catch

  • Mar 30, 2020

Interior Health to host virtual town hall Friday, March 27

The Q&A forum begins at 6 p.m. PDT, link in story

  • Mar 27, 2020

Boundary referee recognized for strong season

Makarowski took up reffing over a decade ago when he was forced to stop playing contact hockey

  • Mar 25, 2020

City of Grand Forks looking at ways to relieve utility bill burden amid layoffs

City also increases bylaw patrols as business, pedestrian traffic are reduced

  • Mar 25, 2020

Rockslide closes Columbia and Western Rail Trail near Castlegar

The section of trail, on private lands, is closed and trespassers will be reported to RCMP

  • Mar 25, 2020

Boundary doctor warns against inter-regional travel

Self-isolation means going straight home (not to the store first) and staying there for 14 days

  • Mar 24, 2020

How the Boundary is bringing food to those who need it

The local food bank is expecting a new wave of clients in the coming weeks

  • Mar 24, 2020

SD 51 closes playground, court access amid COVID-19 concerns

The Provincial Health Officer has said that playgrounds are not safe spaces during pandemic

  • Mar 24, 2020

Grand Forks, Greenwood council meetings cancelled for March 23

Offices in Grand Forks, Greenwood, Midway and the RDKB are restricting public access

  • Mar 20, 2020

Interfor cuts production and staff at Grand Forks, Castlegar mills

The curtailment is scheduled to last two weeks, amid pandemic-related market changes

  • Mar 19, 2020

Grand Forks Public Library closed until further notice

The library announced March 17 that its doors will be shut, effective immediately, amid COVID-19

  • Mar 17, 2020

RDKB closes recreation facilities, nixes face-to-face services in Trail, Grand Forks

The closures are effective as of March 17

  • Mar 17, 2020

Grand Forks and Boundary cancellations, changes due to COVID-19

This newspaper's list of community events, institutions that change or cancel due to pandemic

  • Mar 16, 2020

RDKB recreation facilities remain open ‘unless situation changes’

March Break programming is slated to continue as planned

  • Mar 16, 2020

Man pleads not guilty to attempted murder of RCMP officer near Argenta

Harry Richardson was arrested after a standoff last October

  • Mar 11, 2020

Education and dedication will be keys to Grand Forks grasslands revival

The Southern Interior Land Trust acquired 270 acres of grasslands earlier this year

  • Mar 10, 2020

Snowpack levels’ growth slowed in February, Boundary levels high

Boundary snowpack levels are high, but level of freshet depends on temperature, spring rain

  • Mar 10, 2020

Grand Forks Point-in-Time count seeks volunteers

The survey is done in communities across the province to understand the scope of homelessness

  • Mar 9, 2020

Reflecting on Doukhobor icon Laura Verigin

Boundary and West Kootenay community gathers to remember Laura Verigin

  • Mar 9, 2020