Rossland News

Military exercises assist with restoration of Lower Kootenay Band wetlands

A total of nine craters were created through demolitions, where the goal is to have them serve as future habitats for ducks and geese.

  • Mar 5, 2021


Play Ball! Butler Park opening for league play

City council gives approval and guidance for Trail Youth Baseball season


Rossland man responds to Olympian ski controversy

A visit to Rossland by former Olympic gold medalists has created controversy for local man


Rossland council revisits corporate strategic plan

The strategic plan undergoes an annual review that sets priorities and sharpens focus

Pandemic results in fewer calls for Kootenay Boundary fire service

"Overall call volumes are down in 2020 in direct correlation to reduced activity in our communities."

  • Feb 11, 2021

Rossland doctor troubled by COVID deniers in Kootenays

Kootenay patient refuses heart treatment due to belief in 'Big Pharma' conspiracy

Village of Fruitvale to extend green space behind memorial centre

Village of Fruitvale accesses grant to purchase and remediate unsightly property along Beaver Creek

Tax Tips and Pits: Contractor income reporting

CRA requires a company to report the year's payments to contractors on one of three CRA tax slips.

  • Feb 10, 2021

Kootenay businesses respond to COVID impact survey

BC Chamber survey looks to gauge impact of pandemic on businesses by region

‘Very lucky’; four lost skiers at Big White found safe after venturing out of bounds

'It could have been much worse,' said resort senior vice president, Michael Ballingall

  • Feb 5, 2021

Rossland library showcases local artists

The first quarter includes works from Rossland artists Tom Peacock, Tom Drescher, and Mark Jeffery

Big White ties new COVID-19 case growth to ‘unsanctioned Australia Day gatherings’

Positive cases continue to stem from privately managed group housing

  • Feb 3, 2021

COVID-19: How do you spell retirement?

Here's a resolution some business owners may have made a few weeks ago, "I aspire to retire."

  • Feb 2, 2021

RCMP take two impaired Rossland drivers off the road

Two Rossland men have temporarily lost their driving privileges

  • Feb 2, 2021

Rossland mayor shares concerns over city hall armed intruder

"You just don't think of this kind of thing in a small town" - Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore.

Raise a glass to Rossland Rotary: celebrating 70 years

Support your local cafes/restaurants/pubs on Friday and let Rossland Rotary buy you a beverage

Man armed with bow and arrow arrested inside Rossland City Hall

A 24-year-old Rossland man is in custody

  • Jan 26, 2021

Rossland council promotes ‘Locals Only’ inititative

Rossland mayor encourages people to restrict travel and enjoy what your home has to offer

Three Rossland sports groups receive provincial funding

28 sports groups across the Kootenay will be receiving money from the Local Sport Relief Fund

  • Jan 23, 2021

Big White cancels $7.3M in lift tickets, accommodations due to COVID-19 orders

Since November, the ski resort has been forced to make several changes

  • Jan 21, 2021