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Nakusp students run mock election day event

Submitted by Nakusp Secondary School teacher Sean Johnston.

Fire issues at top of list for regional municipalities

Fire risk was the top-ranked of the 14 resolutions discussed.

Head of children with disabilities society speaks in Castlegar

The Lions Clubs are key supporters of camps that support children with any kind of disability.

Selkirk College launches new Law & Justice Studies program

Students interested in pursuing a career in the legal profession can now start their education at Selkirk College.

RLOP prepares for dragon’s debut

The Rossland Light Opera Players’ production of The Reluctant Dragon will premiere at the Rossland Summit School on Friday.

Avalanche Canada and North Shore Rescue combine forces

Avalanche Canada (AvCan) and North Shore Rescue (NSR) are uniting to deliver a safety message to winter backcountry users.

Hunting licences go online

Hunters in the province can now buy licenses online.

Falkland man identified as victim in fatal truck crash

The man was involved in a crash on the highway between Revelstoke and Golden.

Revelstoke Bantam Grizzlies provincial champions

Two of the Bantam Grizzly players hail from Nakusp.

SROAMazing Race is back and better than ever

Selkirk College’s Ski Resort Operations & Management Program is proud to announce that this year’s event will be held at Whitewater.

Selkirk College formalizes cooperation with leader in Chinese ski resort industry

Selkirk College formalized its relationship with AXIS Leisure Management Ltd, a leader in China’s on-the-verge ski resort industry

Comedian Ron James touring West Kootenay

Award-winning comedian Ron James has been selling out theatres for 15 years with his marathon, kinetically charged performances.

Trust provides $2 million for energy conservation improvements

Many of the affordable housing units operated by non-profit organizations in the Columbia Basin need energy retrofits.

Nakusp alpine team fights through tough weather at West Kootenay Zones

The Nakusp Secondary School Ski and Snowboard team recently took part in the Zone games in Whistler.

New funding for West Koot Route initiative

The Nakusp Chamber of Commerce received the funding through the rural dividend program.

Meet the student reporter

River Fantuz worked at Arrow Lakes News for a week getting his required 30 hours of work experience.

Nakusp Single A girls basketball team secures position at provincial finals

The senior girls Single A team dominated in the weekend tournament.

Nakusp Public Library celebrates Freedom to Read Week

The week is an event meant to encourage Canadians to celebrate freedom of expression.

Can Oroville Dam situation happen here?

Alex Cooper of Revelstoke Times Review looks at the possibility of the Oroville Dam situation happening in the Kootenays.

Where does the Columbia Basin Trust money go?

Third instalment in Will Johnson's series on the Columbia Basin Treaty and Columbia Basin Trust.