Packers form up in the mining town of Camborne during the community’s glory years. Now

Camborne in the glory days

This Week in History is a selection of stories from the archives of the Arrow Lakes News.

February 1, 1962

Watch for posters! The PTA are busy practising for a musical troupe and play entitled, “Who Gets the Car Tonight?” This promises to be a delightful evening so watch out for the date!

February 5, 1992

The Regional District if Central Kootenay will do a feasibility study of financing the operation and maintenance of the television broadcasting equipment for Burton.

January 31, 2002

A large crowd from the district met with Dr. Colin and his wife Sharon McNeil at the Seniors Hall to wish him well in his retirement after 30 years of practice in Nakusp. He will retire to the coast retaining his home here.