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The village is looking to install another 91 metres of breakwater at the marina. Photo: JD Mah

Village staff applying for $2.1 million in grants to complete three infrastructure projects

Projects include new biomass system at arena, breakwater and stormwater repairs

The village is looking to install another 91 metres of breakwater at the marina. Photo: JD Mah
Enrolment is up overall in the district. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School

Enrolment at SD 10 schools skyrocket

Enrolment numbers have increased by 10 percent between Sept. 2019 and Sept. 2020

Enrolment is up overall in the district. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School
The centre will be open three days a week. File photo

Edgewood reading centre reopens to public

The centre had been closed since mid-March due to COVID-19 crisis

The centre will be open three days a week. File photo
The centre will open up for child care services on Nov. 2. File photo

Construction complete on Goat Mountain Child Care Centre

Centre staff will begin delivering child care services on Nov. 2

The centre will open up for child care services on Nov. 2. File photo
The house is located near two schools. Photo: Connor Trembley

Dog attack seriously injures young boy in Castlegar

Despite investigating the incident, city staff aren’t confirming if the dog has been put down

The house is located near two schools. Photo: Connor Trembley
Thirty per cent of historical fires in the Nakusp area have been human caused. File photo

Village of Nakusp to apply for $140,665 fire prevention grant

The grant will help village to perform fuel management activities

Thirty per cent of historical fires in the Nakusp area have been human caused. File photo
(L-R) Kazia Hopp, Colby Mackintosh, Hunter Guidon and Russdale Carungui installed the solar panels. Photo: Nakusp Secondary School

Students install 280 solar panels at two SD 10 schools

The panels will help the schools save on their electrical costs

(L-R) Kazia Hopp, Colby Mackintosh, Hunter Guidon and Russdale Carungui installed the solar panels. Photo: Nakusp Secondary School
The crash caused a pole to be dragged down across the highway. File photo
The crash caused a pole to be dragged down across the highway. File photo

RCMP looking for driver who walked away from accident on Highway 3A

The crash dragged down a power pole across the highway

The crash caused a pole to be dragged down across the highway. File photo
The crash caused a pole to be dragged down across the highway. File photo
Cannabis shops aren’t permitted within 300 metres of schools, daycares and playgrounds. File photo

More than one cannabis shop can now operate in Nakusp

Village staff said it’s hard to determine how many shops will operate in village

Cannabis shops aren’t permitted within 300 metres of schools, daycares and playgrounds. File photo
Burton Water System users have been under the advisory for almost three years. Photo: Jim Robertson

Water quality advisory still in place in Burton after almost three years

The advisory was issued in 2017 after low amounts of coliform bacteria was found in water

Burton Water System users have been under the advisory for almost three years. Photo: Jim Robertson
The current sidewalks slopes toward the street. Photo: Google Maps

Save-On-Foods in Nakusp to get safer sidewalk

The new sidewalk will prevent people from sliding onto street in wintertime

The current sidewalks slopes toward the street. Photo: Google Maps
The ferry didn’t come into contact with the vehicle. Photo: B.C. government

Woman drives vehicle into water near Upper Arrow Lake ferry

The ferry had to temporarily suspend its operations due to the incident

The ferry didn’t come into contact with the vehicle. Photo: B.C. government

Here’s where to vote in upcoming B.C. election for Arrow Lakes residents

Many polling locations for general voting have been announced across region

Couple builds roots in Castlegar through skateboarding

Kaleigh Herald and Chris Lowe opened up a skateboarding shop in city this past summer

Grand opening event takes place at Arrow Lakes Integrated Health centre

Five medical professionals are now providing their services in the space

Village of Nakusp to spend $20,000 on design of new water tank

The new tank is anticipated to cost between $450,000 and $600,000

Sales down considerably at some Castlegar restaurants

Restaurants have reported sale losses between 17 to 50 per cent during COVID-19 crisis

Nakusp Rotary Club to hold virtual auction

People will be able to bid on hotel vouchers, gift certificates and piles of firewood

Nakusp Elementary School childcare centre project gets green light

The project was approved by SD 10 board of education members during recent meeting

New trial ordered for man found guilty of the 2010 murder of his wife in Arrow Lakes

Peter Beckett was found guilty of murdering his wife 10 years ago