John Boivin

Slocan Valley to be ‘lit up’ with high-speed internet in 12 months

125 kilometres of fibre-optic cable to be laid from Nakusp to Playmor Junction

Nakusp’s new Caribou Society wants a say in management of animals

Community input is necessary for effective protection, say proponents

Nakusp, New Denver schools get $1.2 million boost

Renovations, new busses on shopping list

Repairs to Needles ferry disrupting service this weekend

Service to be out overnight on Saturday

Co-op aims to help small BC cannabis producers go legit

“There is an injustice happening, these people are not going to be invited to participate.”

Snowpack below average in West Kootenay

Chances of river flooding this spring less likely, forecaster says

Nakusp needs property manager, new report urges

Manager could provide incentive for landlords to free up properties in area

Survey shows support to protect Saddle Mountain trail

Most respondents want to see the heritage hiking trail left alone

Selkirk College opens up debate on sports team name, logo

Asking for public comment on ‘Saints’ name until March 1

What’s Up: Things to see and do on Family Day

There’s plenty of fun to be had across the West Kootenay this coming long weekend!

Nakusp sledders move poker derby to protect caribou

Annual fundraiser moved miles away after tracks spotted

UPDATE: Avalanche control closing Kootenay pass as heavy snow blankets region

Winter storm brings warning from Environment Canada

Castlegar cops bust confused cannabis dealer

Police reminding public that selling cannabis without a licence is stil illegal

Nakusp municipal election race a frugal affair

Documents show only one councillor spent any money to attract votes

Selkirk College raises tuition fees

Two-per-cent increase for domestic students

Selkirk College students protest proposed tuition increases

Students’ union says this year’s two-per-cent increase puts education out of reach for some

Inquiry begins into West Kootenay RCMP shooting death

Const. Jason Tait faces charges in the 2015 shooting death of Waylon Jesse Edey in Castlegar

Selkirk College students protest proposed tuition increases

Sudents’ union says this year’s 2 per cent increase puts education out of reach for some

Skier caught in backcountry avalanche near Rossland

‘The man was lucky he had the ‘A-Team’ of ski patrol people able to respond as quickly as they did,’ says Rossland rescue spokesperson

Skier caught in backcountry avalanche near Rossland

‘The man was lucky he had the ‘A-Team’ of ski patrol people able to respond as quickly as they did,’ says Rossland rescue spokesperson