John Boivin

West Kootenay afternoon storms spark fires

Lots of thunder and lightning, and little rain, as system moves through region

Nakusp cops warn of firebug

Call for assistance to stop person before a major fire starts

It’s on: Nakusp by-election will be a race after two throw hat in ring

Businessman Reny Kitto and retiree Ken Miller will be on July 13 ballot

Rossland teen heartbroken after thieves poison his beehive

Mom says she can’t understand why someone would kill bees for no apparent reason

Sick staff cause Nakusp’s hospital to close Saturday night

Interior Health says it’s actively recruiting for new casual staff

Remembering Nakusp’s contribution to D-Day

75th anniversary of historic invasion

Forecasters watching for June rain after West Kootenay’s driest May in 24 years

What happens in next few weeks has crucial impact on forest fire season

Small fires pop up around Kootenays

Fire danger is still low to moderate in most of the southeast Interior

Storms spark small fires in West Kootenay

Two lightning-caused fires reported after storm front moves through area

Castlegar player enters charter bus service in West Kootenay

MTI hopes to fill gap left by the closing of Queen City Shuttle service

Green New Deal meetings come to the Kootenays

Public invited to share their ideas on how society, economy has to adapt to climate change

Interfor to reduce Castlegar, Grand Forks mill hours next month to cut production

Company says low lumber prices and high log costs forcing its hand

West Kootenay opinion sought on health care issues

Rural Evidence Review getting strong response to survey call-out

Police investigating man’s death in Winlaw

Foul play not established, but major crimes unit is investigating

By-election date set for Nakusp village council

Voters will be turning out to choose a replacement for Janis Neufeld

Woman raising funds to save historic Rossland piano

Rare Steinway piano was in Miners Hall for a century, but was headed to the dump

West Kootenay opinion sought on health care issues

Rural Evidence Review getting strong response to survey call-out

Nakusp students get CPR, defibrillator training

Advanced Coronary Training program visits high school

  • May 16, 2019

Cannabis promoters call for ‘reset’ of federal pot rules

Changes in regulation are causing chaos for small growers, say letter’s authors

It’s on: volunteers stand up to help Nakusp’s Canada Day

With more people come more events on the national holiday, says organizer