John Boivin

Logging truck starts forest fire north of Nakusp

Traffic reduced to single-lane alternating as crews battle blaze

Smoke-free summer a boon for West Kootenay tourism

Tourism centres seeing numbers up

Rossland council urges minister to kill Jumbo Glacier Resort project

Mayor writes letter panning ski resort on environmental, legal, and economic grounds

West Kootenay mills weathering perfect storm in industry

Most say they’re set to persevere through tough economic times

Ferry workers could be on strike in West Kootenay before month’s end

Workers’ contract expired; both sides waiting to hear ruling on essential services

Nakusp council re-appoints committee to support hot springs operations

Group will provide advice and direction for initiatives to build the business.

Village of Nakusp to deny applications while water system studied

‘It’s been a nightmare’ says couple seeking water connection

Castlegar police say missing woman found safe

Darilee Nolie found in Calgary

First Nations, governments agree to bring salmon back to Upper Columbia River

The three-year commitment is being described as ‘historic’

Castlegar police seek missing indigenous woman

Darilee Nolie was last seen earlier this week.

Mountie boss asks RDCK directors to go to bat for them at UBCM

Inspector Tim Olmstead is lobbying for local support for increased funding for staff

Cold front moves through West Kootenay, bringing wind, rain, and lightning

But this is actually more normal summer weather, says forecaster

Police call Appledale death a homicide

But few other details being released

Nakusp voters go for experience in choosing new councillor

By-election was held on Saturday

Anti-immigrant backlash confounds Kootenay economic development leader

Terry Van Horn says a program to bring skilled workers to the Kootenays is needed for business

Meet the candidates for the upcoming Nakusp by-election

Two people are vying for the open council seat. Voting is July 13!

From Castlegar to the catwalk: local man succeeds in fashion world

Kane Roberts says coming from a small town helps him survive in the global business

Rossland dog rescue group seeks foster homes

Animal group brings dozens of dogs a year here from Alberta

NACFOR 2019 dividend big boost to Nakusp village budget

But funding is only icing on cake for benefits from community-owned forester

RDCK examines booking policy after backlash over religious event

Regional government to make sure groups abide by provincial discrimination and human rights policy