Arrow Lakes

Valhalla Mountain Touring is based out of a lodge that is snowcat access only in the winter. (Contributed-Steve Ogle)

Nakusp back-country touring business finds support from BC’s Tourism Resiliency Network

Valhalla Mountain Touring owner says the pandemic has been trying

  • Mar 18, 2021

 

The Arrow Lakes School District has appointed a new superintendent that will be taking over after Terry Taylor’s retirement in July 2021. (File photo)

SD10 school board appoints next superintendent

Terry Taylor will be retiring in July and will be replaced by Peter Dubinsky

 

The well will help to distribute water around the village. File photo

Third well set to be built in Nakusp

The village has awarded $53,020 contract to WSA Engineering to design the well

 

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 new centre will provide 96 child-care spaces. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School

Nakusp Elementary School childcare centre project gets green light

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

The new centre will provide 96 child-care spaces. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School
The Westbank First Nation Logo. Photo: Westbank First Nation Facebook photo

Nakusp and Westbank First Nation groups meet to discuss regional partnerships

New Nakusp sawmill, restoration of old youth centre were some topics of discussion

The Westbank First Nation Logo. Photo: Westbank First Nation Facebook photo
A look inside the water treatment plant. Photo: Aqua Diversities Inc.

Nakusp to spend extra $50,000 to avoid delays for new wastewater detention tank

The village said more portions of the project will have to be contracted out than initially thought

A look inside the water treatment plant. Photo: Aqua Diversities Inc.
None of the wildfires burning in the West Kootenay are threatening any structures. Photo: BC Wildfire Service Facebook page

Three fires burning in Arrow and Kootenay Lakes regions under control

A fire burning in the Burton Creek area was also recently put out by crews

None of the wildfires burning in the West Kootenay are threatening any structures. Photo: BC Wildfire Service Facebook page
The village is paying up to $11,000 in water heating costs at the arena each month. John Boivin photo

Village of Nakusp looks to lower water heating costs at arena

The village has been paying up to $11,000 a month in water heating costs at arena

The village is paying up to $11,000 in water heating costs at the arena each month. John Boivin photo
The superintendent of SD 10 is pleased to see students back in class. File photo

53% of students return to school in SD 10

SD superintendent said most parents are feeling good about sending kids back to school

The superintendent of SD 10 is pleased to see students back in class. File photo
Halcyon Hot Springs near Nakusp, B.C. (Photo via Instagram)

Nakusp: Healing hot springs with amazing Monashee views

Halcyon Hot Springs’ water contains a unique mix of minerals

Halcyon Hot Springs near Nakusp, B.C. (Photo via Instagram)
Upper Arrow Lake as seen from Nakusp. (Kristina Mogensen/Black Press Media file photo)

Arrow Lakes: 200 kilometres of waterway

The Arrow Lakes system is a defining feature of the Kootenays

Upper Arrow Lake as seen from Nakusp. (Kristina Mogensen/Black Press Media file photo)
Discover Arrow Lakes, BC

Discover Arrow Lakes, BC

Explore these inviting lake-front communities surrounded by mountains

  • Apr 29, 2020
Discover Arrow Lakes, BC