Carolyn Grant

VIDEO: Driver captures East Kootenay elk herd on the move

Leyland Cecco spotted the herd while he was driving on Highway 95A to Cranbrook

Biologists discover another female calf in depleted South Purcell Mountain Caribou herd

Calf will be moved to Revelstoke maternity pens, then released

Vigil in Kimberley for lost caribou herd

With removal of last females herd is effectively gone

Special avalanche warning issued for East Kootenay

Unusual conditions have treeline areas more dangerous than alpine

Avalanche Canada advises extreme caution in Purcells

Danger high in Alpine, considerable at tree line

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

Avalanche Canada issues special public warning

Very weak layer buried under recent snow a cause for concern

Kimberley’s Ron Rossi wins a million dollars

Big win leads to early retirement

USW forestry workers headed for mediation

738 workers in East Kootenay, a further 175 in West Kootenay

‘I was the guinea pig’: B.C. pot shop owner says cannabis licensing process wasn’t easy

Tamarack Cannabis Boutique in Cranbrook will be the first retail cannabis store in the province to be granted a licence from the provincial government

Air quality monitoring station installed in Cranbrook

Station went live Friday morning

Birds from Kimberley test positive for West Nile virus

This is the first evidence of West Nile virus activity in the province this year.

Latest fire update for Cranbrook Invermere zone from BC Wildfire Service

Six wildfires of note burning in the two zones

Missing person in Jumbo Pass is woman from Cranbrook

Multiple search and rescue organizations from around the region are looking for missing hiker

MLA Clovechok calls for backcountry closure

Don’t wait, do it now, MLA says

Campfires banned in Southeast Fire Centre as of Thursday

With dry lightning and heat in forecast, Fire Centre moves to help prevent human-caused wildfires

IH says no cases of bacterial meningitis confirmed

Some concern as a few Kimberley students presented with meningitis-like symptoms

BC Chamber supports resolution on cannabis distribution

Resolution asks for even playing field for small micro growers

Local medical marijuana retailer says more details on government’s plan for pot are needed

The sale of medical marijuana is not being addressed yet, says Tamara Duggan of Tamarack Dispensaries in Kimberley