Local News

Mountainfilm on Tour returns

Event runs two nights this year, Feb 8-9th

Digital sign for community use

Rotary-sponsored sign at AG Valley Foods for nonprofit and community events

Students lobby for a rainbow crosswalk

Council agrees to proposal for painted crosswalk at 13th Ave. and 13th St. intersection

Home values rise in Columbia Valley

30% rise in Canal Flats; 10% in Invermere

Avalanche Canada advises extreme caution in Purcells

Danger high in Alpine, considerable at tree line

Second body recovered from deadly avalanche on Mount Brewer

Father and son both dead following snowmobile incident Saturday

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U.S. postal workers rally in support of Canadian counterparts

Bloom or bust: Public to weigh in on proposed pot shop

Public hearing on proposed shop Tuesday, January 15th

Solar lights over flashlights

Proposal by RDEK for solar lights off Athalmer Road to brighten path

What to do(e) with deer urbanites

Tackling the translocation trial

Bonspiel on the Lake just around the corner

Annual event rocks the lake January 18-20

Kootenays unemployment rate best in B.C.

In one year, the region has gone from highest unemployment rate to lowest, at 3.1 per cent

Fire destroys Cherryville home

Lumby and Cherryville community rallying around young family

Radium’s “sassy” library director retires

Jane Jones turns the page on work as librarian

From wizard to phoenix

Community helps wizard rise from the ashes

Invermere one puff closer to a proposed cannabis shop

Blooming World Cannabis passed provincial review; application now with Invermere for approval

Ten year development plan for Columbia Valley tourism

Kootenay Rockies tourism aids Valley in building a long-term plan

Avalanche Canada issues special public warning

Very weak layer buried under recent snow a cause for concern