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by Contributor on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 2:53pm

What were Rossland’s kids doing when school was out last week?  Everyone found different activities, and for a group of fortunate youngsters the answer was the School Of Skate.  

by Contributor on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 2:21pm

La Cafamore has been a performing group since 2008.  Over the years, the configuration has changed, but every concert brings its challenges and rewards.

For pianist Carolyn Cameron, this particular set of concerts has her on the piano instead of her regular position as violinist....

by Contributor on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 2:12pm

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture (RCAC) annual Performance Series kicks off on October 4, 2014 with a show by critically acclaimed musical group Tiller’s Folly.

Through the Performance Series RCAC aims to continuously present a wide variety of high calibre artists with a...

Recent News

by Kyra Hoggan on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 4:11pm

City beautification and marketing efforts appear to be bearing fruit, as per business license and building permit reports submitted to city council, according to city councillor Kevin Chernoff.

Chernoff said a substantial...

by Michele Skuce on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 2:34pm

Last Thursday evening, Richie Mann spoke to a packed crowd of about 50 people in the Cominco Theatre (located inside the museum) on the history of the Dewdney Trail, which links to our own local history and the discovery of gold in the...

by Rossland Recreation on Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 7:25am

Options for Keeping the Kids Busy!

The Recreation Department’s Fall Programs will be starting soon and as such we are running out of spaces in which to hold Strike Programs. We understand the GoldenBear...

by Adrian Barnes on Monday, September 15, 2014 - 7:54pm

This week the Telegraph asked council candidate Aaron Cosbey the same batch of questions we asked mayoral candidate Kathy Moore last week. His answers are below. Note that all sitting councillors and Mayor Greg Granstrom have been...

Regional News

by City of Trail on Monday, September 29, 2014 - 2:03pm

The City of Trail is very pleased to announce that Columbia Basin Trust has dedicated $500,000 in grant funding for the proposed Library/Heritage Centre (Riverfront Centre). The facility, estimated at $6.9 million, will be built on the...

by Contributor on Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 10:08am

Effective at noon (PDT) on Friday, September 26, Category 2 open fires will be permitted within the Southeast Fire Centre due to a decreased risk of wildfires.

However, Category 3 open fires are still prohibited within...

by Kyra Hoggan on Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 2:43pm

Zellstoff Celgar is responding to a misconception that it was at the pulp mill’s request that CP Rail has started running nighttime trains through Castlegar.

Celgar spokesperson Sandy Hinter told The Source that, in fact,...

by Alex Atamanenko MP on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 5:03pm

BC Southern Interior MP, Alex Atamanenko and Kootenay West MLA, Katrine Conroy congratulate the City of Trail on receiving Five Blooms in the Communities in Bloom International Challenge. Five Blooms is the highest award given for each...

Provincial & National

A driving reminder that winter tire rules kick in October 1

Winter driving has officially started.

Today is the first day of winter driving.

Which is why the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is reminding motorists that beginning (Wednesday) Oct. 1, 2014, winter tires are required on many highways throughout the province.

Signs are posted on each of the designated highways to advise motorists where winter tires are required.

Removing barriers helps build inclusive communities

Don McRae . . . people living with disabilities take note

By Don McRae
Minister of Social Development and Social Innovation

The Government of B.C. has set out to become the most progressive place for people living with disabilities in Canada by 2024.