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by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Nov 22 2017

On September 9th,  2017, the Rossland Arena was filled with colour and bustle:  a wide variety of vendors, information and educational booths and non-stop live entertainment.  Free face-painting delighted the children and the outdoor Petting Zoo and Fish pond attracted a large crowd.  The Rossland Mountain Market greeted fair-goers outside the entrance to the...

by Charles Jeanes on Wednesday Nov 15 2017

“First we take Manhattan, then we take Berlin. … I’m guided by a signal in the heavens, I’m guided by the beauty of our weapons.”                                  

-- Leonard Cohen, First we take Manhattan

Part Two


by Sara Golling on Wednesday Nov 15 2017

Ski fiends can see the first female-only ski film on November 26 at the Rossland Legion, starting at 7:00 pm. Prepare to see male-dominance stereotyping in the ski world shredded. For guys who are into pretty faces, there are a lot of those, too.   

In fact, the film is called  "Pretty Faces," and a review of the film published three years ago in National Geographic's...

by RCAC on Wednesday Nov 08 2017

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture is proud to once again present the annual Reel Youth Film Festival. The screening begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 18th at the Miners Hall.

The Reel Youth Film Festival pulls together an insightful, diverse, compelling and humorous collection of short films from across the globe – all made by youth. Chosen by a youth selection...

by Contributor on Wednesday Nov 08 2017

'15 in 15' You Can Make the Difference

The new Youth Action Network (YAN) Space will be a community hub that provides a safe place for youth to connect, to learn new skills and to participate in positive experiences.  The support we have received from businesses, trades people and individuals who want to help has been inspiring!

The Rossland...

by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Nov 01 2017

Diana  Morita Cole, the author of "Sideways:  Memoir of a Misfit" was awarded the 2017 Richard Carver Award for Emerging Writers.  Morita Cole's book details many little-known aspects of the Nikkei internment in both Canada and the United States during the Second World War.

Most of us are aware that, during the...

by Charles Jeanes on Wednesday Nov 01 2017

“The West is the best. /  Get here, and we’ll do the rest.”

                                                -- Jim Morrison, the Doors, Blue Bus

In the beginning, two words

I do not often fare into the waters of moral judgements, but in this column I do. My morals and ethics, or “values” as the modern vocabulary seems to prefer,...

by RCAC on Tuesday Oct 31 2017

The Rossland Council for Arts and Culture is proud to announce our next performance, “Shakespeare After Dark”, which will be taking place at the Miners Hall on Friday November 17th.

The RCAC is once again bringing live comedy to Rossland, this time it’s a fresh blend of classic Shakespeare, drunken shenanigans and the art of improvisation.

In the first half, you'll...

by Sara Golling on Wednesday Oct 18 2017

The forest air was crisp and intoxicatingly pure (except for the cloud of sausage-scented smoke rising from the barbeque) as outdoorsy people from local communities gathered around the new Booty's Cabin to  celebrate it, and the Rossland Range Recreation Site ― that made it (and the other day-use shelters) legally possible. Booty's is so new it isn't even quite finished yet, though it now has...

by Charles Jeanes on Wednesday Oct 04 2017

“I cheat and I lie, I do what I have to do, to get by But I know what is wrong and I know what is right — And I die for the truth, in my secret life.”

-- Leonard Cohen, In my secret life

Interiority and Spirituality

The one place we all hold most private, most...


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