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by Anonymous on Friday Jan 11 2013
Having noticed that there is no official holiday of any kind in the long, cold month of January, we proclaim January 20 National Joe Hill Day.
 
You can help celebrate by coming out to the Joe Hill Coffee House in the Rossland Miners Hall at 7:00 PM on January 20.
 
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by Shelley Ackerman on Monday Dec 03 2012

IMPORTANT NOL INFORMATION MEETING Tuesday, Dec. 18, 7pm at RSS to discuss the February 2014 SD20 final decision on K-12 in Rossland. Come find out what's happening and what needs to be done before then. This is the real thing, Rosslanders – it's critical we make our views known so the board can make the best decision for our children and community!...

by Anonymous on Monday Nov 26 2012

Sunday, December 2 St. Andrew's United Church will host a Taize Service from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Taize is an ecumenical candlelit worship service of prayer and meditation.

by Anonymous on Monday Nov 26 2012

The church with the red roof - St. Andrew's United welcomes the public to view a unique collection of Nativity Scenes surrounded by music and lights on Saturday, December 1 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

by Anonymous on Tuesday Nov 13 2012
We are heading for another great Joe Hill Coffee House on November 18.
 
As usual, it's in the Rossland Miners Hall at 7:00 PM (doors at 6:00).  The cost is a mere $3, kids and students free.  There will be lots of goodies and refreshments, and plenty of fine music.
 
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by Anonymous on Tuesday Oct 16 2012

The Joe Hill saga continues this Sunday, October 21, at 7:00 PM in the Rossland Miners Hall.  (Admission $3, kids and students free.)
 
Once again, we have a great lineup of local talent:
*  Geoff Ross and Tom Troyan
*  Kerry Kean
*  Ray Tenisci and his band
*  Andrew Bennett, David Hartman, and Buzz
*  Bert Kniss on harmonica
*  Vic...

by Contributor on Sunday Oct 14 2012

There's a problem brewing in the lakes of B.C.

The Dreissenid mussel, which include Zebra and quagga mussels, is an invasive bivalve filter feeder that can cause extensive environmental and economic impacts in the ecosystems.

This has been a proven fact in in areas the Dreissenid mussel has become established.

“In an economic impact report prepared for Bonneville Power, a...

by Kootenay Gal on Friday Oct 05 2012

I have previously written about the state of our roads and highways, especially after my family was involved in a serious motor vehicle accident in January last year.  Luckily, they walked away with minor injuries but the effects psychologically have lasted much longer.

 

That accident could have resulted in the death of my entire family. It has changed how I view life and as a...

by Anonymous on Tuesday Oct 02 2012

 

Public Invited to Brainstorming and Info Session for Rossland Museum

Renowned Museum Expert to Speak

What will Rossland’s Museum look like in the next few years? What displays, stories and themes will attract an expanded clientele? What will its role be in the community?

Since last year, a group of Rossland residents has been...

by Sara Golling on Thursday Sep 13 2012

Joe Hill Coffeehouse is starting up again for the season!  Come one, come all on Sunday, September 16.  Show starts at 7:00 pm.  Family friendly entertainment at only $3 per person, except for students and persons under 12, who get in for FREE!   

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