Back to top
October 2021
By Charles Jeanes on Saturday Oct 30 2021

The Original cold war: radical democracy vs.reactionary monarchy in Europe

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Friday Oct 29 2021

Environment Canada has issued a Special weather statement Friday for Highway 3 — Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass.

Environment Canada said heavy rain is expected, with snow accumulations near the summit for Highway 3 Friday morning.

“A weather system continues to give heavy rain over Kootenay regions — snow level is currently near 1700 meters,” Environment Canada said.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Friday Oct 29 2021

The noose has been tightened yet again as the province has increased restrictions on what unvaccinated families are able to do in order to boost the rates across the province and the Interior Health region.

By Province of British Columbia on Thursday Oct 28 2021

Premier John Horgan has released the following statement regarding the state of his health:

“After noticing a lump in my neck, I went to the doctor to get a number of tests over the past few weeks. Those tests have revealed a growth in my throat that requires surgery tomorrow. Any further treatment will be determined after the surgery.

By Teck Trail Operations on Thursday Oct 28 2021

Teck Trail Operations is proud to commemorate 125 years of continuous smelting with an eight-part series that explores the company’s significant role in the region and industry, from the gold rush to becoming one of the world’s largest fully integrated zinc and lead smelting and refining complexes.

By Interior Health Authority on Thursday Oct 28 2021

Interior Health is calling on everyone to protect themselves and increase immunity in our community by getting their annual influenza (flu) vaccine. New this year, the influenza vaccine (flu shot) is available free of charge to everyone six months of age and older, at pharmacies and clinics throughout the region. 

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Thursday Oct 28 2021

The excessive speed of vehicles along part of Highway 6 has some residents turning to the province for help.

A petition to lower the speed limit through the community of Passmore in the Slocan Valley has been delivered to the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure.

By Wildsight on Wednesday Oct 27 2021

The controversial Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality is one step closer to meeting its end. Today, Bill 26 was introduced by the BC government that includes measures to dissolve BC’s only town without a population, created for a widely-opposed ski resort. 

By Contributor on Wednesday Oct 27 2021

The Trail RCMP will be out patrolling in marked police vehicles on Halloween this Sunday, October 31, 2021.

The police caution locals that sunset will occur at 5:30 p.m., which means that most trick-or-treaters will be walking around neighbourhoods in the dark.

Report any suspicious activity and incidents to the Trail Detachment at 250-364-2566.

By Province of British Columbia on Wednesday Oct 27 2021

More people in B.C. will start to receive invitations for a COVID-19 booster shot as the Province continues its COVID-19 immunization plan, prioritizing B.C.'s elderly and most at-risk through to the December holiday.

The plan expands to include all British Columbians 12+ beginning in January 2022.