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November 2022
By Valerie Rossi on Thursday Nov 24 2022

It’s like Christmas morning came early as the Trail & District Chamber of Commerce excitedly unwraps the #ThinkLocalFirst Shopping Bag Campaign this holiday season.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Thursday Nov 24 2022

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, thanks to a one-time cost-of-living rebate through Nelson Hydro.

The city-owned utility is extending the credit on electricity bills as part of a Province of B.C. initiative to address the impacts of global inflation on families and small businesses in B.C. 

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Wednesday Nov 23 2022

A Meadow Creek man is facing numerous charges following a police chase Monday in the North Kootenay Lake community Kaslo RCMP said in a media release Wednesday.

The incident started in the early hours of Friday, November 18th when RCMP received a call of a person pouring a substance from a jerry can into vehicles parked in their driveway.

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Tuesday Nov 22 2022

Environment Canada has issued at Snowfall Warning Tuesday for Highway 3, Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass.

Environment Canada said heavy snow is forecast for Paulson Summit and Kootenay Pass as well as Coquihalla Summit, Rogers Pass, North and West Columbia including Blue River and Revelstoke especially to the west of Revelstoke.

By Contributor on Tuesday Nov 22 2022

With the holiday season ramping up, it’s getting easier and easier to forget about the various packages you ordered for friends and family, or even yourself!

Has the gaming console for your daughter arrived? Is the box of essential oils going to make it in time for your sister?

What about the personalized socks for your best friend?

The list goes on.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Tuesday Nov 22 2022

A new 45-kilometre active transportation route between Nelson and Castlegar will be investigated at the regional district level.

By Boundary Sentinel on Monday Nov 21 2022

The Grand Forks RCMP dealt with many calls for services during the past week.

Here are a few of the highlight calls from RCMP Detachment Commander, Sgt. Darryl Peppler.

Deer shot with arrow in residential area

By Contributor on Monday Nov 21 2022

From the Coast Mountains to the Kootenays, British Columbians across the Southern Interior are coming together to build their businesses and create vibrant communities. PacifiCan is here to help.

PacifiCan is the new federal economic development agency dedicated to British Columbians.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Monday Nov 21 2022

Wildfire may never be viewed as a friend of those communities buried in forest, but it is a natural and accepted part of the ecosystem, according to several wildfire experts.