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Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass as between 15-25 cm are expected to fall into Sunday night.

Environment Canada said a Pacific front moving across the BC Interior is spreading snow to the region today...

Two Castlegar men have died after a vehicular crash this morning, according to RCMP Sgt. Chad Badry.

The Trail & District Arts Council is pleased to announce that it has received a $73,000 grant from Creative BC’s BC Music Fund (BCMF).

When most costs are rising in the New Year, natural gas and electricity bills will not; in fact, natural gas rates are decreasing.

Regional News

Castlegar continued its dominance over the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League, and the Nelson Leafs, as the Rebels won for the ninth consecutive time Saturday night in Nelson.

Dallas Goodwin scored with 27 seconds remaining in the first overtime, sparking the Rebels to a 2-1 victory over the Leafs in a spirited affair at the NDCC Arena.

Warning: In the afternoon of December 15, a thief smashed windows in several cars parked in the roadside parking lot at Strawberry Pass and stole items from them. One man admitted having left his wallet in his vehicle; a window was broken and the wallet was stolen.

One of Canada’s well-recognized raptors, the peregrine falcon, has made a remarkable comeback from the brink of extinction. 

The Nature Conservancy of Canada says it is a positive sign that conservation efforts are working and that maintaining habitat is now crucial in their continued recovery.

The conservation status of the peregrine falcon has been assessed as “not at risk” by...