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by Bob Hall on 7 April 2020 - 2:51pm

To address the financial challenges facing post-secondary students due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Selkirk College Foundation is appealing for help with those struggling the most.

The...

by Castlegar Source on 22 March 2020 - 2:44pm

Distillers in the province have stepped up to the plate, offering excess alcohol and, in some cases, their production facilities for the production of hand sanitizer.

The BC government has...

by DriveSmartBC on 17 February 2020 - 2:50pm

When I was posted in the Okanagan in the 1990s I was answering phones in the detachment dispatch office. A caller from Summerland asked what would happen if he decided to take his protest sign...

by DriveSmartBC on 9 February 2020 - 1:23pm

A young person's brain is not fully matured until the age of 25. The prefrontal cortex manages executive functions such as impulse control and weighing consequences but may not do a great job of...

by DriveSmartBC on 20 January 2020 - 1:02pm

One wouldn't think that stopping at a stop sign would be such a problem for drivers. It seems relatively simple, come to a complete stop, look both ways and then go if it is safe to do so. With...

by DriveSmartBC on 17 November 2019 - 12:35pm

A commuter asked "I would really like to see the article written about what to do when we see a commercial transport vehicle that is driving in an unsafe manner. You gave us a phone number to call...

by Contributor on 17 November 2019 - 12:24pm

Want to learn more about how to apply for arts and culture grants delivered by the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance? Attend a free workshop with Krista Patterson, who will share how to apply...

by Contributor on 17 November 2019 - 12:18pm

How often do you get to go to a market and all the vendors are kids? You will get the chance in just a few days! West Kootenay home learners from Trail, Castlegar, Nelson, and the Slocan Valley...

by Contributor on 6 October 2019 - 5:26pm

Seven educators from the Columbia Basin have been recognized by the Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network (CBEEN) for their excellence in encouraging stewardship and sustainability...

by Contributor on 6 October 2019 - 5:08pm

This October 2019, TB Vets Charitable Foundation is proud to announce, through the generosity of our donors, $793,793 worth of respiratory equipment was donated to 28 different Hospital,...

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