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Jumbo resort consultants willing to work with Ktunaxa

Despite court ruling, project in standstill as proponents deal with government oversight

Sparwood Elementary students cut ribbon on new trails

Elk River Alliance partners with Frank J Mitchell to establish interpretive trails

BREAKING: Supreme Court of Canada dismisses Ktunaxa Jumbo resort appeal

Ktunaxa argued the area around a proposed ski resort carries significant spiritual meaning

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Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opens new doors
    Investigators hone in on timeline of deadly ammonia leak in Fernie
      Teck Coal pleads guilty to 2014 fish kill
        'She is a tough cookie,' says husband of found Coquitlam dog walker

          Kelowna man convicted of fraud for scamming former Google executive

          “If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.”

          Vehicle access being restricted in burned over areas in Kootenays

          Hunting regulation changes in response to wildfires in the Kootenay Region

          Supreme Court to rule on Ktunaxa Qat’muk appeal

          Ktunaxa argue religious freedom was violated when ski resort plan was approved near Invermere.

          Stetski calls for ammonia phase-out in arenas

          Kootenay-Columbia MP rises in the House of Commons to respond to Fernie tragedy.

          Top officials tour through hospital

          Interior Health CEO and board chair come to Kootenays on listening tour.

          Mothers share insight into Elk Valley maternity services

          Planning pregnancies around winter driving? You’re not alone

          Former Surrey MP Gurmant Grewal running for BC Liberal leadership

          Grewal says he’s running on an ‘experienced, successful’ track record

          • Oct 26th, 2017

          Ghostriders team up with The Free Press to Reach a Reader

          The 7th annual campaign is taking the action to the streets today

          VIDEO: Wildlife centre reminds people to be bear aware

          Bear cubs admitted to centre after mothers put down

          Big White opposed to BC Family Day switch

          Date change would negatively impact B.C. tourism, consumers, says Kelowna area resort

          Rally held for B.C. youth aging out of foster care

          Nearly 100 people showed up to provide support to those who have aged out of provincial foster care in the province.

          ICBC says 25 per cent more traffic crashes happen on Halloween

          It works out to 330 people injured in 920 crashes across the province.

          CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

          Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

          Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp