Carolyn Grant

Escaped grass fire in Jaffray prompts general fire safety reminder

A small escaped grass fire has prompted the Regional District of East…

VIDEO: Driver captures East Kootenay elk herd on the move

Leyland Cecco spotted the herd while he was driving on Highway 95A to Cranbrook

Kimberley Arts Council – Centre 64 receives substantial provincial grant

In a letter dated February 20, Susan Jackson, the chairperson of the…

Dynamiters take first two games against Golden

Series moves to Golden for next two games

Teck donates $1 million for improvements to The Great Trail

Groups interested in making improvements to The Great Trail in the Kootenays…

Biologists discover another female calf in depleted South Purcell Mountain Caribou herd

Calf will be moved to Revelstoke maternity pens, then released

East Kootenay snow pack drops slightly to 83 per cent of normal

Anything from 80 to 110 per cent is considered near normal

Vigil in Kimberley for lost caribou herd

With removal of last females herd is effectively gone

Special avalanche warning issued for East Kootenay

Unusual conditions have treeline areas more dangerous than alpine

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

Avalanche Canada issues special public warning

Very weak layer buried under recent snow a cause for concern

Kimberley’s Ron Rossi wins a million dollars

Big win leads to early retirement

USW forestry workers headed for mediation

738 workers in East Kootenay, a further 175 in West Kootenay

‘I was the guinea pig’: B.C. pot shop owner says cannabis licensing process wasn’t easy

Tamarack Cannabis Boutique in Cranbrook will be the first retail cannabis store in the province to be granted a licence from the provincial government

Birds from Kimberley test positive for West Nile virus

This is the first evidence of West Nile virus activity in the province this year.

Latest fire update for Cranbrook Invermere zone from BC Wildfire Service

Six wildfires of note burning in the two zones

Fire situation fairly quiet in Cranbrook, Kimberley, Elk Valley area

No news is good news for the Kimberley, Cranbrook, and Elk Valley…

Campfires banned in Southeast Fire Centre as of Thursday

With dry lightning and heat in forecast, Fire Centre moves to help prevent human-caused wildfires

IH says no cases of bacterial meningitis confirmed

Some concern as a few Kimberley students presented with meningitis-like symptoms

BC Chamber supports resolution on cannabis distribution

Resolution asks for even playing field for small micro growers