Corey Bullock

A male mule deer is pictured at Cominco Gardens in Kimberley this past October. (Corey Bullock/Kimberley Bulletin file)

WildSafeBC reminds East Kootenay residents to give deer space during rut

Be cautious when driving as well, says WildSafeBC

A male mule deer is pictured at Cominco Gardens in Kimberley this past October. (Corey Bullock/Kimberley Bulletin file)
The yellow bin recycling program is one of two ways that residents and businesses can recycle paper, metal and plastic products in Kimberley. (Corey Bullock/Kimberley Bulletin file)

RDEK yellow bin contract renewed for another five years

The RDEK continues to encourage the use of the Recycle BC Depots at local transfer stations

The yellow bin recycling program is one of two ways that residents and businesses can recycle paper, metal and plastic products in Kimberley. (Corey Bullock/Kimberley Bulletin file)
An RCMP officer is pictured turning around northbound traffic from Cranbrook to Kimberley at the Echo Field Road and Highway 95A intersection. Trevor Crawley photo.

UPDATE: Highway 95A reopened between Kimberley and Cranbrook

East Kootenay Traffic Services has confirmed that Highway 95A has re-opened following…

An RCMP officer is pictured turning around northbound traffic from Cranbrook to Kimberley at the Echo Field Road and Highway 95A intersection. Trevor Crawley photo.
An example of the course work provided at the mental health first aid course, which takes place Oct. 19 and 20, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Prestige Rocky Mountain Resort in Cranbrook. (BCMFRC/submitted file)

Free mental health first aid course for veterans, RCMP coming to Cranbrook

The course is offered to medically released veterans, RCMP, family members, friends and colleagues.

An example of the course work provided at the mental health first aid course, which takes place Oct. 19 and 20, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Prestige Rocky Mountain Resort in Cranbrook. (BCMFRC/submitted file)
Abandoned cat brought into Kootenay SPCA with broken sternum

Abandoned cat brought into Kootenay SPCA with broken sternum

The East Kootenay SPCA branch is seeking help to cover $1,455 in medical bills for Claude the cat.

Abandoned cat brought into Kootenay SPCA with broken sternum
A screen shot of the BC Wildfire Service map, which identifies fires within each region across BC.

Wildfire update in the Southeast Fire Centre

No fires currently pose a threat to structures or communities, says BC Wildfire Service

A screen shot of the BC Wildfire Service map, which identifies fires within each region across BC.
Last year, the Black Press Extreme Education and Career fair in Cranbrook was well attended at the Ktunaxa Nation Building. This year, the Career Fair has moved to the Days Inn and Conference Centre. (Corey Bullock/Kimberley Bulletin file)

Black Press career fair returns to Kootenays

The Black Press Extreme Education and Career fair is back in Cranbrook on August 22, 2019.

Last year, the Black Press Extreme Education and Career fair in Cranbrook was well attended at the Ktunaxa Nation Building. This year, the Career Fair has moved to the Days Inn and Conference Centre. (Corey Bullock/Kimberley Bulletin file)
A screen shot of the wildlife camera footage of the alleged suspect (Penny file)

Wasa man stabbed four times at own home

The suspect fled the scene.

A screen shot of the wildlife camera footage of the alleged suspect (Penny file)
Severe thunderstorm watch issued across Okanagan Valley. (File photo)

East Kootenay weather: rain, thunderstorms expected

Severe thunderstorm watch has been issued across the southern interior.

Severe thunderstorm watch issued across Okanagan Valley. (File photo)
Otters devour 150 trout at Kootenay hatchery

Otters devour 150 trout at Kootenay hatchery

The hatchery has lost close to 150 fish in the past several months

Otters devour 150 trout at Kootenay hatchery
B.C. Mounties replace 91-year-old grandma’s stolen hanging flower basket

B.C. Mounties replace 91-year-old grandma’s stolen hanging flower basket

Mrs. Watson had received the basket as a Mother’s Day gift before it was stolen.

B.C. Mounties replace 91-year-old grandma’s stolen hanging flower basket
No decisions made on proposed Retallack recreation tenure

No decisions made on proposed Retallack recreation tenure

The application from Retallack for a 70,000ha tenure is still under review.

No decisions made on proposed Retallack recreation tenure
B.C. family seeks help after water wheel honouring late father disappears

B.C. family seeks help after water wheel honouring late father disappears

The water wheel went missing from Lazy Lake near Wasa, B.C. between April 1 and 18, 2019.

B.C. family seeks help after water wheel honouring late father disappears
The conference will leverage local subject-matter experts, researchers, policy-makers and traditional knowledge keepers to deliver fresh perspectives on the Columbia River’s future. (CBT file)

Columbia Basin Trust hosting transboundary conference on Columbia River

Discuss the future of the Columbia River at the conference in Kimberley.

The conference will leverage local subject-matter experts, researchers, policy-makers and traditional knowledge keepers to deliver fresh perspectives on the Columbia River’s future. (CBT file)
Regional news recap

Regional news recap

A quick recap of the top news stories this week in Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie and Kimberley.

Regional news recap
New recycling program to be piloted at Kimberley Transfer Station

New recycling program to be piloted at Kimberley Transfer Station

Currently, there is only one Recycle BC Depot serving the entire East Kootenay.

New recycling program to be piloted at Kimberley Transfer Station
Regional news recap

Regional news recap

A quick recap of the top news stories this week in Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie and Kimberley.

Regional news recap
Regional news recap

Regional news recap

The top news stories this week across Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie and Kimberley.

Regional news recap
Regional news recap

Regional news recap

A quick recap of the top news stories this week in Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie and Kimberley.

Regional news recap
FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

The public is invited to comment on the changes until Jan. 11, 2019.

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations