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MLA Doug Clovechok, Columbia River Revelstoke.

MLA Clovechok supports tourism industry call for funds

The Tourism and Hospitality sector announced this week that they are seeking…

MLA Doug Clovechok, Columbia River Revelstoke.
KIJHL sets season starting date of October 2, 2020

KIJHL sets season starting date of October 2, 2020

Teams to move to move forward with the scheduling and delivery of summer camps and programs under the guidance of the league and BC Hockey

KIJHL sets season starting date of October 2, 2020
Calvin Dickson photo

Dramatic sky in the East Kootenay during weekend storm

Thunderstorms rolled through the East Kootenay on Saturday, June 13

Calvin Dickson photo
Bat count 2019 before social distancing. Photo: Okanagan Bat Project.

BC bats don’t spread COVID-19 says Kootenay Bat Project

Misinformation can lead to problems for bats, project says

Bat count 2019 before social distancing. Photo: Okanagan Bat Project.
Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok.

Provincial reopening plan needs more clarity: MLA Clovechok

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok has had a chance to look…

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok.
Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok. File photo

Frustrated MLA begs out of province visitors to stay home

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok doesn’t understand why people aren’t listening to good advice

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok. File photo
FILE – The B.C. Conservation Officer Service made the decision to relocate two grizzly bears that had been frequenting urban areas around Bella Coola for the past few weeks. (Submitted/Black Press Media)

Bear killed in Kimberley after chasing girl, wreaking havoc on town

This particular brown-coloured bear has been the subject of many calls this summer; very food habituated, CO says

FILE – The B.C. Conservation Officer Service made the decision to relocate two grizzly bears that had been frequenting urban areas around Bella Coola for the past few weeks. (Submitted/Black Press Media)
Green Party invites the public to meet the two candidates vying for Kootenay Columbia nomination

Green Party invites the public to meet the two candidates vying for Kootenay Columbia nomination

Meetings in Cranbrook and Revelstoke; candidate will be chosen on July 14

Green Party invites the public to meet the two candidates vying for Kootenay Columbia nomination
The elk herd on the move near Wycliffe. Leyland Cecco file.

VIDEO: Driver captures East Kootenay elk herd on the move

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

The elk herd on the move near Wycliffe. Leyland Cecco file.
Kimberley residents attended a vigil for the South Purcell Mountain Caribou last week. Wildsight file.

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

Calf will be moved to Revelstoke maternity pens, then released

Kimberley residents attended a vigil for the South Purcell Mountain Caribou last week. Wildsight file.
B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

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

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck
Tamara Duggan, co-owner of Tamarack Cannabis Boutique in Marysville. Submitted file.                                Tamara Duggan, co-owner of Tamarack Cannabis Boutique in Marysville. Submitted file.

‘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

Tamara Duggan, co-owner of Tamarack Cannabis Boutique in Marysville. Submitted file.                                Tamara Duggan, co-owner of Tamarack Cannabis Boutique in Marysville. Submitted file.
Birds from Kootenays test positive for West Nile virus

Birds from Kootenays test positive for West Nile virus

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

Birds from Kootenays test positive for West Nile virus
MLA Clovechok calls for backcountry closure

MLA Clovechok calls for backcountry closure

Don’t wait, do it now, MLA says

MLA Clovechok calls for backcountry closure
Review of current exhibition in the Gallery at Centre 64

Review of current exhibition in the Gallery at Centre 64

Wildlife, landscapes, flowers and figures on display at Centre 64

Review of current exhibition in the Gallery at Centre 64
Kimberley’s Kaila Buchy off to nationals with Cotter rink

Kimberley’s Kaila Buchy off to nationals with Cotter rink

Kimberley’s Kaila Buchy is off on Saturday to Saint Andrews, New Brunswick…

Kimberley’s Kaila Buchy off to nationals with Cotter rink
Spotlight on Change

Spotlight on Change

Spring is the season of revival; a time of taking stock and…

Spotlight on Change
Dynamiters win a long, strange game two
Dynamiters win a long, strange game two
Dynamiters win game one in double overtime

Dynamiters win game one in double overtime

Bertoia notches the winning goal

Dynamiters win game one in double overtime
Both the Dynamiters and Grizzlies have very dedicated fan bases. Above, Dynamiter fans followed the team to Invermere earlier this month, including Mayor Don McCormick in the background. Submitted file.

Kimberley vs Revelstoke; a look ahead

JOSH LOCKHART The Kimberley Dynamiters have made the KIJHL finals for the…

Both the Dynamiters and Grizzlies have very dedicated fan bases. Above, Dynamiter fans followed the team to Invermere earlier this month, including Mayor Don McCormick in the background. Submitted file.