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Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

Personal Histories: Olympe & Joan Astra

Olympe & Joan Astra have opened their home to hundreds of children. Four were their own, four were adopted, and many more were fostered.

Balancing business with firefighting

Amar Bal, the owner of Esso and Chevron, and James Macdonald, co-owner of The Nomad, balance work with firefighting.

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REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Canucks Playroom offers fun space for sick kids at BC Children's Hospital
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Bartenders respond to push for better non-alcoholic drinks

Tina Schultz channels her creativity with body painting

Revelstoke's Tina Schultz creates amazing pieces of art using people's bodies as her canvas.

Personal History: Helen Grace

Helen Grace has been dedicated to Revelstoke for almost 90 years.

Book explores paranormal activity in a small mountain town

Brennan Storr's debut book tells stories of the paranormal in Revelstoke, B.C.

In conversation: Sarah Harper & Stu Smith of the Revelstoke Garlic Festival

Sarah Harper and Stu Smith are hosting the third Revelstoke Garlic Festival on their Track Street Grower farmer on Sunday, Sept. 18.

Senior home survey seeks volunteers

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

  • Aug 26th, 2016

Personal Histories: John Opra — the teacher, councillor and Legion member

John Opra has played a central role in Revelstoke's development as both an educator and city councillor.

Revelstoke Tourism launches new promotional video

Casey Brown, Nadine Overwater, Chris Rubens, and Bruno Long star in new video promoting Revelstoke.

  • Aug 11th, 2016

Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

Diving into food waste in Revelstoke

Community Connections Food Recovery Program looking at ways to divert food waste from trash.

  • Aug 2nd, 2016

Personal Histories: Maxine & Klass Rienks tell tales from the farmers market

When the Revelstoke Farm & Craft Market started in 1987, Maxine and Klass Rienks were amongst the first few vendors

B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

Google Street View comes to Mount Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks

This year, you can plan your trip to Mount Revelstoke and Glacier national parks or visit virtually using Google Street View

  • Jul 25th, 2016

Pokemon Go comes to Revelstoke

Pokemon Go, the ridiculously popular mobile video game, is now available in Revelstoke.

Arrow Heights Elementary students inspire stewardship of painted turtles

AHE students create banners urging people to help protect painted turtles in Revelstoke.

  • Jul 7th, 2016

Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

Personal histories: Peter Waters – celebrity hair colourist

Revelstoke's Peter Waters acted in London's West End theatre productions before launching a career as a hair colourist.

Gallery: Revelstoke Mountain Paradise Show & Shine 2016

The Mountain Paradise Show and Shine continues to delight year-after-year, and this past Saturday was no exception