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Two seasoned MLA's from the West Kootenay have found a place at the cabinet table of John Horgan's NDP government following a ceremony at Government House in Victoria Tuesday afternoon.

Nelson Creston MLA Michelle Mungall, elected to the BC Legislature in 2009 and Katrine Conroy,...

The Special Air Quality Statement issued by Environment Canada remains as smoke from the BC wildfires continues to cause poor air quality and reducing visibility.

"Smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behaviour and temperatures change," the Environment Canada statement...

The future looks bright for minor baseball in Nelson after the West Kootenay Tigers, consisting of a large contingent of Heritage City players, captured the title at the Cranbrook Slug Fest Sunday in the Key City.

The Tigers outlasted the Lethbridge SWLL AAA squad 11-8 to claim the...

The Nelson Neptunes continue to stick to the season plan of using the regular season as a building block for the big prize at the end of the year, the Kootenay Regionals set for August at home in the NDCC Pool.

Nelson finished third to surprising Grand Forks Piranhas during the latest...

Summer is back in the Kootenays, and for avid readers there is no greater pleasure than a good book and an icy drink on the patio. On the beach or under a shady tree also works!

The Kootenay Book Weekend is celebrating its 14th annual event this year, and book lovers can discover great summer reads as they prepare for this three-day book-loving celebration in the fall. This year’s event...

MarketFest is once again back on Baker Street this July 28nd starting at 6 p.m. and running until 10:30 p.m.

This is a rain or shine event but with luck the weather will be beautiful, the sun will shine, and the music will soar. This MarketFest musical line-up is power packed with amazing acts such asSlava Doval’s – “Dance Locale: Local Dance”, Baker Street Blues,Gabriel...

Selkirk College Hosts Strategic Doing Training

Selkirk College is partnering with Purdue University’s Agile Strategy Lab to offer a three-day training course that helps people lead complex collaborations. This Strategic Doing 301 training has inspired hundreds of initiatives worldwide.

“In an effort to advance the Regional Development Institute and the Regional Innovation Chair’s goal of supporting regional collaboration and...

Ontario electricity prices increased twice as fast as the national average over the past decade, and the average Toronto resident now pays $60 more per month than the average Canadian for electricity, finds a new study released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian policy think-tank.

“Electricity is a necessity, and Ontario’s high prices pose a serious...