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By Kyra Hoggan on Friday Sep 27 2019

A legal grow-op went up in smoke this morning, after a house fire in the 1400 Block of Neilson Street in Trail this morning.

Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire Rescue (KBRFR) Cpt. Greg Ferraby said the call came in at 8:37 a.m., and nine Trail and three Warfield firefighters arrived on scene by 8:43 a.m.

By Trail Champion on Friday Sep 27 2019

A Trail recycling company has been fined almost $23,000 by WorkSafeBC, according to a report published on the organization’s website.

According to WorkSafeBC, the $22,866.82 fine levied against Montrose-based KC Recycling Ltd, was due to repeated, high-risk violations.

The WorkSafeBC report reads as follows:

By Bob Hall on Friday Sep 27 2019

A Selkirk College pilot project aimed at increasing the number of certified early childhood educators is helping British Columbia’s push to lead the nation in accessible, quality childcare.

By Castlegar Source on Friday Sep 27 2019

Mark your calendar! On Saturday, Oct. 5, The Half Moon Gnarvest is rockin' the valley for a cause!

 Join us in Slocan Park for a full day and evening of amazing live music.

The day starts at noon with some of the best Folkal (local Folk) legends to be, all the while amping up into a rockin' evening showcasing yet more local talent.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Sep 26 2019

Thank you, Mother Nature.

Environment Canada said an upper level disturbance has moved from coastal BC south into Washington State bringing a colder airmass to the interior.

By Timothy Schafer on Thursday Sep 26 2019

Call it a reversal of fortune.

Politicians had to sit and listen to voters on Wednesday night in the first all-candidates gathering in Nelson for the latest edition of the federal election campaign trail.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 26 2019

It’s not that the Nelson Leafs have been playing terribly to start the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season.

It’s more that the Green and White are digging a hole early in games that’s proving to be a bit more of a task to climb out.

By Contributor on Wednesday Sep 25 2019

Tucked into the 500 Block of Baker Street in Nelson is a new business that not only gives consumers a different natural flavour, but also adds another bit of uniqueness that comes from shopping in the Heritage City.

Nelson Olive Oil Co., owned and operated by Michelle Rudell and Dave Heath, offers as many as 50 of the world’s most-finest and unique oils and balsamic vinegars.

By Contributor on Wednesday Sep 25 2019

Kootenay Co-op Radio is pleased to announce they are heading into their 20th year of community-powered radio with over 10 new shows.

By Kyra Hoggan on Wednesday Sep 25 2019

Yesterday (Tuesday) was a very busy day for first responders on Hwy 3B, with three MVAs within less than three-and-a-half hours.