The 55+ BC Games were held in Vernon this year, and again, husband and wife team Stephen Langley and Danielle (Dany) Montandon rose to the occasion.
They competed in 3 road riding events ― Time Trial, Road Race & Hill Climb, with Dany scoring 3 first place finishes. Steve was also on the podium 3 times - 1st (tied), 2nd (tied) and 3rd, in the events, respectively.
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Julie Payette was sworn in Monday as Canada’s new Governor General and representative of the Queen.
The ceremony was attended by Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski.
The Village of Salmo is honoured to receive two prestigious awards as the 2017 conference of the Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM).
Teck Resources Limited recently announced increased zinc production guidance for its Red Dog operation and recent results of exploration in the Red Dog District in Alaska.
Only half of Canada’s provinces provide even partial funding for independent schools, which in turn, can lower tuition costs for parents, finds a new study by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.
Any smoke in the valley northeast of Nelson Tuesday (October 3) was due to BC Wildfire Service burning piles of wood debris from a fuel treatment project in the Sitkum Creek area on Tuesday, October 3 said the Southeast Fire Centre in a media release.
The trend of warm weather continued over the region for the month of September said Ron LakemanWeather Forecasterfor the Southeast Fire Centre in Castlegar in the monthly synopsis.
“As was the case during the past two months a strong upper ridge of high pressure maintained unseasonably warm and generally dry conditions during the initial 12 days of September,” Lakeman said.
Reece Hunt of Nelson is heading back to represent BC at the 2017 National Women’s U18 Championship in Quebec City, Quebec, this November.
The Nelson Minor Hockey product earned the trip after being selected to the Provincial Female U18 roster.
BC Hockey made the announcement Sunday.
Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement about a violent attack in Las Vegas, Nev., where more than 50 people were killed and hundreds more were injured:
"The senseless acts of violence in Las Vegas are horrifying and incomprehensible. Our hearts are with all those affected by last night's shooting.