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In a media release Friday, Interior Health is advising individuals who attended gatherings in the Kelowna downtown and waterfront areas from June 25 to July 6 that they may have been exposed to COVID-19.

Interior Health said this advisory comes after IH’s communicable disease unit (CDU)...

When it comes to going the distance, Western Auto Wreckers & Towing have always

gone the extra mile to help people in need.

Their community involvement over the years is a true testament to their commitment and dedication to serving the citizens of Nelson and the West Kootenays...

Successful offseason fundraising efforts by Nelson Baseball Association has paid huge dividends allowing the local organization...

Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, responsible for Sport, has issued the following statement regarding Vancouver's bid to host the National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs:

"The opportunity to host the NHL playoffs is an exciting event for any community.

"While I am...

What better way to relieve the stress of being cooped up in isolation for the last three months, than to take the family out for an adrenaline-fueled adventure right here in the heart of the Kootenays.

Scream up a storm on the lines and feel the wind in your face!

Afterall what better way is there to explore nature than a distancing of 300 feet above.

Kokanee Mountain...

Selkirk Paving is the recipient of this year’s Exceptional Public Awareness Program Award – Group Category, presented by the ALS Society of BC.

The purpose of this award category is to evaluate and recognize excellence in fundraising programs implemented during the previous 12 months. This award recognizes an individual or project team who has demonstrated excellence in fundraising. An...

Castlegar couple praises extraordinary effort of helpful RCMP officer

An Alberta police officer wowed a local couple with her caring, kindness and assistance last week while coping with the aftermath of a nighttime robbery.

Castlegar's Daniel Gagnier is accustomed to service – not only are both of his parents well-known volunteers in the community, he has also served the past year and a half as a Private in the Canadian Armed Forces in Petawawa, Ont....

Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia:

"Today, we are announcing 20 new cases, for a total of 3,028 cases in British Columbia.

"There are 175 active cases of COVID-19 in the province, and 2,667 people who...