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by Bob Hall on Friday Feb 24 2017

Partnering with Co-op Education & Employment Services to hire a co-op student from Selkirk College brings countless paybacks to employers throughout the province.

Employers benefit from a connection to highly motivated and capable students in a variety of disciplines that are flexible and productive workers. Students can economically fill short-term staffing needs to cover for...

by Shara JJ Cooper on Friday Feb 24 2017

The top elementary school in the Boundary is Dr. D. A. Perley Elementary School according to the Fraser Institute, which released its annual report, Feb.14.

Perley ranked 388 out of 956 schools with a score of 6.3 out of 10. This is up from the previous year when Perley scored 555. 

Also in Grand Forks, John A. Hutton ranked 874 out of 956, a decrease from last year's 405 with a...

by Castlegar Source on Thursday Feb 23 2017

Friday night will give residents an opportunity to eat a fabulous meal, help in an excellent cause, and enjoy fascinating stories of our own young people working in a vastly different culture – in short, it's once again time for the Selkirk nursing students' Rice and Beans Dinner.

by Contributor on Friday Feb 17 2017

Trail area families are being encouraged to attend an open house on Feb. 24 to share their ideas on how to transform rural education in British Columbia.

by Contributor on Thursday Feb 16 2017

On the occasion of Canada’s Agriculture Day, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is underscoring the importance of working with agricultural communities to help conserve lands and waters of high conservation value across the country.

The not-for-profit charitable organization has established relationships with farmers and ranchers in different parts of Canada to help maintain, and in...

by Kyra Hoggan on Thursday Feb 16 2017

This morning was kicked off with some angst and upset for Fruitvale Elementary School staff, administration, students and parents after a problem with the school's natural gas regulators forced the closure of the school.

School District 20 Superintendent Bill Ford said school administration had been in contact with Fortis over the issue for the past couple of weeks, as a gas odour would...

by Shara JJ Cooper on Wednesday Feb 15 2017
School District 51 (SD51) is somewhat notorious for not closing on snow days, but icy road conditions have finally pushed pause on this steadfast tradition.
 
Parents and teachers woke up this morning to news that schools across the Boundary would be closed today, Feb.
by Contributor on Tuesday Feb 14 2017

Science World’s Scientists and Innovators in the Schools (SIS) program gets kids excited about science and technology through school visits from local science professionals. To better serve communities in the Kootenay region, we are holding a communication training workshop in Castlegar, for science professionals interested in finding out more about this program. The workshop will take place...

by Contributor on Monday Feb 13 2017

Young people of Castlegar will have an opportunity to learn the skills they will need for tomorrow's in-demand occupations.

WorkBC's Find Your Fit tour will be making its next stop at the Stanley Humphries school, Feb. 16.

by Charles Jeanes on Wednesday Feb 08 2017

What does democracy look like? Protest and Legitimacy

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