A terrifying high-air emergency kept Castlegar emergency crews busy Friday afternoon, when an Air Canada airplane with 25 people (22 passengers and three crew members) on board reported engine failure immediately after taking off from Castlegar.
A Public Works complaint turned into a marijuana grow operation bust Sunday in the hospital area of the city.
Using some information from the complaint, police obtained a search warrant to enter the residence in the neighbourhood around Kootenay Lake Hospital where they discovered 400 plants amidst a sizable marijuana grow operation. The equipment was seized....
A recurring mantra of childhood fatherly advice, a deep rooted love for the region and the desire to do what’s right: Bryan Hunt’s formula for getting elected as the Green Party MP in the BC Southern Interior riding is also a formula he hopes will allow him and folks like him to spend more time in their Kootenay/Boundary hometowns.
By Timothy Schafer, The Nelson Daily
A move to include municipal governments in electrical generation matters is now part of the City of Nelson’s mandate.
City council passed a motion Monday night to throw their voice behind the call to the Province to have independent power projects matters now include local governments as an “equity...