Castlegar's the worst in the Kootenays and the fourth-worst out of 160 B.C. municipalities in terms of the tax burden placed on businesses as compared to residential taxes.
The body of a missing 19-year-old Castlegar man, Zachary Larsen, was recovered from the Columbia River today.
Castlegar RCMP Sgt. Laurel Mathew said a passerby walking along the riverbank spotted the body in the river between the Robson and Kinnaird bridges.
She said a forensic examination will be conducted, but until the results are available, it's impossible to say whether foul...
Kootenay West MLA Katrine Conroy is making a gradual return to work after she donated a kidney and her husband Ed underwent a successful kidney transplant. The couple participated in a Canada-wide ‘domino’ kidney transplant that involved six people. Ms. Conroy volunteered to donate a kidney to her husband, but was not a compatible donor for him, so instead donated to another matched recipient...
Castlegar RCMP detatchment commander Sgt. Laurel Mathew said she's received some feedback indicating a public perception that police have given up on the search for 19-year-old Zach Larsen, who disappeared June 6.
The family of missing 19-year-old Castlegar man Zachary Larsen has posted a $10,000 award for any information leading to the young man's safe return.