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By Lone Sheep Publishing on Monday Jan 17 2022

Riders of West Kootenay Transit, including Nelson, Trail, Castlegar, Balfour, Kaslo and the Slocan Valley areas, will be excited about the announcement that the NextRide program is coming this summer.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Monday Jan 17 2022

The management of waste in the city is going up again.

City council passed third reading on the bylaw to bump the cost for curbside waste recovery in 2022 by $25 to fund the organics diversion program.

By Contributor on Sunday Jan 16 2022

The BC Games Society and the Greater Vernon 2022 BC Winter Games Society have made the difficult decision not to stage the BC Winter Games next month.

However, Games organizers and stakeholders will explore options to see if the region can deliver this multi-sport event in 2023.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Saturday Jan 15 2022

A concern over individual community’s contribution to a regional homelessness problem was not enough to derail support for a Selkirk College-led project designed for the streets.

By Letters to the editor on Friday Jan 14 2022

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By Boundary Sentinel on Friday Jan 14 2022

A recent decision by the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary board has enabled the Christina Lake fire department to respond to calls outside its jurisdiction.

The bylaw — Bylaw 1788, opening the door for Christina Lake to service a wider area, was adopted at the recent RDKB meeting.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Friday Jan 14 2022

There has been an increase in the number of violent incidents and harassment toward regional district staff over the last 20 months, says the RDCK’s human resources advisor.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Thursday Jan 13 2022

The raw wound of unequal distribution of COVID-19 federal/provincial re-start money could not be soothed for some at the regional district level.

By Bob Hall on Wednesday Jan 12 2022

The fall semester climax for students in the Selkirk College School of Business saw learners rise to the challenge with exciting small business concepts.

By Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Wednesday Jan 12 2022

By Rochelle Baker / Local Journalism Initiative / Canada’s National Observer

A new study suggests that returning threatened B.C. salmon and steelhead stocks are being intercepted in large numbers by commercial harvesters in southeast Alaska.