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Photos: Restoration nearly complete at Hope's storm-damaged Othello Tunnels

Photos: Restoration nearly complete at Hope's storm-damaged Othello Tunnels

Coquihalla Canyon Park was heavily damaged in November 2021 storms
Major upgrades for waste disposal facilities in Nakusp, Rosebery and Slocan

Major upgrades for waste disposal facilities in Nakusp, Rosebery and Slocan

Upgrades will replace aging infrastructure, increase site capacity, and improve efficiency
New electronic transit fare system rolled out in West Kootenay

New electronic transit fare system rolled out in West Kootenay

The contactless payment method Umo features a reloadable card and the Umo Mobility App.
New, lower harvest level set for Kootenay Lake timber supply area

New, lower harvest level set for Kootenay Lake timber supply area

The province’s deputy chief forester announced a 13.4 per cent reduction in the allowable annual cut for the Kootenay Lake Timber Supply Area
BC Housing purchases new shelter for Castlegar

BC Housing purchases new shelter for Castlegar

20 new shelter spaces coming in 2025
City takes driver’s seat in delivering transit in Central Kootenay

City takes driver’s seat in delivering transit in Central Kootenay

The City of Nelson will provide the service
Fish in Schools program celebrates salmon release

Fish in Schools program celebrates salmon release

The event is part of ONA’s Fish in Schools (FinS) program
Community members appointed to Nakusp sport complex revival committee

Community members appointed to Nakusp sport complex revival committee

Village council from May 27
ASLCS medical bus now offering service to Revelstoke and Trail

ASLCS medical bus now offering service to Revelstoke and Trail

Medical bus returns to Revelstoke and Trail, twice monthly
Motorcyclist killed in collision near Trail

Motorcyclist killed in collision near Trail

Police confirmed Tuesday that a fatal collision occurred shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday (June 8) at Hanna Drive, four kilometres north of Trail.