Interior Health in a media release Tuesday said recreation users can go back to their normal habits around the Balfour Ferry terminal.
Lawrence Chernoff, Mayor of the City of Castlegar, has issued the following statement on behalf of Castlegar City Council.
Dewars Brewers had the offence running on all cylinders, putting up 10 runs during a 10-8 victory over Trail Mariners in Castlegar Sunfest Minor Division Baseball Tournament Sunday in the Sunflower City.
The win was the fifth of the tournament for the Brewers.
Nelson opened with a 10-4 win over Castlegar Steelers followed by a narrow 10-9 win over Castlegar Royals.
Residents of Glade say they can often hear the Kalesnikoff lumber mill, on the opposite bank from their Kootenay River community, as it processes hundreds of thousands of cubic metres of lumber every year.
Soon those operations will be a lot closer to them.
Premier Christy Clark issued the following statement on the death of a British Columbian in yesterday's attack in London:
"Yesterday, terrorists carried out several attacks in the heart of London. One of the victims was from British Columbia.
Castlegar woman, 30-year-old Christine Archibald, was the Canadian killed in the London Bridge terror attack Saturday night.
Today, in front of Castlegar City Hall, long-time family friend Patrick Audet released this statement from her family.
City crews are continuing to work around the clock to clear a storm sewer main, the blockage of which is causing localized flooding in the 6 Street/9 Avenue area downtown, according to director of Public Works Chris Barlow.
“There is flooding in three or four houses from last night’s rainfall,” Barlow said. “Crews are working to clear the main and setting up emergency bypass pumps.”
Unlocked vehicles are being targeted by thieves in Warfield, according to RCMP Cpl. Devon Reid.
In media release Saturday, the Regional District of Central Kootenay is rescinding the Evacuation Order for three homes on Picard Road due to a reduced risk of flooding.
The area will remain on Evacuation Alert and residents should be prepared to evacuate if necessary.
The property that remains on Evacuation Order is:
The City of Trail has closed the Gyro Park beach area and the sidewalk along the beach due to extremely high water. The City will keep the area closed until further notice and we strongly advise Gyro Park-goers not to access this area until we advise it is safe to do so.