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by Contributor on Wednesday Sep 16 2009

Quantum Leaps: Girls Talk Tech


The Quantum Leaps conference focuses on career development and highlights the importance of continuing science and technology courses in secondary and post secondary schools to ensure a wide range of career opportunities for female students in Grades 9-12.

by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Sep 09 2009

On Sept. 8,  at 1:45 p.m., Trail and Greater District RCMP were notified of a body lying on the rocks under the Victoria Street bridge in Trail. Upon attendance, police discovered the body of a woman who had apparently fallen to her death off the bridge.

by Contributor on Wednesday Sep 02 2009

On Oct. 14, CBT (Columbia Basin Trust) will host a free one-day session aimed at providing local governments and community supporters with the latest information on scientific projections, local impacts, and examples of how communities can start preparing for opportunities and risks associated with climate change.

by Castlegar Source on Friday Aug 28 2009

The following is a press release issued by the Salmo RCMP department:

On  Aug.27, at roughly 3:41p.m., Salmo RCMP responded to a complaint of found explosives near the boat launch at Erie Lake. Investigation revealed 8 tubes of Power Frac Dynamite had been deposited in the water close to shore.

by Castlegar Source on Friday Aug 28 2009

The following is a press release issued by the Salmo RCMP department:

On  Aug.27, at roughly 3:41p.m., Salmo RCMP responded to a complaint of found explosives near the boat launch at Erie Lake. Investigation revealed 8 tubes of Power Frac Dynamite had been deposited in the water close to shore.

by Contributor on Wednesday Aug 26 2009

This article was submitted courtesy the Interior Health Authority

The presence of West Nile virus has been detected in B.C. for the first time ever, the province announced this week.

by Contributor on Wednesday Aug 19 2009

Boaters are being asked to beware of an invasive weed cauding problems in regional waterways, and now showing up here in the West Kootenay.
Photo by Barb Houston:  Anneli Schadeli (left) and Claire Schadeli (right) during sign installation.

by Contributor on Wednesday Aug 12 2009

The following is an opinion piece submitted by the B.C. First Nations Forestry Council:

Ottawa and the province carry much of the blame for the burning of B.C. this summer and all British Columbians have been ill served by these two governments, according to the B.C. First Nations Forestry Council (FNFC).

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