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.
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.
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).
Dear Premier Campbell:
On 24 July 2009 I submitted a letter to the Environmental Assessment Office, expressing concerns with the proposed Glacier Howser Private Hydroelectric Project. Attached please find a copy of this submission.