After questioning the Grand Forks woman who murdered her 12-year-old neighbour, the BC Review Board ordered her to spend one year in custody at BC’s Psychiatric Forensic Hospital.
A 24-year-old Castlegar man arrested charged with two counts of sexual assault, two counts of sexual interference, one count of possession of child pornography and one count of possession of a prohibited weapon (brass knuckles), has been arrested once again, this time for breaching the conditions of his release.
Castlegar Mayor Lawrence Chernoff is currently at the annual general meeting of the Union of B.C. Municipalities (UBCM) in Whistler, and he said there's been no shortage of interesting material to keep delegates busy, with issues including industrial taxation and term limits for municipal representatives.
Ed. Note: This year has seen far greater-than-usual bear-human conflict. The following is an account written by a local mom and police officer who found herself in an almost un-bear-able situation.
“During the second week of August 2010, I took on a house sitting/cat sitting job in the glorious area of Bonnington. Beautiful home with lots of windows, pool, private...
Castlegar will not escape unscathed from the school district's (SD 20's) proposed changes as set out in a report delivered at the school board's regular meeting on Monday.
Everyone should know a little computer programming. I know that the most common response I'm going to get is that you don't care about programming and you just want to use them. The value in having a basic understanding of how programs work is that it gives you a basic understanding of how computers work. ... it just makes life easier.
Police are asking for public assistance after a Castlegar woman was assaulted and robbed in broad daylight last weekend.
By Timothy Schafer, The Nelson Daily
An un-bear-able situation has just gotten a little better for some Nelson residents.
The last of the three grizzly bears that had taken up residence in Rosemont and South Nelson have been caught and taken out of the area.
Using a standard trap, the adult female...
By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports
While friends were chilling on the beach during the summer Aimee DiBella was in the gym working the weights.
While those same friends chumming with others the 5’7” Team B.C. product was running the highways between Nelson and Taghum.
But while DiBella’s buddies are shoveling snow in February, the hockey protégé...