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by Kyra Hoggan on Wednesday Jul 14 2010

 Castlegar RCMP have laid several charges against a Trail man after an incident that occurred in the early morning hours of July 12.

At approximately 3 a.m, Trail RCMP received a report of a truck that had just been stolen from the Tech Metals parking lot. The vehicle was spotted by two Castlegar officers, and when they activated their emergency equipment in an effort to stop the...
by Kyra Hoggan on Wednesday Jul 14 2010

 “Ridiculous” behaviours are keeping Castlegar RCMP busy this month, addressing complaints ranging from vandalism to recklessly dangerous pranks.

The fun began after an incident the night of July 2, in which the owner of a 2009 Dodge Charger left his sunroof open overnight.
“Somebody decided it would be funny to toss a cigarette through the sunroof,” said RCMP...
by Donovan Hoggan on Wednesday Jul 14 2010

 Imagine coming to work one morning and finding out that your computer network has been attacked. Your bank is wondering why you closed your account and why you haven't responded to their emails.

"But I have responded to them." you say.

This is when you find out that you are black-listed all over the world and no one can get your emails. You also find out...
by Contributor on Wednesday Jul 14 2010

Effective at noon July 5, 2010 all medium and large-sized open fires are prohibited within the Southeast Fire Centre’s jurisdiction to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety. Specifically this prohibits:

  • Burning waste, slash or other material, whether piled or unpiled, that is larger than 0.5 metres in height or 0.5 metres in width.
  • More than two...
by Wikinews on Wednesday Jul 14 2010

The Afghanistan Rights Monitor (ARM), an Afghan human-rights group, stated yesterday that 2010 was the worst year in terms of violence for the country since US-led troops occupied the country in 2001.

The ARM says that civilian deaths have risen and that Taliban insurgents have not been defeated despite a surge in troops in Afghanistan. "In terms of insecurity, 2010 has been the worst...

by Nik Green on Monday Jul 12 2010


The trial in the death of 12-year-old John Fulton in Rossland this week waded through the testimony of mental health workers as Kimberley Ruth Noyes faces second degree murder charges in the stabbing death of the young boy that took place in August 2009.
After pleading not guilty earlier, accused murderer Noyes sat staring blankly at the proceedings as her...
by Contributor on Monday Jul 12 2010

(Columbia Basin) - The 2009/10 Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) Annual Report and audited financial statements are now available to the public. The Annual Report reflects CBT's performance for the 2009/10 year ending March 31, and details the financial investments, spending and delivery of benefits activities.

"For CBT, 2009/10 was a year of action and solid returns on our investments....

by Contributor on Monday Jul 12 2010

My oldest daughter, Jordan, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in mid-March of this year. Since then, we have learned a lot about diabetes and the reality that a cure is needed for the millions of Canadians who have this ‘inconvenience’ disease. As a result, I have decided to raise funds for JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) to help find a cure for the disease. I will be running my...

by Wikinews on Monday Jul 12 2010

 he Amalthea, renamed the Hope for its mission as an aid ship carrying goods bound for the Gaza Strip, departed the Greek port of Lavrio yesterday, but is reportedly diverting away from its original destination and now plans to dock at the Egyptian port of el-Arish.

The ship was chartered by Gaddafi International Charity and Development Foundation to carry goods such as food, medicine,...

by Castlegar Source on Friday Jul 09 2010


Police are warning local parents to take extra precautions in supervising their children at parks and playgrounds, after an incident last Friday.
"The Nelson Police Department is investigating an incident involving an adult male who indecently exposed himself to a seven-year-old girl on July 2 at the Nelson Community Complex," said Sgt. Howie Grant. "Witnesses...


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