Back to top
January 2021
By Contributor on Wednesday Jan 27 2021

Honourable Marc Garneau

Minister of Foreign Affairs Canada

House of Commons

Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6

Sent by email to: marc.garneau@parl.gc.ca

 

Honourable Katrine Conroy

By Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Jan 27 2021

Interior Health is dealing with another COVID-19 community cluster, this time in the East Kootenay.

Interior Health declared Wednesday a COVID-19 cluster in the Fernie region and urges all residents to maintain their efforts to prevent community transmission of COVID-19.

By Province of British Columbia on Wednesday Jan 27 2021

Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, and Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the COVID-19 response in British Columbia:

“Today, we are reporting 485 new cases, for a total of 65,719 cases in British Columbia.

By Regional District of Central Kootenay on Wednesday Jan 27 2021

A new child care facility to be built on the grounds of the Castlegar and District Community Complex (CDCC) will provide 30 new child care spaces for local families. The project is being delivered through a partnership with Kootenay Family Place (KFP) and the Regional District of Central Kootenay’s (RDCK) Castlegar and District Recreation Commission (CDRC).

By Trail Champion on Wednesday Jan 27 2021
South Columbia Search and Rescue was tasked out by BCEHS services at aprox 11:35 am for a 62-year-old female hiker who had fallen and sustained some injuries and was unable to hike out, according to SCSAR Preident Mike Hudson
By David Suzuki on Wednesday Jan 27 2021

That anyone today could deny the overwhelming and incontrovertible evidence for human-caused climate disruption is shocking. You don’t even need a science background to see its worsening effects occurring worldwide, from record high temperatures to increasing extreme weather events and wildfires.

By Province of British Columbia on Tuesday Jan 26 2021

Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, and Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the COVID-19 response in British Columbia:

"Today, we are reporting 407 new cases, including three epi-linked cases, for a total of 65,234 cases in British Columbia.

By Province of British Columbia on Tuesday Jan 26 2021

British Columbians are a step closer to receiving their COVID-19 immunizations, with additional details and timelines released for the largest and most complex immunization plan to ever roll out in B.C.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Jan 26 2021

Following a few years of planning, the Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) has been able to create a a sustainable road map to a robust organic waste diversion program that will be launching in 2021.

By Kyra Hoggan on Tuesday Jan 26 2021

Ed. Note: This is transcribed from an interview, and in no way represents the views of this publication.

After receiving a $2,300 fine for organizing /hosting a non-compliant event, a Trail pastor is threatening legal action, calling Covid-19, “a weapon for governments to gain control and shut up the churches”.