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April 2019
By Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on Monday Apr 29 2019

It’s time for BC to follow the Maritime provinces and regulate gas prices to end gouging that has caused gas prices in Metro Vancouver to skyrocket, says a senior economist with the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives BC Office.

By Wildsight on Sunday Apr 28 2019

This August, 16 Columbia Basin youth will paddle the mighty Columbia River for two weeks through Wildsight’s Columbia River Field School—for high school credit.
 

By DriveSmartBC on Sunday Apr 28 2019

Spring has sprung and trailers that have slumbered through the winter are being dragged out of storage and dusted off for use. Check the air in the tires. Light up the lights. Yes, we're good to go for another season!

By Claire Dibble on Sunday Apr 28 2019

The Hidden Hero Project is a portrait series celebrating the everyday heroes who live and give in Castlegar. Community members were asked to nominate people as heroes back in the summer of 2018 and the exhibition celebrating a selection of the good folks of Castlegar will open at Kootenay Gallery on June 20.

By Castlegar Source on Sunday Apr 28 2019

For more information, check out their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/theoldtheatre/

By Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Apr 28 2019

Given the increasing popularity of electric bikes, a new policy has been developed for the safe, appropriate use of electric bikes on designated trails managed by Recreation Sites and Trails BC the BC Government said in recent a media release.

By Contributor on Sunday Apr 28 2019

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has a few tips that could save you time and money.

At tax time, here are eight things to remember:

1. File your tax return

By Letters to the editor on Friday Apr 26 2019

To the Editor:

You may have heard in the news about a draft agreement on protecting BC’s endangered mountain caribou. Unfortunately, this recovery plan for herds in central BC has resulted in misinformed — and often racist — backlash.

By CBT on Thursday Apr 25 2019

Columbia Basin Trust is providing nearly $1.5 million to help build 118 new affordable housing units in Cranbrook, Fernie, Nelson, Trail and Valemount.

By Castlegar Source on Thursday Apr 25 2019

The following is a press release issued by Surrey RCMP:

Surrey RCMP is updating the public regarding the investigation into an alleged occurrence of public incitement of hatred on social media. One man has now been arrested following an investigation which began on Sunday April 21, 2019.