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by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Aug 09 2019

The Regional District of Central Kootenay has implemented mandatory Stage 2 Water Conservation Measures for the South Slocan Water System beginning Thursday, August 8, 2019.

In a media release, the RDCK said this system is experiencing high water usage and declining reservoir levels.

by Timothy Schafer on Thursday Aug 08 2019

A proposal from BC Transit to expand services in the West Kootenay Transit System has been declined by the regional district.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Aug 07 2019

Environment Canada issued a Special Weather Statement Wednesday for the Southern Interior, including the Boundary, Kootenay Lake and West Kootenay regions.

Environment Canada said a ridge of high pressure originating from the desert U.S. has set up shop over the BC interior.

by Boundary Sentinel on Wednesday Aug 07 2019

In a media release, RCMP in Grand Forks said officers executed a search warrant on a hotel room in the downtown area and seized large quantities of drugs, cash, and weapons.

The search warrant was executed on Friday, August 2, 2019 at a hotel room in the downtown area of Grand Forks.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Aug 06 2019

A female driver escaped serious injury Tuesday morning when the vehicle she was driving left the road before colliding with a power pole RCMP said in an emailed statement.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Aug 06 2019

Environmentalists are breathing a sigh of relief after the BC Appeal Court upheld a provincial government decision that Jumbo Glacier Resort no longer has a valid environmental certificate and the resort cannot be built until re-assessed.

Two of three BC Appeal Court Judges ruled that a decision by the Ministry of Environment four years ago was valid.

by Trail Champion on Tuesday Aug 06 2019

It was a busy weekend for Trail RCMP, according to Cpl. Devon Reid.

by Contributor on Tuesday Aug 06 2019

Janelle Mann is the fourth recipient of KCDS’s Bev Lapointe Memorial scholarship for Women in Trades.