Some people think they are cute and others find them creepy. Whether you are fascinated or fearful, the bottom line is it’s important to avoid coming into physical contact with bats, the primary carrier of the rabies virus in B.C.
Well over 65 Balfour residents attended a public meeting hosted by the RDCK on May 15th to discuss needed capital upgrades to their water system. RDCK staff presented information about the project goals, finances, and proposed water rates. PHOTO: BY TMTV.NET OF BALFOUR BC CANADA
Many parts of western Canada will see significant avalanche activity during the May long weekend this year as we transition rapidly from a cool, late spring to a period of rapidly rising temperatures and clear sunny weather.
The Robson Volunteer Fire Department (RVFD) in the West Kootenay has received the Al Lonneberg Fire Safety Public Education Award – an honour bestowed annually to the volunteer fire department that initiates the greatest effort in its community to fight fires pre-ignition.
The Trail & Greater RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in looking for anyone that witnessed a seadoo accident in the Columbia river in Trail on May 9th at approximately 6 p.m.
The 2017 Edition of the Kaslo Show and Shine will mark the 20th Anniversary that the show has been held, and we anticipate our biggest turnout ever!
OTTAWA, May 18, 2017 – The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is calling on Canadians to fast-track efforts to protect biodiversity with a special focus on endangered species such as Monarch butterflies and several types of turtle.