Data in the 2017 BC Child Poverty Report Card, released today by First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition, highlights the income inequality that leaves far too many British Columbia families struggling to cover basic living expenses. One in five of our children still lives in poverty.
Continue reading 1 in 5 children in B.C. live in poverty: report
“Jumbo and the surrounding area are simply stunning. The mountains are huge, glaciated and beautiful.
Continue reading I Love Jumbo Wild: Wildsight’s interview with photographer Steve Shannon
NELSON – Elijah Bekk has come a long way to pursue his post-secondary dreams in the Selkirk College Contemporary Music & Technology Program.
Continue reading Music Students Bring Dreams to the Stage at Selkirk College Gala 2017
The highway is now open between Castlegar and Trail and Highway 3 near Greenwood BC after separate accidents closed the highways for hours Monday evening.
Continue reading Vehicle accidents close Highways in southeast BC Monday evening
Monday, November 20, 2017 – “As a whole, Canadians should expect a wild ride from start to finish,” Chris Scott, Chief Meteorologist at The Weather Network, says of Winter 2017/18.
Continue reading ‘Classic’ Canadian winter making a comeback, details here – Winter Forecast 2017/18
The City of Trail’s Silver City Days Planning Committee is pleased to announce they have revised the downtown locations for the multi-day festival’s midway and outdoor food fair.
Continue reading Revised Downtown Locations for Silver City Days Midway and Outdoor Food Fair
Do you know anyone who has crashed their Jeep lately? Police are looking for a 1990’s Jeep Cherokee Wagon, maroon in colour after damaging mailboxes in the Slocan Valley
Continue reading Police looking for Jeep after hit-and-run damaging Canada Post mail boxes
Snowfall warning ENDED for: Highway 3 – Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass & Trans-Canada Highway – Eagle Pass to Rogers Pass
Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT ENDED: Snowfall warning ENDED for Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass & Eagle Pass to Rogers Pass
Official forecasts may not start until next week, but Avalanche Canada says that doesn’t mean the slopes are safe from the threat of slides.
Continue reading Avalanche Canada issues pre-season warning to backcountry
The head-on collision on Highway 3a four miles north of Nelson Wednesday afternoon was the result of aggressive driving.
Continue reading Head-on collision near Nelson, result of aggressive driving say RCMP