Two brand new border inspection stations will open at Yahk and Midway, bringing the total number of inspections stations in B.C. to 10 locations. The province’s busiest station at Golden will be open 24 hours.
On March 30, 2017 just before 1:00 pm (MST), the Golden-Field RCMP received three separate notifications, including an emergency beacon activation, that Search & Rescue was required at Old Man Drainage, in the backcountry near Donald, BC.
A suspicious death in the East Kootenay has residents of Cranbrook on edge.
Avalanche Canada has issued new warnings for the mountain parks in Alberta and British Columbia.
The spring melt and runoff is in progress, motorists should watch for water ponding, mudslides and falling rock throughout the area.
In January 2017, Conservation Officers in the West Kootenay Zone recognized Helen for her dedication and support to the wildlife of British Columbia and the COS since 1966.
A new tool allowing patients to access their personal health information online is coming to the Kootenays.
The Province has released the new, updated guide to freshwater fishing rules and regulations.
Wildsight’s Go Wild! is offering two youth leadership adventures this summer, taking 14 to 18 year olds on six-day wilderness backpacking trips into our wild backyards in the Rockies and Purcell Montains.