CASTLEGAR – The BC Wildfire Service is reminding the public that they must stay clear of firefighting aircraft that are collecting water from lakes in the region, including Moyie Lake, Lake Koocanusa and Premier Lake.
Continue reading Boaters must stay clear of firefighting aircraft – 17 new fires sparked by lightning overnight in southeast BC
A series of thunderstorms with rain are going through the east Kootenay this past hour as of 4:30 PM Tuesday Aug 8.
Continue reading Surprise thunderstorms roll through the east Kootenay early Tuesday evening
A Carnival is rolling into Nelson this summer, and its destination is the historic CPR Station in Railtown. This afternoon event will take place on August 19th beginning at 2:30 p.m. outside the Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce Visitor’s Centre.
Continue reading Railtown Carnival Coming to Nelson!
Are you noticing more bats around your house or property? You are not alone! Featured photo: A Big Brown Bat hanging out. Photo: Cory Olson
Continue reading Going batty with bats?
47 Firefighters, 4 helicopters and 3 pieces of heavy equipment working to complete a fire guard to contain the fire from moving northward…
Continue reading Harrop Creek Wildfire near Harrop BC continues to grow…now 2,126.0 hectares – Crews continue to build guard
The ridge of high pressure remains anchored on the B.C. coast giving dry, hot conditions to southern BC
Continue reading New temperature records, too much smoke and Weather alert continues