Minister of Labour Harry Bains has issued the following statement Friday Sept 15:
Effective 10:30am Mountain Time today, a partial rescind of the Evacuation Order for the Lamb Creek Fire has been downgraded to an EVACUATION ALERT.
CASTLEGAR – Due to recent changes in weather and fire behaviour, the closure of the Rocky Mountain Forest District will be rescinded effective at noon Pacific time on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.
TMTV.NET (NELSON BC VIDEO) FOR CTV – As the investigation into a fatal crash near Hope, B.C. continues, sources tell CTV News police are searching for the deceased’s fiancé.
The Province is providing the Thompson-Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) and the Kootenay Rockies Tourism Association with financial support of $200,000 each to help with tourism-related impacts from the B.C. wildfires, announced Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare.
After a lengthy hiatus, Kootenay Gallery’s Monday Night at the Movies film series returns to showcase the best in independent film. The series has moved to a new location, Castlegar’s original cinema – the Castle Theatre – now known as the Old Theatre, located at 185 Columbia Avenue.
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