This Halloween, instead of being afraid of bats, everyone is encouraged to help protect British Columbia’s endangered bat population against white-nose syndrome (WNS).
Continue reading Protecting B.C.’s bats during International Bat Week
British Columbians will benefit from safer roads, and be able to pay their traffic fines more easily, once the Province moves to electronic ticketing (eTicketing) under new legislation introduced today.
Continue reading Modern, electronic ticketing to improve road safety – Solicitor General
Teck just announced the shutdown of their Line Creek water treatment plant, which was designed to remove selenium from water flowing from the mine waste dumps, but was actually increasing the amount of toxic selenium in fish downstream. – Featured photo by Garth Lenz / ILCP
Continue reading Wildsight statement on Teck Coal’s Elk Valley water treatment plant shutdown and selenium pollution
While winter on the roads has only hit the highway passes in the region, much cooler temperatures and snow is expected within a week in the valley bottoms.
Continue reading Be prepared for the unpredictability of the winter season
Work is now underway on the BC SPCA’s new West Kootenay Community Animal Centre in Castlegar.
Continue reading Construction begins on BC SPCA’s new Community Animal Centre in West Kootenay
Blasting Thursday OCT 26 at Beasley Bluffs Highway 3A 10:30 & 1:00 expect up to 20 min delays and single lane traffic
Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT: BEASLEY BLUFFS HIGHWAY 3A – BLASTING, EXPECT DELAYS THURSDAY OCT 26
(RCMP) The Golden RCMP and BC Coroners attended to a report of a deceased male found in a vehicle in an area of Emerald Lake Road this past Sunday.
Continue reading Deceased male found in vehicle near Golden BC – non-criminal in nature says BC Coroners Service