A group fishing on Whatshan Lake in the West Kootenay region captured a rare sight with their camera this past Sunday.
Bear that charged family was just being protective, says B.C. Conservation Service
Distracted Driving and Occupant Restraint Campaign
Wildsight’s Go Wild Youth Leadership Summer Trek a Huge Success
PIKEBIKE…Words and photos by Danielle Baker
The last BC Cup of the season for the last few years has been held at Fernie Alpine Resort as part of the Dunbar Summer Series; the brain child of Event Director, Stephen Exley. A long and winding – and beautiful – 12-hour drive from the coast deters many, allowing for a solid contingent from Alberta and some, always colorful and welcome, locals! The racers who do make the pilgrimage do it simply for the love of racing and that makes for an especially unique crew!
Starting Thursday, e-cigarettes will be treated the same as tobacco in B.C.
Several lightning strikes last evening has resulted in 14 new wildfires in the West Kootenay area of southeast BC. The fire danger rating in most of the Southeast Fire Centre is currently “high”, with some areas rated “extreme” in the Cranbrook, Arrow and Kootenay Lake fire zones.
From a high of 30 Wednesday to a high of 13 on Friday
TransBC – Since the privatization of highway maintenance in BC, we’ve governed the level of service required from our contractors through our Maintenance Contract Agreements.