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Two-thirds funding for Sparwood project

The provincial government has announced joint funding of over $87 million for 26 new infrastructure projects in 26 communities throughout the province, including Sparwood’s Middletown Crossing –…

Province launches new funding program

To mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation, the Province of British Columbia is launching a funding program to celebrate B.C. communities and their contribution…

Paralympians make B.C. proud: Premier

Six athletes hailing from British Columbia are bringing home eight medals from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Summer Games, including multiple medalists Tristen Chernove of Cranbrook…

No Jumbo seat at RDEK table in 2017

A lack of development activity and growth at Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort Municipality (JGMRM) will keep a representative off the Regional District of East Kootenay…

Symphony getting BCAC funding

The Symphony of the Kootenays Association is the lone East Kootenay arts group to get in on the latest round of BC Arts Council (BCAC)…

Elevator approved for Centre 64

Kimberley City Council Report By Nowell Berg City of Kimberley Council met at its bi-monthly meeting (July 25) where several reports were filed, presentations made…

Key City getting BC Touring funding

Thanks to funding from the BC Arts Council, the BC Touring Council is investing $170,000 in 26 arts groups through the Community Presenter Youth Engagement…