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Kimberley Fire Department responding to mobile home fire in Marysville.

Mobile home fire in Marysville Friday evening

The Kimberley Fire Department is on scene at what appears to be…

Kimberley Fire Department responding to mobile home fire in Marysville.
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Only ten WIHL players ever made ‘The Show’

Six of those were from Kimberley/Cranbrook

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Go By Bike Week, May 31 to June 6, 2021. Bulletin file

Go By Bike Week in Kimberley begins May 31

The week of May 31 to June 6, 2021 is Go By…

Go By Bike Week, May 31 to June 6, 2021. Bulletin file
Local real estate broker and property manager Darren Close spoke to Council via Zoom about Kimberley’s real estate situation. Screenshot

Council discusses Kimberley’s real estate situation

Affordable rental housing is a big issue says property manager

Local real estate broker and property manager Darren Close spoke to Council via Zoom about Kimberley’s real estate situation. Screenshot
The Kimberley Edible Garden Society meeting in 2020. KEGG file

Community garden proposed for McDougal Park

The Kimberley Edible Gardens and Greenhouse Society, which formerly operated a greenhouse…

The Kimberley Edible Garden Society meeting in 2020. KEGG file
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The real estate boom across the Okanagan has not felt a negative impact from the coronavirus impact on our national economy. (Contributed)

Booming year ahead, says Kootenay Association of Realtors

Strong real estate sales continue throughout Kootenays

The real estate boom across the Okanagan has not felt a negative impact from the coronavirus impact on our national economy. (Contributed)
The city checks turbidity levels in Mark Creek daily.

As freshet picks up, different areas of Kimberley will have clearer water

We are entering the time of year when turbidity in Kimberley’s water…

The city checks turbidity levels in Mark Creek daily.
The higher elevation melt is getting underway as rivers such as Mark Creek in Kimberley are running faster. Paul Rodgers file

Snow packs down just below normal in East and West Kootenay

The West Kootenay in particular had below normal precipitation in April

The higher elevation melt is getting underway as rivers such as Mark Creek in Kimberley are running faster. Paul Rodgers file
The Playbox installed at Rotary Park is a Healthy Kimberley initiative. Bulletin file.

Healthy Kimberley seeks board members

Healthy Kimberley, a community based organization that creates opportunities for increased physical…

The Playbox installed at Rotary Park is a Healthy Kimberley initiative. Bulletin file.
A screen shot from the resource road safety video.

Safety video urges caution on resource roads

Travelling on resource roads can pose various risks

A screen shot from the resource road safety video.
Craig Jansen is Kimberley’s newest Rotary Online Bingo winner. Photo submitted

Another Kimberley winner in online Rotary bingo

With not a lot to do as we all shelter at home…

Craig Jansen is Kimberley’s newest Rotary Online Bingo winner. Photo submitted
Some of the funding will provide more EV charging stations, such as this one at Rogers Pass. Kootenay Rockies Tourism photo.

StrongerBC provides funding for tourism projects in Kootenay Rockies region

A number of initiatives to enhance tourism are underway across the Kootenay Rockies

Some of the funding will provide more EV charging stations, such as this one at Rogers Pass. Kootenay Rockies Tourism photo.
Yard waste can be dropped off for free at Columbia Shuswap Regional District landfills. (File photo)

City of Kimberley will pick up your yard waste

No plastic bags accepted, paper only

Yard waste can be dropped off for free at Columbia Shuswap Regional District landfills. (File photo)
The authors of the report on old growth protection, Al Gorley, RPF and Garry Merkel, RPF.

All talk, no action on old growth protection says Wildsight

Recommendations from report submitted a year ago have yet to be followed

The authors of the report on old growth protection, Al Gorley, RPF and Garry Merkel, RPF.
Kimberley mayor Don McCormick. File photo

Get first available vaccine, Kimberley mayor urges

Kimberley Mayor Don McCormick is urging people to get vaccinated, and not…

Kimberley mayor Don McCormick. File photo
HWY 95 south of Golden will be getting improved cell service.

Funding will improve cell service on northern part of Hwy 95

Although we now live in a very connected world, there are still…

HWY 95 south of Golden will be getting improved cell service.
Eric and Simone Erickson. Photo submitted

Another Kimberley couple celebrates a milestone anniversary

On May 5, 2021 Simone and Eric Erickson will be celebrating their…

Eric and Simone Erickson. Photo submitted
Skookumchuck Pulp Mill. Courtesy Paper Excellence

Kootenay pulp mill receives more than $100,000 in fines

Skookumchuck Pulp Mill is located just north of Kimberley/Cranbrook

Skookumchuck Pulp Mill. Courtesy Paper Excellence
The Deans on their wedding day in 1961.

Long-time Kimberley couple celebrate milestone anniversay

John and Marnie Dean were married in Kimberley 60 years ago; they now live on Vancouver Island

The Deans on their wedding day in 1961.