Carolyn Grant

Kimberley’s current Station 1 cannot house the ladder truck. Bulletin file.

City of Kimberley issues RFP for new fire bays next to city hall

The Kimberley Fire Department has issued a Request For Proposals for a…

Kimberley’s current Station 1 cannot house the ladder truck. Bulletin file.
Kimberley’s Local Food Working Group is looking for input from backyard gardeners. Eco friendly gardening file

Kimberley and area resident survey seeks insights on backyard food growing trends

In the past year or so, a number of Kimberley organizations have…

Kimberley’s Local Food Working Group is looking for input from backyard gardeners. Eco friendly gardening file
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City of Kimberley wants to know about your housing needs

There is no doubt that housing availability in Kimberley is an issue.…

survey
The city will undertake a feasibility study on the Marysville Arena. Bulletin file.

Feasibility study on viability of Marysville Arena about to get underway

Study will determine the future viability of Marysville Arena, and provide other alternatives for a second ice surface

The city will undertake a feasibility study on the Marysville Arena. Bulletin file.
(Submitted/BC Transit)

East Kootenay operating services contract awarded to Trail Transit

The Kimberley Transportation Society will no longer be operating transit in Kimberley,…

(Submitted/BC Transit)
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LETTER: Play Bingo, have fun and support the Rotary Club of Kimberley

A few weeks ago, the Rotary Club of Kimberley learned of a…

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A Kimberley senior says a scammer is using local numbers. (File image)

Scammer using local Kimberley phone numbers, senior says

Another scam is rearing its head in the area, and people can…

A Kimberley senior says a scammer is using local numbers. (File image)
Sharon and Jack O’Bryan won free groceries for a year from Mark Creek Market, a $5200 value. Photo submitted

Kimberley couple wins free groceries for a year

A $5200 value from Mark Creek Market

Sharon and Jack O’Bryan won free groceries for a year from Mark Creek Market, a $5200 value. Photo submitted
Molly Miller racing for the University of Northern Michigan. UMN Wildcats photo

Kimberley skier Molly Miller continues to excel at her sport

Miller has qualified for the NCAA championships

Molly Miller racing for the University of Northern Michigan. UMN Wildcats photo
Risa, a Havanese breed, helped Julie Gamache to a second place in an international dog grooming contest. Photo submitted.

A dog well done

Kimberley dog groomer places second in international contest

Risa, a Havanese breed, helped Julie Gamache to a second place in an international dog grooming contest. Photo submitted.
The Platzl parking lot will not be getting an upgrade in the coming year, as the city did not receive the grant. Google Earth image.

Kimberley’s grant application for Platzl parking lot improvements denied

Also denied; funding for additional washroom for Platzl

The Platzl parking lot will not be getting an upgrade in the coming year, as the city did not receive the grant. Google Earth image.
Leith Olafson being congratulated by Jerry Bancks. Photo submitted

Selkirk Sports School wraps up season

A very different year due to COVID-19

Leith Olafson being congratulated by Jerry Bancks. Photo submitted

Buttergate: No one wants a lazy cow

As we all know, the pandemic has forced the world inside and…

Real estate has been moving very briskly in Kimberley since last summer. Bulletin file

Hot Kimberley real estate market leads to tightened inventory

Real estate sales in the entire Kootenay region have been brisk for…

Real estate has been moving very briskly in Kimberley since last summer. Bulletin file
Joe Nolan opens the 2021 Livestream at Studio 64 spring series with a solo concert from his home town of Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday, March 13, at 7 p.m.
Joe Nolan opens the 2021 Livestream at Studio 64 spring series with a solo concert from his home town of Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday, March 13, at 7 p.m.
The area of the East Kootenay under a special avalanche warning. Submitted

Avalanche Canada issues special warning for southern Rockies

Northern Rockies also under special avalanche warning

The area of the East Kootenay under a special avalanche warning. Submitted
One recipient of a $500 donation from Kootenay Savings was Kimberley’s Spark Youth Centre. Above, Cher Berge KSCU & Bev Middlebrooks Spark. Photo submitted

Kootenay Savings hands out donations to non-profits

Employees at each branch picked a non-profit for a $500 gift

One recipient of a $500 donation from Kootenay Savings was Kimberley’s Spark Youth Centre. Above, Cher Berge KSCU & Bev Middlebrooks Spark. Photo submitted
Purcell Preschool students. Submitted

Pink Shirt Day at Purcell Preschool

Students at Purcell Preschool in Kimberley are making friends and being friends…

Purcell Preschool students. Submitted
The property at 323 Banks Street will be developed into three units. Carolyn Grant photo

Development permit sought for 323 Banks Street, Kimberley

Kimberley residents, especially those in Lower Blarchmont, will be pleased to learn…

The property at 323 Banks Street will be developed into three units. Carolyn Grant photo
The city of Kimberley hopes to open the aquatic centre by summer. Bulletin file

City of Kimberley hopes to open aquatic centre by summer

Renovations to building must be completed first

The city of Kimberley hopes to open the aquatic centre by summer. Bulletin file