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Todd Weselake and Brent Bidston are two pilots with Angel Flight East Kootenay, a charity organization that has resumed their operations . Photo Submitted

Angel Flight takes to the skies once more

Angel Flight East Kootenay is once again offering free flights to Kelowna for medical appointments

Todd Weselake and Brent Bidston are two pilots with Angel Flight East Kootenay, a charity organization that has resumed their operations . Photo Submitted
Teck’s Natal West pit in British Columbia’s Elk Valley. File Photo

Teck announces Line Creek collective agreement

The new collective agreement replaces another that expired on May 31, 2019

Teck’s Natal West pit in British Columbia’s Elk Valley. File Photo
A provincial burn ban is currently in effect, with all category two and three fires prohibited and further restrictions within some municipalities in place. File Photo

Hosmer homeowner ticketed after starting grass fire

A home owner in the Hosmer area was burning yard waste despite a provincial burn ban

A provincial burn ban is currently in effect, with all category two and three fires prohibited and further restrictions within some municipalities in place. File Photo
Teck will be cutting its work force by up to 50 per cent to respond to coronavirus concerns. File Photo

Teck reducing Elk Valley work force by up to 50 per cent

The mining company will be reducing their crews across B.C. and Alberta as a response to coronavirus

Teck will be cutting its work force by up to 50 per cent to respond to coronavirus concerns. File Photo
Two Blairmore RCMP officers were involved with the shooting incident on February 11 in Blairmore.

Fatality after officer involved shooting in Blairmore

One man was declared deceased after an incident with Blairmore RCMP on February 11

Two Blairmore RCMP officers were involved with the shooting incident on February 11 in Blairmore.
A snowmobiler was declared deceased after becoming stuck in a tree well above Morrissey on January 31, according to Fernie Search and Rescue (SAR).

One snowmobiler found dead after getting stuck in tree well near Fernie

Fernie Search and Rescue was activated twice on January 31

A snowmobiler was declared deceased after becoming stuck in a tree well above Morrissey on January 31, according to Fernie Search and Rescue (SAR).
A couple of split boarders were stranded when their vehicle went off the road on Saturday evening.

Kimberley couple rescued by Fernie Search and Rescue

Fernie Search and Rescue (SAR) was activated twice this past weekend to…

A couple of split boarders were stranded when their vehicle went off the road on Saturday evening.
Friday fatality at Fernie Alpine Resort

Friday fatality at Fernie Alpine Resort

It’s the second person to die in a tree well at a ski resort in B.C. in the past week.

Friday fatality at Fernie Alpine Resort
One man was killed in a car crash south of Elkford on January 11, 2020.

Fatal car crash south of Elkford

On January 11, at approximately 8:20 p.m., Elk Valley RCMP responded to…

One man was killed in a car crash south of Elkford on January 11, 2020.