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The signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between The ʔaq̓am Community and Purcell Colegiate Incorporated. (Front row (L-R) Joe Pierre, ʔaq’am Community Chief; Duncan MacLeod, Purcell Collegiate Incorporated CEO/Head of School. (Back row (L-R) Arthur Luk, Purcell Collegiate Incorporated Corporate Director; Jaret Thompson, Purcell Collegiate Incorporated Corporate Board Chair; Julie Birdstone, ʔaq’am Community Councillor; Jason Andrew, ʔaq’am Community Councillor).

ʔaq̓am Community and Purcell Colegiate Incorporated sign Memorandum of Understanding

Document articulates partnership between two parties in development of International School

The signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between The ʔaq̓am Community and Purcell Colegiate Incorporated. (Front row (L-R) Joe Pierre, ʔaq’am Community Chief; Duncan MacLeod, Purcell Collegiate Incorporated CEO/Head of School. (Back row (L-R) Arthur Luk, Purcell Collegiate Incorporated Corporate Director; Jaret Thompson, Purcell Collegiate Incorporated Corporate Board Chair; Julie Birdstone, ʔaq’am Community Councillor; Jason Andrew, ʔaq’am Community Councillor).
A rough week for the Kimberley Dynamiters culminates with two losses over the weekend. Paul Rodgers photos.

‘Terrible’ week for Kimberley Dynamiters culminates with two-loss weekend

Two players quit, three injured, three suspended

A rough week for the Kimberley Dynamiters culminates with two losses over the weekend. Paul Rodgers photos.
Max, a Rocky Mountain International Student Program student with his two host siblings skiing at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Photo courtesy of RMISP.

Rocky Mountain International Student Program seeks host families

Rocky Mountain International Student Program (RMISP) is currently seeking host families for…

Max, a Rocky Mountain International Student Program student with his two host siblings skiing at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Photo courtesy of RMISP.
Kimberley Search and Rescue’s president Peter Reid and director Wendy Heatherington have been honoured for their years of service with Challenge Coins.

Kimberley SAR’s Peter Reid and Wendy Heatherington honoured with Challenge Coins

Kimberley Search and Rescue’s president Peter Reid and director Wendy Heatherington have…

Kimberley Search and Rescue’s president Peter Reid and director Wendy Heatherington have been honoured for their years of service with Challenge Coins.
Kimberley Arts hosts drive-in movie night at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Black Press file photo.

Kimberley Arts still has room left for Drive-In Movie Night on Friday, Oct. 15

Kimberley Arts at Centre 64 still has some space left for their…

Kimberley Arts hosts drive-in movie night at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Black Press file photo.
Trevor Simkins, general manager and head professional at Bootleg Gap Golf Course (left) and his son Preston present Barry Cummins, President of the Kimberley Food Bank with a cheque for $1400, raised at the first annual Founders Tournament. Paul Rodgers photo.

Bootleg Gap to donate all last-day Rec 9 green fees to Food Bank

The last day of the golf season isn’t something typically celebrated by…

Trevor Simkins, general manager and head professional at Bootleg Gap Golf Course (left) and his son Preston present Barry Cummins, President of the Kimberley Food Bank with a cheque for $1400, raised at the first annual Founders Tournament. Paul Rodgers photo.
The Platzl Trick or Treat returns this year. Masks are required in businesses and measures will be in place to ensure safe social distancing. Bulletin file.

Platzl Trick or Treat, Kimberley Horror Fest unveil details as Halloween approaches

With Halloween fast approaching, there is some exciting news regarding upcoming events.…

The Platzl Trick or Treat returns this year. Masks are required in businesses and measures will be in place to ensure safe social distancing. Bulletin file.
The Kimberley Dynamiters celebrate their win over Nelson on home ice. Kimberley Dynamiters photo.

Kimberley Dynamiters win one, lose one over the weekend

The Kimberley Dynamiters had two games over the weekend and wound up…

The Kimberley Dynamiters celebrate their win over Nelson on home ice. Kimberley Dynamiters photo.
Elk will be gathering near the highway between Marysville and Cranbrook over the month of October, says WildSafeBC Kimberley-Cranbrook. Brittany Pukas photo.

Watch for elk around highway between Cranbrook and Marysville this month

WildSafeBC Kimberley-Cranbrook says a herd of elk will be gathering near Highway…

Elk will be gathering near the highway between Marysville and Cranbrook over the month of October, says WildSafeBC Kimberley-Cranbrook. Brittany Pukas photo.
Myotis lucifugus, Little Brown Myotis: the Little Brown Myotis is common and widespread across BC but endangered in Canada, and to expected to decline in BC due to WNS. Photo: M Schirmacher, Bat Conservation International

Bat Week: learn how the animals can help us and how we can help them

Spread of white-nose syndrome a concern to BC Community Bat Program

Myotis lucifugus, Little Brown Myotis: the Little Brown Myotis is common and widespread across BC but endangered in Canada, and to expected to decline in BC due to WNS. Photo: M Schirmacher, Bat Conservation International
City contractors dewater biosolids at Wastewater Treatment Plant in Marysville in order to reduce odours over the longterm. Kimberley Bulletin file.

City conducts Wastewater Treatment Plant de-watering process

Odours from plant may increase temporarily, but work will decrease smells long term

City contractors dewater biosolids at Wastewater Treatment Plant in Marysville in order to reduce odours over the longterm. Kimberley Bulletin file.
Dynamiters open season with 6-1 win over Columbia Valley. Paul Rodgers photos.

Dynamiters open season with a bang, chalking up two commanding victories

The Kimberley Dynamiters season has officially begun, and the team started it…

Dynamiters open season with 6-1 win over Columbia Valley. Paul Rodgers photos.
Sullivan Mine & Railway Historical Society

WATCH: Kimberley’s historic powerhouse restored to its former glory

Sullivan Mine and Railway Historical Society thank all who made restoration possible

Sullivan Mine & Railway Historical Society
Kimberley Arts is producing three films, set to air on October 22, that highlight the art community of the city before, during and emerging from the pandemic. Photo from culturedays.ca

Kimberley Arts to produce three films for BC Culture Days

RE:GENERATE highlights arts communities in rural BC communities throughout COVID

Kimberley Arts is producing three films, set to air on October 22, that highlight the art community of the city before, during and emerging from the pandemic. Photo from culturedays.ca
Cranbrook’s Casey Hanemayer added yet another win to his already astounding season of disc golf, coming out ahead of the Men’s Pro Open division by 12 strokes after three rounds at the Kootenay Up and Down tournament, held in Cranbrook Sept. 25-26. Brian Clarkson photo.

Kootenay Up and Down exemplifies explosive growth of disc golf

Cranbrook’s Hanemayer with another dominant win in pro division

Cranbrook’s Casey Hanemayer added yet another win to his already astounding season of disc golf, coming out ahead of the Men’s Pro Open division by 12 strokes after three rounds at the Kootenay Up and Down tournament, held in Cranbrook Sept. 25-26. Brian Clarkson photo.
Controlled burns are planned at the Wasa Transfer Station and the Kimberley Nature Park. Photo courtesy of Kimberley Fire Department.

Controlled burns scheduled for Wasa Transfer Station, Kimberley Nature Park

Controlled burns are planned for the Wasa Transfer Station and the Kimberley…

Controlled burns are planned at the Wasa Transfer Station and the Kimberley Nature Park. Photo courtesy of Kimberley Fire Department.
The Kimberley Dynamiters faced off against the Revelstoke Grizzlies in exhibition games on Thursday, Sept. 23 at home and Sept. 25 in Revelstoke, coming out with one tie and one loss respectively. Paul Rodgers photos.

Dynamiters finish up exhibition, set sights on season opener

Chaotic play to be expected given this time of year, and long hiatus due to COVID: Coach Stuart

The Kimberley Dynamiters faced off against the Revelstoke Grizzlies in exhibition games on Thursday, Sept. 23 at home and Sept. 25 in Revelstoke, coming out with one tie and one loss respectively. Paul Rodgers photos.
Several Peachland residents gathered to take a stand against clearcut logging to protect the community’s watershed. (Twila Amato/Black Press Media)

Wildsight hosts webinar highlighting logging’s impact on climate change risk

Gov’s Strategic Climate Risk Assessment lacks impact of logging industry: expert

Several Peachland residents gathered to take a stand against clearcut logging to protect the community’s watershed. (Twila Amato/Black Press Media)
Casey Hanemayer teeing off at Falcons Flight on his way to one of his many podium finishes so far this season. His recent third-place finish at the Foxwood Open in Ontario has secured him a spot at the United States Disc Golf Championship in Rock Hill, S.C. in October. Photo courtesy of Andre Lodder - Parked Pro.

Cranbrook’s Casey Hanemayer qualifies for United States Disc Golf Championship

Cranbrook’s professional disc golfer Casey Hanemayer has qualified for a spot at…

Casey Hanemayer teeing off at Falcons Flight on his way to one of his many podium finishes so far this season. His recent third-place finish at the Foxwood Open in Ontario has secured him a spot at the United States Disc Golf Championship in Rock Hill, S.C. in October. Photo courtesy of Andre Lodder - Parked Pro.
Kimberley is one of 33 communities in B.C. to get a substantial grant to fund the improvement of local trails systems. Photo courtesy of news.gov.bc.ca.

Kimberley, other Kootenay communties get grant funding for trails projects

Kimberley is one of 33 Indigenous and local governments to receive grant…

Kimberley is one of 33 communities in B.C. to get a substantial grant to fund the improvement of local trails systems. Photo courtesy of news.gov.bc.ca.