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Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Grand Lodge of BC and Yukon the Annual Communication will be held for the first time in the East Kootenay, bringing hundreds of Freemasons and their families to Kimberley on June 24 and 25.

Hundreds of Freemasons to celebrate 150th anniversary of Grand Lodge in Kimberley this June

First time Annual Communication to be held in East Kootenay

Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Grand Lodge of BC and Yukon the Annual Communication will be held for the first time in the East Kootenay, bringing hundreds of Freemasons and their families to Kimberley on June 24 and 25.
The community is stepping up to provide the stage for Symphony on the Mountain. Submitted photo

Community steps up to assist Symphony on the Mountain

As Symphony on the Mountain’s return to Kimberley on July 8 and…

The community is stepping up to provide the stage for Symphony on the Mountain. Submitted photo
The 2021 RBC PGA Scramble National winners in Eganville, Ont. Photo submitted.

Qualifier for RBC PGA Scramble to be held at Purcell Golf in Kimberley June 26

Purcell Golf will host a qualifying tournament for the RBC PGA Scramble…

The 2021 RBC PGA Scramble National winners in Eganville, Ont. Photo submitted.
A look at the land where the proposed Gateway Park will be located. Jim Webster photo.

‘Gateway’: Marysville park two years in the making takes a big step forward

It’s been nearly two years since Jim Webster had his idea to…

A look at the land where the proposed Gateway Park will be located. Jim Webster photo.
After her friends, family and fans rallied behind her with their votes, Heather Gemmell has been selected as one of three Fan Favourite winners in the CBC SearchLight Contest, entering her into the next phase with 97 other musicians from across the country en route to the grand prize. Photo courtesy of Heather Gemmell Music.

Kimberley’s Gemmell wins Fan Favourite advancing her to next phase of CBC Searchlight Contest

Kimberley musician Heather Gemmell has been selected out of nearly 1600 applicants…

After her friends, family and fans rallied behind her with their votes, Heather Gemmell has been selected as one of three Fan Favourite winners in the CBC SearchLight Contest, entering her into the next phase with 97 other musicians from across the country en route to the grand prize. Photo courtesy of Heather Gemmell Music.
Kimberley's Jared du Toit has made it into the RBC Canadian Open on a sponsor's exemption. Mackenzie tour image.

Kimberley’s Jared du Toit set to tee off at RBC Canadian Open

Though he wasn’t expecting it, Kimberley native Jared du Toit is teeing…

Kimberley's Jared du Toit has made it into the RBC Canadian Open on a sponsor's exemption. Mackenzie tour image.
Matt Gillett, assistant pro at Fairmont Resort, tees off at Shadow Mountain, one of the stops of this year’s Kootenay Pro Tour. Paul Rodgers photo.

Kootenay Pro Tour underway, stops in Cranbrook, Kimberley, Golden and more

The Kootenay Pro Tour is underway, with their next two events taking…

Matt Gillett, assistant pro at Fairmont Resort, tees off at Shadow Mountain, one of the stops of this year’s Kootenay Pro Tour. Paul Rodgers photo.
A Water Quality Advisory has been issued for all users in Kimberley.

City of Kimberley issues water quality advisory for all users

The City of Kimberley has issued a water quality advisory for all…

A Water Quality Advisory has been issued for all users in Kimberley.
Teck has donated 162 hectares of their land in the Luke Creek Conservation Corridor near Kimberley as well as $600,000 for ongoing management of the land, part of a massive new conservation and rehabilitation campaign the company announced on Sunday. Lyle Grisedale photo.

Teck to conserve at least three hectares of land for every one affected by mining

Teck aims to be nature positive mining company by 2030

Teck has donated 162 hectares of their land in the Luke Creek Conservation Corridor near Kimberley as well as $600,000 for ongoing management of the land, part of a massive new conservation and rehabilitation campaign the company announced on Sunday. Lyle Grisedale photo.
Alderbash return from hiatus for their first show in a long time, and they're doing it for a good cause raising funds for Angel Flight East Kootenay. Photo courtesy Alderbash Facebook.

Alderbash return for Angel Flight fundraiser concert at Whiskey Jacks

After an extended hiatus all too familiar to musicians around the world,…

Alderbash return from hiatus for their first show in a long time, and they're doing it for a good cause raising funds for Angel Flight East Kootenay. Photo courtesy Alderbash Facebook.
Wildsight's Beyond Recycling Program takes McKim Middle School students to Save-On Foods to learn about reducing food waste. Photo submitted.

Wildsight’s Beyond Recycling Program teaches Kimberley students about managing food waste

Wildsight is running an education program entitled Beyond Recycling to help Kimberley…

Wildsight's Beyond Recycling Program takes McKim Middle School students to Save-On Foods to learn about reducing food waste. Photo submitted.
Emi Callele, Ciara Robison Rheo Touzin of Selkirk Secondary and the AB Ed Journal. Paul Rodgers photo.

Selkirk Aboriginal Education students create Ab Ed Journal publication

For the past two years, a team of seven students in Selkirk…

Emi Callele, Ciara Robison Rheo Touzin of Selkirk Secondary and the AB Ed Journal. Paul Rodgers photo.
Kimberley’s beloved JulyFest returns after two years off, with plans to make this year the best event ever, gearing up for next year’s 50th festival. Bulletin file.

Hype building as preparation for JulyFest goes into high gear

Kimberley’s biggest event JulyFest is just around the corner, and after two…

Kimberley’s beloved JulyFest returns after two years off, with plans to make this year the best event ever, gearing up for next year’s 50th festival. Bulletin file.
Berley Skate owner and organizer of the Sullivan Challenge downhill skateboard race Jody Willcock. Paul Rodgers photo.

New film ‘20 Years of the Sullivan Challenge’ documents world’s longest running skateboard race

Kimberley-made film about local downhill skateboard race two decades in the making

Berley Skate owner and organizer of the Sullivan Challenge downhill skateboard race Jody Willcock. Paul Rodgers photo.
Kimberley Alpine Resort provides update on the rebuild project of their Northstar Chairlift which was rendered inoperable by an arsonist on opening day last season. KAR photo.

KAR provides update on repair to arson-damaged chairlift

Kimberley Alpine Resort may be closed for the season, but a lot…

Kimberley Alpine Resort provides update on the rebuild project of their Northstar Chairlift which was rendered inoperable by an arsonist on opening day last season. KAR photo.
Symphony on the Mountain returns to Kimberley this July. Bulletin File.

Symphony on the Mountain set for July 8-9

After two years, the Symphony on the Mountains is back with a…

Symphony on the Mountain returns to Kimberley this July. Bulletin File.
Canadian Orienteering Championships to be held in Kimberley this July. Bulletin file.

Canadian Orienteering Championships to be held in Kimberley/Cranbrook this July

The Canadian Orienteering Championships are going to be held in Kimberley this…

Canadian Orienteering Championships to be held in Kimberley this July. Bulletin file.
Round the Mountain returns after two year, pandemic-induced hiatus. Bulletin file.

Round the Mountain returns in June

After a two-year hiatus, one of Kimberley’s biggest events, Round the Mountain,…

Round the Mountain returns after two year, pandemic-induced hiatus. Bulletin file.
Kimberley’s Heather Gemmell has been accepted into CBC Music’s Toyota SearchLight 2022 contest. Photo submitted.

Kimberley’s Heather Gemmell accepted to CBC’s SearchLight Contest

Back in February, Kimberley’s Heather Gemmell released a powerful song, entitled NorthStar…

Kimberley’s Heather Gemmell has been accepted into CBC Music’s Toyota SearchLight 2022 contest. Photo submitted.
A Moose Hide Campaign Day event took place in Kimberley on Thursday, May 12, with a large crowd gathered to honour the Indigenous-led campaign to end violence against women and children. Paul Rodgers photo.

WATCH: Moose Hide Campaign Day in Kimberley

Indigenous-led campaign strives to end violence towards women and children

A Moose Hide Campaign Day event took place in Kimberley on Thursday, May 12, with a large crowd gathered to honour the Indigenous-led campaign to end violence against women and children. Paul Rodgers photo.