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WildSafeBC finds garbage left out overnight, reminds residents to be bear aware

WildSafeBC is again reminding Kimberley residents to be bear aware with their…

Wildsight joins provincial coalition to fix B.C. mining laws

Submitted More than 30 organizations from across the province joined together in…

  • May 18, 2019

Kimberley RCMP replace Mrs. Watson’s stolen flower basket

She had received the basket as a Mother’s Day gift before it was stolen.

Sullivan Mine and Railway Historical Society accepts BC Heritage Award

The society won the award for Outstanding Distinguished Service.

Galloway Lumber sold to new owners

Family-run business for the past 75 years has been sold

Stetski presents petition to save Air Canada flights from Cranbrook to Calgary

Kootenay-Columbia MP Wayne Stetski presented a petition in the House of Commons…

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Kimberley Fire Department on scene at Nature Park fire over weekend
Kimberley news recap
News recap: Kimberley
Rural and Remote Harm Reduction Conference 2019

Budget consultation committee coming to Kimberley

Every year the provincial government’s Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government…

An Everest fundraiser

Man set to climb elevation of Mt. Everest in one day to raise school lunch funds

City of Kimberley, Fire Department to practice large-scale emergency exercise

The simulated emergency will take close Jim Ogilvie Way for much of the day on Thursday, May 23.

Kimberley Chamber hosts AGM, welcomes new Board Members

The Kimberley & District Chamber of Commerce held their Annual General Meeting…

MP Stetski urges public to respond to Canada Revenue Agency’s consultation on service

Have you ever tried to call the Canada Revenue Agency and found…

Prescribed burning season in East Kootenay over

Spring presents a narrow window for prescribed burning and some years work better than others

City of Kimberley, RDEK pursuing funding for Organic Infrastructure Program

If successful, the program would see a central composting facility in Kimberley.

Kimberley Golf Club proceeds with sale of course

Purcell International Education is purchasing the 18-hole course.

Bears active in Kimberley

WildSafeBC is reminding residents to store garbage until collection day.

Water quality advisory issued for City of Kimberley

At-risk populations are being advised to boil water due to increased turbidity levels.

More can be done to protect watersheds, Mayor says

Earlier this year, Kimberley Mayor Don McCormick had a discussion with Forests,…

Kimberley news recap

The top news stories this week in Kimberley.

NorthStar Rails to Trails Society looking for new members

How would you like to be part of the Northstar Rails to…

Snowpacks remain below normal

East Kootenay snowpacks at 70 per cent of normal