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Tourism Kimberley holding AGM on December 18

On Wednesday, December 18, at 7 p.m., Tourism Kimberley (TK) will hold…

Group argues for Lake Koocanusa weir

Weir would return water level control to Canadian side, boost recreation and tourism for area

Feedback being sought for Koocanusa recreation plan

An updated Koocanusa Recreation Strategy is in the works following public input…

Northwest B.C. wildlife shelter rescues particularly tiny bear cub

Shelter co-founder says the cub weighs less than a third of what it should at this time of year

Kimberley Seniors Project Society Church Avenue affordable housing units now full

A grand opening will take place some time in the early new year.

UPDATED: Hwy 93 reopens after rockslide blocks traffic in Fairmont Hot Springs

Highway at Fairmont between Dutch Creek and Westside Road blocked until geotechnical team can assess

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Cranbrook Kimberley Development Initiative wrapping up

While the Cranbrook Kimberley Development Initiative is wrapping up, all involved have…

Rob Morrison sworn in as Kootenay-Columbia MP

Parliament set to reconvene on Thursday with election of House Speaker, Throne Speech

Two accidents block Hwy 3 east of Christina Lake

Fire chief: pregnant female in vehicle that rolled off the road was headed to Trail to have her baby

Secondary suites in Kimberley to benefit from proposed bylaw changes

Water, sewer and solid waste rates for secondary suites to reduce by 50% if bylaws are adopted

KYAN students highlight local businesses leading climate change action

Kimberley Youth Action Network students decided to highlight climate change action and success rather than participate in the global march

Basin economic snapshot shows Kootenay a mixed bag

State of the Basin report shows economic recovery from recession a slow go

City of Kimberley capital budget faces challenges

Kimberley City Council is deep in the midst of budget deliberations, and…

Kimberley City Council approves letter of support for indoor sports facility in Cranbrook

The Kootenay East Youth Soccer Association has been working on the plans for the facility for two years

New year may bring further reduction to flat tax in Kimberley

If Council adopts the new flat tax bylaw, it will be reduced again by $80 in 2020, increase for vacant lots

Purcell International Education hosting community information night on proposed international school

The session takes place on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 7p.m. at McKim school

Plenty of interest in asset sale, Mayor McCormick says

As was announced last month, the City of Kimberley is proceeding with…

Consider ‘giving health’ for the holidays: Healthy Kimberley

Healthy Kimberley is participating in Giving Tuesday, reminding residents of their healthy options over the holidays

More women enrolled in electrical trades program: COTR

The College says nearly half of the students in the Electrician foundation program are women