Local News

Plans announced for first annual ‘Flannel Fest’ in Kimberley

The event will feature a snow sculpting competition, family activities, beer garden and more.

Healthy Kimberley granted ‘Charitable Donation Society’ status

The volunteer-led group is now able to accept charitable donations.

Healthy Kimberley aims to build outdoor multi-sport court at Selkirk Secondary

They are applying to the Columbia Basin Trust Plays Capital Improvement Grant.

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Merry Christmas from New Zealand firefighters
Selkirk Secondary School 2018 Christmas Concert
Lindsay Park Christmas Concert
Kimberley Helping Hands Food Bank Hamper Program 2018

Kimberley Health Care Auxiliary donates $50,000 to EK Foundation for Health

The funds will go towards the purchase of a much needed Maldi Tof Machine.

Community paramedicine program underway in Kimberley

Aileen Boyd was recently hired as a full-time paramedic to help seniors in rural communities.

Local author releases third book in series

Kevin Miller’s ‘Water War’ is now available for purchase.

Kimberley Alpine Resort to open Dec. 15

Kimberley season pass holders can ski at Kicking Horse, Fernie, Nikiska for free as local opening delayed

WATCH: Third annual Christmas Village

100 per cent of proceeds went towards the United Way East Kootenay.

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

The public is invited to comment on the changes until Jan. 11, 2019.

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

KDCF announces 2018 Community Grant recipients

The Foundation held a ceremony for grant recipients this week.

MP Stetski travels to China with Minister McKenna

Environmental policy was the focus of the trip

One permit only for backyard fire pits

Currently you must reapply each year; not worth the staff time, Fire Chief says

Kimberley news recap

A quick recap of the top news stories in Kimberley this week.

Ghostriders score home ice advantage

Fernie Memorial Arena to reopen December 1 after roof repairs fast-tracked