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Wildlife Symposium: ‘We can bring those numbers back’

Kootenay Wildlife Symposium will address plunging ungulate populations

Wildlife trends, and what can be done

Big Game Management Symposium features impressive line-up of speakers

News recap: Kimberley
Kimberley Fire Department large-scale emergency exercise
Mock emergency in Kimberley Thursday
Kimberley Fire Department on scene at Nature Park fire over weekend

Kimberley City Council votes to dissolve Affordable Housing Committee

A Housing Strategy Committee will be enacted in its place.

One day, three fires in East Kootenay

Jaffrey, Fairmont, and Akisqnuk fires all in one day

  • Apr 3, 2019

Communities rally for better forest management across British Columbia

Kimberley rally to be held at north side of St. Mary Lake, along the rock bluffs

Escaped grass fire in Jaffray prompts general fire safety reminder

A small escaped grass fire has prompted the Regional District of East…

New trial in B.C. child bride case underway

James Marion Oler back in court after crown lawyers successfully appealed earlier acquittal decision

City of Kimberley signs MOU with BC Timber Sales

The City of Kimberley will be entering into a five year memorandum…

City receives $25,000 for child care planning

The City of Kimberley will be receiving a grant of $25,000 through…

Small wildfire reported outside Cranbrook

Fire crews, volunteers knock down estimated seven hectare wildfire near ʔaq̓am community

People’s Party of Canada arrives in Kootenay – Columbia riding

Kootenay – Columbia riding receives approval for a constituency association.

New freshwater fishing guide now available

The 2019-2021 Freshwater Fishing Synopsis is available online.

Kimberley Fire Department hosting FireSmart session Saturday, March 30

The Kimberley Fire Department is hosting a FireSmart information session on Saturday,…

City of Kimberley to hire new Manager of Community Development and Communications

Kimberley City Council has voted to post a new position for a…

City of Kimberley to become legal entity for Kimberley Youth Action Network

The agreement between the City and CBT will see the City responsible for the youth group.

Kimberley RCMP impound two vehicles

Two vehicles were impounded on March 27 when the drivers were unable…

Video captures East Kootenay elk herd on the move

Most Kimberley and Cranbrook locals know there is a herd of elk…