Nikki Fredrikson

Mystery illness plauges bighorn sheep in Radium

Bighorn sheep health has become an issue Parks Canada and the province of British Columbia are actively investigating.

Local officials report back from AKBLG conference

The Association of Kootenay and Boundary Local Governments (AKBLG) recently held its annual convention in Rossland recently

Proposed rezoning for Sunchaser Vacation Villas

Public hearing held to discuss rezoning, could include possible hotel use

Political candidates react to softwood lumber announcement

Announcement of an imposed tariff on Canadian softwood lumber has caused much debate over what will happen to Canada’s forestry industry.

Canal Flats Council briefs

New signage coming for Source of The Columbia in Canal Flats

Judgement made in the Kazakoff vs Taft trial.

Judgement laid in the Kazakoff vs Taft case

Defamation case against local mayor comes to a verdict

Judgement made in the Kazakoff vs Taft trial.

Radium Gets New Street Sweeper

Radium is the proud owner of a new street sweeper, already put to use cleaning up the local streets.

Radium Council Briefs

Council adopts five-year financial plan, adopts tax rates bylaw and supports makerspace

Jumbo council still chugging along, waiting for court decision

Jumbo Glacier Mountain Resort council update on financial plan bylaw.

BCWF town hall meeting delves into problems with wildlife management in B.C.

The BC Wildlife Federation town hall meeting brought forward three main causes for the problems within wildlife management in B.C..

… and on affordable housing

Local MLA Columbia River-Revelstoke candidates discuss B.C.'s housing crisis.

Radium council gets RCMP update from Columbia Valley Sergeant

Village of Radium council met on Wednesday, April 12th to discuss a variety of local issues including a presentation from local RCMP.

… and discuss the Jay Chalk report

Columbia River-Revelstoke riding MLA candidates discuss B.C.'s ombudsperson Jay Chalk report.

Canal Flats council keeps busy with new bylaws

The Village of Canal flats met on Monday, April 10th to discuss local issues including bylaw updates.

Radium council revisit controversial development permit

Village of Radium Hot Springs discuss allowing a variance to a development permit for the Old Church Property.

MLA candidates weigh in on party donations

The Columbia River-Revelstoke region MLA candidates discuss party donations

Border Officers consider strike action

While tensions rise between border guards and the government local MP Wayne Stetski urges the government to get back to negotiations.

Key City Theatre celebrates 25 years of performances

Key City Theatre in Cranbrook prepares for their gala Spectacular Spectacular on April 22nd

…and on B.C.’s approach to the softwood lumber agreement

MLA candidates for the Columbia River- Revelstoke region weigh in on the softwood lumber agreement

Cougar attacks just outside of Toby Benches home

A resident in the Toby Benches area found what is believed to be the fresh kill of a cougar just 20 feet from her front door.