Rob Gay, chair of the Kootenay Boundary Regional Broadband Committee, leads a discussion about the availability of high-speed internet in the Elk Valley and throughout the Kootenays.

When will everyone in the Kootenays have access to high-speed Internet?

Why region-wide broadband matters to businesses, even when they already have it.

Pat Mohnsson of Meadowbrook Motors in Kimberley, B.C. Kimberley’s star mechanic

Meadowbrook Motors is an automotive repair shop that quickly built itself a great reputation in Kimberley, B.C.

Judy Goodman, executive director of Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce in Revelstoke, B.C., stands in front of the visitor centre and chamber of commerce building. Moving forward in Revelstoke

After a busy year, Judy Goodman, executive director of the Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce, talks about everything that’s going on locally.

A man in a blue shirt. A lifelong dream fulfilled in Revelstoke

Daniel Kellie is the new owner of Glacier House Resort and a relatively new face in Revelstoke.

Cassandra Boon, doctor of chiropractic A boon to Cranbrook’s health service

Fine & Well Health and Chiropractic continues to offer service in Cranbrook while its Kimberley location is restored.

The FoodEx truck with the slogan FoodEx dispatches feasts to wherever you need to feed a crowd

Rene Schupbach of Kimberley, B.C., is a foodie and a caterer. His catering business will make the food fresh wherever you are.

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Chief Jim Whitehead and MDG Contracting Services CEO Ron Mason Clean heat for ʔaq’am

St. Mary’s Indian Band and MDG Contracting Services are bringing carbon-neutral heat to the First Nations community near Cranbrook.

The Dance Umbrella instructors bring passion to their work. From left, Danielle Gibson, Lisa Schwab and Sabbian Clover. Dance on in Nelson

For instructors at non-profit studio Dance Umbrella, going to work is about so much more than earning a paycheque.

20th anniversary logo for Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. Balancing risks

Eagle Plains Resources is succeeding in its industry while many other junior resource exploration companies fail.

Melissa Hambalek, owner of Initial Designs Custom Embroidery in Cranbrook, B.C. Custom-stitched ID

Initial Designs Custom Embroidery provides more than decoration—its custom logos identify and represent its clients.

A dog sled from Revelstoke Dogsled Adventures leads guests through wonderful scenery along a snowy trail. Dogsledding: a winter getaway

Musher Eric Marsden of Revelstoke Dogsled Adventures is passionate about his sport, his animals and about showing guests an experience in the Kootenays.