For ten years, Wild Voices presentations and field studies have helped Basin students to better understand their natural environment
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Karen travels all over the East Kootenays teaching elementary students about farming and where their food comes from
Over 150 arts and culture projects—including the Columbia Basin Culture Tour—have received a total of $751,000 in funding support for the 2018-19 season
Over the past five years, the partnership has saved the lives of 62,000 children in India.
Majority of current class hopes to work in region after graduation
This program connects farmers looking for land with landowners wanting to lease their land for farming.
BC Association of Farmers’ Markets new online tool connects people to farmers’ markets
The new Kimberley Family Dental Clinic utilizes the latest in dental technology and incorporates the best of the mountain lifestyle of Kimberley.
The Trust’s Child Care Capital Grants support 42 child care centres
The new hand-forged iron sculpture will be inspired by Joseph Creek flowing through the City of Cranbrook
The completion of the largest construction project in the history of the Regional District of East Kootenay was officially celebrated in West Fernie today.
This purchase adds approximately 100 acres of properly zoned land supply to the City
Few remaining units available in this sought-after development
As part of the celebrations a new sign for the pulp mill entrance was revealed and two commemorative trees were planted in front of the mill office.s
The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce is working to be a valued and respected champion of business and a positive contributor to the Cranbrook community.
The Fullfill Market in Kimberley was inspired by the zero waste movement
Stoke Cold Pressed Juice has been a regular supplier to Circle Health Food & Café and owner Jill Bentley see this as a natural gateway to expand their business
The proposed development is called the MounView and would feature office and retail space on the ground floor
The total received in the region is $195,978 or .049% of the total $4 million awarded throughout the province.
Kimberley's only indoor market, Old Crow Emporium, is chock full of vintage finds, timeless treasures, art and handicrafts
AirSprint offers programs designed for personal and business requirements.
If you have driven through Yahk recently, you can’t help but notice the major log sorting and re-load centre situated on the north side of the community.
Can-Filters was purchased in October 2017 by international garden products giant, Hawthorne, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Scott’s Miracle-Gro.
Radium holds the official grand opening of its new Community Centre and Library this Saturday, August 25th, 2018
The new company is called Black Metal Storage and is located at 1950 Theatre Road in Cranbrook.
NDP National Parks Critic Wayne Stetski echoes environmental groups, Indigenous leaders and stakeholders on the need for stronger protection for our parks.
$1.6 million in Trust grants will help improve over 600 units across the Basin
Bus riders in the West Kootenay Regional Transit System will soon be able to choose new weekday trips between Nelson and Selkirk College in Castlegar.
School Works provides funding for apprenticeships and career-related positions
The Greyhound Canada service closure is a crisis for rural Canada, and one that must be addressed as soon as possible.
The annual Business Walk captures the pulse of businesses throughout Cranbrook.
The Waneta Terrestrial Compensation Program (WTCP) has selected five projects for funding as part of a mandate to support habitat restoration & conservation.