The Canadian Brewing Awards is Canada’s national competition for judging the quality of Canadian manufactured beer.
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A few of the lines available at Zinnia include the internationally renowned Nomads Hempwear, based in the Slocan Valley and Smoking Lily from Victoria.
Published in September 2017, Full Curl is the first book in the Jenny Willson Mystery Series that features park warden Jenny Willson.
The Chamber of Year award recognized the innovative efforts that the Chamber has put into play with the Castlegar Economic Development Plan.
The Accelerate Kootenays project is facilitated by Community Energy Association.
The former homestead of the Fitzen family was acquired by the Nature Conservancy of Canada as a partial donation and partial land purchase.
$5-million financing from BDC to go into enhancing guest experiences at the year-round B.C. resort.
Seven credit unions from the Boundary, Kootenay, and Columbia Valley have collaborated in their efforts to provide financial relief for Grand Forks.
The sawmill was temporarily curtailed on May 10, 2018 as a precautionary measure due to the escalating flooding in the region.
In order for a project to be eligible for a New Horizons grant, it must be led or inspired by seniors.
The new building, currently under construction in Nelson, comes with two open concept units.
The company has moved to a larger 4-acre yard and a more spacious repair facility as well as a bigger office and parts department.
The Community Cash Awards, which aimed to develop healthy and diverse communities, offered local community groups an opportunity to apply for funding.
100 youth attended the recent Basin Youth Network 2018 Leadership Summit in Kimberley.
The City of Trail has won a prestigious award for their new Columbia River Skywalk from the BC Recreation and Parks Association.
Niki and Sunny Wood are the owners/operators of Samurai Hardwood Flooring in Nelson.
A complete floor-to-ceiling renovation of the space is currently underway as it is transformed into a new Neapolitan-inspired pizzeria.
Nelson’s Social Room Interiors has moved to 619 Vernon Street in the Queen City.
Council and staff at the District of Elkford recently discussed the layout, placement and footprint of the new Elkford District office and building.
Smrt1 Technologies is debuting its Brain STEM Toolbox at BC Technology show May 14 - 16 in Vancouver BC.
The Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) Initiative contributes annually to aid in creating jobs for secondary and post-secondary students.
A Radium Hot Springs entrepreneur, Patrick Tolchard, has been recognized by BC Business magazine as one of the province’s Top 30 Under 30 business people.
The northern Kootenay Lake area is mountainous and thickly forested, which made traditional Internet infrastructure difficult and expensive.
Chris has been involved in a variety of organizations, lending his good-natured expertise to many projects.
Waterbridge was awarded a $27.9-million contract in 2016 to design and build the four new cable ferries.
The new owners plan to expand the schedule and offer a variety of classes like Spin, Tabata, Bootcamps and Functional Training.
Frontline health care workers are in high demand in our region and Selkirk College’s Health Care Assistant (HCA) Program is training to fill that gap.
The launch of a collection of essays by West Kootenay author Tom Wayman on Tuesday, May 1 will feature readings and a musical performance.
Tickets are now on sale for the 7th annual Elephant Mountain Literary Festival, July 12 – 15 in Nelson.
Robertson is excited to build on the momentum generated from Oxygen’s twelve-year span as the only rural artist run centre in the region.
The Heritage Railcar Preservation building will ultimately provide a complete building to enclose and preserve the Museum’s collection of heritage railcars.
The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce held their annual awards gala celebrating the best in the Cranbrook business community on Saturday, April 14th, 2018.
There are 13 courses included in the Nelson Summer Art Series that span a range of disciplines which are taught by working artists from around the province.
The rural dividend encourages economic diversification, innovation, sustainability and collaboration, and recognizes the diverse needs of individual communities
The Export Navigator pilot helps B.C. businesses in six B.C. regions become export ready, by providing access to community-based export advisors.