This year’s theme for Earth Day—April 22nd—is EarthPlay
Virginia Rasch’s writer profile
Virginia is a writer and copy editor with Koocanusa Publications. She is an avid outdoor recreationist in all seasons and has lived in the Kootenays for 10 years. With degrees in the natural sciences, she has worked as a tour guide, an environmentalist, a writer, and a copy editor of scientific publications. Virginia now brings her passion for everything green to Kootenay Business.
Most recent articles by Virginia Rasch
Revive the lost art of reading aloud during Earth Hour—Saturday, March 25th starting at 8:30 p.m.
Jocelyn Brunner offers something for everyone—without sacrificing quality, comfort and design—at her store, Summit Footwear & Fashion.
For Robin Dixon, opening The Grater Good in Kimberley has allowed her to share her love of cooking and entertaining
Shifting to electric cars is needed in the Kootenays as our current transportation accounts for 60 per cent of our total greenhouse gas emissions
During National Forest Week, Canadians are invited to learn more about this valuable renewable resource
Hellbent Geothermal is a leading-edge company offering geothermal systems in the East Kootenay, where the potential for this green energy is overflowing
From the Ground Up relocates to Cranbrook’s downtown core
FortisBC awarded Nelson’s Heddlestone Village an Efficiency in Action award
A new shoe store in Kimberley, B.C., features quality footwear and adornments
Earth Hour encourages you to have a lights-off hour.
We sought out the top 40 young business leaders in the Kootenays, Boundary Country and the Revelstoke area and found some fascinating trends.
Communities across Canada are promoting the basic human right to clean air, fresh water and healthy food
Businesses should act now to protect the environment and strengthen our economy.
The staff and burgers are super stars at The Wooden Spoon Bistro & Bake Shop in Grand Forks
Do you know of a Kootenay community in which the local government is a wood champion?