Lake Country RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Lake Country man, David Anthony Jenken.
July 2020 offers you all five bright planets. Venus is that very bright object lighting the east before sunrise. After mid-July, find Mercury below Venus. Mars is looking very red now, steadily brightening, out between midnight and dawn.
The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) will officially reopen its regional office in Creston Monday, July 6, and its Nakusp office on Wednesday, July 8.
Share your love for local businesses and products and enter to win one of three amazing local gift baskets valued at $200. To enter, share a selfie with your recent local purchase on Instagram or Facebook with the hashtag #mmmkootenaylocal.
Global statistics starkly show that the United States, compared to other affluent nations, is performing poorly in handling the COVID-19 pandemic, resulting in more cases and more deaths in relation to population than any other nation in the world.
In 2018, the number of human trafficking cases reported to police in Canada declined for the first time since 2010, from 348 incidents in 2017 to 315 in 2018.
The Nanaimo RCMP is asking the public's assistance in locating 13-year-old Ayla Natalie Johnson, who was reported missing to the Nanaimo RCMP on Wednesday, June 24.
The British Columbian provincial state of emergency has been extended by Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Farnworth until the end of the day on Tuesday, July 7, to support the continued coordination of the COVID-19 pandemic response.
An increase of COVID 19 cases in the Idaho Panhandle has led to area senior citizens being strongly encouraged to social distancing, wearing a face mask, sanitizing all areas touched and practicing vigorous personal hygiene/hand washing.
At their regular town council meeting today, the Creston Town Council adopted the Splash Park Re-Opening Policy.
On June 19, Teresa Priebe, 50, was reported missing to Castlegar RCMP. Family last saw her June 17 near Upper Gibson Road, Pass Creek north of Castlegar, BC.
Wherever you are in the world, you can celebrate the 2020 June solstice by watching the sun rise at Stonehenge. Every year, thousands of visitors gather at the neolithic Stonehenge monument in Wiltshire, England.
Auditions for the community theater production of Cheaper by the Dozen, to be staged in March, will be held at the Pearl Theater from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 3 and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, January 4.
The family and friends of a young Massillon, Ohio, girl battling leukemia are hoping to make her 10th birthday, which is on December 22, extra special this year.
Sports & Outdoors
A cool breeze and cloudy skies greeted the half dozen naturalists as they met along the Kootenai River near Libby, Montana. The group discussed strategies to see more birds, the keys to identifying Rocky Mountain Region wildflowers and shrubs, how to better tune into the natural world and th…
James Porter Jr. had a whirlwind day on Friday. That morning, Porter, 19, Bonners Ferry, was traded by the Moose Jaw Warriors to the Spokane Chiefs, and Junior packed his bags and headed to Spokane.
The Spokane Chiefs announced today that they have acquired goaltender James Porter Jr. from the Moose Jaw Warriors. In exchange, the Chiefs send Moose Jaw an eighth-round pick in the 2021 WHL Bantam Draft.
It is with deep sadness that the family of Michael Edward Babc…
Clarence Edwy Hughes was born on September 8, 1931, in Creston…
Marlene Havens, 84, Whitefish, Montana, passed away May 21, 20…
Donald Morris, 68, passed away April 28, 2020, in the compassi…
Jared Blackmore, 20, Creston, passed away on April 21st, 2020,…
Letters to the Editor
We humans are funny creatures, getting wrought up at the most mundane and trivial differences between us such as politics, race, color, nationality, religion and on and on, when in reality our differences only seem large in our minds; we, and all living things, are remarkably the same, and s…