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City of Fernie Declares State of Local Emergency Due to Ammonia Leak
The City of Fernie has declared a State of Local Emergency to effectively handle the ongoing situation, although the evacuation area remains the same as Tuesday evening.
Three Fatalities in City of Fernie as Result of Ammonia Leak at Memorial Arena
The City of Fernie said three people have been confirmed deceased as a result of an ammonia leak at Fernie Memorial Arena Tuesday.
Highway 3 from Coleman to BC Border Closed Due to Fire
Mainroad East Kootenay says the highway through the Crowsnest Pass will be closed until further notice.
Round 2 of Advanced Voting in Cranbrook By-Election is Wednesday
October 18 is the second chance for Cranbrook residents to decide who their newest city councilor will be.
Wildfire Forcing Evacuations in Town of Coleman
UPDATE: Highway 3 from Coleman to BC Border Closed Due to Fire
Thousands of East Kootenay Customers Affected by Power Outages
UPDATE: 1,893 Kimberley customers now without power as well.
Fernie Memorial Arena & Surrounding Streets Being Evacuated
UPDATE: The City of Fernie confirmed that three people have been killed as a result of an ammonia leak at the Memorial Arena, more details below.
1,500+ Elkford Customers Without Power
UPDATE: (1:39 pm): Majority of the outage is said to be the result of a transmission circuit failure.
Semi/Logging Truck Collision Near Radium Prompts Winter Driving Warnings
Columbia Valley RCMP are asking the public to be extra vigilant after a six-vehicle pileup last week.
Kimberley Dynamiters Still Shocked Days After $7.5 Million Donation
The Kimberley Dynamiters are still overwhelmed from this weekend's news that Mike Gould had donated $7.5 million to the KIJHL team and to Kimberley Minor Hockey.
Fall Storm Prompts Special Weather Statement for East Kootenay and Region
Enivornment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for the East Kootenay and surrounding region due to the potential of an intense fall storm Tuesday.
Kootenay ICE Matchup With Moose Jaw Tuesday
The Kootenay ICE will look to take down one of the top teams in the Western Hockey League Tuesday as they officially wrap up their three-game homestand against the Moose Jaw Warriors.
Dynamiters Maintain Division Lead, Rockies Point Streak Snapped, Ghostriders Fall Short in KIJHL Action
The Kimberley Dynamiters remain the team to beat in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League's (KIJHL) Eddie Mountain Division, picking up back to back wins this weekend to stretch their division lead.
Kimberley Skatepark Now Designated As Playground Zone
The decision from Kimberley City Council was not without its detractors.
Small Business Tax Cut a 'Distraction', Says Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce
The federal government has announced a reduction in the small business tax rate, although parts of the business community remains skeptical.
Cranbrook Firefighters Respond to Garage Fire Monday Morning
Firefighters with Cranbrook Fire & Emergency Services responded to a garage fire in the City earlier Monday morning.