Recent Valley News

Evacuation alerts issued for Slocan Valley - The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) has issued evacuation alerts for residents and visitors in areas of the Slocan Valley due to the potential flooding. The alerts affect Indian Point Road and Slocan Valley Road West. Local firefighters will … Continue reading
Mosquito Control Program to be decided by Referendum - Mosquito Control Feasibility Study for a Portion of Electoral Area H A Mosquito Control Feasibility Study for a Portion of Area H is in progress, as a result of two related petitions submitted to the RDCK and the ensuing Board resolution #515/17. … Continue reading
State of the Basin 2017 for Columbia Basin-Boundary Region - State of the Basin 2017 full report State of the Basin is a region-wide check-up on life in the Columbia Basin-Boundary Region. This comprehensive report looks at current trends in the local economy, society, culture and the environment. The Columbia … Continue reading


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You Can Do That Here Podcasts

KAST's new You Can Do That Here! podcast series hosted by Andrew Zwicker, gives an in-depth look into some of the minds of local entrepreneurs and business owners. Hear their success stories and learn some tips and tricks on how to start your own successful business in the Kootenays. A new interview is published every week. Listen to the "You Can Do That Here!" podcast series.

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    Vallican Whole Community Centre

    A unique, warm, post and beam building, nestled on 11 beautiful forested mountain acres, close to the Little Slocan River in the beautiful Slocan ...

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  • Current Weather

    Tomorrow 05/28 0%
    Sunny. High 29C. Winds SW at 10 to 15 km/h.
    Mostly Cloudy
    Tuesday 05/29 20%
    Mostly Cloudy
    Sunshine early then becoming cloudy later in the day. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 24C. Winds SW at 10 to 15 km/h.
    Partly Cloudy
    Wednesday 05/30 20%
    Partly Cloudy
    Partly cloudy skies in the morning will give way to cloudy skies during the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High near 20C. Winds W at 10 to 15 km/h.
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    New Denver

    New Denver, population, about 600. Yes, named after the “old” Denver, with which New Denver shared many characteristics. Nestled on the shore of ...

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