Special Event - WKB Investment Coop Session - Dec. 5 in Silverton, from 12-1 at Memorial Hall

The West Kootenay Boundary Community Investment Co-op is now seeking founding members.

Recent Valley News

Rural Evidence Health Care Review project - Local evidence for health service planning through a rural lens The RER aims to collaborate with rural citizens to provide robust, comprehensive and rural-relevant evidence to inform rural health service planning in British Columbia. The activities involved to achieve this … Continue reading
RDI Community Profiles 2018 - Selkirk College’s Rural Development Institute (RDI) has updated and published comprehensive community profiles for the Slocan Valley region. http://cbrdi.ca/Communities/Central-Kootenay/Slocan-Valley
Proposed broadband from Playmor junction to Nakusp: update - Aimee Ambrosone, Director, Delivery of Benefits for Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) who also works on broadband and  high-speed connectivity projects told Nakusp council that the CBT is setting up and supporting a broadband backbone in  the region. The “last mile” … Continue reading


Kootenay Entrepreneurs get a Podcast and Radio Show all their own!

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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