The COVID-19 case rate continues to climb in the West Kootenay-Boundary and Creston Valley. The Nelson area recorded another 153 positive tests last week with 56 in the Creston Valley and 36 in Greater Trail, all new records.
Local groups Extinction Rebellion West Kootenay and Last Stand West Kootenays have joined BC-wide calls for RCMP to stand down at Fairy Creek blockades on the West Coast, but say nobody would come outside to address protestors on Monday once set-up with their signs.
The Conservative Candidate for South Okanagan-West Kootenay says she is committed to bringing constituent's concerns to Ottawa. Helena Konanz lost to New Democrat Richard Cannings by less than 800 votes in 2019.
The applicant had hoped to clear cut land on his property and develop on a portion of the land years later, with CABIN hired to provide a Forest Management Plan in accordance with the City's Tree Retention bylaw.