News

KVR Trail Survey: Midway to Naramata

By | 2018-09-13T10:56:18+00:00 September 13th, 2018|News|

The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association is moving forward with the preparation of a master plan for the Midway (Mile 0) to Little Tunnel segment of the Kettle Valley Rail Trail. The plan is being funded in part by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development. Do you like to recreate

Scarecrow Contest at Rock Creek Fall Fair

By | 2018-08-29T13:03:44+00:00 August 29th, 2018|News|

Start building your scarecrow for the chance to take home cash prizes at the Rock Creek Fall Fair Entry is free and there may be only one entry per exhibitor per class. First, second & third place will receive prize money. Exhibitors are encouraged to use recycled material and/or materials grown or crafted in

Diggin’ Deeper into Soil Health

By | 2018-08-29T09:49:42+00:00 August 29th, 2018|News|

The Kootenay Boundary Farm Advisory & Quadra Estate are hosting a one day soils workshop in Beaverdell on September 11, 2018. This is a free day of learning that will include: Reducing impact of extreme climate Intro to soil management / visual soil asessment Reducing costs by increasing sustainability Click here for registration

Drought Level 3 Letter from Province

By | 2018-08-24T09:48:00+00:00 August 24th, 2018|News|

The Province would like to acknowledge it has been a difficult year for people living in the Kettle River watershed and throughout the Southern Interior, from the spring floods, to fires, and now drought. The Okanagan Shuswap Natural Resource District is making efforts to contact water licensees to communicate current drought conditions within at-risk

Business Opportunity in the Village of Midway

By | 2018-08-22T10:13:59+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Jobs, News|

Written proposals are now being accepted for individuals intersted in a lease agreement to operate the concession at the Boundary Expo Recreation Centre (Arena) in Midway. This lease will be on an annual basis. Hours of operation will be based on the arena schedule; special event bookings, hockey games, evening and weekend work

Job Posting: Volunteer Coordinator with KRFSS

By | 2018-08-21T12:30:40+00:00 August 21st, 2018|Jobs, News|

HELP WANTED Kettle River Food Share Society is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator. This is a paid position with a minimum of 8 hours per week. The deadline for resume submissions is August 30th, 2018. This is a 4 month term starting September. The Main Roles of this contract position

Midway Community Garden Volunteer Appreciation & Corn Roast

By | 2018-08-16T20:39:03+00:00 August 16th, 2018|News|

The Midway Community Garden & the Village of Midway would like to invite all residents to their Volunteer Appreciation Day & Corn Roast. The appreciation day will take place on August 25, 2018 from 11:30 to 2:30. The event takes place at the Midway Community Garden. Which is located next to the

Boundary Business Community Flood Recovery Meeting

By | 2018-07-24T10:51:32+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Emergency Preparedness, News|

Flood-affected local business owners and members of the business community are invited to a Boundary Business Community Flood Recovery Meeting Wednesday, July 25th, from 1-4 pm at The Grand Forks Curling Club (7230 21st St.) in Grand Forks. All are welcome. Provincial Disaster Recovery Branch (PDRB), and local business representatives will be in attendance. Express