AG Aware 2020

Ag Aware: Farming in the Midst of Chaos    By the time we turn the page to April, it is high time that the last gasps of winter are behind us. March is always a torment; some nice sunny days mixed in between cold, windy, snowy days. We had all that. Now it should be...
Creston Museum – April 2020

Creston Museum – April 2020

  The Rodeo Grounds Inevitably, as the May long weekend approaches, people around town start thinking about Blossom Festival, which inevitably leads to conversations about past festivals and the events that have come and gone over the years. Events like the...

Message From the Chief – April 2020

Health and Wellness Ki’suk kyukyit (greetings). The Lower Kootenay Band has had a busy start to 2020. We have a major construction project of the Administration & Health Building underway, and another construction project that we hope to get started in the late...

From the Mayor – April 2020

Our First Responders in the Creston Valley In January, I was invited to the Royal Canadian Legion’s (Branch 29) canteen for a “Salute to First Responders”. I was honoured to have been asked to take part in this event – a potluck dinner evening with about 70...

What’s Inside April 2020

With spring officially in the air, it feels like we should all be outside, greeting our neighbours and celebrating the arrival of warmer weather. Unfortunately, the climate on a world scale has created isolation as social distancing becomes the norm in the wake of the...