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The Science of Race and Racism

Warning: if you have problems with the theory of evolution you may find this article disturbing.

Posted by Fred Gietz on May 16, 2022 in Community

Know Your Seed

Posted by Ashley Lortscher on May 13, 2022 in Health

Jackie Impey

Posted by Krista Turcasso on May 13, 2022 in Art and Entertainment

Riding for Mental Health

Posted by Becca Fahey on May 13, 2022 in Outdoors

Valley Vitals Fernie: Tips #2 Direct Seeding vs Starting Indoors

Well this Spring has been an excellent example of the resiliency required to grow food in the Elk Valley. It kind of reminds Ashley Lortscher of a Katy Perry song? So she’s back with more beta for cold climate gardening!

Posted by Anonymous (not verified) on May 11, 2022 in Outdoors

Courtney Baker

Have you ever heard someone say, “if you want something done, ask the busiest person you know?” I have, and one of my people is Courtney Baker. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on May 05, 2022 in Community

#Ktunaxahomelands Launches

Posted by admin on May 05, 2022 in Community

Need to Access Tech? CBAL’s Got You Covered

These days, so many aspects of life rely on technology: a senior sends a message to her grandchild, a man checks in with his doctor online, an unemployed worker prints off a form to apply for Employment Insurance. With a wide-reaching project, Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy (CBAL) is making tech more readily available to people in the region, along with the know-how to use it.

Posted by admin on May 01, 2022 in Community

Large-Scale Projects Support Ecosystem Health

Forests, wetlands and riparian areas are among the habitats that will benefit from several projects that are focusing on ensuring healthy, diverse and functioning ecosystems in the Columbia Basin.

“The Trust heard from people living in the Basin that ecosystem enhancement is important to maintain and improve native biodiversity in the wide variety of ecosystems that make up the region,” said Johnny Strilaeff, President and Chief Executive Officer, Columbia Basin Trust. “The efforts seen in these projects reflect those values as they involve hands-on work at a large scale, across entire landscapes, to create lasting effects.”

Posted by admin on Apr 28, 2022 in Outdoors

Youth Engage in Climate Events

Life in the Basin is ingrained with nature, whether this involves camping, kayaking or simply waking to the sounds of birdsong. It’s no wonder that Basin youth are inspired to protect their local landscapes by getting involved with climate action.

Posted by admin on Apr 28, 2022 in Outdoors

The Earth is a Green Issue All Year

Let’s look at the One and Only Place We Have to Live.

Posted by Sylvia Ayers on Apr 22, 2022 in Community

iPhone Upgrade or Not

Way back in January of 2009, I wrote an article about a new device that was taking the world by storm. The iPhone. You may have heard of it. When I bought one, it was version 3 and had been out for about 18 months at that point.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Apr 21, 2022 in Business