Jim Bailey

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Fruitvale councillor victim of online attacks

An anti-vaxxer gathering in Fruitvale results in coun. Lindsay Kenny getting bullied online

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Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore

Dual-citizen B.C. mayor asks for understanding after U.S. trip for vaccine, family visit

An extended holiday resulted in social media backlash after Rossland mayor visits family in the U.S.

Rossland Mayor Kathy Moore
JJ’s Fashion just hit 1.2 million followers and 22.7 million ‘likes’ on the TikTok app thanks to a series of 15-second “Hot Boss” videos created by Rhylan Streloff and Madicyn Dobie. Photo: Jim Bailey.

‘Hot boss’ at small B.C. town clothing store rockets business to stratosphere

JJ’s Fashion in Trail has attracted over 1.2 million followers and over 22.7 million “Likes” on TikTok

JJ’s Fashion just hit 1.2 million followers and 22.7 million ‘likes’ on the TikTok app thanks to a series of 15-second “Hot Boss” videos created by Rhylan Streloff and Madicyn Dobie. Photo: Jim Bailey.
In recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Fruitvale resident Jack LaRocque wants people to know that anyone can be affected by lung cancer, even non-smokers. Photo: Jim Bailey

Kootenay man shares experience, non-smokers get lung cancer too

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

In recognition of Lung Cancer Awareness Month, Fruitvale resident Jack LaRocque wants people to know that anyone can be affected by lung cancer, even non-smokers. Photo: Jim Bailey
A glimpse of some of the 480 (approx) cars written off as a result of the acid spills along the Trail highway in 2018. Photo: Trail Times

2 years after huge highway acid spill, Kootenay Ford dealer’s frustration grows with ICBC

Trail AM Ford owner Dan Ashman says he just wants fair compensation from ICBC

A glimpse of some of the 480 (approx) cars written off as a result of the acid spills along the Trail highway in 2018. Photo: Trail Times
Arson is likely cause of a string of fires set in Marsh Creek near Fruitvale on Friday night. (Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire and Rescue photo)

Arson suspected in several wildfires lit near Kootenay town

RCMP making progress in arson investigation of Marsh Creek fires

Arson is likely cause of a string of fires set in Marsh Creek near Fruitvale on Friday night. (Kootenay Boundary Regional Fire and Rescue photo)
Shambhala Music Festival has been postponed to 2021. File photo

Virtual Shambhala Music Festival postponed due to allegations of sexual violence

Postponement announced following sexual violence allegations made against performer Billy Kenny

Shambhala Music Festival has been postponed to 2021. File photo
REN Energy will source waste wood from ATCO Wood Products and other forest companies to create Renewable Natural Gas in a new facility planned for Park Siding just outside of Fruitvale. (Townsman file photo)

Renewable Natural Gas facility targeted for small B.C. town

Once in a lifetime thing, it doesn’t happen in small communities very often, says Fruitvale mayor.

REN Energy will source waste wood from ATCO Wood Products and other forest companies to create Renewable Natural Gas in a new facility planned for Park Siding just outside of Fruitvale. (Townsman file photo)
West Kootenay couple Garrett Kucher and Tori Apostoliuk run the gauntlet, make it home after being locked down in Spain.

‘It’s up to us: Recently-returned B.C. couple urges Canadians to take COVID-19 seriously

Garrett Kucher and Tory Apostoliuk make it home after almost a week of lockdown in Spain

West Kootenay couple Garrett Kucher and Tori Apostoliuk run the gauntlet, make it home after being locked down in Spain.
“Trophy Town” filmmakers were in Trail filming a documentary on the ‘39 and ‘61 Trail Smoke Eaters. From left writer/producer Dave Alexander, director/producer/cameraman Robert Barrett, and cinematographer/cameraman David Cain.

Building ‘Trophy Town’: A Home of Champions story

Filmmakers visit Trail to create upcoming documentary on world champion ‘39 and ‘61 Smoke Eaters

“Trophy Town” filmmakers were in Trail filming a documentary on the ‘39 and ‘61 Trail Smoke Eaters. From left writer/producer Dave Alexander, director/producer/cameraman Robert Barrett, and cinematographer/cameraman David Cain.
Brad Ross, 16, opened the scoring, as the Beaver Valley Nitehawks handed the Kimberley Dynamiters their first loss of the playoffs with a 4-1 victory on Saturday at the Hawks Nest. John Piccolo photo.

Beaver Valley Nitehawks stay alive, beat Dynamiters in Game 4

The Beaver Valley Nitehawks hand Kimberley Dynamiters first playoff loss with 4-1 defeat

Brad Ross, 16, opened the scoring, as the Beaver Valley Nitehawks handed the Kimberley Dynamiters their first loss of the playoffs with a 4-1 victory on Saturday at the Hawks Nest. John Piccolo photo.
Marcoux backstops Trail Smoke Eaters to Game 6 win over the Vernon Vipers

Marcoux backstops Trail Smoke Eaters to Game 6 win over the Vernon Vipers

Trail Smoke Eaters force a deciding Game 7 against the Vernon Vipers with a 5-2 win on Saturday

Marcoux backstops Trail Smoke Eaters to Game 6 win over the Vernon Vipers
Vernon Vipers strike again, even series with Smoke Eaters

Vernon Vipers strike again, even series with Smoke Eaters

Jack Judson scored a late game-winning goal to lift Vernon to a 3-2 win over the Trail Smoke Eaters

Vernon Vipers strike again, even series with Smoke Eaters
Vernon Vipers strike back, beat Smoke Eaters in Game 3

Vernon Vipers strike back, beat Smoke Eaters in Game 3

Vernon Vipers score the winning goal in the final minute for a 4-3 win over the Trail Smoke Eaters

Vernon Vipers strike back, beat Smoke Eaters in Game 3
Vernon Vipers goalie Bradley Cooper stops Trail’s Kent Johnson on this attempt in a 3-2 overtime win for Vernon at the Cominco Arena on Wednesday. Jim Bailey photo

Trail Smoke Eaters lose in OT to Vernon Vipers

The Trail Smoke Eaters comeback came up short in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Vernon Vipers

Vernon Vipers goalie Bradley Cooper stops Trail’s Kent Johnson on this attempt in a 3-2 overtime win for Vernon at the Cominco Arena on Wednesday. Jim Bailey photo
Trail Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson celebrates the game-winner over the Vipers. (Jim Bailey/Trail Times)

Trail Smoke Eaters grind out win over Vernon Vipers

Trail Smoke Eaters Kent Johnson scored the game winner in a 3-2 victory over the Vernon Vipers

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson celebrates the game-winner over the Vipers. (Jim Bailey/Trail Times)
Blaine Caton of the Trail Smoke Eaters snaps the eventual winning goal past Viper goalie Anthony Yamnitsky wth 0.7 seconds left in the first period Sunday afternoon at Cominco Arena. Andre Ghantous, left, of the Smokies had his shot blocked by Yamnitsky. (Jim Bailey/Trail Times)

Caton pushes Smokies past Vipers

Trail records rare win over Vernon in BCHL play.

Blaine Caton of the Trail Smoke Eaters snaps the eventual winning goal past Viper goalie Anthony Yamnitsky wth 0.7 seconds left in the first period Sunday afternoon at Cominco Arena. Andre Ghantous, left, of the Smokies had his shot blocked by Yamnitsky. (Jim Bailey/Trail Times)