Kootenay Mobile Press receives provincial recognition!

Congratulations to the Fields Forward​ and Kootenay Mobile Press team! The Kootenay Mobile Press story is now LIVE on the BC government’s Ideas Exchange website. Check out this story and other great initiatives happening around the province! https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/employment-business/economic-development/bc-ideas-exchange/success-stories/bc-resource-success-stories/creston-valley-mobile-press

#BCBuyLocal – Local Businesses Keep Us Strong!

#BCBuyLocal Week commences next Monday across the province! Buying locally is very positive for local businesses and the economy. Small changes in your spending habits creates BIG impact for the Creston Valley-Kootenay Lake area. This poster articulates how local businesses keep our communities strong. Start buying local today!

#BCBuyLocal Week – November 27 to December 3

It’s BC Buy Local Week (Nov 27-Dec 3)!  BC Buy Local Week is an annual celebration of the unique contributions that local businesses make to our communities and to our economy. For every $1 a consumer spends locally, 45 cents remains in the community. Get involved! Share your favourite local …

EAP Survey Contest Winner Announced!

Pictured above (L-R): Janet Wallace (owner), Robert Agnew, Sheila Brocklington (staff member).  Congratulations to Robert Agnew of Crawford Bay! Robert won a $50 voucher to a local business of his choice – Bare Foot Handweaving. Thank-you to the 700+ people who entered our survey contest. This survey prize is a …

The Future of Our Economy Starts Today

The Creston Valley – Kootenay Lake Economic Action Partnership (CV-KL EAP) remains active. The Creston Valley – Kootenay Lake Economic Action Partnership (CV-KL EAP) remains active towards creating an “Economic Action Strategy” for our local communities between Yahk to Yaqan Nukiy to Riondel. As the end of Phase 2: Determining …