The Valley Voice newspaper from its founding in December 1992 to June 2005. Issued bi-weekly since its inception, this independent newspaper initially served New Denver, Silverton, Slocan City, and the Slocan Valley before expanding its size and reach to also become the paper of record for Nakusp and the Arrow Lakes (ca. mid-1993) and Kaslo and the Lardeau Valley (ca. 2001). The newspaper is historically important for pioneering a free distribution model for local British Columbia newspapers at the turn of the 21st century. Volume and issue numbering contains some errors on originals. Missing Issues: Volume 9 Issue 13. Issues published since June 2005 can be found on the Valley Voice website at http://valleyvoice.ca/valley-voice-online/, which is updated with each new issue.