Zombies roam Baker Street

!A New Orleans funeral jazz band led hundreds of followers in the first ever zombie walk in Nelson.  - Tamara Hynd
  • updated Oct 25, 2014 at 4:01 PM

The first-ever zombie walk was hosted by the Civic Theatre Society, with help from local makeup artists who dolled up the undead.

Election 2014

Participation by women down in West Kootenay/Boundary elections

  • posted Oct 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Fewer women are running for office in our area this year than in 2011, both in actual numbers and as a percentage of overall candidates.


Restorative Justice Society donates films to Nelson Library

  • updated Oct 25, 2014 at 1:18 PM

The 10 films were created by Heartspeak Productions, an award winning Kaslo-based company.


How Grande Prairie became Grand Forks

  • updated Oct 25, 2014 at 1:21 PM

Although Grand Forks’ name isn’t mysterious or unusual, its origin is convoluted.


Hugs stomp slugs this week

  • posted Oct 24, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Most people in Nelson seem pretty happy with one another.

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