UPDATED: Alleged Kootenay bank robber tries to escape

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  • updated Sep 15, 2014 at 6:13 PM

A man accused in a series of armed robberies is back in custody after briefly escaping this morning at the Nelson courthouse.

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Body found in Kootenay Lake identified as missing man

  • posted Sep 15, 2014 at 2:00 PM

The BC Coroners Service confirms the body of a man found in Kootenay Lake on Thursday morning was Paul Tayes, 56, of Surrey.

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Nelson High School class of ’54 reunites

  • posted Sep 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM

The Nelson High School class of 1954 had their 60-year reunion at the Prestige Lakeside Resort this month.

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Ramona Faust seeks third term as Area E director

  • posted Sep 15, 2014 at 9:00 AM

The director for Area E (Rural Nelson) of the Regional District of Central Kootenay will seek a third term in November’s civic election.

Sports

New name, new logo, new president

  • updated Sep 15, 2014 at 9:18 AM

Nelson's Wayne Naka is now president of the newly named 55+ BC Games.

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