Nelson fire department adds new defibrillators

!Capt. Gord Rae and firefighter Greg Proctor test new defibrillator equipment recently acquired by Nelson Fire and Rescue.  - Greg Nesteroff photo
  • updated Jan 29, 2015 at 7:12 PM

Greg Schlosser knows firsthand the utility of an automatic defibrillator. Last October, he collapsed in cardiac arrest.

Business

Business time at The Adventure Hotel

  • posted Jan 29, 2015 at 6:00 PM

Members of the Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce met at The Adventure Hotel for the monthly Business After Business.

Sports

Cooke rocking it in Austria

  • updated Jan 29, 2015 at 4:07 PM

Trace Cooke earned a forth place finish at the Freeride World Qualifiers in Switzerland but had a rocky finish in Austria last week.

Community

Slopes For Hope launched

  • posted Jan 29, 2015 at 2:00 PM

A ski-a-thon fundraiser is planned for March 7 as participants attempt to ski the elevation equivalent of Mt. Everest in one day.

News

Ultrasound technology championed for speech therapy

  • updated Jan 29, 2015 at 7:12 PM

The Kootenay Lake school district currently has one $5000 machine, which is being shared by several speech therapists.

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