‘Hippie sanctuary’ Nelson makes Macleans travel list

Macleans magazine has given Nelson a ringing endorsement, lauding its heritage, mountain biking, and hippie-friendliness. - Courtesy macleans.ca
  • updated Apr 16, 2014 at 5:47 PM

Macleans magazine has included Nelson on its list of ten Canadian places to see in 2014, calling it a “modern-day hippie sanctuary.”


Willy Miller Jewellery Collection Show coming to Nelson

  • posted Apr 16, 2014at 6:00 PM

Bellaflora will host a special one-night-only exhibition of jewellery from the Willy Miller Collection this Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m.


Historic video of Nelson on YouTube

  • posted Apr 16, 2014at 5:00 PM

Some nearly-century-old video footage of Central school kids filing outside during a fire drill was recently digitized


Make suicidal history off-limits in hiring checks: B.C. Privacy Commissioner

  • posted Apr 16, 2014at 5:00 PM

Elizabeth Denham issues report criticizing use of police information checks for employment


Trafalgar parents push for new school

  • posted Apr 16, 2014at 4:00 PM

The parent advisory committee at Nelson’s Trafalgar Middle School is trying to kickstart its stalled replacement process.

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