Bill Metcalfe

Do Nelson’s short-term rentals reduce the supply of long-term rentals?

The question is complex because no one knows how many would otherwise rent long term

Nelson council protests proposed Greyhound service cut

The city has written a letter to the B.C. Passenger Transportation Board

Nelson monitors, enforces short term rental rules

There are currently 54 known short term rental properties in Nelson

Future of Lemon Creek trial uncertain

Judge will make a crucial decision about timing and procedure by Oct. 30

Nelson locals weigh in on NDP’s new housing dollars

Budget allocates $500 million for homeless and low income rentals

Report: Proposed Castlegar airport upgrade could increase reliability

New system would require a different kind of plane than Air Canada currently flies to Castlegar

Harrop Creek fire 10 per cent contained, not growing

The fire covers approximately 3,117 hectares

Nelson court hears appeal in Sinixt hunting case

The crown is appealing Richard Desautel’s not guilty verdict

FireSmart assessment an eye-opener for Nelson homeowner

Landscaping should be ‘clean, lean, and green’

City paid part of convicted cop’s legal fees

Recent agreement with Drew Turner is confidential

Nelson in August 1967: Duncan dam opens and 324 wildfires burn

Greg Scott brings us excerpts from the archives of the Nelson Daily News

Grassfire on CPR lands extinguished

Nelson Fire and Rescue believe the fire was human caused.

Court imposes peace bond in Sinixt property dispute

Sinixt elder Marilyn James was charged with mischief and being unlawfully in a dwelling place

West Kootenay wildfires calm down

Cooler temperatures have allowed crews to gain control

Nelson’s Hall St. project completion delayed to 2018

The upgraded storm sewer system will prevent flooding at the intersection of Hall and Front Streets

Evacuating Shambhala would be easier than a regular community, director says

The instant town will have about 15,000 residents next weekend

Reducing fire danger in West Arm Park

Nelson’s water supply originates in the park and is vulnerable to fire

Rain slows Nelson area wildfires

The Harrop Creek fire received 10 to 15 mm of rain over the weekend

Shambhala Music Festival cancels Sunday night lineup

More than 17,000 festival goers have been at the music festival since Friday.

Lightning starts two fires northeast of Nelson

Air tankers are working both fires Saturday evening