Editorial

EDITORIAL: Pot bylaw makes sense

Star editor Colin McGarrigle weighs in on the Nelson pot dispensary bylaw.

RCMP’s annual Cops For Kids Ride set to push off Friday

The 10-day ride will pass through 18 communities in the southern B.C. Interior, raising money for sick kids.

Body recovered in Halfway River, Nakusp, BC

Body of 19 year-old missing man found near Nakusp BC

EDITORIAL: Disgraced cop must go

Cst. Drew Turner is a disgrace to the Nelson Police Department and should be fired forthwith.

EDITORIAL: A conundrum over the co-op

It gives us no pleasure to report today on the internal problems of the Kootenay Co-op board.

EDITORIAL: Welcome, Shambhala festival-goers

The annual Shambahla Music Festival is upon us this weekend. The Star has been on record for several years as an unabashed supporter.

EDITORIAL: Compensate all Johnsons Landing owners

How much are Johnsons Landing property owners supposed to take?

An outlet of opportunity in Nelson

Nelson’s downtown backalleys are filled with garbage and grit.

Applauding the Savoy save

There is new life at the Savoy Bowling Alley and we couldn’t more pleased to see the action return.

The sounds of September in Nelson

Early September just wouldn’t be the same with out the roar of engines echoing through Nelson’s streets

Taking one for the team

It’s an exciting week in Nelson area schools. Students are settling in with new teachers

Stay safe this long weekend

It’s been a tremendous summer in the Kootenays. Fantastic weather has complimented our spectacular mountain surroundings.

Tories win map redrawing in Southern Interior

Local MP Alex Atamanenko is disappointed with the outcome of the federal electoral district redistribution and he should be.

Covering up a terrible scar in Nelson

The west end of Baker Street is finally going to get a much needed addition to help remove a prominent scar.

Legacy of the Cold War

If you’re a child of the ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s or ‘80s, reading this story will likely bring back some rather unpleasant memories.

A disaster’s emotional toll

A week after a major jet fuel spill into Lemon Creek, everyone is still talking.

Learning from disaster

Friday’s jet fuel spill into Lemon Creek is an unfortunate accident that may have a long lasting impact on the Slocan Valley

Nelson gets caught up in the Trudeau cult

It was a political frenzy that seemed more fitting for a zealous small town crowd somewhere in the United States.

Bravo to our all-wheel park

A group of excited folks gathered at Art Gibbon Park Wednesday, gazing at the grassy field that will soon house Nelson’s outdoor skatepark.

An honest reflection of Nelson

This is no ordinary place and those who live here are certainly no ordinary people.