Nelson shelter in need of tents, tarps

Stepping Stones is asking for donations to help people it has to turn away

Nelson’s Friendship Gate takes shape

The Izu-shi Friendship Society is creating a new entrance to the garden in Cottonwood Falls Park

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

Calming the chaos with music

A father-son duo are bringing smiles in a tense time to evacuees in Prince George

Finding the silver lining in an evacuation

The recent evacuations from 150 Mile House, have connected Norma Sure to her daughter and nephew

Horse Council BC activates fund to help with animals displaced by B.C. wildfires

Funds collected will be used to provide resources such as hay, supplies, and gas.

  • Jul 14th, 2017
Nelson sings O Canada


Canada Day dancing!


Five years of 4x4s


Drumming their way to world-record fame for Canada 150


Tekoa Predika’s tintype time machine

Rainika Photographik uses historic technology to create unique portraits

Nelson in July 1917: water restrictions and Soldiers of the Soil

Historian Greg Scott brings us excerpts from the Nelson Daily News in July, 1917

  • Jul 14th, 2017

COLUMN: Burning questions

Anne DeGrace on wildfires in fiction and non-fiction

  • Jul 15th, 2017

Welcome to John Mckinnon’s sculpture forest

Artist hopes to host sculpture symposium in Nelson

Skunk stats (and how to unstink your dog)

WildSafe BC’s Dave White talks skunks

  • Jul 9th, 2017

Salmo man in need of kidney donor

The family of Dallas Tetz is hoping someone will step forward

Barnyard Besties: Farm animal sanctuary opens

The Cici Life Farm Sanctuary takes in abused and neglected farm animals

VIDEO: Langley woman finds nest of bunnies in her backyard

Rebecca McKenzie is asking people to check their lawns before mowing the grass

Nelson brain tumour survivor gives back

Paige Purcell was the first child to use the Kootenay Lake Hospital CAT scan

Dance like you’re 150

Canada Day celebrations are on all day at Lakeside Park

Festival Tales: From both sides now

Anne DeGrace on creativity at the Elephant Mountain Literary Festival.

  • Jul 1st, 2017

Show us your best Canadian vacation

For Canada’s 150th birthday, Black Press wants to see photos of your favourite homeland vacations

  • Jun 30th, 2017