Champions of literacy

!Kay Stewart (holding the trophy) is the winner of the 2014 Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy’s Community Literacy Award. She was recognized at a ceremony on Monday night. It was presented to her by (from left to right) Joan Exley, literacy outreach coordinator for CBAL, Joanne Harris, teen/literacy services coordinator for the Nelson Public Library and Karen Bennett, publisher of the Nelson Star. - Kevin Mills Photo
  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

Kay Stewart is the 2014 winner of the CBAL Community Literacy Award.

Donations to Salvation Army only at 50 per cent

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 3:00 PM

There are just a few days remaining in the Nelson Salvation Army’s annual Christmas Cheer Campaign and Major Robin Borrows has concerns.

Reindeer spotted at Hume Elementary

  • posted Dec 18, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Hume Elementary School’s Christmas concert was held on Thursday morning.

Santa Claus visits NDCC

  • updated Dec 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM

The Nelson Leafs, along with many Nelson residents, flocked to the recreation centre to spend time with Santa Claus.

Locks cut for Clubhouse friend

  • posted Dec 13, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Nelson Friendship Outreach Clubhouse member James Hughes cut off his decade long dreadlocks as a fundraiser for Al Williamson.

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