Seven Kootenay bands, one concert

Nelson Community Band preparing for June 4 concert at Lakeside Park

Nelson teens start Youth Fund Leukemia

Nelson teenagers Avie Waterfall and Marisa Price spearheading awareness campaign

PHOTOS: Garden Fest sprouts out of Baker Street

Downtown was overgrown with green thumbs

L.V. Rogers bands wow in Whistler

L.V. Rogers musicians take home awards for musical prowess

Cowboy Jim’s long ride

The former Calgary Stampede competitor has tales to tell and bottles to find

Cadets recognized for hard work

The Hampton Gray V.C. annual ceremonial review was held Saturday

Wildflower's Bee Song


Kootenay Goon goes ziplining


Calling all muralists!


Easter Egg Hunt


Nelson remembers Ryan Tapp

Spiritbar memorial will be held on May 27, music bursary announced

PHOTOS: To Izu-shi and back

A look at the Nelson delegation’s trip to Izu-shi, Japan

  • May 7th, 2017

Nelson Alzheimer’s Walk coming to Lakeside

Annual event will help isolated seniors find community

West Kootenay faith groups commit to 100 per cent renewable energy

“The obvious starting point is to make our buildings as energy-efficient as possible.”

  • May 2nd, 2017

Black Press papers shine at Ma Murrays

Papers from all around B.C. took home awards in almost every single category

Banished from our homes: Family moved to Slocan internment camp, 1947, by George Doi

This year is the 75th anniversary of the Japanese internment in B.C.

  • Apr 28th, 2017

B.C. SPCA fundraising lottery deadline approaching

Fundraiser helps raise money for B.C. SPCA animals and programs

  • Apr 25th, 2017

VIDEO: Rosemont Elementary seeks muralist

Principal Tim Mushumanski is looking for artist partner in the community

Summit Chair coming to Touchstones

Whitewater Ski Resort donated two chairs from retired lift

Are you the next Miss BC, Miss Teen BC or Mrs. BC?

Applications are now being accepted - find out more info here.

Black Press papers take home 53 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards

Newspapers received awards in sports, news and feature writing and photography

Nelson mural honours JP Auclair

Kootenay artist Bryn Stevenson created avian mural for Gordon Road

Carol Reynolds: Living with dementia (with video)

Local artist donates painting for May 7 Alzheimer walk

PLACE NAMES: Sheep Creek

Two noteworthy Sheep Creeks exist in West Kootenay.