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Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.

Meteorite fragments found near Crawford Bay

The pieces came from the fireball that exploded over Kootenay Lake in September

VIDEO: Camera records brazen daylight theft of parcel

Langley family releases surveillance footage to alert others

'She is a tough cookie,' says husband of found Coquitlam dog walker
    Packaging that won't 'entice' youth among feds' marijuana proposals
      Indigenous grandmother tells the story of raising her grandchildren while poor
        TransLink mulls distance-based fares, low-income discounts

          Nelson honours veterans on Remembrance Day

          About 200 people gathered at Nelson’s cenotaph on Saturday to pay their respects to Canada’s veterans

          • Nov 11th, 2017

          Constitutional challenge in polygamy case delayed

          Legal process for fundamentalist Mormon leader found guilty of polygamy grinds to a halt.

          Witness in Victoria court case admits to previous killings

          The man was a paid agent of the RCMP, who say they had no evidence to back up the confessions

          Nelson: an age-friendly community?

          Nelson plans to build accessibility for seniors into all planning documents

          Kerr Apartments site for sale

          The vacant lot is going for $1.2 million

          Jumbo resort consultants willing to work with Ktunaxa

          Despite court ruling, project in standstill as proponents deal with government oversight

          Team B.C. undefeated at U18 women’s hockey nationals

          Okanagan players contributing to team’s success against the country’s best hockey players

          BREAKING: Supreme Court of Canada dismisses Ktunaxa Jumbo resort appeal

          Ktunaxa argued the area around a proposed ski resort carries significant spiritual meaning

          Their stories: sexual assault on Nelson campuses

          Two former Nelson students share their stories following the #MeToo campaign

          • Nov 1st, 2017

          Kelowna man convicted of fraud for scamming former Google executive

          “If it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.”

          Fraud hits Nelson businesses

          Police say a male suspect used stolen credit cards to steal over $10,000

          Vehicle access being restricted in burned over areas in Kootenays

          Hunting regulation changes in response to wildfires in the Kootenay Region

          Lemon Creek charges stayed against fuel company

          The trial will continue against two other defendants

          Supreme Court to rule on Ktunaxa Qat’muk appeal

          Ktunaxa argue religious freedom was violated when ski resort plan was approved near Invermere.

          Street Outreach requests city funding

          The team asked for $10,000 from council for its second year of operations

          Census: 47% of Nelson renters paying more than they should

          The latest release includes immigration, homes and Indigenous stats

          West Arm Park wildfire prevention plans move forward

          West Arm Park is the source of Nelson’s drinking water.