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West Arm Park wildfire prevention plans move forward

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

Former Surrey MP Gurmant Grewal running for BC Liberal leadership

Grewal says he’s running on an ‘experienced, successful’ track record

  • Oct 26th, 2017

RDCK assures public its arenas are safe

In response to Fernie disaster, community complex will be re-inspected

'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

          Greyhound: rider numbers dropping in Nelson

          Stats provided by the company show a decline over the last four years

          Beetle infestation found near Nelson watershed

          The Douglas fir bark beetle has taken over about 90 hectares on the city outskirts

          VIDEO: Wildlife centre reminds people to be bear aware

          Bear cubs admitted to centre after mothers put down

          Big White opposed to BC Family Day switch

          Date change would negatively impact B.C. tourism, consumers, says Kelowna area resort

          Rally held for B.C. youth aging out of foster care

          Nearly 100 people showed up to provide support to those who have aged out of provincial foster care in the province.

          ICBC says 25 per cent more traffic crashes happen on Halloween

          It works out to 330 people injured in 920 crashes across the province.

          Selkirk College faces housing crunch

          Nelson campus aims to add 50 new units for students

          Nelson considers laneway housing

          Staff are working with Small Housing B.C. on guidelines for pre-approved designs

          CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

          Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

          • Oct 19th, 2017

          Surveying West Kootenay food banks and shelters

          Here’s what each community in the region offers

          Dara Sutton knows how to solve homelessness

          Sutton was in town Wednesday to speak about Medicine Hat’s success

          Sinixt protest plans for new reserve at Fauquier

          The Westbank First Nation chief met with residents of Fauquier on Oct. 4

          Do Nelson’s short-term rentals reduce the supply of long-term rentals?

          The question is complex because no one knows how many would otherwise rent long term

          Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

          Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

          Kimberley man pays it back to home town

          Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

          Man charged in Ted Allen’s robbery

          Anthony Creed Cortez has a Nov. 14 court date in Nelson