Zombies roam Baker Street

!A New Orleans funeral jazz band led hundreds of followers in the first ever zombie walk in Nelson.  - Tamara Hynd
  • updated Oct 25, 2014 at 4:01 PM

The first-ever zombie walk was hosted by the Civic Theatre Society, with help from local makeup artists who dolled up the undead.

Participation by women down in West Kootenay/Boundary elections

  • posted Oct 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM

Fewer women are running for office in our area this year than in 2011, both in actual numbers and as a percentage of overall candidates.

TIMELINE: An interactive history of terrorist attacks and plots in Canada

  • updated Oct 25, 2014 at 4:29 PM

From the FLQ and the War Measures Act to Al-Qaeda-inspired plotters, Canada has seen terrorism before. Interactive timeline.

Chew On This challenge

  • updated Oct 24, 2014 at 1:32 PM

Twenty-two people learn how to feed themselves using local food agencies.

Biomass identified as best option for Nelson energy system

  • updated Oct 24, 2014 at 1:31 PM

A new energy system for a block of city-owned buildings in downtown Nelson is now expected to use biomass rather than geothermal heating.

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