Blue Painting beautifying Baker Street

Local company Blue Painting is covering downtown graffiti gratis

B.C. political legend Grace McCarthy dies

Remembered for rebuilding Social Credit, launching SkyTrain

Golf carts taking to Chase’s streets

The Village of Chase a guinea pig for a new provincial plan

Langford man pleads guilty in death of West Shore RCMP officer

Kenneth Jacob Fenton pleads guilty to two counts in the death of Const. Sarah Beckett in April 2016.

Top court to hear federal government’s appeal on residential school records

A lower court judge ruled to destroy the stories after 15 years unless consent is given to preserve

City issues boil water notice

Residents should bring all drinking water to a rolling boil for at least one minute.

  • May 25th, 2017
Fight Night 3


Ymir water worries


Election night in Nelson-Creston


A fiery Nelson afternoon with Dr. David Suzuki


ELECTION 2017: B.C. will have first minority government in 64 years

Negotiations between parties may determine if B.C. Liberals can continue

UPDATED: Power still out on Johnstone Rd. to Six Mile

A windstorm blew trees onto power lines overnight.

  • May 24th, 2017

New speech technology unveiled in Nelson schools

SD8 speech pathologists showcase work during Speech and Hearing Month

B.C. hospital system has been operating over capacity for five years

Statistics obtained by The News show system has been operating over 100% capacity since 2012

Flooding likely in Nelson, city warns

Kootenay Lake could reach 2012 levels.

  • May 24th, 2017

NDP extends lead as vote tally continues in Courtenay-Comox

Ronna-Rae Leonard builds lead to 148 votes with 500 more to go

VIDEO: Online ‘sextortion’ cases involving teen boys spiking: experts

A new website offers confidential online help and information for boys, educators and parents

RDCK votes to oppose Ymir logging

Opposition growing for Quartz Creek project

Nelson rampage results in smashed cars, broken windows

Police have a culprit in custody following late-night vandalism spree

BCEHS reminds parents of window safety

Emergency officials release these tips to make windows safe through the summer

  • May 23rd, 2017

UPDATE: 22 killed at Ariana Grande concert

Witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near the arena’s bars at about 10:35 p.m.

Sexual assault policies take effect on B.C. campuses

Universities and colleges were required to implement a stand-alone policy by May 18

Train ride into the unknown — a child’s life in the Slocan internment camp

Part two of George Doi’s account of his family’s forced move from Vancouver Island

  • May 21st, 2017

Six people in B.C. infected with E. coli linked to flour

BC Centre for Disease Control is warning British Columbians to throw away bad flour