Andrew Woodward

COLUMN: Solar energy and water conservation: ties that bind

City councillor Janice Morrison on solar in Nelson and drought in California.

Preparing for the fall season in Nelson

August is already halfway through and the coming sports season is getting closer each day.

Game On: Time to register for fall sports

Local facilities/leagues are starting to gear up for the coming sport season.

Red with celebration at Kokanee Creek

The yearly return of the Kokanee salmon is in full swing at the Kokanee Creek Provincial Park

Survey finds Nelson facilities well-used

A phone survey has been completed that forms the first phase in the Greater Nelson Parks and Recreation Master Plan.

Nelson singer competing in PNE’s Star Showdown

Nelson’s Dylann McPherson willsing in the semi-finals of the PNE’s Star Showdown.

Kootenay film sector gets a boost

Kootenay Columbia Film Region will receive $30,000 this year.

Partners planning for Kootenay Lake

The Kootenay Lake Partnership recently launched their new website, providing residents with information on proper lakeshore practices.

Nelson Rhythm Ropers wrap up season on a high note

The Nelson Rhythm Ropers recently returned from a dominating performance at an international competition in Washington, DC.

Nelson scientists help solve the God particle puzzle

A Nelson specialist firm contributed to efforts in Switzerland that recently resulted in the discovery of the Higgs Boson

Heavy rains swamp gymnastics club facility in Nelson

Last Tuesday’s deluge caused major damage to Nelson’s Glacier Gymnastic Club.

Storm clean-up continues in Nelson region

The Nelson area has faced a wave of storms and heavy rain, causing power outages and flooding.

London calling past Neptune

Sarah Mehain is off to the Summer Paralympics games next month in London.

Keep the Beat music festival returns in Nelson

Keep the Beat is a free 10-hour music event raising money for War Child Canada.

Frisbee competition debuts in Nelson

Nelson Ultimate Frisbee Association will be hosting their first tournament in eight years this weekend

Nelson Eagle soars to hall of fame

Norman Nance honoured with the BC Provincial Fraternal Order of Eagles Hall of Fame.

Nelson Youth centre shows the love on new tees

Nelson and District Youth Centre is selling t-shirts made at the NDYC.

The Change Agents ready for the big screen

Earlier this month the first screening of the community project was shown to cast and crew.

Gritty play not enough for Nelson U18 Selects boys side in Aldergrove

The U18 Nelson Selects fought hard in their Provincial B Cup games

Nelson Selects in search of provincial medals

The Nelson Selects will have a strong showing at the Provincial B soccer tournament