Bill Metcalfe

Value of new construction in Nelson jumped in 2019

Several large multi-unit projects made the difference

VIDEO: The Library Rock(s)

Friends and fans of the Nelson library packed the Capitol Theatre Friday to celebrate 100 years

Nelson asks RDCK for clarity on recycling costs

City paid $216,217 to collect rural neighbours’ recycling in 2019, wants to see the math

Prominent Slocan Valley environmental activist dies

Marilyn Burgoon was ‘tough and determined’

Biologist and loggers disagree over Slocan Valley bear den tree

Wayne McCrory wants industry to move a planned road

Nelson loses snow-clearing appeal, new trial ordered

Taryn Marchi was injured on Baker Street in 2015 and claims negligence by the city

Kootenay man recalls living through Haiti earthquake as a teenager

Owen Spears’ book about the 2010 disaster is available on Amazon

Power restored to all Nelson Hydro customers

Wet snow on New Years Eve brought many trees and branches down on powerlines

YEAR IN REVIEW: Nelson’s most interesting people of 2019

Here are some of the most intriguing people our reporters interviewed this year

Purchase price for 40 hectares at Cottonwood Lake Land is $400,000

But Cottonwood Preservation Society still needs to raise $750,000, and here’s why

Climate change: Nelson’s mayor calls out people who have not used the EcoSave program

It’s the first thing people should do to reduce greenhouse gases, John Dooley said

RDCK to hire for new management staff positions

Several summer students will also be employed

Nelson: Goodbye blue bags, hello new garbage truck

Nelson garbage fees going up $5 in 2020

New forest industry organization formed in the Kootenays

Kootenay TSA Coalition instigated by Premier Horgan and organized by Canfor

More appeals in Lemon Creek fuel spill case

Driver and company are appealing convictions and sentences