Bill Metcalfe

Nelson city council to update banner policy

Council will revisit the wording of the policy at its December meeting

Nelson Landing development for sale

There has been no activity on the site since 2016

Nelson: an age-friendly community?

Nelson plans to build accessibility for seniors into all planning documents

Kootenay Literary Competition returns

The deadline for submissions from writers across the Kootenays is December 31

Lemon Creek charges stayed against fuel company

The trial will continue against two other defendants

West Arm Park wildfire prevention plans move forward

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

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

Nelson council protests proposed Greyhound service cut

The city has written a letter to the B.C. Passenger Transportation Board

Nelson monitors, enforces short term rental rules

There are currently 54 known short term rental properties in Nelson

Future of Lemon Creek trial uncertain

Judge will make a crucial decision about timing and procedure by Oct. 30

Report: Proposed Castlegar airport upgrade could increase reliability

New system would require a different kind of plane than Air Canada currently flies to Castlegar

Nelson locals weigh in on NDP’s new housing dollars

Budget allocates $500 million for homeless and low income rentals

Harrop Creek fire 10 per cent contained, not growing

The fire covers approximately 3,117 hectares

Nelson court hears appeal in Sinixt hunting case

The crown is appealing Richard Desautel’s not guilty verdict

FireSmart assessment an eye-opener for Nelson homeowner

Landscaping should be ‘clean, lean, and green’

City paid part of convicted cop’s legal fees

Recent agreement with Drew Turner is confidential

Grassfire on CPR lands extinguished

Nelson Fire and Rescue believe the fire was human caused.

Nelson in August 1967: Duncan dam opens and 324 wildfires burn

Greg Scott brings us excerpts from the archives of the Nelson Daily News

Court imposes peace bond in Sinixt property dispute

Sinixt elder Marilyn James was charged with mischief and being unlawfully in a dwelling place

West Kootenay wildfires calm down

Cooler temperatures have allowed crews to gain control