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Joanne Siderius wins 2020 Suzy Hamilton Legacy Award

The award is presented annually to a female-identified environmental activist in the West Kootenay

Local Whitecaps players moving on to play at university

Mimi Lockhurst and Abby Jackson have graduated from the Kootenay academy

VIDEO: Nelson composer remotely records song with 14 singers

Doug Jamieson initially wrote the song for last year’s ‘Fastlane To Paradise’

Nelson Community Food Centre finds ways to connect

In light of the pandemic, the food centre is concentrating its efforts on its good food bank

Kootenay Lake school district receives mask donation

Xavier Song sent 200 masks to the district

Free Kootenay employment training program goes virtual

Kootenay Career Development Society’s RAFT program is a five-week course

COLUMN: How the Civic Theatre is paying it forward

Executive director Eleanor Stacey explains a new initiative

Taghum Hall to host May markets

The markets will run May 16, 23 and 30

West Kootenay writers nominations open for Carver Award

The annual award honours emerging talent

Books to go! Nelson Public Library launches takeout service

You can order a book for pickup at the library

Nelson’s ArtWalk 2020 to feature digital art gallery

A staple event for the local arts community will have a different feel this summer

School District 8 buses join amber light tribute

One bus driver has a very personal connection to the front lines

Applications sought for Bev LaPointe memorial scholarship

The scholarship offers $2,000 for a female student to attend trades training.

Passion projects during pandemic keep School District 8 students engaged

Crawford Bay students are coming up with unique ways to learn