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Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

From Vernon to the Great Wall

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Nelson cops bust couple for drugs

Cocaine and hundreds of MDMA tablets were seized recently.

UPDATE: Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide

A mudslide in Sunnybrae has sent two people to hospital with injuries.

South Nelson playground gets CBT grant

The $33,000 will help fund the $100,000 project expected to be finished this fall.

UPDATED: Johnsons Landing off evacuation alert

The alert was lifted Tuesday afternoon by the RDCK after the slide was found to be minor.

Squash Club swings into spring

The club held its annual Spring Classic tournament last weekend.

Find Your Divine speaker wants to inspire women

Barbara Stegemann appeared on Dragon’s Den and is the subject of an upcoming documentary.

Kootenay Whitecaps player to join University of Calgary

Nelson's Maya Ida has accepted a scholarship to join the University of Calgary.

Snowboarder wins silver at provincials

Finnegan Megale will now get an invite to the national snowboard cross championships.

Nelson hockey teams win two Atom banners

The Nelson Atom Leafs are champions of the West Kootenay Minor Hockey League.

KIJHL: Leafs secure 3rd place

Nelson's 5-2 win over Grand Forks means the Leafs face Castlegar in the playoffs.

KIJHL: Leafs blank Braves

The 2-0 win keeps Nelson in contention for third place.

Web map highlights local heritage

Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism's map shows off 312 points of interest that coincides with national and provincial heritage celebrations.

Off to the Masters

Nelson skip Cathy McLeod will lead her rink into the Master Women's Provincials next month.

KIJHL: Leafs snap slump

Dale Howell scored and had two assists in Nelson's 5-3 win against the Fernie Ghostriders on Saturday.

KIJHL: Leafs lose fourth straight

Nelson dropped a 5-3 result to the Columbia Valley Rockies in Invermere on Friday night.

CBT announces $450,000 for Avalanche Canada over three years

The Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) announced Friday that it will fund Avalanche Canada with $450,000 over three years.

Snow is burying the Star

Tomorrow's issue of the Nelson Star may take extra time finding its way to your home.

Balancing act: Gymnasts perform at Glacier

The Glacier Judge's Cup included 167 athletes from four West Kootenay clubs.