Editorial

Nelson family dispute turns into rage

Police responded to a collision Saturday in which a vehicle drove off the roadway and then collided with a bridge guardrail.

The perfect approach to Nelson’s downtown

It requires patience and an open mind, but consultation and discussion most often results in workable solutions.

Police chase Nelson man on foot

A 45-year-old Nelson man was arrested early Thursday morning following a pursuit on foot.

Weekend of the puny pucksters

Hockey at the grassroots arrives to Nelson this weekend

Nelson man to face charges following limousine accident

RCMP are recommending charges a 26-year-old Nelson man after he assaulted the driver of a limousine causing a collision on Columbia Avenue.

The real cost of change

It’s typical senior government, top-down decision making and it might end up costing local taxpayers big time.

Loving the flow of letters

In the last few editions of the Nelson Star, you may have noticed an increase in the number of letters to the editor.

Crossing the line

It may be a 40 minute drive away, but Nelson is a border town.

Barking at the back door

For such loyal companions, man’s best friends have certainly caused their share of controversy in this community.

A tragic reminder

It’s a tragedy that makes us realize just how delicate the human body is and how quickly lives can change.

Leaving strong impressions

First impressions are so important when it comes to those who visit our community.

A partnership in Nelson shopping

This is certainly not the first time you are going to read a shop local editorial in this newspaper and it won’t be the last.

We are the 33.3 per cent

The voter turnout in Nelson Saturday tells you everything you need to know about the 2011 municipal election: 33.3 per cent.

No cause for complaint

Canadians are great complainers. The weather’s too hot, the weather’s too cold. The dollar’s too high, the dollar’s too low.

Time to end the occupation

A new chapter in the Occupy Nelson camp is about to be written, but it’s still unclear what tone it will take.

Our links to the past

On Friday our community will gather at the cenotaph for the annual Remembrance Day ceremony.

The forums are for you

Our democracy isn’t perfect. It’s delivered with flaws, but when you look around the world there seems to be no ideal.

Left off the funding map

It’s always disappointing to be on the outside looking in when it comes to good news announcements by the provincial government.

Our economic personality

In Wednesday’s paper, the Star celebrated small business by putting together a special section that highlights 48 local businesses.

Improper compensation

Rural British Columbia has once again suffered a blow from the Lower Mainland-centric, top down decision making machine.