Nelson Star Staff

UPDATE: Missing Lardeau man not found, underwater search called off

Thomas Schreiber was last seen on Sept. 15

Michelle Mungall not seeking re-election

MLA for Nelson-Creston says wants to spend more time with her family

PHOTOS: Kootenay Pride gets sudsy with car wash fundraiser

The event was one of several held during Pride Week

Missing person: police seeking Corey Westcott

Westcott was last seen Sept. 1

Selous Creek fire near Nelson extinguished

The .5 hectare fire was reported on Tuesday

One positive COVID-19 test in Kaslo

The staff member is doing well and other staff have tested negative

Portion of Rail Trail to close until Sept. 18

Construction on the Hoover Street right-of-way has forced the closure

Print edition of Nelson Star delayed

A fire near the printing press has pushed back the Sept. 3 edition

Hugs and Slugs: Tennis, huckleberries and graffiti

It’s a slugs-dominated week

Complaint of ‘lewd act’ at Redsands leads to arrest

Man faces two counts of indecency

Elevated bacteria levels in Kootenay Lake at Lakeside Park

The city has issued a swimming advisory, but the beach remains open

First water restrictions of summer take effect in Nelson

The Level 1 restrictions apply to watering private property

Charges pending after Salmo drug bust

A 39-year-old woman was arrested last week

Decorative globe blamed for starting Nelson fire

A fire that damaged the deck, railing, and siding of a home was mostly out when firefighters arrived

Fire destroys building in Bonnington

Four departments responded to the Saturday blaze

Three face charges in Nelson fentanyl busts

Two men and a woman were arrested in two separate incidents

Pamela Allain, Laura Gellatly join the Nelson Star

Allain oversees Black Press’s West Kootenay papers, while Gellatly is the Star’s new publisher

RDCK: spring flooding financial relief available

The provincial funds are for those affected by flooding in May and early June

Kootenay communities to receive emergency preparation funding

The provincial grant package includes more than 100 local governments