Nelson Star Staff

The Nelson Police Department says a man was arrested and will be charged following a non-life-threatening stabbing at the Chahko-Mika Mall on Dec. 12. File photo

Man in hospital after stabbing at Nelson mall

The suspect is in custody and is awaiting charges

The Nelson Police Department says a man was arrested and will be charged following a non-life-threatening stabbing at the Chahko-Mika Mall on Dec. 12. File photo
Kate Armstrong is seen here with a copy of The Stone Frigate at her home near Nelson. Photo: Tyler Harper

VIDEO: Nelson author wins history award for debut memoir

Kate Armstrong has been recognized by the Ontario Historical Society

Kate Armstrong is seen here with a copy of The Stone Frigate at her home near Nelson. Photo: Tyler Harper
Police are searching for the driver of a red Mini Cooper who was travelling erratically near Nelson. Photo: Submitted

Police searching for driver of Mini Cooper after chase near Nelson

The driver was reported as travelling erratically

Police are searching for the driver of a red Mini Cooper who was travelling erratically near Nelson. Photo: Submitted
Bill Metcalfe and Tyler Harper: intrepid reporters who still manage to look good on a Zoom call.

VIDEO: Wednesday Roundup

Bill and Tyler chat about composting, woodworking and a controversial cell tower

Bill Metcalfe and Tyler Harper: intrepid reporters who still manage to look good on a Zoom call.
Police are looking for help identifying this person. Photo: Submitted

Nelson police investigating robbery at Positive Apparel

Suspect stole jewelry and a safe

Police are looking for help identifying this person. Photo: Submitted
Pitchfork Eatery’s staff pose with its two Burger Month trophies. L-R: Tao Measures, Michael Hall, head chef Josh Mateschitz, Prabh Gill, John Rutherford, Ben Handly. Photo: Laura Gellatly

Pitchfork Eatery, Kurama Sushi voted Burger Month winners

Pitchfork won two awards while Kurama won Most Original

Pitchfork Eatery’s staff pose with its two Burger Month trophies. L-R: Tao Measures, Michael Hall, head chef Josh Mateschitz, Prabh Gill, John Rutherford, Ben Handly. Photo: Laura Gellatly
Bill Metcalfe and Tyler Harper of the Nelson Star.

VIDEO: Wednesday Roundup

The Nelson Star’s Bill Metcalfe and Tyler Harper convene for a weekly news chat

Bill Metcalfe and Tyler Harper of the Nelson Star.
Group fitness classes are on hold at the Nelson and District Community Complex. File photo

Group fitness classes cancelled at Nelson, Salmo rec centres

Parking enforcement is also coming to the Nelson and District Community Complex

Group fitness classes are on hold at the Nelson and District Community Complex. File photo
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Matthew Byrne scores 3 as Nelson Leafs hammer Grand Forks

Byrne already has 11 points through three games

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The Nelson Police Department says a pedestrian was hit at a crosswalk Wednesday evening. File photo

Nelson Police: Pedestrian hit by vehicle at crosswalk

The vehicle was not going fast and the victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries

The Nelson Police Department says a pedestrian was hit at a crosswalk Wednesday evening. File photo
Eva McKimm is leaving the Capitol Theatre after working 15 years in its box office. Photo: Shanna Wilson

‘What else do I want to get up to?’: Eva McKimm retires from Capitol Theatre

McKimm has worked at the theatre’s box office for 15 years

Eva McKimm is leaving the Capitol Theatre after working 15 years in its box office. Photo: Shanna Wilson
Two Nelson RCMP officers are facing an Independent Investigations Office review of an arrest Wednesday. File photo

Two Nelson RCMP officers under investigation for man’s injury during arrest

The officers were responding to a call about an intoxicated man

Two Nelson RCMP officers are facing an Independent Investigations Office review of an arrest Wednesday. File photo
Marathon of Hope runner Terry Fox is shown in a 1981 picture. Photo: The Canadian Press

Nelson’s Terry Fox Run raises over $9,000 despite pandemic

The run was held in September with participants encouraged to go solo

Marathon of Hope runner Terry Fox is shown in a 1981 picture. Photo: The Canadian Press
People protesting COVID-19 health measures marched in downtown Nelson on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Robertson

Demonstration against COVID-19 health measures held in Nelson

Choose Freedom marched Saturday on Baker Street

People protesting COVID-19 health measures marched in downtown Nelson on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Robertson
Nelson Leafs.

Nelson Leafs open season with pair of wins

Nelson defeated Castlegar and Osoyoos

Nelson Leafs.
Salmo’s Legion says a member who attended its Remembrance Day ceremony has COVID-19. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Salmo Legion says member who attended Remembrance Day ceremony has COVID-19

It’s the 10th known case in Salmo this week

Salmo’s Legion says a member who attended its Remembrance Day ceremony has COVID-19. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Police have put out a new bulletin today about the disappearance of Cory Westcott. Photo submitted

Police still searching for Cory Westcott of Nelson

The 34-year-old man has been missing since Sept. 1

Police have put out a new bulletin today about the disappearance of Cory Westcott. Photo submitted
Nelson’s shelter is in need of winter clothing and supplies. File photo.

Nelson homeless shelter seeks winter clothing

Stepping Stones is asking for donations

Nelson’s shelter is in need of winter clothing and supplies. File photo.
COVID-19. Image: CDC

COVID-19 case confirmed in Salmo

An employee of Salmo Community Services tested positive

COVID-19. Image: CDC
The fire department reports $1,000 damage and no injuries. File photo

House fire extinguished in Fairview

The suspected cause is improperly discarded smoking material

The fire department reports $1,000 damage and no injuries. File photo