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Work at Nelson's Civic Theatre could begin following a vote at council Monday night.

Nelson council to take first steps with Civic Theatre Society

Nelson city council is scheduled to vote on a letter of intent in favour of the Nelson Civic Theatre Society's proposal.

Work at Nelson's Civic Theatre could begin following a vote at council Monday night.
Beer nerd and editor of {vurb} Megan Cole shares her love for beer after a visit to Nelson Brewing Company.

Embracing nerdism

From comic books to beer, {vurb} editor Megan Cole embraces her nerdism.

Beer nerd and editor of {vurb} Megan Cole shares her love for beer after a visit to Nelson Brewing Company.
Nelson Brewing Company’s Chad Hansen and Mike Kelly stand by the new bottling machine at the Latimer Street brewery

Nelson Brewing Company pushes in new directions

After 21 years, the Nelson Brewing Company has started a new chapter.

Nelson Brewing Company’s Chad Hansen and Mike Kelly stand by the new bottling machine at the Latimer Street brewery
Juno award winner Dan Mangan will be taking the stage next week at Nelson's The Royal with Rural Alberta Advantage and The Abrams Brothers.

Juno award winner Dan Mangan heads to Nelson

From Vancouver coffee shops to headlining the Orpheum, Juno award winner Dan Mangan prepares for the Nelson stage.

Juno award winner Dan Mangan will be taking the stage next week at Nelson's The Royal with Rural Alberta Advantage and The Abrams Brothers.
The smaller Vicinity buses that BC Transit has in its fleet.

New smaller buses to join Nelson Transit fleet

New buses will be on Nelson streets in the spring, but residents shouldn’t expect more extra large BC Transit buses.

The smaller Vicinity buses that BC Transit has in its fleet.
Aaron Nelson (above) shares the stage with Josh Murray who both play Jesus Christ in the upcoming production of Jesus Christ Superstar.

A look at the Nelson talent behind Jesus Christ Superstar

A look at the two Nelson actors who portray Christ in the upcoming production of Jesus Christ Superstar.

Aaron Nelson (above) shares the stage with Josh Murray who both play Jesus Christ in the upcoming production of Jesus Christ Superstar.
Calgary-based Smalltown DJs return to Nelson

Smalltown DJs call Nelson one of their favourite places in the world to play

Smalltown DJs have played Salmo's Shambhala Music Festival and are now returning to Nelson's Spiritbar.

Calgary-based Smalltown DJs return to Nelson
October 30

Nelson city council’s opening act

Nelson city council began last Monday’s committee of the whole meeting musically with a performance by guitarist Angello Sammartino.

October 30
Nelson city councillor Deb Kozak (right) was part of the discussion last week when community leaders and interested residents gathered to discuss the city's Sustainable Waterfront and Downtown Master Plan.

Planning of Nelson’s downtown ramps up

The City of Nelson hosted an open house last week about the City’s Sustainable Waterfront and Downtown Master Plan.

Nelson city councillor Deb Kozak (right) was part of the discussion last week when community leaders and interested residents gathered to discuss the city's Sustainable Waterfront and Downtown Master Plan.
The cast (seen above) and crew of the LVR major motion film The Change Agents prepare for their premiere on Thursday.

The Change Agents ready for Nelson premiere

After two years of work, the cast and crew of the Nelson production The Change Agents is preparing to debut the film.

The cast (seen above) and crew of the LVR major motion film The Change Agents prepare for their premiere on Thursday.
Nelson band Kashoo celebrates their new album and signing to a Philadelphia record label.

Nelson’s Kashoo signs to a Philadelphia record label

After four years of playing local stages and regional festivals, Nelson band Kashoo has signed to Philadelphia-based record label Ropeadope.

Nelson band Kashoo celebrates their new album and signing to a Philadelphia record label.
The Colours of Nelson project which began in May could be the poster child for a larger street art movement.

Nelson artist pitches more street art projects

Following the success of the Colours of Nelson project, a local artist pitched more ideas for public art in the community.

The Colours of Nelson project which began in May could be the poster child for a larger street art movement.
Councillor Donna Macdonald said the Nelson city council didn't fully understand the ramification of their decision.

Nelson churches cry foul over tax charge

Nelson city council revised its decision on the permissive tax exemption for local churches after presentations at Monday's meeting.

Councillor Donna Macdonald said the Nelson city council didn't fully understand the ramification of their decision.
October 25

Halloween warm-up at the Nelson Library

Goblins, zombies, vampires and their prey were in attendance at this month’s special Nelson Public Library Wild and Wacky Wednesday

October 25
Montreal's Plants and Animals returns to play Nelson's Spiritbar.

Plants and Animals return to Nelson

Plants and Animals bring their latest album The End of That to Nelson as they play Spiritbar on November 2.

Montreal's Plants and Animals returns to play Nelson's Spiritbar.
Nelson residents showed their opposition to the proposed Enbridge pipeline and the introduction of tanker traffic to BC's north coast.

Nelson residents protest Enbridge pipeline

Nelson residents gathered on the grounds of City Hall this afternoon to protest the Enbridge Pipeline and the presence of tankers.

Nelson residents showed their opposition to the proposed Enbridge pipeline and the introduction of tanker traffic to BC's north coast.
Nelson city council is thinking about handling its Columbia Basin Trust grants in a different manner.

Nelson city council clarifies grant criteria

Community organizations will be asked to consider the City’s planning policies when applying for next year’s Columbia Basin Trust grants.

Nelson city council is thinking about handling its Columbia Basin Trust grants in a different manner.
Nelson Civic Theatre Society vice president Roger Ley presents the groups proposal to re-open the Civic Theatre.

City council hears pitch from Nelson Civic Theatre Society

The Nelson Civic Theatre Society presented their plan for the re-opening of the theatre at Monday's city council meeting.

Nelson Civic Theatre Society vice president Roger Ley presents the groups proposal to re-open the Civic Theatre.
Churches in Nelson will have to pay some property taxes in the coming year.

Nelson council votes on tax exemptions

Kalein Hospice is in and local churches are out after council passed the first three readings of the permissive tax exemption bylaw

Churches in Nelson will have to pay some property taxes in the coming year.
Royal Wood returns to Nelson to debut his newest album.

Royal Wood returns to Nelson’s The Royal

Royal Wood plays The Royal in Nelson next week as he debuts his newest album We Were Born to Glory.

Royal Wood returns to Nelson to debut his newest album.