Megan Cole

The Nelson Civic Theatre Society will present their finished proposal to city council on Monday.

Nelson Civic Theatre society wraps up proposal

The proposal for the renovation and reopening of the theatre has been submitted to the City.

The Nelson Civic Theatre Society will present their finished proposal to city council on Monday.
The Nelson Greyhound stop is in for some changes.

Greyhound looks at route cuts in Nelson

The Nelson Greyhound route has been slated as one of 16 across BC facing reductions in service.

The Nelson Greyhound stop is in for some changes.
A recent Ipsos Reid poll shows residents are reasonably satisfied with the job politicians and staff at City Hall are doing.

Ipsos Reid poll shows City of Nelson doing its job

Social issues along with quality life and communications were topics addressed by a recent Ipsos Reid survey of Nelson residents.

A recent Ipsos Reid poll shows residents are reasonably satisfied with the job politicians and staff at City Hall are doing.
October 16

Nelson realtor sheared

Laurie Schneider — agent at Fair Realty — wasn’t promoting a new hair style as he invited the Nelson Star to photograph his hair cut

October 16
October 16

Nelson Police Association helps fight hunger

The Nelson Police Association gathered together to donate canned goods along with a gift card for perishable items to Nelson CARES society.

October 16
When Nelson city councillor Donna Macdonald first put forward a Stop the Violence BC motion back in June

Stop the Violence BC gains traction at Nelson council

Stop the Violence BC returns to the Nelson council table as local politicians endorse a recent UBCM resolution.

When Nelson city councillor Donna Macdonald first put forward a Stop the Violence BC motion back in June
Dramatic autumn colours are easy to find around Nelson. We would love to see your best fall photos. Email your shots to editor@nelsonstar.com and we will get them posted online at nelsonstar.com or post them directly on the Nelson Star Facebook page for everybody to see.

Nelson in living colour

Canada’s eastern provinces have gained a reputation for the vibrant fall colours and now Nelson has joined the ranks

Dramatic autumn colours are easy to find around Nelson. We would love to see your best fall photos. Email your shots to editor@nelsonstar.com and we will get them posted online at nelsonstar.com or post them directly on the Nelson Star Facebook page for everybody to see.
Nelson celebrates Christmas

Shedding more light on Christmas in Nelson’s downtown

A local committee is hoping to put Nelson on the map with another annual festival

Nelson celebrates Christmas
Mat the Alien has played the Vancouver Winter Olympics

Mat the Alien returns to Nelson

Mat the Alien got his start at the illegal warehouse parties and has now played to crowds around the world including Salmo's Shambhala.

Mat the Alien has played the Vancouver Winter Olympics
The area of Nelson's Art Gibbon Park where the outdoor skatepark is now slated.

Nelson skatepark location shifts to Rosemont

The skatepark society had been planning to build a custom designed park at the Nelson and District Community Complex

The area of Nelson's Art Gibbon Park where the outdoor skatepark is now slated.
October 11

Nelson’s Investors Group puts pumpkins up for grabs

The Investors Group has teamed up with Safeway for a fall-themed fundraiser for breast cancer research.

October 11
Tessa Exley and Danielle Solari are helping spread the importance of literacy by adopting two Books Everywhere boxes in Nelson.

Bringing more books to locations everywhere in Nelson

The library joined the project as a way to give people who live outside of the library’s region access to books.

Tessa Exley and Danielle Solari are helping spread the importance of literacy by adopting two Books Everywhere boxes in Nelson.
Bacon should be part of everyone's Thanksgiving celebrations and editor Megan Cole shares a recipe to bring a little more pork to your table.

Celebrate a Nelson Thanksgiving with bacon

Nelson vurb editor Megan Cole shares a family recipe for bacon wrapped stuffing bundles.

Bacon should be part of everyone's Thanksgiving celebrations and editor Megan Cole shares a recipe to bring a little more pork to your table.
The Nelson Fire Department is called to emergencies as first responders

City of Nelson looks for first responder pay

Nelson along with representatives from the Regional District of Central Kootenay attended the annual UBCM convention in Victoria.

The Nelson Fire Department is called to emergencies as first responders
Regional District of Central Kootenay Area D director Andy Shadrack addresses the boundary commission on Tuesday night at Nelson's Best Western.

Nelson area electoral boundary changes slammed

Residents and area politicians voiced their opposition to proposed federal electoral boundary changes around Nelson.

Regional District of Central Kootenay Area D director Andy Shadrack addresses the boundary commission on Tuesday night at Nelson's Best Western.
Lucas Myers presents Vote 4 Cromoli at Nelson's Capitol Theatre on Friday and Saturday nights.

Nelsonites invited to meet the candidates for supreme leader

Lucas Myers brings his latest production Cromoli 4 Supreme Leader to Nelson's Capitol Theatre stage this weekend.

Lucas Myers presents Vote 4 Cromoli at Nelson's Capitol Theatre on Friday and Saturday nights.
Community Excellence Awards chair Mary Sjostrom (left) presents (L-R) Mayor John Dooley

City of Nelson shares in awards

The City of Nelson received recognition from both the provincial government and the UBCM last week when it received two awards.

Community Excellence Awards chair Mary Sjostrom (left) presents (L-R) Mayor John Dooley
At the heart of the Stop the Violence BC campaign is marijuana.

Stop the Violence BC to return to Nelson council table

A debate that ignited a heated conversation around the Nelson council table hit the floor at the UBCM convention last week

At the heart of the Stop the Violence BC campaign is marijuana.
Nelson Star defeated Abacus to take home the title in the U14 girls soccer final on Sunday.

Nelson Star takes the gold in the U14 girls soccer final

It was the Nelson Star who took home the gold in the Sunday U14 girls soccer final.

Nelson Star defeated Abacus to take home the title in the U14 girls soccer final on Sunday.
Chiropractic Backers took home the gold in the U12 girls soccer final on Sunday.

Chiropractic Backers take home U12 girls title

The U12 girls faced-off this weekend in the soccer final, with Chiropractic Backers taking the gold.

Chiropractic Backers took home the gold in the U12 girls soccer final on Sunday.