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Carmen Proctor spoke to the regional district this year about the EcoSave program.

EcoSave program exceeds expectations in Nelson

The City of Nelson is making some changes to its new EcoSave Energy Retrofits program following overwhelming interest.

Carmen Proctor spoke to the regional district this year about the EcoSave program.

Nelson ‘s literacy champion named for 2012

The Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy presented the 2012 Community Literacy Award on Wednesday

Tobias Lawrence shares the story that took her from forestry to Nelson business owner.

Nelson business coast bound

From forestry to bath and beauty products, Tobias Lawrence shares the story behind a business that blossomed in Nelson.

Tobias Lawrence shares the story that took her from forestry to Nelson business owner.
Kaslo and Interior Health have reached an understanding of sorts over the community health centre.

Interior Health apologizes to Kaslo

A solution may have been found for the Kaslo hospital following a meeting between Mayor Greg Lay and Interior Health’s CEO.

Kaslo and Interior Health have reached an understanding of sorts over the community health centre.
Owners of Nelson's The Royal Howie Ross and Paul Hinrichs are proud to be the best live music venue in Interior BC.

Nelson’s The Royal named best live music venue in Interior BC

Nelson's The Royal was named People's Choice Best Live Music Venue in Interior BC in bcliving.ca's Best of BC awards.

Owners of Nelson's The Royal Howie Ross and Paul Hinrichs are proud to be the best live music venue in Interior BC.
The future of the Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program comes down to  whether it should be part of government or run independently.

Fate of Kootenay fish program looms

A steering committee directed to address the future of the Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program is closer to a final recommendation.

The future of the Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program comes down to  whether it should be part of government or run independently.
East Shore business owner Maria Latouf sports her product Posture Beads

East Shore business owner shares Dragon’s Den tales

Owner of the East Shore based business Posture Beads shares the inspiration for her product and her visit to the Dragon's Den.

East Shore business owner Maria Latouf sports her product Posture Beads
Victoria-based duo Hank and Lily celebrate their CD release at Spiritbar on Saturday.

Oddball-duo Hank and Lily to take the Nelson stage

Victoria-based musicians Hank and Lily will be unveiling their latest album at Nelson's Spiritbar on Saturday night.

Victoria-based duo Hank and Lily celebrate their CD release at Spiritbar on Saturday.
Mayor John Dooley along with city council and staff are in Victoria this week for the annual Union of British Columbia Municipalities.

Pipelines and pot on table as Nelson goes to UBCM

City of Nelson staff, council and Mayor John Dooley are in Victoria for the annual Union of British Columbia Municipalities convention.

Mayor John Dooley along with city council and staff are in Victoria this week for the annual Union of British Columbia Municipalities.
Nelson and area scuba divers took to Kootenay Lake today for their annual treasure hunt.

Kootenay scuba divers plunge into Nelson treasure hunt

Local scuba divers put on their gear this morning to participate in West Kootenay Scuba's annual treasure hunt.

Nelson and area scuba divers took to Kootenay Lake today for their annual treasure hunt.
Taste of Nelson found in Portland's breweries like Hair of the Dog.

Keep Nelson weird

Nelson's {vurb} editor sees similarities to Nelson in the Pacific Northwest's weirdest city.

Taste of Nelson found in Portland's breweries like Hair of the Dog.
The slide area at Johnsons Landing is still being investigated.

Unstable material remains at Johnsons Landing slide

Following a visit to the Johnsons Landing slide site earlier this month, a geo-technical team has a better understanding of what happened.

The slide area at Johnsons Landing is still being investigated.
Festival-goers flocked to Shambhala Music Festival at Salmo River Ranch this summer as the event celebrated its 15th year.

The lure of Shambhala

From a crows of 400 to 600 people to 10,000, a lot has changed about Shambhala Music Festival earning it the international spotlight.

Festival-goers flocked to Shambhala Music Festival at Salmo River Ranch this summer as the event celebrated its 15th year.
Nelson's Vortex plays The Royal on Saturday night.

Vortex plays Nelson’s The Royal

There is no doubt that Nelson band Vortex draws influence from the Queen City.

Nelson's Vortex plays The Royal on Saturday night.
The City of Nelson along with the Regional District of Central Kootenay is preparing to present at the public hearing for the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for BC.

Nelson opposes electoral boundary change

Nelson Mayor John Dooley will join regional district area D director Andy Shadrack at an upcoming public hearing on the electoral boundary.

The City of Nelson along with the Regional District of Central Kootenay is preparing to present at the public hearing for the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for BC.
Nelson City Soccer took to the Lakeside pitch on Sunday for back to back women's and men's matches.

Soccer showdown at Nelson pitch

Nelson City Soccer took to the Lakeside soccer pitch on Sunday for a high energy match up for both men's and women's soccer.

Nelson City Soccer took to the Lakeside pitch on Sunday for back to back women's and men's matches.
Jessica Biel (above) along with the cast and crew were in Nelson and area two years ago filming the Tall Man which premiers in Nelson on September 29.

The Tall Man finally returns to Nelson

It has been over two years since The Tall Man crew visited the Nelson and Ymir area and now the Canadian premiere has been announced.

Jessica Biel (above) along with the cast and crew were in Nelson and area two years ago filming the Tall Man which premiers in Nelson on September 29.
Mold found this summer at Nelson's Hume Elementary School has caused areas to be sealed and isolated.

Mold at Nelson’s Hume School to be remediated

Areas of Nelson's Hume Elementary school continue to be isolated and sealed off following the discovery of mold at the school.

Mold found this summer at Nelson's Hume Elementary School has caused areas to be sealed and isolated.
Nelson city councillor Donna Macdonald says the new Housing Committee formalizes a relationship with the City.

City to create new Nelson housing committee

The City of Nelson will be voting to include a new housing committee in October.

Nelson city councillor Donna Macdonald says the new Housing Committee formalizes a relationship with the City.
Local politicians and representatives from Kootenay Lake Hospital

Emergency wing unveiled at Kootenay Lake Hospital

Nelson residents celebrated and toured the new emergency room facility at Kootenay Lake hospital today.

Local politicians and representatives from Kootenay Lake Hospital