Megan Cole

Local representatives from the regional district

Great Northern Trail celebrates trestle opening

Users of the Nelson Salmo Great Northern Trail will be enjoying a new trestle after crews recently completed work on the last bridge.

Local representatives from the regional district
The slide came down in a chute around a ridge from the Johnsons Landing Retreat Centre.

Johnsons Landing retreat picks up pieces

The retreat centre had not been directly affected because of its location behind a ridge

The slide came down in a chute around a ridge from the Johnsons Landing Retreat Centre.
Nova Scotia-native Mo Kenney will take the stage on September 20 when she opens for indie rocker Joel Plaskett.

Nova Scotia’s Mo Kenney comes to Nelson

Mo Kenney will be making her way to Nelson with indie rocker Joel Plaskett on September 20 at the Capitol Theatre.

Nova Scotia-native Mo Kenney will take the stage on September 20 when she opens for indie rocker Joel Plaskett.
One of the major concerns about the future of the slide area is the lack of vegetation in the path which can cause further instability.

Instability remains a concern at Johnsons Landing

Geo-technical experts are preparing to return to Johnsons Landing next week to conduct an assessment

One of the major concerns about the future of the slide area is the lack of vegetation in the path which can cause further instability.
The Nelson squash club has left the building.

Nelson squash club now without a home

After 28 years at 330 Baker Street, Nelson’s squash club will be without a home.

The Nelson squash club has left the building.
Acres of Lions will be returning to Nelson to play The Royal on September 6.

Acres of Lions returns to Nelson’s The Royal

Victoria-based band Acres of Lions will be returning to Nelson on September 6 to play The Royal.

Acres of Lions will be returning to Nelson to play The Royal on September 6.
Kootenay Time's Home Burger is in the running for Nelson's Best Burger.

Kootenay Time carving out a burger niche in Nelson

Kootenay Time is new to Nelson’s culinary landscape, but they are quickly and passionately carving themselves a niche for local diners.

Kootenay Time's Home Burger is in the running for Nelson's Best Burger.
Mandy Bath and Christopher Klassen recovered what was left of their car from the basement of their house which had been destroyed in the Johnsons Landing landslide in July.

Johnsons Landing in limbo following July landslide

The recovery process continues in Johnsons Landing as residents attempt to return to their lives.

Mandy Bath and Christopher Klassen recovered what was left of their car from the basement of their house which had been destroyed in the Johnsons Landing landslide in July.
Finley's Irish Pub garlic and brie burger is in the competition for Nelson's Best Burger.

Nelson’s Finley’s Irish Pub serves up the perfect burger balance

Hot off the unveiling of their new windows, Nelson's Finley’s Irish Pub has brought light to a new menu featuring list of delicious burgers.

Finley's Irish Pub garlic and brie burger is in the competition for Nelson's Best Burger.
The Kootenay Pride parade through Nelson's downtown takes place on Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m.

Kootenay Pride hits a new pitch

Kootenay Pride president Jason Peil says this year is a celebration and thank you to the community

The Kootenay Pride parade through Nelson's downtown takes place on Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m.
Kids and adults gathered at the Kokanee Creek Visitors Centre to celebrate the return of the Redfish to the spawning channel.

Kokanee Creek celebrates the return of the Redfish

Kokanee Creek celebrated the annual return of the Kokanee salmon today with their first annual Redfish Festival

Kids and adults gathered at the Kokanee Creek Visitors Centre to celebrate the return of the Redfish to the spawning channel.
Uptown's offering for Nelson's Best Burger includes AAA prime beef.

Nelson’s Uptown Tavern offers the best beef in their burger

Uptown Tavern offer AAA prime beef in their burgers making them stiff competition in Nelson Best Burger competition.

Uptown's offering for Nelson's Best Burger includes AAA prime beef.
Bogustown's Canadian Burger competes for Nelson's Best Burger.

Bogustown offers a Canadian classic in Nelson’s Best Burger contest

Nelson's Bogustown offers up classic flavours as it competes for Nelson's Best Burger

Bogustown's Canadian Burger competes for Nelson's Best Burger.
The Luxe Burger at the Bite food truck is in the running with their other burgers for Nelson's Best Burger.

A decadent but healthy burger at Nelson’s Bite food truck

The Bite food truck shares why they think they are among the best burgers in Nelson.

The Luxe Burger at the Bite food truck is in the running with their other burgers for Nelson's Best Burger.
Nelson's Shelley Adams makes the top 3 shortlist for the Taste of Canada food writing awards.

Nelson’s Shelley Adams nominated for national award

Nelson’s best selling cookbook author Shelley Adams, can now add award nominee to her list accomplishments.

Nelson's Shelley Adams makes the top 3 shortlist for the Taste of Canada food writing awards.
Sandpoint

Nelson one step closer to sisterhood with Sandpoint

Nelson could have a new sibling in after council agreed to a recommendation from staff about entering into a relationship with Sandpoint.

Sandpoint
Jimbo the dog stays put on a rock at the base of the Grohman waterfall.

Dog survives Grohman Creek waterfall ordeal

What began as a nice walk to a waterfall near Grohman Creek on Sunday

Jimbo the dog stays put on a rock at the base of the Grohman waterfall.
Sjeng Derkx was unveiled as the new BC Green Party candidate for Nelson-Creston at Sunday's annual general meeting.

BC Green Party unveils new candidate for Nelson-Creston

At Sunday's annual general meeting the Nelson-Creston branch of the BC Green Party unveiled Sjeng Derkx as their new candidate.

Sjeng Derkx was unveiled as the new BC Green Party candidate for Nelson-Creston at Sunday's annual general meeting.
Employees with the BC Government Employees Union and the Professional Employees Association are on strike in Nelson after negotiations with the government continue to stale.

Government unions bring rotating strikes to Nelson

Picket lines were up in Nelson on Monday as job action by BCGEU and PEA reached the West Kootenay.

Employees with the BC Government Employees Union and the Professional Employees Association are on strike in Nelson after negotiations with the government continue to stale.
The Relish entree in the Best Burger Competition: the popular Uncle Buck burger.

A sweet, salty, spicy mix at Nelson’s Relish

At Nelson's Relish, chef and owner Trevor Ditzel is putting a tasty spin on the old classic.

The Relish entree in the Best Burger Competition: the popular Uncle Buck burger.