Samuel Dobrin

BC Lions turn energy to education program

Hume Elementary students had a special treat Tuesday morning as members of the BC Lions gave a presentation that would excite and educate.

Sticky Situation for Downtown Nelson Parking

Spray foam was found in a number of parking meters Thursday morning

Nelson Neptunes ink new head coach

The Nelson Neptune Swim Club has a new head coach and high hopes for the upcoming swim season.

Telus investing to improve service

Nelson is set to see improvements in communications infrastructure as Telus plans to invest $700,000 in the area this year.

Spring weather gives rise to issues

Mud slides in the area have closed several sections of highway including an area of road between Nelson and Salmo

Bringing health care to Nelson students

Ever since a new pilot project began at L.V. Rogers high school a few weeks ago, more students have been visiting the doctor

Nelson’s youth choir hits a high note

Slideshow: Nelson’s youth choir, Corazón performed a unique show at the Touchstones Gallery Saturday

UPDATED: Taghum fire was grow-op site

Police say a house that burned Saturday morning in Taghum had a grow-op in the basement.

Many in Motion in Nelson

It was a spectacle to watch the Rick Hansen Many in Motion tour make its way through Nelson Thursday.

Nelson outdoor skatepark moves closer to final goal

With donations and grants pouring dollars in for the outdoor skate park, the project looks to be well on the way to becoming a reality

Many in motion for Rick Hansen tour through Nelson

Slideshow: Photos from today's Rick Hansen Many in Motion tour through Nelson.

Nelson sports volunteers honoured

In small communities it’s volunteers who offer their time and energy that can make the difference between dull and vibrant communities.

Kootenay Lake School District works through budget

The Kootenay Lake School District is continuing to work through creating a status quo budget for the 2012-13 school year

Nelson’s students show support at Rick Hansen rally

Local kids participated in the Rick Hansen Many in Motion tour rally today.

Setting up for a Nelson strumming showcase

Vanessa LeFebvre helps students at St. Joseph’s Elementary School

High school students recreate Nelson history

Drafting students at L.V. Rogers are taking on a project that will enrich their class with a little bit of history.

Hansen celebration arrives in Nelson

After weeks of preparation, the Rick Hansen’s Many in Motion tour will finally reach the Nelson area on Thursday.

Junior Leafs put rookies through paces in Nelson

A new crop of potential Nelson Junior Leafs spent the weekend at a hockey camp

Selkirk College geeks out

Visual arts of many mediums were present at Selkirk College's Geek Show Friday night.

Mild temperatures keep water levels down

A higher than average snow pack this year in the Kootenays means a higher potential for flooding, but it’s not cause to worry just yet.