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Tenth annual Pedal Along a Rail Trail coming
It's not to late to register for the mountain bike ride that travels on the Columbia and Western Railway trail from Paulson to Castlegar.
Zipping and zooming above Kokanee Creek
Kokanee Mountain Zipline takes your through the forest canopy and the West Kootenay skies
Nelson Rowing Club hosts regatta
Clubs to compete at Nelson Sprints on Saturday. Rowers take to the West Arm waters at 8 a.m.
Kootenay team crushes Sinister 7
Nelson ladies take third at ultra marathon through Rocky Mountains near Crowsnest Pass.
Public says no to Kootenay Heli-Ski application
Nearly all of the comments received by FrontCounter BC reject the idea of tenure bordering Kokanee Glacier Park.
Keeping time at the Kaslo Jazz Etc. festival
Music rang from the Kaslo Jazz Etc. festival this weekend, situated in beautiful Kaslo Bay, complete with a floating stage.
Portrait of a wildland fire crew
Firefighting is a dirty, dangerous job but it’s all in a day’s work according to one Kootenay Lake initial attack crew.
Georama: Still growing after all these years
Case, Imelda, and George Grypma carry on a flowery family tradition at their nursery and greenhouses located five minutes west of Nelson.
Camp Koolaree to host open house
United Church’s Camp Koolaree is holding its first open house on August 1 at its 137 acres on the West Arm of Kootenay Lake.
Green Party holds open house at Nelson campaign office
Federal candidate Bill Green and his campagain team are on hand at the Nelson office today.
Crews continue to battle wildfires
Fire crews attack new lightning-caused fires near Nelson, Kaslo, and Salmo, while the Sitkum Creek fire is being mopped up.
Slocan campers robbed
Thieves stole various camping equipment from Springer Creek RV Park and Campground in the middle of the night.
Neptunes alumna wins bronze at world championships
Swimmer Sarah Mehain has won a bronze medal at the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships in Glasgow.
The 16th annual Starbelly Jam music festival brought music to the mountains surrounding Crawford Bay this weekend.
UPDATED: Batters up at Nelson slo-pitch tournament
OK Tire won the A division final Sunday at the Nelson Mixed Slo-Pitch playdowns at the Lakeside Park ball diamonds.
UPDATED: Controlled burn at Sitkum fire near Nelson
The Martin Mars drops water on Akokli Creek fire today and three new spot fires were found near Winlaw, Pilot Bay and Harrop yesterday.
Float planes dock in Nelson
The Nelson airport is busier than ever as a conference of pilots moor their float planes on the nearby lake shore.
Glacier Creek Road repaired
Forestry road to Jumbo Pass and and Monica Meadows trailheads are back in service.
Unitech chosen to manage Nelson aquatic centre renovations
The Regional District of Central Kootenay has hired Unitech Construction Management Ltd. to manage repairs to the aquatic centre.
Gas leak forces downtown Nelson evacuations
Some businesses in Nelson were evacuated after a gas line was hit this morning.