Tyler Harper

Education, not enforcement: B.C. bylaw officers keeping a watch on physical distancing

A kind word, it turns out, has usually been all people need to hear

Blewett Elementary expansion denied provincial funding

The pre-approved $5-million plan would have added 112 seats to the packed school

Ivy at Nelson Courthouse to be removed

The ivy is causing structural damage to the building

Kootenay program encourages gardeners to share what they grow during pandemic

The West Kootenay Permaculture Co-op is sending out free seeds, but with a catch

Who needs Amazon? Nelson businesses stay afloat with local deliveries

The city’s stores are closed, but candy, beer and lingerie can be had with just a phone call

Nelson CARES in need of medical supplies

Stepping Stones shelter is still operating, but staff are running low on masks and gloves

Nelson parks to stay open for now

The city’s director of emergency management describes the park facilities’ status as ‘wait and see’

Ymir’s Tiny Lights Festival postponed to 2021

The annual music festival in Ymir was schedule to run in June

UPDATED: Nelson soup kitchen forced to close its doors, serve guests outside

Jim Reimer says Our Daily Bread needs volunteers, donations

ANKORS enlists local artists for overdose prevention site mural project

The project includes work done by two users of ANKORS’ services

VIDEO: Unique vending machine in Nelson offers syringes, naloxone

The machine at ANKORS is the invention of SMRT1 Technologies

UPDATED: Whitewater Ski Resort closes due to COVID-19 concerns

The resort made the announcement Sunday evening

UPDATED: Shambhala, Kaslo Jazz festivals to go on despite COVID-19 outbreak

Events at Nelson’s Spiritbar, The Royal and Bloom Nightclub meanwhile have been postponed

KIJHL cancels playoffs, Leafs’ season is over

Nelson was playing in the second round of the playoffs

Man pleads not guilty to attempted murder of RCMP officer near Argenta

Harry Richardson was arrested after a standoff last October

Leafs rout Nitehawks in Game 1

Nelson romped to a 6-0 win against Beaver Valley

PHOTOS: Local Indigenous cultures celebrated at Capitol Theatre

The fifth annual event featured plenty of song and dances

B.C. Seniors Advocate: care homes well equipped to prevent COVID-19 outbreaks

Isobel Mackenzie downplays concerns seniors are at risk

School District 8 cancels student trips to Italy due to coronavirus outbreak

The federal government has advised against travel to Northern Italy

Leafs sweep Spokane, will face Beaver Valley next

Tenzin Mint stopped 28 shots to earn a Game 4 shutout