Tyler Harper

Shambhala Music Festival not offering ticket refunds

The festival says it will make tickets redeemable if this year’s dates are postponed

VIDEO: Nelson rappers release song ‘COVID-19’

TV Legends includes Taylor Pritchard, Charlie Garton and Akailah Yocom

BC Housing enlists Nelson hotels, Kalein Centre for COVID-19 isolation spaces

The service is for people either at-risk of or currently homeless

Schools re-open in Nelson and Creston, but only for children of front-line workers

School District 8 is providing on-site education for certain families during the pandemic

As Nelson hotels close, some try to stay open without guests

Vacancies are there, even for people who need to self-isolate

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

UPDATED: 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