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COLUMN: Dealing with wildlife (especially Nelson geese) is complicated

From Nelson city councillor Robin Cherbo

  • Sep 8th, 2017

PLACE NAMES: Three Forks and Ten Mile City

Several parties claimed the site on which the now-ghost town of Three Forks was built.

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

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South Nelson Elementary students sing "Wheat Kings"
No phones allowed in this classroom
Glacier Judge's Cup - Nelson, B.C.
2018 Polar Bear Swim

COLUMN: Feeding wildlife increases the number of young they produce

Access to fruit is a big factor according to Dave White

  • Aug 31st, 2017

COLUMN: Why women’s festivals?

A founder of the West Kootenay Women’s Festival looks at the past and the present

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Nelson in August 1967: Duncan dam opens and 324 wildfires burn

Greg Scott brings us excerpts from the archives of the Nelson Daily News

B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

No easy answers in ICBC mess

David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

No easy answers in ICBC mess

David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

COLUMN: Managing community complexity

The crucial role of the city manager is well-described in a new book

  • Aug 26th, 2017

There’s way more than books at today’s libraries

The Nelson Library’s Anne DeGrace on all the other things you can borrow

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

COLUMN: Climate change and West Kootenay wildfires

How does this summer of wildfires relate to climate change? Here’s what the science says.

  • Aug 17th, 2017

The Living Landscape: ‘It’s tough to be God’ — A story of wobbling fish populations

Eileen Delehanty Pearkes brings us the second part of her column on the Kootenay Lake fishery

  • Aug 18th, 2017

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

COLUMN: The Kootenay Lake fishery and why the kokanee are cranky

How power dams and pollution changed the Kootenay Lake fishery

  • Aug 12th, 2017

COLUMN: local mills decline federal softwood lumber support

From Kootenay Columbia MP Wayne Stetski

  • Aug 7th, 2017

COLUMN: ‘Have a word with yourself’

From Councillor Robin Cherbo…

  • Jul 27th, 2017

COLUMN: Librarians support wildfire evacuees

Anne DeGrace on storytime in the Prince George and Kamloops evacuation centres

  • Jul 26th, 2017