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What’s Up: Things to see and do on Family Day

There’s plenty of fun to be had across the West Kootenay this coming long weekend!

CHECK THIS OUT: Love and e-Readers

Anne DeGrace on downloading new literary relationships

Kootenay Lake School District celebrates Black History Month

SD8 is hosting six events throughout the district

  • Feb 14, 2019

Local artist wants to build future for Belize family

Rob Wright hopes a 10-year relationship results in immigration to Canada

1919: Hudson’s Bay Company gets an addition, council votes to exclude ‘undesirable enemy aliens’

Greg Scott brings us five Nelson Daily News stories from a century ago

  • Feb 15, 2019

VIDEO: Giant snowball fight takes over lawn of the B.C. Legislature

Hundreds showed up for the fun, family-friendly battle in Victoria

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Cold water enthusiasts
2019 Polar Bear Swim
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

UPDATED: Kootenay drug users fight stigma with video series

The multi-part series from ANKORS is meant to align with the goals of the Nelson Fentanyl Task Force

Film criticizing Canada’s role in Haiti coming to Nelson

Haiti Betrayed director will be present to answer questions

  • Feb 6, 2019

Blind B.C. artist uses fingers for creative vision

Shuswap art studio helps people with special needs express themselves

CHECK THIS OUT: A day in the life of the library

Avi Silberstein is the children’s services librarian at the Nelson Public Library. Check This Out runs every other week.

  • Feb 1, 2019

Blewett outdoor rink open to the public

The rink is at the Morning Mountain recreation area

  • Jan 30, 2019

L.V. Rogers goes to India

Students from the school spent 14 days on the other side of the world

Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Counsellor offers group for expectant and new dads

Gabriel Keczan is a registered therapeutic counsellor and art therapist

VIDEO: Taking the plunge with Nelson’s cold-water enthusiasts

A group of dedicated dippers look forward to daily winter wading

Nelson couple gets special citation for historical work

Frances and Ron Welwood have worked for decades preserving, promoting and documenting Nelson’s history

Peter Bartl wins Nelson’s 2018 Heritage Award

The historian received the award for education, promotion and preservation of Nelson’s local history

  • Jan 25, 2019

Celebrated sibling duo to perform in Nelson

Cheng2 Duo, cello and violin, will perform Jan. 30 at the Capitol

  • Jan 24, 2019

Author to describe life in remote Nepal at Nelson reading

Dorje Dolma presents her book Yak Girl: Growing Up in the Remote Dolpo Region of Nepal on Jan. 31

  • Jan 24, 2019

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up