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VIDEO: Robot rumble at Selkirk College

Kids from all around the Kootenays competed in the 7th annual RobotGames Saturday

Stephanie Fischer awarded the Medal of Good Citizenship

Fischer was recognized for her volunteer work in Nelson

B.C. cyclist braking stigma on addiction from coast to coast

Mathew Fee aims at world record for longest distance on BMX bike while sharing his story of recovery

West Kootenay gleaner’s group gets big funding boost

CBT grant allows project to save more local produce from compost bin

PHOTOS: David Hogg named Citizen of the Year

The annual ceremony celebrated Hogg’s contributions to Nelson

Burning period for Nelson begins

The period runs from April 12 to May 20

  • Apr 12, 2019
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Nelson hosts the 2019 Robot Games
Nelson high school students solve a murder mystery using DNA
Trafalgar flash mob
Kootenay Kiltie Pipe Band turns 100

Kootenay author embarks on civility book tour

Diane Kalen-Sukra has talks scheduled in Rossland and Nelson

  • Apr 11, 2019

CHECK THIS OUT: Techno-optimizing the library

Anne DeGrace writes about the library’s recent grants

  • Apr 11, 2019

Nelson Women’s Centre, Squash Club team up to squash barriers

Free squash lessons and other services available Thursday

  • Apr 10, 2019

VIDEO: Nelson high school students use genomics to solve murder case

Genome BC put on four days of workshops at LVR last week

Young Kootenay scientists show off projects at regional fair

The West Kootenay and Boundary Regional Science Fair was held in Nelson

Kalein Centre announces dead poets gala, donation to endowment fund

Black-tie fundraising gala will feature poetry, dance, music, spoken word

  • Apr 8, 2019

VIDEO: ‘Mammoth’ donkeys stand tall at B.C. interior sanctuary

Big animals prove they have a gentle soul, quiet nature

VIDEO: Jersey Day and Green Shirt Day to honour Humboldt Broncos victims

There’s a variety of different clothing to wear to honour victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Nelson loses to Oklahoma city in Strongest Town contest

The online competition highlights economic resilience

24-hour paddle aims to help families wrestling with cancer

Eight people will paddle Kootenay Lake on April 13

CHECK THIS OUT: annual report will keep you reading

Anne DeGrace on the Nelson Library’s ‘engagingly designed, and spritely’ annual report

  • Apr 2, 2019

VIDEO: Wait’s News selling off pieces of its past

The diner is parting with memorabilia ahead of its closure