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VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Over $25,000 raised for Columbia Basin literacy

Success for 2018 Books for Kids campaign

  • Dec 11, 2018

Nelson in 1918: Christmas shopping starts early due to Spanish flu epidemic

Greg Scott brings us highlights from Nelson Daily news from December, 2018

  • Dec 7, 2018

CHECK THIS OUT: ’Tis the season to be chuffed

The Nelson library’s Anne DeGrace on all the things she’s very pleased about

  • Dec 6, 2018

Stephanie Fischer named BC Good Citizen

Fischer among 19 British Columbians recognized for their outstanding community service

  • Dec 5, 2018

VIDEO: Nelson police, LVR students team up to restore car

Sgt. Brian Weber is restoring a 1969 Plymouth Satellite with the help of shop students

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Police, teens team up to restore car
Nelson Becker shuts down Expressions Theatre Cafe (but he's not retiring)
24-hour high school writing competition
31st annual Christmas Pantomime hits the stage in Nelson

Candlelight vigil Dec. 6 for 1989 Montreal massacre

Nelson’s gathering will be in front of city hall at 4 p.m.

  • Dec 1, 2018

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate

New NDCC sound system ready to rock

The project was done in collaboration between the RDCK, the Nelson Leafs and Martech Electrical

  • Dec 1, 2018

Nelson concert series presents classical guitar-double bass duo

Daniel Bolshoy and Milton Masciadri will perform on Dec. 3

  • Nov 30, 2018

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by B.C. 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

VIDEO: 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

Santa Claus to visit Hall St. Plaza on Sunday

The event is part of the second annual Winter Kickoff Festival

  • Nov 23, 2018

VIDEO: LVR students take on 24-hour short-story challenge

Young writers had one day to write a story while camped out inside the high school library

Wounded in WWI, a soldier writes home to Canada

Charles “C. E.” Clarkson left behind his wife and five children, one being Nelson’s Charles (Chuck) Clarkson.

  • Nov 22, 2018

Ski film celebrates the mountains, warns about climate change

All In runs at the Civic Theatre on Wednesday

  • Nov 22, 2018

VIDEO: CinderAllen hits the stage Nov. 29 with inter-generational cast

Nelson’s annual Christmas Pantomime features ‘one-liners, familiar songs, and general silliness’

Check This Out: The future just keeps getting friendlier

Anne DeGrace is the Adult Services Coordinator at the Nelson PublicLibrary. Check This Out runs every other week.

  • Nov 21, 2018

Gabriel Macdonald to perform at Capitol Theatre

Vocal quartet Vivace includes singer who grew up in Nelson