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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

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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

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

RDCK recognizes firefighters for service

Firefighters from Robson, Ootischenia, Kaslo, Balfour, North Shore, Pass Creek and Slocan honoured.

RDCK recognizes firefighters for service

Firefighters from Robson, Ootischenia, Kaslo, Balfour, North Shore, Pass Creek and Slocan honoured.

Nelson in March, 1969: Bantam hockey champs, new sewage treatment system, new United Church

Greg Scott brings us highlights from the Nelson Daily news fifty years ago

  • Mar 29, 2019

Call for nominations for Suzy Hamilton Legacy Fund Award

Cash award is given annually to a female environmental activist

  • Mar 28, 2019

Kootenay Music Awards event features ‘amazing diversity of talent’

The Kootenay Co-op Radio fundraiser handed out 10 awards on Saturday

Public survey explores feasibility of expanding Capitol Theatre

The theatre wants input into the need/desire for multi-purpose black box theatre performance space.

Nelson wins first round of Strong Towns competition

Voting ends at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 28

  • Mar 25, 2019

Vancouver choir with Nelson roots ‘will fill your heart’

Group directed by three Corazón alumni performs this week in Nelson

  • Mar 25, 2019

Ice climbers scale Canada’s tallest waterfall on Vancouver Island

Ice climbers Chris Jensen, Will Gadd and Peter Hoang made history

Society plans restoration of historic Kootenay Lake fishing boat

The Merriwake had been submerged in Kootenay Lake near Kaslo before being salvaged two years ago

  • Mar 24, 2019