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Cottonwood Falls hosts first farmers’ market of 2020

There were a number of changes made to comply with COVID-19 restrictions

Nelson library and Kalen Centre host community conversation on social isolation

This is a Zoom event hosted by Mike Stolte on June 18

  • Jun 12, 2020

VIDEO: Step into Cinderella’s Closet

The confidential service offers free outfits to grads

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New mural installed on Nelson City Hall
What light through yonder cellphone video breaks?
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020

COLUMN: What the heck is a Cultural Media Art Centre, anyway?

From the Civic Theatre’s Brian May

  • Jun 10, 2020

Selkirk student singer wins June Lythgoe Scholarship

The scholarship assists vocal artists in the West Kootenay

National cursive contest honours pair of Nelson students

Kiko Pinzon and Andi Silva have award-winning flow

QUIZ: A celebration of weddings

How much do you know about wedding traditions and famous marriages?

Nelson counsellor works online with university students in central Asia during pandemic

Robin Higgins is home from her job in Tajikistan because of COVID-19

Nelson counsellor works online with university students in central Asia during pandemic

Robin Higgins is home from her job in Tajikistan because of COVID-19

School District announces Rick Hansen Foundation difference-maker award winners

Creston student Alexis Folk and Nelson teacher Chris Mieske recognized by the Rick Hansen Foundation

VIDEO: Nelson grandmothers on virtual walk across South Africa

Grans to Grans are raising money for African grandmothers

Join Kootenay family in virtual walk for Ronald McDonald House

“We always described it as our oasis in the middle of the desert,” Brigitte Ady shares.

QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

Father’s Day Walk Run for prostate cancer will be virtual event this year throughout B.C.

The annual fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC has brought in $2.5 million since 1999

Retiring staff feted by School District 8

Teachers, custodians and staff were honoured Thursday

Join Canadians in a virtual walk for Alzheimer’s

The online event goes May 31

  • May 27, 2020

COLUMN: Contagion, kindness, and the importance of libraries

While the pandemic has been challenging, it has also made people reconnect with the library

  • May 27, 2020

Joanne Siderius wins 2020 Suzy Hamilton Legacy Award

The award is presented annually to a female-identified environmental activist in the West Kootenay