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Archives seeks stories of pandemic’s effects on Kaslo

Written submissions, audio recordings, or photographs are invited until October

  • Aug 27, 2020

Selkirk instructors embrace teaching under new normal

Math instructor Kerri Webb likes solving puzzles, but this is something she never bargained for

  • Aug 26, 2020
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Berlin zoo pandas celebrate their first birthday
Miss Canada 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020

QUIZ: Exploring the World Wide Web

On Aug. 23, 1991, the World Wide Web was released to the public. How much do you know about the web?

ANKORS to hold 72-hour art slam fundraiser

The event will raise funds for people living with HIV/AIDS in the Kootenay Boundary

Youth employment service changing Nelson location

Kootenay Career Development Society is moving from the youth centre to its Vernon Street location

CHECK THIS OUT: How to separate the online wheat from the chaff

Librarians have a role to play in identifying misinformation online

  • Aug 21, 2020

Slocan Valley musician touched many lives

A tribute to Bo Conlan a year after her death

  • Aug 20, 2020

New choral directions for Corazón in COVID-19

Workshops for young singers will feature international artists including Jacob Collier

  • Aug 20, 2020

Streetcar 23’s driving force honoured on last run

Mike Culham was thanked for his long service with the Nelson streetcar society

Cottonwood Lake society $80,000 away from Aug. 31 goal

The preservation group is attempting to buy 49 hectares of land slated for logging

  • Aug 18, 2020

Danielle LaRocque wins Richard Carver Award

Annual honour recognizes emerging writers

QUIZ: How much do you know about the RCMP?

Canada’s national police force marks its 100th anniversary in 2020

West Kootenays-native heading to McGill on scholarship

Lydia McLellan will be joining the McGill University Martlets women’s hockey team this fall.

Wine and Crime returns to Elephant Mountain Festival

The event takes place on Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. on a Blewett acreage just 10 minutes from Nelson

Slocan Valley Youth Centre starts teen summer reading challenge

Kids who read three different types of books by Aug. 31 will receive a special prize

VIDEO: Seal pup and mom play and ‘kiss’ in Oak Bay Marina

BRNKL seal cam captures harbour seal growing up in busy harbour

Fresh local food for families goal of new West Kootenay EcoSociety program

Produce from three local organic farms will be delivered weekly to 54 low income families

  • Aug 12, 2020

QUIZ: Do you know the truth?

In what has been described as a post-truth era, how much do you know about truth and lies?