Community

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Kootenay Festival of the Arts puts out call for performers

The annual event is in Nelson starting March 30

  • Dec 30, 2019

VIDEO: Nelson students build special sled for classmate

Todd St. Pierre has mobility issues, but the sled helped him go on a class hike

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Nelson students build special sled for classmate
How much to spend on a baby shower gift
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'No more papier mache dog:' Mac the Moose gets his bigger rack

Our Daily Bread offers Christmas Eve dinner

Doors open on Dec. 24 at 4:45 p.m.

  • Dec 22, 2019

1969: Maglio re-elected mayor, Santa comes to town

Stories from fifty years ago in the Nelson Daily News

  • Dec 21, 2019

Mamas for Mamas sponsors 18 West Kootenay families

The Help A Mama This Christmas fundraiser had initially set a goal of just four or five families

  • Dec 21, 2019

Nelson Eagles raise $23,000 in bingo proceeds for charity

The Eagles made the announcement during their first annual Community Appreciation Event

  • Dec 20, 2019

Become an Anonymous Angel

… to benefit the women and children who have accessed Aimee Beaulieu Transition in 2019.

  • Dec 20, 2019

COLUMN: Reflections on a remarkable year at The Civic Theatre

From Civic Theatre executive director Eleanor Stacey

  • Dec 20, 2019

Nelson Public Library celebrates 100 years with special events

The party begins Jan. 17 at the Capitol Theatre

  • Dec 19, 2019

Activists vote on Green New Deal Nelson statement

Local climate activists set out their priorities

  • Dec 19, 2019

Generous donations support Kootenay Kids food programs

BC Government Retired Employees Association and the Hume Hotel contribute to kids’ programs

  • Dec 18, 2019

Nelson Community Food Centre celebrates with Festive Food Days

The idea is to share healthful, festive food over the holidays with people not able to afford it.

  • Dec 13, 2019

Brrrrring in the New Year with the Polar Bear Swim

Kootenay Co-op Radio teams up with local stewardship groups for annual dip

  • Dec 13, 2019

PHOTOS: Nelson remembers the Montreal 14

Gathering at Nelson City Hall asked for remembrance and action on violence against women

COLUMN: Mark your calendars for library’s centennial

The Nelson Library was founded in 1920 and will celebrate on Jan. 17

  • Dec 7, 2019

CP Holiday Train headed to Castlegar

The festive food bank fundraiser will take place December 12.

Rapping mom busts rhymes for Castlegar rec centre kid’s drop-in

Funny video with important message about importance of service

Selkirk music students turn up the semester-end volume

Five different ensemble student bands will take the stage on Dec. 12

  • Dec 5, 2019