Community

Container collector Cowboy Jim calls it a day

James Hamilton has been a fixture on Nelson’s streets for 14 years

Nelson gives special citation to Pat Henman

Singer, actor and director has enhanced the cultural life of Nelson

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online

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Cold water enthusiasts
2019 Polar Bear Swim
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

Trafalgar students build home for sanctuary horse

Grade 8 students collaborated on a project with a local farm sanctuary

Coffee card donations return at Wait’s News

The program supplied over 200 cards last year

  • Dec 13, 2018

Annual Polar Bear Swim set for Jan. 1

The event is organized by Kootenay Co-op Radio

  • Dec 13, 2018

Coldest Night of the Year walk set for Feb. 23

The annual event raises money for Nelson CARES ‘Ready for Home’ program

  • Dec 13, 2018

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Over $25,000 raised for Columbia Basin literacy

Success for 2018 Books for Kids campaign

  • Dec 11, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

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