Community

CHECK THIS OUT: The anti-quagmire solution

Anne DeGrace is the Adult Services Co-ordinator at the Nelson Public Library. Check This Out runs every other week.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Castlegar man finds kidney donor in co-worker

After he found about Jeff Beck’s need, the universe began talking to Andre Boruck

Youth centre mural unveiled

A new painting on the Nelson and District Youth Centre was created by five local youth artists.

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Police, teens team up to restore car
Nelson Becker shuts down Expressions Theatre Cafe (but he's not retiring)
24-hour high school writing competition
31st annual Christmas Pantomime hits the stage in Nelson

Author Lorinda Stewart to speak about daughter’s kidnapping

Mother of abducted freelance journalist Amanda Lindhout will discuss her book One Day Closer

  • Oct 26, 2018

Rossland woman helps make trick-or-treating accessible to every child

The teal pumpkin is a welcome sign for families whose kids can’t have candy

Salmo woman in need of third liver transplant

An event Saturday raised $1,500 for Shelby Gielen

  • Oct 23, 2018

Nelson Brewing Company wins award

Hooligan Pilsner won first place at the B.C. Beer Awards

COLUMN: Celebrate the season at Nelson’s Civic Theatre

The Civic Theatre presents a program of Halloween delights

  • Oct 20, 2018

Applications sought for annual Nelson heritage award

Deadline for submissions is Oct. 30.

  • Oct 19, 2018

COLUMN: A book-accumulation primer

From the Nelson Library’s Anne DeGrace…

  • Oct 18, 2018

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ youth advocate tells Nelson audience

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ youth advocate tells Nelson audience

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

VIDEO: Millionaire Lottery returns to give back and win big

Since 1996, Millionaire Lottery has raised $52 million for the VGH+UBC Hospital Foundation

Hero campaign raises $1.1 million for Canada non-profits

Lowe’s Canada Heroes campaign was held throughout September

B.C. brewery creates bread beer from food waste

The brew aims to raise food waste awareness and provide funds for the food bank

Provincial energy incentives complement Nelson’s EcoSave program

B.C. offers homeowners new financial incentives for energy retrofits

  • Oct 13, 2018

VIDEO: Drag story time a hit at Kootenay Kids

The childcare centre invited a local performer to read to its kids

Nominations open for Nelson’s 2019 cultural ambassador

This year’s award will go to a theatre performer

  • Oct 10, 2018