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West Kootenay SPCA hopes you’ll have a heart for Cupid

Cat who tangled with a bobcat seeking a permanent home

  • Feb 21, 2020

Free entrepreneurship program coming to Nelson

Learn how to start and run your own business

  • Feb 21, 2020

Nelson ArtWalk seeking submissions

You have until April 17 to submit your application

  • Feb 21, 2020
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Shelter Point Distillery

Tom Thomson Centennial Swim coming to Touchstones

Victoria artist Paul Walde brings multimedia event to Nelson

  • Feb 21, 2020

Nelson Hydro relocates two osprey nests in Harrop

An environmental specialist assisted with the move

  • Feb 21, 2020

Hiromoto Ida presents Birthday Present for Myself

The dancer-actor-choreographer partners with Allison Girvan for a story about an old man’s last day

  • Feb 20, 2020

Salmo ski night will raise money for Columbia River Field School

Event starts at 5:30 Friday

  • Feb 20, 2020

Fundraising campaign launched as the Nelson Women’s Centre moves forward

The organization needs to make up a $40,000 deficit

  • Feb 19, 2020

Stroke survivors lean on each other in Nelson

‘I’ve learned more about strokes from being in the group than I did from anyone else’

1920: The Nasookin gets stuck on a sandbar

News from a century ago compiled by Greg Scott

  • Feb 14, 2020

CHECK THIS OUT: What Milly did to make the world a better place

Library columnist Avi Silberstein on the legacy of Milly Zantow

  • Feb 13, 2020

Allison Girvan’s youth choirs Corazón and Lalin to sing in-the-round concerts Feb. 22 and 23

Touchstones performances are entitled 45/360: forty-five singers, three hundred and sixty degrees

  • Feb 13, 2020

Meet one of B.C.’s instructors in CPR and first aid for dogs

Paramedic teaches Dogsafe Canine First Aid to pet owners and people who run dog businesses

Polka Dot Dragon Lantern Festival transforms beach into coral reef

The event was held last weekend at Taghum Beach

  • Feb 12, 2020

80,000 reasons to support the food bank

Supporting your local food bank couldn’t be easier

Family friendly party at Cottonwood Lake on Saturday

Preservation society wants to thank the public, and will make a special announcement

  • Feb 11, 2020

PLACE NAMES: Kootenay(s)

How the Kootenay became the Kootenays is complicated and often confusing

Polka Dot Dragon Lantern Festival this Saturday at Taghum Beach

The sixth annual event features eclectic art and music

  • Feb 5, 2020

RED, Whitewater bring skiers together in season of love

‘Skied-Dating’ gives lonely skiers a chance to get out of the singles’ lane

  • Feb 5, 2020

Anne DeGrace’s next chapter

The Nelson Public Library’s biggest cheerleader considers life away from the stacks