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QUIZ: How Irish are you?

Take our St. Patrick’s Day quiz and put your knowledge to the test.

Video: Meet Pacu, the Shuswap’s largest and oldest pet fish

Relative of the piranha draws new visitors every year

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Nelson hosts the 2019 Robot Games
Nelson high school students solve a murder mystery using DNA
Trafalgar flash mob
Kootenay Kiltie Pipe Band turns 100

SIP Talks return to highlight dynamic Kootenay women

Seven women will speak about their experiences at this year’s event

  • Mar 16, 2019

Astronaut’s visit uplifts B.C. community still reeling from wildfires

Chris Hadfield joins field-research team in Telegraph Creek

CHECK THIS OUT: Canada Reads is more curling than hockey

Anne DeGrace tackles the gamesmanship behind Canada Reads

  • Mar 15, 2019

VIDEO: Trafalgar students mob Baker Street to show off dance moves

The Grade 6 students performed Thursday morning

  • Mar 14, 2019

Pineapple Man limbos into the sunset

Radio host Andreas Pittinger’s tropical persona hid his struggles with depression and alcoholism

VIDEO: Guided snowshoe walks in Mount Revelstoke National Park

It takes a forest to raise a tree

  • Mar 13, 2019

1919: Police seek horse-stealing teens

Greg Scott brings us five Nelson Daily News stories from a century ago

  • Mar 11, 2019

Camera club seeks submissions for West Kootenay show

Deadline for entries is April 25 and judging for the annual show will take place shortly after

  • Mar 6, 2019

Stolen hamburger returned to B.C. restaurant with side of shame

Misunderstanding leads to removal of sizable ornamental sandwich

B.C. First Nations youth ready to sing during International Women’s Day

Group requested to peform their song ‘Worthy’ during New Westminster event

CHECK THIS OUT: The perennial threat of books

Anne DeGrace writes about the history of books being challenged by censors

  • Mar 1, 2019

LVR, Nordic club team up for affordable housing

The groups will host a loppet on March 16

  • Mar 1, 2019

Hungarian classical singer Noémi Kiss: Argenta is home now

The unlikely love story of an artist who has raised the musical bar in the West Kootenay

Nelson police officers, emergency responders travel to San Diego for special training

The training focuses on life-saving techniques

  • Feb 28, 2019

1969: Mike Laughton has career night against Montreal

Greg Scott brings us four stories from 50 years ago in the Nelson Daily News archives

  • Feb 28, 2019

Coldest Night of the Year raises $40,000 in Nelson

Saturday’s event surpassed the fundraising goal of $35,000

Lucas Myers presents Roof, a comedy about how to be a good person

The one-man show runs March 8 and 9 at the Capitol Theatre