Community

Nominations open for Nelson’s Citizen of the Year

The deadline for nominations is February 21

  • Jan 25th, 2018

Selkirk College music faculty step out of the classroom

Annual concert Friday at Shambhala hall

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Family Day fun at Granite Pointe

Rotary Club sponsoring three-hour event

  • Jan 24th, 2018
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South Nelson Elementary students sing "Wheat Kings"
No phones allowed in this classroom
2018 Polar Bear Swim
VIDEO: Valentine's Day extra sweet for a just-released shark

Winter feast set for lower Slocan Valley

‘Chance for everyone to get together’

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Living with dying in the Kalein Day Hospice Program

A personal look at death from a support group member

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Remembering the man who carved Nelson’s iconic welcome signs

Art Waldie did the majority of the work on the signs in the 1970s

What’s the Buzz all about?

Creston Concert Society presents the first performance of 2018 Buzz Salutes Gershwin

150 maple leaves at the Nelson Public Library

Unique project by local artist

  • Jan 18th, 2018

150 maple leaves at the Nelson Public Library

Unique project by local artist

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Festival of the Arts invites student applications

The deadline is January 31, with a late fee until February 10

  • Jan 19th, 2018

The book club master

Nelson’s Hazel Mousley takes book clubs to the next level

COLUMN: Of book clubs and bandwagons

Library column

  • Jan 18th, 2018

‘Sing Me a Song’ about B.C. for a chance at $1,000 contest prize

Entries due by March 30 for lieutenant-governor’s British Columbia-themed competition

VIDEO: Elk parade on Vancouver Island is awesome sight

They’re out in force for a morning stroll. Check out some of Youbou’s famous elk.

B.C. husband and wife honoured for saving each other’s lives

Couple presented with Vital Link Awards for quick use of CPR

Christmas bird count: ‘It’s restorative to your soul’

Bird data from small towns aids international wildlife conservation

Kootenay Music Awards set to go, with changes

There will be new categories, a new voting method, and a new venue

School district brings robotics into the classroom

Students and teachers are being introduced to new tech

An ongoing struggle with poverty

Summerland woman relies on regular support from food bank

COLUMN: Greg Scott on Nelson in January, 1918: Dancing at the Hume to an election

January,1918 - From New Year’s Day to an election

  • Jan 11th, 2018