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PHOTOS: Nelson mural festival: ‘a huge act of community’

This year the mural festival became a music festival as well

CHECK THIS OUT: Read B.C.! A roundup of books about our fair province

The Nelson Library’s Anne DeGrace gives us a B.C. Day book list

  • Aug 17, 2019

1919: Nelson doctor drowns in Kootenay Lake saving child

And other news from a century ago in the Nelson Daily News

  • Aug 17, 2019
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Intergenerational Breakfast
'No more papier mache dog:' Mac the Moose gets his bigger rack
Shelter Point Distillery
Shelter Point Distillery

Pregnant Kootenay teachers fight to change compensation rules

Risk to unborn babies not recognized by WorkSafeBC

Nelson singer presents fundraiser for his music education

Journey On: Kozmo Sammartino and Friends in Concert will feature selections from musical theatre

Keep the Beat music fest takes over Lakeside Park Aug. 24

An anonymous donor has pledged to match donations up to $20,000

Kootenay Columbia grad receives scholarship for women in trades

Award in memory of Bev LaPointe, former chair of Kootenay Career Development Society

VIDEO: A Nelson mural about displacement

Muralist Jean Paul Langlois talks about his work in progress at the Nelson Mural Festival

St. Saviour’s receives grant to improve heating system

The $137,000 project is funded by Columbia Basin Trust and Heritage BC

  • Aug 6, 2019

Acclaimed drama explores love and math

Proof, starring Nelson’s Emma Chart, Don Thompson, Quinn Barron, and Sage Cowan, opens Thursday.

  • Aug 5, 2019

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

Stepping Stones asks for summer supplies

The emergency shelter needs camping gear and clothing

Nelson SPCA raising funds for injured cat

Rupert suffered a broken femur after two-storey fall

  • Aug 2, 2019

COLUMN: The Civic Theatre turns seven

Brian May on the past and future of the community theatre

  • Aug 2, 2019

Breastless Friends Forever: How breast cancer brought four women together

They met during chemotherapy. Now they’re inseparable

Buddhist monument unveiled in Slocan

A minister blessed a monument to Japanese-Canadians cremated in the Slocan cemetery

  • Aug 1, 2019

Slocan Valley Historical Society needs help to get its ship together

Fundraising campaign begins to restore Japanese-Canadian fishing boat Merriwake

  • Jul 31, 2019