Community

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

PLACE NAMES: Nelson neighbourhoods, Part 5

Nelson city limits expanded 10 times after incorporation

Nelson Nordic Ski Club hosts third annual Pumpkin Hunt

The event runs Sunday, Oct. 27, at Apex

  • Oct 24, 2019
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Metis Week in Nelson
L.V. Rogers raises money for the Terry Fox Foundation
How much to spend on a baby shower gift
Does your dog hate wearing a Halloween costume?

Kootenay Rhythm Dragons get a helping hand moving boat

The 800-pound boat was moved out of the water for repairs

  • Oct 23, 2019

VIDEO: L.V. Rogers staff get new looks

The school met its Terry Fox fundraising goal, which also met a change in style for several staff

Trick or tree! Nelson teen raises Halloween money for tree planting

Gala Snir Shaool might stop by your house on Halloween night

Local artist supports Women’s Centre with exhibit

Matty Kakes has pieces available at Kootenay Coop

  • Oct 22, 2019

PLACE NAMES: More Nelson neighbourhoods

A Depression-era squatter’s camp became Cottonwood City

1919: Prince of Wales, governor general visit Nelson

Greg Scott on events in Nelson a century ago

  • Oct 18, 2019

COLUMN: Library’s Voting 101 session puts election in new light

Anne DeGrace describes a library discussion last week that aimed to “de-spin” the election

  • Oct 17, 2019

COLUMN: The ups and downs of electric vehicles

Three Nelson city councillors set out to get to Vancouver from Nelson in an electric car

  • Oct 17, 2019

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Nelson musical explores chess, women’s emancipation, a love triangle and the Cold War

Chess: The Musical run Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Capitol Theatre

Books for Kids campaign aiming for $30,000

The fundraising is for free books and literacy programs for thousands of children

  • Oct 12, 2019

PLACE NAMES: More Nelson neighbourhoods

Parklands among lost Nelson neighbourhood names

Nelson Covenant Church donates $10K to School District 8

The money will assist families in paying school fees

  • Oct 10, 2019

Nelson hosts award-winning speaker with life-limiting illness

SickBoy podcast host speaks at The Civic Theatre Oct. 19

  • Oct 10, 2019

More Nelson restaurants for change this year

Five restaurants are participating in an event to support the Nelson Community Food Centre

  • Oct 10, 2019

Fall burning period approved by Nelson Fire and Rescue

Residents can burn non-compostable wood debris with a permit

  • Oct 10, 2019

COLUMN: Help decide Growler award Thursday night at The Civic

Craft Brews of the Columbia Basin 2019 screens in Nelson

  • Oct 9, 2019