Powwow celebrates First Nations youth and culture

Approximately 2,000 youth and adults participated in the School District 8 event

  • Jun 21, 2019

Three times the love: Identical triplets return home to Nelson

Katherine van der Veen gave birth to Ainsley, Olivia and Abigail last month

Nelson woman celebrated for achievement in literacy

Paulina Mason was honoured by the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy

Nelson and District Youth Centre Renos
Nelson International Mural Festival: mural artist Jean Paul Langlois
Oxygen Art Centre Kids' Summer Art Camp
James and the Giant Peach

Mural designed by Grade 5 student painted at credit union

L’Ècole Sentiers-Alpins’ Emily Horn and local artist Isabelle Houde finished the mural last week

PHOTOS: L.V. Rogers sends off its grad class

Check out our pictures of the festivities

Screen, song, and the power of words

Anne DeGrace on the delights of the upcoming Elephant Mountain Literary Festival

  • Jun 14, 2019

Trafalgar students wow school board officials

Students made a cake replica of the school

  • Jun 14, 2019

Family Fishing Weekend marks 20th anniversary

Event planned at Cottonwood Lake on Sunday

  • Jun 13, 2019

‘Eat vegetables’ among advice given from ages 4 to 90 in B.C. students’ video

‘Character Matters’ project produced by Grade 6 students in Abbotsford

Kozmo Sammartino wins June Lythgoe Scholarship

The scholarship provides a semi-annual $1,000 to further the studies of West Kootenay music students

  • Jun 11, 2019

Salmo music students win provincial digital media competition

Bailey McNeil, Shayde Oswald, and Darius Weeden were in Vancouver to receive the award

  • Jun 10, 2019

West Kootenay cadets recognized for excellence

Castlegar, Nelson and Trail cadets join forces for Annual Ceremonial Review

CHECK THIS OUT: Something definitely worth the exercise

Anne DeGrace writes about the Nelson Public Library’s upcoming blanket exercise

  • Jun 9, 2019

Grants available for West Kootenay youth-led projects

Up to $15,000 available in Nelson and area

  • Jun 8, 2019

Author to speak on forgiveness to Slocan Valley audiences

Kogawa on tour as part of Convergence writer’s festival

  • Jun 7, 2019

Blanket Exercise comes to Nelson Public Library

Indigenous educator Toni Appleby and elder Donna Wright will run an event June 21

  • Jun 7, 2019

COLUMN: Cougar aware isn’t the same as bear aware

Dave White writes about what to do in the case of a cougar encounter

  • Jun 6, 2019

Map tracks GPS-equipped bald eagles throughout B.C.

Residents are able to get a glimpse into the daily life of a bald eagle

Nelson ALS walk raises over $25,000

Over 70 walkers took part at the 18th annual event

  • Jun 6, 2019

Time capsule found in wall of White Rock church slated for demolition

‘Opportunity to say goodbye to First United’ set for Sunday