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Nelson Alzheimer’s Walk goes Sunday

Cheryl Maglio-Foote is this year’s honouree

  • May 1, 2019

Kathryn McCooeye joins Nelson Women’s Centre as co-executive director

McCooeye is an Elder raised in the Gitksan culture

  • May 1, 2019

Children’s author Marty Chan offers free talk at Nelson Library

Chan will give advice on writing for kids

  • Apr 28, 2019
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Young directors learn how to make Super 8 films
Duke of Edinburgh Awards 2019
Victoria's serene waterfront
Family of four orcas near Vancouver Island

CHECK THIS OUT: Palaces for the people

Anne DeGrace writes about the importance of libraries as social infrastructure

  • Apr 28, 2019

Historic Nakusp church to close permanently on Sunday

Everyone welcome to attend St. Mark’s deconsecration ceremony

Wildsight to host public forum on private land logging

The forum is Wednesday at the Nelson Rod and Gun Club

  • Apr 27, 2019

Tread lightly when making comments to moms-to-be

We can cause anxiety, fear and worry with even well-intentioned interactions

  • Apr 27, 2019

Low Lions Club membership could lead to event cancellations

The club’s Canada Day pancake breakfast may be scrapped

Selkirk College valedictorians set for Class of 2019 send-off

Patrick Zubick and Emma Cuell are this year’s valedictorians

  • Apr 25, 2019

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

PHOTOS: Nelson kids clean up Easter mess

Coloured eggs were strewn across Lakeside Park

  • Apr 23, 2019

PHOTOS: Nelson goes green for Earth Day

Environment friendly initiatives were promoted at the annual event

Trades training sets students up on career paths early

Local cooking students participated in the Youth Train in Trades program

  • Apr 22, 2019

VIDEO: Nelson students paint Parachutes for the Planet

The youth-led initiative lobbies governments for climate change action

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

DanceFusion brings dads and daughters to the stage

Thirty-one fathers and daughters participate in a dance that is goofy, sentimental, and at times very funky.

  • Apr 18, 2019

Music and meditation event coming to Moving Centre

Immersive musical journey features Celtic/Chinese harpist Eily Aurora and multi-instrumentalist Evan Freeman

  • Apr 18, 2019

VIDEO: Robot rumble at Selkirk College

Kids from all around the Kootenays competed in the 7th annual RobotGames Saturday