Community

Motherwise program seeks community support for new moms

We know that one in seven women in our communities is experiencing postpartum depression.

  • Dec 21st, 2017

Safety tips to prepare for winter storm season

Most areas of British Columbia have already seen their first snow of the season

  • Dec 21st, 2017

Lions Club lends a hand

$1,500 donated by service club

  • Dec 20th, 2017
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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

PHOTOS: Kootenay Jewish community gathers to celebrate Hanukkah

The event brought together about 40 community members at Bigby Place

COLUMN: Expansion was on the horizon in 1967

Downtown Nelson was looking at a bold new plan

  • Dec 20th, 2017

Reel Adventures

The Fishing Report

  • Dec 18th, 2017

Sixteen West Kootenay social projects to receive $1 million

Columbia Basin Trust announces its most recent Social Grants recipients

  • Dec 18th, 2017

PHOTOS: Nelson Riding Club canters into Christmas

The club held its annual holiday event Saturday

Special citation for cultural icon

Stephanie Fischer is ‘a true friend’ of Nelson

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Readers light up social media over Christmas lights

Star website and Facebook page flooded with comments

PART I: How Prince Rupert schools teach Indigenous language to hundreds of students

A multimedia series with videos and photos from children’s Sm’algyax classes on B.C.’s North Coast

PHOTOS: CP holiday train stops in Nelson

On Tuesday the CP holiday train made its 19th annual stop in Nelson

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Selkirk College digs in for audit of campus cafeteria waste

“We wanted to determine whether recyclable or compostable materials were being put in the garbage.”

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Selkirk College Pilots SPECTRUM, a Lifespan Autism resources and training course

Autism touches many people and families.

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Sophisticated scheme helps tech support scammers bilk millions

Thieves are using sophisticated ads and carefully crafted sales techniques to scare consumers.

  • Dec 14th, 2017

Columnist, dance instructor honoured by city

A Nelson Star columnist and a creative dance leader receive awards

  • Dec 13th, 2017

Nelson’s SEEDS to move from Lakeside Park

New gardening location will be at Seventh Street Park

Fernie to have skating by Christmas

Fernie’s new outdoor rink is tentatively set to open for skating on December 20.

Poverty the featured topic at artistic event

Artists to perform at event organized by Nelson at its Best

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Grease auditions set for the Capitol

Black productions is bringing 50s musical to town.

  • Dec 11th, 2017