Community

Student’s design chosen for credit union mural

Emily Horn’s illustration will be painted as a mural

  • Jun 1, 2019

Nyle Mulkey Chose Foundation holds second fundraiser

Nyle Mulkey Chose died in a 2017 accident

  • Jun 1, 2019

Shambhala Music Festival recruitment efforts underway

The next job fair is set for June 6

  • May 31, 2019
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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

Hidden Creek artist’s residency looking for applications

Artists from Nelson, Area E and F should apply before June 7

  • May 30, 2019

Green New Deal meetings come to the Kootenays

Public invited to share their ideas on how society, economy has to adapt to climate change

National Peony Show coming to Castlegar

The event will take place June 20-23.

Richard Hill’s bird photographs at the Nelson library

‘Big and Small: Birds Found in the West Kootenay’ is on display through June

  • May 26, 2019

Energy efficiency session at the Nelson Public Library

Nelson Hydro customers who are seniors are now eligible for free weatherization upgrades

  • May 25, 2019

Local Parachutes for the Planet visit B.C. Legislature

Nelson students made parachutes to push for climate change action

  • May 25, 2019

DATELINE 1969: Narcotics seminar hears call for drug law reform

Greg Scott digs into the Nelson Daily News archives

  • May 24, 2019

Kootenay Co-op Radio calls for support to avoid deficit

The annual funding drive is important to the station’s financial health

  • May 24, 2019

CHECK THIS OUT: Enquiring minds want to know

Anne DeGrace writes about the diverse reasons people use the library

  • May 24, 2019

GALLERY: First responders in Fernie return baby owl to its nest

The baby owl’s inability to fly back to its nest prompted a rescue by first responders

New Nelson at its Best initiative offers connections for parents

U-Time Cafés take place every Wednesday at Rosemont School

  • May 23, 2019

Laura Sacks wins Suzy Hamilton Legacy Award

Sacks is the second recipient of the award supporting women environmental activists

  • May 23, 2019

Woman raising funds to save historic Rossland piano

Rare Steinway piano was in Miners Hall for a century, but was headed to the dump

Improve your life and theirs, adopt a cat from the BC SPCA

The BC SPCA holds an adult cat adoption promotion

25 years of Nite Trek for West Kootenay Scouts, Guides

Annual adventure hike is hosted by the 107th Baden Powell Guild

  • May 22, 2019

Procter working to reopen community bakery

The Procter Community Society is fundraising upwards of $100,000 for the project

  • May 20, 2019

KAST receives $15,000 for inclusive programs at Nelson Tech Club

‘These programs will be a perfect introduction to using technology’

  • May 19, 2019