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Prepare to sink at the annual Cardboard Kayak Fun Race

The annual event runs Monday at Lakeside Park

  • Jul 30, 2019

PHOTOS: Circus performers wow crowd at MarketFest

Discovery Circus put on a show during the popular event

COLUMN: Making the case for increased library funding

The Nelson library’s Anne DeGrace on affordability, opportunity, social inclusion and reconciliation.

  • Jul 27, 2019
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Intergenerational Breakfast
'No more papier mache dog:' Mac the Moose gets his bigger rack
Shelter Point Distillery
Shelter Point Distillery

VIDEO: Black Press Media presents its Miss BC 2019 documentary

The 17th annual pageant was held June 29-July 1 in Fort Langley

COLUMN: Nelson in July, 1969: walkout at Kootenay Forest Products, flash floods, and a midsummer festival

Greg Scott offers excerpts from the Nelson Daily News 50 years ago

  • Jul 26, 2019

You be the artist during ArtWalk’s second opening night

The second opening for the 31st annual Nelson ArtWalk is Saturday.

  • Jul 25, 2019

VIDEO: Nelson kids create summer camp mural

Oxygen Art Centre hosted a dozen children, instructed by Amber Santos

B.C. breast cancer survivor to help others with cost of removing lymphoma-linked implants

Artist’s widow to use proceeds from late husband’s painting to help fund explants not covered by MSP

Countdown starts to 2020 BC Summer Games

Two flags unveiled at Maple Ridge city hall.

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

School District 8 names new international principal

Jann Schmidt has been an educator for 26 years

  • Jul 19, 2019

IODE and Kootenay Emergency Response celebrate partnership

IODE has pledged $30,000 to KERPA over the next three years

  • Jul 18, 2019

Kootenay Co-op adopts sensory friendly shopping

The new quiet hours run Sunday evenings 7:30 to 9 p.m.

VIDEO: Human-sized insects and a huge peach take over Nelson’s Capitol Theatre stage

Summer youth production James and the Giant Peach runs July 25 to 27

Gospel Music Festival comes to Castlegar

Gilles Parenteau is this year’s headline artist.

  • Jul 12, 2019

COLUMN: Let the Festival begin!

The Elephant Mountain Literary Festival runs this weekend, July 11 to 14

  • Jul 11, 2019

Totem Talks wildlife series at Touchstones with wildlife technician Toni Appleby

Series has been a big hit with adults and kids alike

  • Jul 10, 2019

Rayya Liebich wins Richard Carver Award

Liebich will be honoured Saturday at Hume Hotel

  • Jul 9, 2019

Extinction Rebellion holds flash flock at Lakeside Park

‘A reminder about the climate emergency’

  • Jul 6, 2019

CHECK THIS OUT: Got summer? Your library does!

Anne DeGrace writes about how the library can fit into your summer plans

  • Jul 5, 2019