Purple poppies to remember animals of war

An eight-year-old girl from Kamloops is selling poppies, worn to remembers animals of war

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. cat loves paddleboarding

Cat owner JD Batbatan hopes his videos inspire people to get outside and enjoy the beauty of the Okanagan.

97-year-old B.C. veteran proudly displays 100-year-old Union Jack

Roy Shopland inherited the flag his mom brought to Canada when she emigrated from England in 1918.

Cold water enthusiasts
2019 Polar Bear Swim
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

Hume principal recognized for outdoor classroom

Janene Stein’s work at Redfish Elementary earned her the award

Touchstones museum receives Greyhound memorabilia

Depot seats, photographs and other items are being added to the collection

  • Nov 3, 2018

VIDEO: Moms Gone Wild thrill Canucks crowd

Members perform flash-mob Thriller routine at Rogers Arena on Halloween night

  • Nov 1, 2018

Garden help for seniors at Hospice Society workathon

Twenty workers helped out 17 seniors at weekend event

CHECK THIS OUT: The anti-quagmire solution

Anne DeGrace is the Adult Services Co-ordinator at the Nelson Public Library. Check This Out runs every other week.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Castlegar man finds kidney donor in co-worker

After he found about Jeff Beck’s need, the universe began talking to Andre Boruck

Youth centre mural unveiled

A new painting on the Nelson and District Youth Centre was created by five local youth artists.

Author Lorinda Stewart to speak about daughter’s kidnapping

Mother of abducted freelance journalist Amanda Lindhout will discuss her book One Day Closer

  • Oct 26, 2018

Rossland woman helps make trick-or-treating accessible to every child

The teal pumpkin is a welcome sign for families whose kids can’t have candy

Salmo woman in need of third liver transplant

An event Saturday raised $1,500 for Shelby Gielen

  • Oct 23, 2018

Nelson Brewing Company wins award

Hooligan Pilsner won first place at the B.C. Beer Awards

COLUMN: Celebrate the season at Nelson’s Civic Theatre

The Civic Theatre presents a program of Halloween delights

  • Oct 20, 2018

Applications sought for annual Nelson heritage award

Deadline for submissions is Oct. 30.

  • Oct 19, 2018

COLUMN: A book-accumulation primer

From the Nelson Library’s Anne DeGrace…

  • Oct 18, 2018

Openly queer, female priest of B.C. church defying norms

Andrea Brennan serves Fernie at pivotal time in church’s history

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ youth advocate tells Nelson audience

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets