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Nelson counsellor works online with university students in central Asia during pandemic

Robin Higgins is home from her job in Tajikistan because of COVID-19

Nelson counsellor works online with university students in central Asia during pandemic

Robin Higgins is home from her job in Tajikistan because of COVID-19

School District announces Rick Hansen Foundation difference-maker award winners

Creston student Alexis Folk and Nelson teacher Chris Mieske recognized by the Rick Hansen Foundation

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Berlin zoo pandas celebrate their first birthday
Miss Canada 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020

VIDEO: Nelson grandmothers on virtual walk across South Africa

Grans to Grans are raising money for African grandmothers

Join Kootenay family in virtual walk for Ronald McDonald House

“We always described it as our oasis in the middle of the desert,” Brigitte Ady shares.

QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

Father’s Day Walk Run for prostate cancer will be virtual event this year throughout B.C.

The annual fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC has brought in $2.5 million since 1999

Retiring staff feted by School District 8

Teachers, custodians and staff were honoured Thursday

Join Canadians in a virtual walk for Alzheimer’s

The online event goes May 31

  • May 27, 2020

COLUMN: Contagion, kindness, and the importance of libraries

While the pandemic has been challenging, it has also made people reconnect with the library

  • May 27, 2020

Joanne Siderius wins 2020 Suzy Hamilton Legacy Award

The award is presented annually to a female-identified environmental activist in the West Kootenay

Pop-up drive-in theatre shows Only In Nelson

The event was a collaboration between the Civic Theatre and Kootenay Co-op Radio

GREG SCOTT: Pulp mill proposed for Procter area

In 1970, a new airline service began to serve Nelson three days a week

  • May 24, 2020

QUIZ: Crowds and solitude

As COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed, here’s a quiz about crowded places and isolation

COLUMN: Preparing to bring back the library buzz

Nelson library board chair Anni Holtby discusses plans to expand services

  • May 21, 2020

COLUMN: Business as usual for Nelson wildlife during pandemic

The common demoninators for human-wildlife conflicts: attractants and shelter

  • May 21, 2020

Nelson Community Food Centre finds ways to connect

In light of the pandemic, the food centre is concentrating its efforts on its good food bank

VIDEO: Car collectors come out in droves for drive through Fort Langley

A ‘spontaneous’ drive replaces annual May Day Parade, surprising village residents and shoppers alike