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New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

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Nelson hosts the 2019 Robot Games
Nelson high school students solve a murder mystery using DNA
Trafalgar flash mob
Kootenay Kiltie Pipe Band turns 100

Nelson mural festival calls for 2019 artists and walls

Deadline for applications is Jan. 31

  • Jan 3, 2019

VIDEO: Chill out Nelson, 2019 is here

Nelson splashed into the new year with the annual Polar Bear Swim

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Bosom buddies: milk sharing group connects Kootenays

Moms use social media to trade breastmilk; Facebook group helping women unable to breastfeed

Kootenay firefighters exposed

Fire department releases steamy calendar to raise funds for women’s resource centre

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Container collector Cowboy Jim calls it a day

James Hamilton has been a fixture on Nelson’s streets for 14 years

Nelson gives special citation to Pat Henman

Singer, actor and director has enhanced the cultural life of Nelson

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online

Trafalgar students build home for sanctuary horse

Grade 8 students collaborated on a project with a local farm sanctuary

Coffee card donations return at Wait’s News

The program supplied over 200 cards last year

  • Dec 13, 2018

Annual Polar Bear Swim set for Jan. 1

The event is organized by Kootenay Co-op Radio

  • Dec 13, 2018

Coldest Night of the Year walk set for Feb. 23

The annual event raises money for Nelson CARES ‘Ready for Home’ program

  • Dec 13, 2018

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Over $25,000 raised for Columbia Basin literacy

Success for 2018 Books for Kids campaign

  • Dec 11, 2018

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Nelson in 1918: Christmas shopping starts early due to Spanish flu epidemic

Greg Scott brings us highlights from Nelson Daily news from December, 2018

  • Dec 7, 2018