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Great day for MS Walk

Great day for MS Walk

Participants in the annual Scotiabank MS Walk were blessed with great weather Sunday at Lakeside Park and raised over $27,000. It's the largest fundraiser of the year for the West Kootenay Chapter of the MS Society.

Waldorf walks on wild side

If you see a grizzly bear charging down Hall Street on Friday, don’t be alarmed... it’s just the students from the Nelson Waldorf School celebrating Earth Month.

Annie's Boutique supports BC Children's Hospital Jeans Day

Circle Thursday, April 28 on your calendar as it is Jeans Day.

Trust seeks advisory committee members

Residents interested in providing advice to the Columbia Basin Trust on delivering benefits to the region are invited to apply for volunteer positions on the Trust’s core social, economic and environmental advisory committees.

Students get to decide who they want for MP

The student vote of 2011 will be happening tomorrow at LVR along with many other schools from across the country.
Gardeners celebrate 10 years of local agricultural know-how in Nelson

Gardeners celebrate 10 years of local agricultural know-how in Nelson

Get out the rake and hoe, it’s time to celebrate 10 years of local gardening expertise at the 10th Annual Nelson Garden Festival Saturday, May 7, in downtown Nelson.

Local Lions hold walk to support dog guide program

Nelson Lions Club is hosting the Lions Foundation of Canada Walk for Dog Guides this Saturday. Registration starts at 9 a.m. at the gazebo near the Prestige Lakeside Resort.
New Slocan Valley fire truck inaugurated

New Slocan Valley fire truck inaugurated

The Crescent Valley fire department christened its newest addition last week: a tanker-tender with one-third larger capacity than the usual standard.
Selkirk College honors Dooley, Adams

Selkirk College honors Dooley, Adams

Nelson mayor John Dooley and former Whitewater resort owner Mike Adams are recipients of an honorary diploma and distinguished alumni award respectively from Selkirk College.
Because we CARES

Because we CARES

The Nelson CARES Society dropped by the Nelson Star office on Wednesday with a gift basket to thank the paper for its continued support