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RDCK calls for reversal of Sinixt extinction

The board opposed a land transfer to the Westbank First Nation this week

  • Nov 17th, 2017

UPDATE: Driver dies when truck plunges off logging road near Caycuse

Fatal incident near Caycuse claims life of man in his 60s

Forecasters promote avalanche safety awareness

Avalanche Canada advising backcountry enthusiasts to get proper training and equipment.

Port Renfrew’s Tall Tree Festival cancelled

One of Vancouver Island’s major music festivals hopes to come back for 2019

UPDATE: Vancouver Island driver killed when logging truck leaves road

TimberWest contractor dies near Caycuse, off the shores of Lake Cowichan

Nelson city council to update banner policy

Council will revisit the wording of the policy at its December meeting

    Health minister says there's no easy solution to opioid crisis
    • 6 hours ago
    Double-decker buses to hit Metro Vancouver roads next week
    • 11 hours ago
    Angelina Jolie calls for more action in fighting sexual violence

      Protection service officer at Cowichan Hospital gets award for handling man with knife

      Charles Kraeling honoured for his heroic actions at the health facility during an incident in July.

      Meteorite fragments found near Crawford Bay

      The pieces came from the fireball that exploded over Kootenay Lake in September

      VIDEO: Camera records brazen daylight theft of parcel

      Langley family releases surveillance footage to alert others

      Nelson honours veterans on Remembrance Day

      About 200 people gathered at Nelson’s cenotaph on Saturday to pay their respects to Canada’s veterans

      • Nov 11th, 2017

      Nelson’s Fentanyl Task Force plans community conversation

      Nov. 22 discussion features health care professionals, emergency responders, and community leaders

      • Nov 11th, 2017

      Nelson Landing development for sale

      There has been no activity on the site since 2016

      Witness in Victoria court case admits to previous killings

      The man was a paid agent of the RCMP, who say they had no evidence to back up the confessions

      Constitutional challenge in polygamy case delayed

      Legal process for fundamentalist Mormon leader found guilty of polygamy grinds to a halt.

      Nelson: an age-friendly community?

      Nelson plans to build accessibility for seniors into all planning documents

      South Nelson unveils outdoor classroom

      Innovative new playground was years in the works

      Kerr Apartments site for sale

      The vacant lot is going for $1.2 million

      Jumbo resort consultants willing to work with Ktunaxa

      Despite court ruling, project in standstill as proponents deal with government oversight

      Team B.C. undefeated at U18 women’s hockey nationals

      Okanagan players contributing to team’s success against the country’s best hockey players

      BREAKING: Supreme Court of Canada dismisses Ktunaxa Jumbo resort appeal

      Ktunaxa argued the area around a proposed ski resort carries significant spiritual meaning