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Over $25,000 raised for Columbia Basin literacy

Success for 2018 Books for Kids campaign

  • Dec 11, 2018

West Kootenay highways a mess as heavy snowfall continues

‘Roads are very icy, people have to be patient and have to slow down’

Nelson to allow marijuana dispensaries to operate into new year

Medical cannabis dispensaries won’t be penalized for operating until their recreational applications are heard

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Nelson Leafs, regional district plan full-time hazardous waste recycling depot

City requires flood-mitigation plan before one-year trial can begin

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Climbing group launches fundraiser for Castlegar cliffs

TAWKROC wants to raise $60,000 to purchase the property from the owners

  • Dec 8, 2018

Wanted man captured by Trail RCMP

Ishmani Baker was arrested at a rural property on Columbia Gardens Road

Agreement brings Ktunaxa closer to treaty with province, feds

Memorandum of Understanding to advance treaty negotiations for all three parties

Nelson Legion to sell its building to tech company

Traction on Demand will purchase the building while the Legion will lease space

Civic Theatre suffers financial loss of nearly $14,000

The theatre made the loss public at its annual general meeting

Nelson council offers amnesty for $50 parking fines

Reduced fine of $15 includes $5 contribution to infrastructure for biking and walking

RDCK negotiating with logging company about Cottonwood Lake forest

Nelson and nearby rural areas would borrow to purchase land from Nelson Land Corporation

Procedure for Nelson council pay increases to be reviewed

Decision will not change council and mayor pay levels increased by previous council

Wildfire pump stolen in Nelson

Police are investigating a rash of thefts over the last few days

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

The public is invited to comment on the changes until Jan. 11, 2019.

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

Wanted man eludes arrest in Beasley

Ishmani Baker, 21, is wanted on several counts in northern BC

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Weekly news roundup for Dec. 3, 2018