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Site C dam decision ‘tough’ for Mungall

Michelle Mungall and the B.C. government gave the green light to the Peace River project.

  • Dec 12th, 2017

Former Nelsonite stops attack on Muslim woman

Jake Taylor intervened in a violent incident on Skytrain

Columbia River Treaty to be renegotiated in early 2018

News came in a Tweet from the U.S. Department of State

PHOTOS: Whitewater opens season in style

On Friday Whitewater opened for the 2017/2018 winter season — the stoke was real

Henman family releases CD

Nelson actor, singer and director Pat Henman isn’t the only talented musician in the family.

  • Dec 9th, 2017

Nelson plans sewer and water rate increases for 2018

The increase will amount to $18.00 per year for a single family dwelling

Experienced defence expected on Canada's junior hockey team
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Me Too At Work: Sexual assault and harassment in the B.C. workplace
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Scorpion-infused tequila, hammers and knives: what not to bring on an airplane
    B.C. to end geographic area rent increases, close fixed-term lease loopholes

      Nelson council updates banner policy

      The purpose of the banner is to publicize events

      Nelson remembers victims of gender violence

      The B.C. government announced $112,280 in additional funding to local women organizations

      Blackmore set to launch charter challenge

      Bountiful polygamist leader back in Cranbrook Supreme Court next week.

      Winlaw animal sanctuary investigated

      Cici Life Farm Sanctuary is being scrutinized for transporting two injured bull calves

      Nakusp agencies to address local housing crisis

      Affordable, supported housing projects may break ground in 2018

      Nelson to place moratorium on recreational pot businesses

      City will consult the public about cannabis rules

      New editor at the Star

      Gary Poignant comes to Nelson after 30 years in Edmonton

      Nelson Fentanyl Task Force hosts provincial expert

      Last Thursday the Fentanyl Task Force hosted Dr. Mark Tyndall at the Prestige

      Nelson to get 15 new child-care spaces

      Province will spend $33 million on 103 projects in 52 communities

      Report: Nelson’s residential care facilities under-performing

      Jubilee Manor and Mountain Lake Seniors Community were included in a provincial survey of facilities

      Kelowna West voters to pick Christy Clark’s replacement in February

      Premier John Horgan says while no date yet, he will call the byelection in early January.

      Heated exchanges highlight fourth B.C. Liberal leadership debate

      Feisty moments as the six candidates square off in Kelowna Saturday

      Seniors picket Mungall’s office for home care funding

      On Tuesday about 15 seniors gathered to have their voices heard

      Census: Nelson’s unemployment rate higher than national average

      The latest stats were released Wednesday following last year’s census