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Wanted man eludes arrest in Beasley

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

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West Kootenay ski hills could see impact of El Nino this winter

The weather phenomenon brings slightly milder temperatures to the area

COLUMN: The People’s Party of Canada arrives in the Kootenays

‘The Conservative Party of Canada walked away from us,’ says organizer of Kootenay-Columbia and South Okanagan-West Kootenay riding associations

Youth Centre to take over operation of Nelson parkade

Project will provide youth employment

  • Nov 29, 2018

Nelson audience hears troubling story of violence and forgiveness

Shannon Moroney is the author of Through the Glass and a prominent speaker on restorative justice

Regional district seeks input on proposed cannabis cultivation rules

Residents will be asked to comment on proposed land-use bylaws for the RDCK

New immigrant falls victim to Nelson rental scam

Saurabh Modi was taken for over $3,300

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Drivers beware: heavy snowfall warning for mountain passes

Prolonged snowfall to dump up to 30 cm on upper elevations

Nelson police, fire rescue dog at Lakeside Park

The dog was trapped in the water while tied to an anchored boat

Nelson youth and seniors reflect on cross-generational book project

‘I thought it would be boring but it was way cooler than I thought it would be’

Study confirms lack of childcare spaces in Castlegar-to-Nelson corridor

Regional district study proposes using community halls as daycare centres

MP Wayne Stetski officially nominated as NDP candidate for Kootenay-Columbia riding

The federal election is coming up next October

  • Nov 22, 2018

Hunters fined $14,000 for illegal harvesting

Guns, carcasses seized after two bighorn sheep killed out of season on mining property

Nelson considers amnesty on parking fines

Drivers with backlogged fines would have until January to apply

Columbia Basin Trust announces grant for technology upgrades

The deadline for organizations to apply is Dec. 17

Police seek witnesses to fatal weekend accident

Wayne Kernachan was struck by a vehicle while responding to an accident