Local News

COLUMN: Help decide Growler award Thursday night at The Civic

Craft Brews of the Columbia Basin 2019 screens in Nelson

  • Oct 9, 2019

Kootenay Lake ferry labour dispute goes public

Western Pacific Marine criticized the union in a statement

Kootenay-Columbia reverse forum
Selkirk College opens new Silver King campus
Alberta teen convicted in shooting of German tourist west of Calgary
Female spacewalking team makes history

Kootenay-Columbia candidates debate climate change

Candidates had little original to say during the two-hour event

Industrial accident at Castlegar’s Celgar pulp mill

No one injured when chip dumper collapsed; investigation underway

RDCK to create evacuation route plans for seven communities

Most are communities with only one access point

Nelson Hydro customers warned of phone scam

The scam threatens service disconnection

Kootenay residents rally in support of ferry workers

Residents from the East and West Shore of Kootenay Lake are taking part in a “unity sailing” and rally at the ferry landings in Balfour and Kootenay Bay starting at 3 p.m. on Oct. 4.

Nakusp attempted “abduction” of student — maybe not?

Police find woman at centre of search, after investigation say no crime was committed

COLUMN: Channel your inner squirrel at the library

Anne DeGrace explains how the library is getting you ready for the winter

  • Oct 4, 2019

‘Unprecedented’ downturn in coal results in uncertainties for Teck

Company says downturn could result in hiring freeze, projects halted, equipment parked, jobs lost

Nelson to remove invasive knotweed

Treatment will involve spot-application of a non-glyphosate herbicide by a licensed contractor

  • Oct 4, 2019

Nakusp cops seek woman after attempted abduction

Four NSS students say woman in van approached them, tried to grab one

Fraudster pretending to be Nelson RCMP

A woman claiming to be an officer tried to scam a local resident

Watchdog report chides Interfor, government for logging road slide near Castlegar

Forest Practices Board says both could have done more to monitor and protect environment

Nelson names new emergency co-ordinator

Dave McAllister spent 30 years with the Canadian Armed Forces

  • Oct 2, 2019