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B.C. senior care improving, but most far below staffing target

Seniors Advocate finds 15% met care hours standard last year, up from 9%

Interior Health issues overdose alert for region

IH is urging residents who are using or considering using drugs to reconsider in the wake of a recent increase in suspected drug overdose deaths

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Nichola Lytle and the Children's Healing Experience Project (2)
VIDEO: Protesters rally for affordable housing ahead of B.C. budget
Rare sperm whale spotted in B.C. coastal waters
Boushie's family say they have little faith in justice system

Joint replacement surgeries resume at Trail hospital

Increased infections put elective hip and knee surgeries on hold in December

B.C. appeals Sinixt hunting case again

The government has applied to the B.C. Court of Appeal after losing at the B.C. Supreme Court

Two Invermere athletes off to Olympics

Manny Osborne-Paradis and Ben Thomsen to represent Canada in alpine skiing

Langley man named deputy BC Conservative leader

Ran for party in 2017

  • Jan 29th, 2018

Groups pitch 2018 budgets to council

Visitor Centre asks for first increase in ten years

Nelson’s dementia caregiver support group: learning to let go

Looking after a loved one with dementia takes an emotional toll

Province approves mine near Canal Flats

Project is expected to mine 400,000 tonnes of gypsum over 43 years.

Nelson holds open house on laneway housing

About 85 people attended an open house on Tuesday to discuss changes to the city’s policies

Logging: who decides what (and how) to cut?

The BC government is reviewing the “professional reliance” model

Castlegar homicide victim ID’d

The victim was 38-year-old Jordan Workman of Castlegar, B.C.

Videos of Nelson council meetings now online

Meetings will be live streamed and linked to the online agenda

Cops investigate crime spree link

Two suspects arrested in Grand Forks

Nelson bumps up cost of east Blewett fire service

The 20 per cent increase will amount to approximately $56 per year for a $400,000 home

Campbell River fire crews rescue two seniors trapped by mudslide, four homes evacuated

Residents were safely removed from the house and are now staying with family

  • Jan 21st, 2018

CBT to provide 100 new child care spaces

Nelson Waldorf School is also getting money for a roof

  • Jan 22nd, 2018

Judgment reserved in Nakusp school sex trial

Trial concluded today with lawyer’s summations