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Police call Appledale death a homicide

But few other details being released

Kayakers capsize in front of Chahko Mika Mall

Nelson Police Department says members of the public helped two kayakers

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Nelson's cardboard kayak race
James and the Giant Peach: the centipede speaks
Fire survival training
Endometriosis sufferer in Nelson B.C. speaks out

Rossland council passes plastic bag ban despite legal questions

Appeal court ruling threw bylaw in limbo, but council voted to move forward

Gospel Music Festival comes to Castlegar

Gilles Parenteau is this year’s headline artist.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Search for missing Salmo motorcyclist called off for the time being

RCMP say no evidence of Cory McKay’s whereabouts was found Thursday

Silverton commits to 100% renewable energy by 2050

The villages joins pledges made by Nelson, New Denver, Rossland and the RDCK

  • Jul 12, 2019

UPDATE: Mayor says plastic-bag ban bylaw will be delayed

Ruling throws bylaw in limbo, but Moore committed to moving forward

ANKORS warns of deadly pills found in West Kootenay

The synthetic cannabinoid AMB-FUBINACA was discovered during drug testing

MP warns of scam after catching Facebook Messenger imposter account

Wayne Stetski issues warning about an imposter messenger account that is using his profile photo

Nelson creates rules for wildfire resistant landscaping and building

New legislation will help to protect residences from fires started by wildfire ember showers

Anti-immigrant backlash confounds Kootenay economic development leader

Terry Van Horn says a program to bring skilled workers to the Kootenays is needed for business

Update: No sign of missing Salmo man

SAR leader reports no trace of Cory McKay was found by Thursday afternoon

Stetski, NDP take feds to task over UN concerns with Alberta national park

UN report outlines concerns over industrial development in Wood Buffalo National Park

Ward Street Place restoration project underway

The 107-year-old building is receiving plenty of work

  • Jul 9, 2019

Fortis cleaning up controversial fire hazard slash near Balfour

Company is not legally required to remove debris from private or Crown land

Severe thunderstorm watch in West Kootenay

Advisory for Highway 3 from Paulson Pass to Kootenay Pass

Fire damages Victoria Street home

Nelson Fire and Rescue responded to the blaze Wednesday