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Pacific Rim National Park mourns loss of ‘bright star’ killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

Angela Rehhorn remembered for her enthusiasm, dedication and sense of adventure

Co-op aims to help small BC cannabis producers go legit

“There is an injustice happening, these people are not going to be invited to participate.”

Kalesnikoff announces $35 million South Slocan facility

Mass timber manufacturing facility will create 50 full-time, technology-centered jobs.

  • Mar 14, 2019
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800-year-old Vancouver Island log ready for United Nations project

Language Revitalization Pole will be publicly carved, then delivered to the University of Victoria

West Kootenay club says wolf hunting offer not a contest

The West Kootenay Outdoorsmen Club says it wants to help recoup costs

Castlegar driver faces fine for checking smart watch while driving

Police on patrol for distracted drivers this month

SD8 rethinking closure of Trafalgar Middle School

The district says public consultations are meant to find alternative solutions

Pair arrested in Nelson drug bust

Police seized drugs, cash, and a vehicle from a Rosemont home on Saturday

Weather warning for Kootenay mountain passes

Take time and be cautious as up to 20 cm of snow falls at high elevation

West Kootenay rod and gun clubs slammed for animal-killing contests

Wildlife activists are targeting the club and two other B.C. organizations

Snowpack below average in West Kootenay

Chances of river flooding this spring less likely, forecaster says

Interior Health hospitals to serve more made in B.C. food

New initiative by the Ministry of Agriculture to serve more B.C. produced food in hospitals

Cycling coalition wants to be Nelson council’s friend

The group has offered to help implement city’s Active Transportation Plan

Climate change to be part of Nelson council strategic priority session

Council backs away from Councillor Logtenberg’s plan to declare a climate emergency

Police investigate Nelson burglary

Someone broke into a home in Uphill overnight while the resident was asleep

Nelson council gives temporary permit to a third downtown cannabis business

Last year’s bylaw permits only two recreational cannabis businesses downtown

Kootenay Kilties turn 100

The iconic pipe band played at the opening of an exhibit about its history

Six Ma Murray nominations for the Star

The provincial journalism awards will be handed out in April

B.C. Indigenous woman appointed to Canada’s gun advisory committee

First Nations and northern voices were both missing in discussions