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UPDATED: Highway 3, Kootenay Pass remains closed due to avalanche hazard

The avalanche rating for the Kootenay Boundary region is currently high

UPDATE: Highway 3, Kootenay Pass remains closed due to avalanche hazard

The road is expected to re-open at 6p.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

Missing teens found near Whitewater

Two boys spent the night lost before being rescued Monday

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Activists occupy Nelson's Bank of Montreal branch
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Travel not recommended as storm envelopes West Kootenay

Up to 20-30 cm of snow expected, more on high mountain passes

No Kootenay records broken in wet and warm December

Christmas let it snow, but there wasn’t much cold

Kootenay Lake Hospital welcomes first baby of 2020

Luca Cavalcanti Bundschuh was born Thursday evening

West Kootenay 2020 property assessments show mostly moderate increases

Property owners will receive assessment notices in the next few days

  • Jan 3, 2020

Accident east of Grand Forks shuts down traffic, power

Traffic began flowing again by 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 3

BUSINESS BUZZ: A look at business in Nelson from A to Z, Part 1

Darren Davidson takes over our business column with an alphabetical rundown

  • Jan 3, 2020

Power restored to all Nelson Hydro customers

Wet snow on New Years Eve brought many trees and branches down on powerlines

Skier found safe on Red Mountain in treacherous terrain

Successful end to three-day search for 34-year-old Mark Gayowski

Hundreds still without power in Arrow Lakes/Slocan valleys

Hydro crews expected to restore service by Thursday afternoon, say officials

Nelson private schools consider options after district approves reconfiguration plan

Grade 9 classes will move from L.V. Rogers to Trafalgar Middle School in 2021

Skier found after disappearing at Red Mountain resort

Tracks found Monday, but poor conditions had halted search

B.C. minister: Trudeau-Trump relations haven’t impacted Columbia River Treaty talks

Katrine Conroy says progress has been made despite squabbling leaders

YEAR IN REVIEW: Noteworthy passings of 2019

Remembering key members of our community