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UPDATE: Police comment on search for missing Salmo man

Search crews seeking more infomation on Cory McKay

RDCK examines booking policy after backlash over religious event

Regional government to make sure groups abide by provincial discrimination and human rights policy

Disabled athletes paddle and bike from Revelstoke to Nelson

Two athletes with spinal cord injuries will paddle and bike to raise awareness for adaptive sports

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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

Stay in your lane: Nelson student’s work leads to change in road accident investigations

Lucas McDonnell-Hoffert’s study also won him awards at the national science fair

Recent rains fail to put dent in Kootenay’s water deficit

Total precipitation since March is only half of normal

Green Party invites the public to meet the two candidates vying for Kootenay Columbia nomination

Meetings in Cranbrook and Revelstoke; candidate will be chosen on July 14

No injuries at Nelson motel explosion and fire

The cause of the fire is under investigation

  • Jul 2, 2019

Castlegar protesters crash controversial pastor’s sermon

First ‘Mighty Men’s Conference’ in Canada doesn’t go unchallenged

Pilot project will bring 250 immigrants to West Kootenay jobs

Many business can’t find enough employees, says local sponsor

RDCK wants province to ban herbicide glyphosate

Board resolution cites wildfire and health reasons

Fast charge electric station coming to Rossland

City included in roll-out of charges from Kelowna to the Kootenays.

Tied by tragedy and miracle: Survivors of 1955 Strathcona Hotel blaze thank Nelson firefighters

Brothers Pat, Ed, and Ted Meyers return to present plaque and tell stories

  • Jun 27, 2019

Explicit Safer Sex Guide given to Creston elementary students as resource

The booklet clearly states online and inside that the guide contains sexually explicit information and is meant for mature audiences.

Two Green Party members vying for Kootenay-Columbia nomination

Members will choose between Kerri Wall of Fernie and Abra Brynne of Nelson

American travel writers gush about Nelson

Recent pieces in the Washington Post and Spokesman-Review focus on Nelson

RDCK asks province for more powers to regulate private land logging

‘If the province won’t step up, we will have to’

Women, children escaping domestic violence have few options in Nelson

The 11th annual Report Card on Homelessness shows a need for women’s housing

Logging protester arrested near Balfour

Jessica Ogden remains in custody until a hearing date is set