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8 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Nelson seniors centre

On its 60th anniversary, we present trivia about Branch 51 of the Senior Citizens Association of BC

  • Sep 2, 2019

Abandoned cat brought into Kootenay SPCA with broken sternum

The East Kootenay SPCA branch is seeking help to cover $1,455 in medical bills for Claude the cat.

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Kootenay-Columbia reverse forum
Selkirk College opens new Silver King campus
Party leaders make final pitches on eve of federal election
'Seek and destroy' revelations rock final days of federal campaign

UPDATE: Kootenay Lake ferry to be hit by job action Saturday

Full service to return after the long weekend; Glade, Harrop-Procter ferries won’t be affected

Cougar sighted in Nelson near High St.

Police news release includes tips on what to do in case of a cougar encounter

Two more candidates to run in Kootenay-Columbia riding

The Animal Protection Party and Libertarian Party will be on the ballot

Federal NDP leader visits Nelson

Jagmeet Singh met the public and the media on Tuesday

Former Amazing Race star dies in Slocan Valley hiking accident

Kenneth McAlpine was on Season Five of The Amazing Race Canada

Pride community raises flags at city hall and banner on Baker

Council allows an exception to policy it passed in May

UPDATE: Searchers find body of missing Valhalla Park hiker

Man’s apparently fell 800 feet down off challenging trail

VIDEO: Selkirk College unveils new Silver King campus

The $23-million renovation includes a new student building

Elk River reclaims property as its own

Laws make it harder to protect private land than ever before says farmer, local government

NDP bring Green New Deal to the Kootenays

MPs Wayne Stetski and Peter Julian held climate change talks in Nelson, Cranbrook and Revelstoke

Nelson city council takes e-bike tour of new development

Council has endorsed e-bikes as a means to reduce carbon emissions and support healthy lifestyles.

  • Aug 22, 2019

MLA Michelle Mungall to stream live Q and A on Facebook

MLA Michelle Mungall will be streaming a half-hour-long question and answer segment Facebook.

  • Aug 22, 2019

National trail group decries province’s plans for West Kootenay trail

Converting trail back to motorized use will harm its international reputation, says official

Cannings to pedal through South Okanagan — West Kootenay riding

MP leaves from Nakusp on Aug. 23 and ends in Kaleden on Aug. 29.

Rossland council urges minister to kill Jumbo Glacier Resort project

Mayor writes letter panning ski resort on environmental, legal, and economic grounds