Local News

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

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Nelson's cardboard kayak race
James and the Giant Peach: the centipede speaks
Fire survival training
Captive breeding programs release hope for endangered species

Logging protester arrested near Balfour

Jessica Ogden remains in custody until a hearing date is set

First Nations included in latest Columbia River Treaty talks

Seventh round of negotiations between Canada and U.S. wrap up in Washington D.C.

RDCK chair: No comment on Castlegar Mayor’s FCM trip

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities conference costs about $3,600 per delegate

Purchase of watershed near Kootenay Lake protects land, species at risk

The 79-square-kilometre Next Creek is between Creston and Nelson

Nakusp bust finds drugs, guns, stolen property

Woman released on promise to appear in court in October.

More passengers travelling through West Kootenay Regional Airport

First quarter reliability and passenger numbers up at Castlegar’s Airport

Fernie’s Kerri Wall hopes to represent Green Party in federal election

Nelson’s Abra Brynne and Kaslo’s Judson Hansel have also chosen to run

Greens choose Rosslander to represent them in next federal election

Tara Howse is the former chair of Rossland’s Sustainability Commission

Car rolls into Cottonwood Creek

No one was injured in the Tuesday evening incident

Commercial truck caught dumping waste into river near Trail

Greater Trail RCMP report the company owner has been identified

Four fires still burning in West Kootenay

More than 25 fires were started by lightning in the last week.

Teck will continue to fight U.S. judgement

U.S. Supreme Court denied hearing Teck’s appeal last week

New residential building under construction at Kerr site

Ground has broken on a four-storey, 44-unit mixed use building

Castlegar police seek dawn home intruder

Man walked into house at 4 a.m., asks son about mother