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Report: Proposed Castlegar airport upgrade could increase reliability

Report: Proposed Castlegar airport upgrade could increase reliability

New system would require a different kind of plane than Air Canada currently flies to Castlegar
Evacuation alert for Harrop fire rescinded

Evacuation alert for Harrop fire rescinded

The Harrop Creek wildfire has diminished enough to end the alert
Slocan seniors’ housing to break ground this fall

Slocan seniors’ housing to break ground this fall

Almost 50 per cent of the Slocan Valley population of 5,000 are age 50 or older
Scientist seeks video evidence of Kooteney meteorite

Scientist seeks video evidence of Kooteney meteorite

University of Calgary researchers have travelled to the Kootenays to interview eyewitnesses
Voting begins for federal NDP leadership

Voting begins for federal NDP leadership

After nearly two years of campaigning, NDP leadership race enters the final stretch.
In The Black: Rancher helps find cattle in Elephant Hill fire

In The Black: Rancher helps find cattle in Elephant Hill fire

‘There is nothing that won’t burn’
Nelson locals weigh in on NDP’s new housing dollars

Nelson locals weigh in on NDP’s new housing dollars

Budget allocates $500 million for homeless and low income rentals
Council nixes proposed cardlock

Council nixes proposed cardlock

The possible site for the cardlock interferes with the city’s Railtown plan
Census: Nelson’s household income below national average

Census: Nelson’s household income below national average

Nelson is also well under the provincial average
Harrop Creek fire 10 per cent contained, not growing

Harrop Creek fire 10 per cent contained, not growing

The fire covers approximately 3,117 hectares