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NDP eliminate tuition for adult education, will end interest on student loans

NDP eliminate tuition for adult education, will end interest on student loans

Government says this will open door for tens of thousands of people to upgrade their skills and save money.
Evacuating Shambhala would be easier than a regular community, director says

Evacuating Shambhala would be easier than a regular community, director says

The instant town will have about 15,000 residents next weekend
Galena Bay area put on evacuation alert

Galena Bay area put on evacuation alert

Alert due to 120 hectare wildfire burning nearby
Harrop fire: 1,548 hectares with cooperating winds

Harrop fire: 1,548 hectares with cooperating winds

The fire is moving south, away from Harrop
Make your own wildfire evacuation plan, says Nelson’s fire chief

Make your own wildfire evacuation plan, says Nelson’s fire chief

Residents can sign up to receive free emergency alerts by text message and voice call
Nelson’s fire chief flies over Harrop

Nelson’s fire chief flies over Harrop

Concerns have been raised about fire’s proximity to water source
Harrop fire grows to 1,500 hectares

Harrop fire grows to 1,500 hectares

The fires at Glacier Creek and Rapid Creek have also grown in size
Census: more singles than people in relationships in Nelson

Census: more singles than people in relationships in Nelson

The data, which also includes families and languages, was released Wednesday by Statistics Canada
Family still awaits decision on West Kootenay police shooting

Family still awaits decision on West Kootenay police shooting

Peter de Groot was killed by the RCMP in 2014 near Slocan
Harrop wildfire equipment stolen

Harrop wildfire equipment stolen

The fire has grown to 650 hectares from 200 on the weekend