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Meadow Creek Cedar audit praised

Meadow Creek Cedar audit praised

The Ministry of Forests says it welcomes a Forest Practices Board audit exposing “unsound” practices at Meadow Creek Cedar.
Step by Step

Step by Step

Slideshow: Youngsters practice up for the Dance Umbrella show next weet at the Capitol Theatre
Nelson maps out tree plan

Nelson maps out tree plan

A new management plan lays out steps to “protect and conserve” the city’s tree canopy
Hospital expansion delayed, again

Hospital expansion delayed, again

The new addition to the Kootenay Lake Hospital has been delayed yet again after deficiencies have been found in the flooring.
Nelson Civic Theatre group scripts plan for future

Nelson Civic Theatre group scripts plan for future

With the proposal deadline for the Civic Theatre looming at the end of this month, the group dedicated to restoring it has been hard at work
Forest Practices Board raps Meadow Creek Cedar, government

Forest Practices Board raps Meadow Creek Cedar, government

BC’s independent forestry watchdog has cited Meadow Creek Cedar for unsound forest practices and identified gaps in government policy.
Spring has arrived in Nelson, so have the bears

Spring has arrived in Nelson, so have the bears

Bear sightings in Nelson and area caused by the presence of bear attractants have been leading to conflicts between people and bears
All Eyes on the Environment

All Eyes on the Environment

Mycologist, farmer and forester Peter McAllister gives a presentation at the environmental conference held at L.V. Rogers on the weekend.
April wet in Nelson

April wet in Nelson

April was 20 per cent wetter than normal, according to stats from the weather office at the Southeast Fire Centre.
Morning encounter with bears on Pulpit

Morning encounter with bears on Pulpit

Local walker Fran Blishen was half-way up Pulpit Rock, taking her usual 8 a.m. morning hike on Thursday when she heard something...