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Nelson through fresh eyes

Nelson through fresh eyes

The Kootenay lifestyle continues to be one of the biggest draws to the Nelson area, but the New Residents Survey, sponsored by Community Futures Central Kootenay also noticed a drop in the number of 25 to 44 year olds for the first time in several years.

Students protest over new litter policy

Student protests are typically reserved for the university campus, but last week students at South Slocan’s Brent Kennedy elementary school protested a new policy that addresses school lunch litter.
Transit takes centre stage at city hall

Transit takes centre stage at city hall

Transit supporters filled Nelson council chambers on Monday night as BC Transit presented recommendations to council.
Dogs run free at Lakeside

Dogs run free at Lakeside

A large crowd of dogs and their owners came out Sunday morning to Lakeside Park for the SPCA's annual Paws for a Cause fundraiser.
Morning for Terry

Morning for Terry

More than 100 locals came out to the Nelson edition of the Terry Fox Run on Sunday morning.
Developer donates Red Sands

Developer donates Red Sands

Supporters of the protection of Red Sands Beach received welcome news at Wednesday night’s open house on Nelson Landing development: as part of the proposed development the beach will be dedicated to the City of Nelson.
Singleton sentenced to three years in prison

Singleton sentenced to three years in prison

Twenty-three years after he began stealing money from a dead man’s estate, disgraced Nelson lawyer Marvin Singleton was sentenced to three years in jail.
Tricky rescue excuted in Wild Horse Creek area

Tricky rescue excuted in Wild Horse Creek area

Nelson Search and Rescue responded to an injured man at the end of Wild Horse Creek near Mt. Baldy Wednesday.
Pride and pitfalls when it comes to renovating a house

Pride and pitfalls when it comes to renovating a house

In an age where HGTV, DIY and FineLiving networks have become as familiar to us as MTV and, where Mike Holmes has achieved international celebrity, it’s almost impossible not to know something about home renovations.

Layton-less session begins

Monday marks the opening of autumn Parliament, the first session since the passing of NDP leader Jack Layton. It’s an absence that will be keenly felt, particularly by fellow NDP members.