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Nelson teachers rally outside Hume Elementary

Nelson teachers rally outside Hume Elementary

Nelson area teachers joined in a provincial day of action on Monday afternoon
Winter blast results in Rosemont pile-up

Winter blast results in Rosemont pile-up

A big blast of winter resulted in nearly a dozen accidents in Nelson Friday and Saturday — including a seven-vehicle pile-up in Rosemont.
Nelson reps call for mediation in teachers’ dispute

Nelson reps call for mediation in teachers’ dispute

Two local voices on opposite sides of the ongoing teachers’ strike agree they would like to try mediation before a settlement is imposed.
Nelson Sk8 Fest rolls into action

Nelson Sk8 Fest rolls into action

Young and old gathered in Nelson's Mary Hall at Selkirk College to take part in a fundraiser for the new outdoor skatepark.
Coldsmoke weekend a huge success

Coldsmoke weekend a huge success

Whitewater's 6th annual Coldsmoke Festival was a huge success with fun for all... and plenty of snow to go around.
Perry Siding cancel drives up bidding

Perry Siding cancel drives up bidding

A relatively unremarkable lithographed postcard of Kootenay Lake published by the Canada Drug and Book Co. sold for $56 US.
Trailer stolen in Ainsworth

Trailer stolen in Ainsworth

RCMP say a utility trailer was stolen from the parking lot of Ainsworth Hot Springs resort early Saturday.
Nelson nurse up to the challenge

Nelson nurse up to the challenge

Becoming a nurse was an easy choice for Selkirk College graduate Krysta Hatlen.
Is Nelson ready for another sister?

Is Nelson ready for another sister?

The City of Nelson could be adding another sister city to its roster.
First draft of SD8 budget prepares for $1 million shortfall

First draft of SD8 budget prepares for $1 million shortfall

At Tuesday’s finance committee meeting, SD8 trustees received the first draft of the 2012-13 budget, anticipated to create some challenges.