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Nelson skateboarders ramp up for Sk8 Fest

Nelson skateboarders ramp up for Sk8 Fest

Skateboarders like Cosmo Rich are hoping that soon Nelson will be home to an outdoor skate park.
Nelson’s porch light policy made New York Times

Nelson’s porch light policy made New York Times

In Nelson Hydro’s early days, the Bonnington plant produced such an abundance of power that the city could afford to give it away.
Nelson Search and Rescue extracts skier from Qua Creek

Nelson Search and Rescue extracts skier from Qua Creek

At approximately 10:30 a.m. Nelson Search and Rescue responded to an incident near Qua Creek where a 57-year-old male skier was injured.
Nelson man’s life on the right tracks

Nelson man’s life on the right tracks

Walt Laurie spent more than 40 years with the CPR, but never got to drive a train. Piloting Nelson’s Streetcar 23 was the next best thing.
Cottonwood’s power play

Cottonwood’s power play

The site of Nelson’s first hydroelectric plant could once again become a power producer.
Nelson Star reporter Megan Cole up for provincial award

Nelson Star reporter Megan Cole up for provincial award

Nelson Star reporter/photographer Megan Cole’s memorable image of the Occupy Nelson movement has been recognized
New budget ‘prudent’: Nelson Chamber boss

New budget ‘prudent’: Nelson Chamber boss

The BC Liberals’ 2012 budget will restrict spending increases and maintain current tax figures to meet its balanced budget target in 2013.
Nelson city council joins the iPad movement

Nelson city council joins the iPad movement

Nelson city council will be joining other municipalities and associations by going paper-less and using iPads.
Kootenay West MLA Conroy reacts to budget

Kootenay West MLA Conroy reacts to budget

MLA Katrine Conroy talks to the Castlegar News about the 2012 Budget.
A timeline of Nelson’s hydropower history

A timeline of Nelson’s hydropower history

From the Nelson Electric Light Co. to Nelson Hydro — a chronological look at major events in the city’s power producing past.