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Nelson eyed for summer of love redux

Nelson eyed for summer of love redux

A local group is hoping to bring a taste of rock history to Nelson.

Cedar Creek Road grow-op busted

Slocan Lake and Nakusp RCMP members took down a grow-op on Cedar Creek Road in Winlaw on Sunday.
Woman injured on Kootenay Lake Ferry

Woman injured on Kootenay Lake Ferry

An elderly woman was rescued this afternoon after her vehicle rear-ended a logging truck on the Kootenay Lake ferry.
RDCK adopts Crescent Valley Beach

RDCK adopts Crescent Valley Beach

The Crescent Valley Beach, where generations of locals have frolicked along the Slocan River, will soon become the RDCK’s newest park.
Meadow Creek Cedar closer to paying: trustee

Meadow Creek Cedar closer to paying: trustee

The trustee acting for Meadow Creek Cedar says the company is getting closer to paying off its outstanding debts.
Sweatman inquest set for June

Sweatman inquest set for June

An inquest into the death of Ymir's Sheilah Sweatman has been scheduled for next June 4 to 7 at the Nelson courthouse.
Provincial review holds up regional hospital plan

Provincial review holds up regional hospital plan

Planning for a new regional hospital to serve the West Kootenay Boundary has been delayed by a review of all health care facilities in BC.

Rural Slocan home partly forfeited in drug case

A rural Slocan man has been jailed nine months for growing pot and the house where the plants where seized partially forfeited to the Crown.

Weapons seized from Winlaw home

A 47-year-old man has been sentenced to three months in jail after police busted a cache of weapons at a home in Winlaw last week.
Rossland map fetches $203

Rossland map fetches $203

One of the most interesting local artifacts to be auctioned recently online was an early map of the Rossland mines, which fetched $203 US.