Skip to content

News

Hostel guest accused of assaulting police officers

A 24-year-old man has been charged with assaulting a Nelson police officer as well as a reserve constable Saturday morning.

Local unemployment up in July

The jobless rate in the Kootenays rose slightly last month.
Inquest planned in Sweatman death

Inquest planned in Sweatman death

The BC Coroners Service will hold a public inquest into the death of Sheilah Sweatman.

Stacey satisfied with seniors parking

City councillor Margaret Stacey is happy with the numbers presented by city staff around seniors parking passes.
Nelson city council briefs

Nelson city council briefs

Nelson city council voted to adopt an amended Nelson Municipal Cemetery Bylaw. The amended bylaw redefines the land included in the cemetery.
A relatively calm Shambhala

A relatively calm Shambhala

Traffic violations and drug possession were two of the main issues RCMP dealt with over the weekend as 10,000 festival-goers rolled through the area for the Shambhala Music Festival.
Nelson youth housing project moves forward

Nelson youth housing project moves forward

The expansion of housing at the Nelson and District Youth Centre will continue to take steps forward now that council has approved the project in principle.
Shambhala doesn't disappoint

Shambhala doesn't disappoint

Another year of fairy wings, neon fur and flesh has come to an end as Shambhala wrapped up on Monday.
Flightfest wows the crowds

Flightfest wows the crowds

Flightfest took off on Saturday as aviation fans of all ages descended on the Nelson Airport.
Sweet Sounds at Sixteen

Sweet Sounds at Sixteen

Sixteen-year-old Brooke Crowdis of Thrums took the stage at the 24th annual Country in the Park on Sunday.