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Nelson native Shawn Morris is an exceptionally gifted photographer who has found a way to turn this photos into art.

Morris confesses he makes art, because he can. But admits he never thought growing up in the Heritage City he would find art as his profession.

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In a recent Parenting column in the Washington Post, writer Mary Petersen wrote, “ There’s a  lot of talk about Mister Rogers these days — and intertwined with all of the current chatter is the implied message that the original “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” series, while loved and appreciated by...

MindRight for Athletes Society ('MindRight') and HeadCheck Health ("HeadCheck") recently announced a new partnership to advance athlete health and wellness by making MindRight's resources and peer-to-peer support available through HeadCheck's mobile app and web-based software platform.

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The Nelson Leafs most likely won’t get the 45,650 stuffed animals tossed onto ice at the recent Hershey Bears' annual Teddy Bear Toss when the Heritage City franchise hosts its own fundraiser Friday at the NDCC Arena.

But why not think big.

Nelson plays host to defending champion...

With the howlidays around the corner, the Nelson BC SPCA is once again hosting Pet Photos with Santa Wednesday, December 18th from 3-6 p.m. at the Chalko Mika Mall.

The whole family can come meet Santa and get your holiday photos for Christmas cards or keepsakes, and the funds will help support animals at your local BC SPCA branch.

All well-behaved pets on leash or in...

The Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation Light Up the Hospital! campaign is geared toward the purchase an ultrasound machine to perform Cardiac Ultrasounds.

A Cardiac Ultrasound, or echocardiogram, is a painless test which uses sound waves to provide detailed images of the valves, muscles and chambers of the heart to aid in diagnosis, treatment and follow up in patients with suspected or...

Editorial: An object lesson from Uzbekistan

A Kootenay man, environmental consultant Michael Keefer who lives in Rossland and Cranbrook, was invited to go to Uzbekistan for a conference on solutions to the Aralkum Desert problem.  While there, he toured the area and took many hundreds of pictures.  When I sat down...

B.C. may have developed an allergy, an allergic reaction, if you will, to getting to the bottom of things.

It's the only explanation. Whenever there's more than a whiff of a scandal in the corridors of power, the government of the day often falls back on a line that could be easily lifted and paraphrased from the 1992 film A Few Good Men: “the public can't handle the truth!”

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