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At the recent Union of BC Municipalities (UBCM) convention in Whistler, the City of Nelson was singled out for one of three Community Giving Awards presented by FortisBC on opening day of the event.

The Nelson Izu-shi Friendship Society, nominated by Nelson Mayor Deb Kozak, was one of...

It appears proponents of a new boat launch on the shores of Kootenay River 10 kilometers west of Nelson in the Taghum/Blewett area are facing a “hurry up and wait” scenario following a meeting Monday at Blewett Elementary School.

While consultants released findings from a...

There’s always room for more scoring and the Nelson Leafs hope they have added another sniper to the fold after the Green and White acquired forward Tyler Nypower from Nanaimo Buccaneers of the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League.

Nypower is no stranger to the KIJHL having spent most of...

High School Fieldhockey is back and so are the L.V. Rogers Junior Bombers.

The Junior Bombers scored a pair of wins over Stanley Humphries of Castlegar and Trail’s J. Lloyd Crowe Grade 8-9 team in action at Pass Creek Park in the Sunflower City.

First up for the Bombers were the...

An exhibition of small works in a variety of media graces the walls of the Nelson Public Library. Catherine Linley’s work includes small paintings in watercolor, acrylic and pastel, drawings in coloured pencil, and photography, each displaying attention to small detail and colour nuance.

Linley has been sketching her whole life, but painting, she says, is relatively new; she also works...

September is World Alzheimer’s Month and the Alzheimer Society of B.C. is inviting Nelson residents to bring their friends, co-workers or customers together throughout the month – or in October – by hosting a Coffee Break® fundraiser.

Funds raised at the events will help support local programs and services for people affected by dementia, as well as enabling research into the causes of...

What's happening in the Rossland Range Recreation Site?

The short answer:  LOTS.

What IS the Rossland Range Recreation Site? Readers who aren’t familiar with the Rec Site can find information about it at this link, including maps, history, pictures, and much more.  

Recent days have seen helicopter delivery of materials to continue the refurbishment of the...

By John Horgan, Premier of British Columbia

Over the last week, we reaffirmed our commitment to strengthen local economies, make communities safer, invest in people, and make life more affordable for B.C. families.

Our government met with local leaders from around British Columbia at the Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention. We’re working together, to tackle the challenges...