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City of Nelson recently announced Saturday, March 27th as the by-election date to fill the seat recently vacated by former councillor Brittny Anderson.

Anderson, who won Nelson-Creston MLA riding for the NDP during the October provincial election, resigned the council seat in...

A new platform was recently launched in Nelson that has the potential to be a real gamechanger for local businesses operating within the food and beverage sector.

Ballasters is an online marketplace that allows producers in the Kootenays to sell...

By Emanuel Sequeira, KIJHL Director of Communications

Going from player to coach was a big step for Nelson Leafs bench boss Mario DiBella.

After playing senior men’s hockey in the Western International Hockey League with the Nelson Maple Leafs, DiBella swapped his spot in the...

With high school basketball the latest sport to get cancelled due to coronavirus COVID-19 — grounding the L.V. Rogers Bombers — Mallard’s Source for sports thought it was a good time to take a look back at the hardcourt history with the latest installment of Team of the Week.

The 1981 LVR...

There's a now available during the coronavirus pandemic that will help people deal with the impact of living with dementia in B.C.

“The pandemic has had a major impact on the lives of the estimated 70,000 British Columbians living with dementia in B.C., including residents in Nelson and other West Kootenay communities,” says Ruth Cordiner, a Support & Education Coordinator for the...

Allison Girvan, who has come full circle at the Capitol Theatre, is now the new Box Office Manager for the local theatre arts facility on Victoria Street in Nelson.

Girvan also assumes the Assistant Manager position.

Girvan, who first worked at the Capitol Theatre in 1987 through a student summer works program, brings a passion and understanding of the performing arts in the...

Metal Tech Alley Takes Global Stage as Circular Economy Leader in Federal Report

When the COVID-19 pandemic temporarily halted human activities around the world, the positive effects on the environment were visibly apparent. Now, nearly a year later, a waste crisis involving disposable items such as plastic bags, take-out containers, and personal protective equipment like masks and gloves has surfaced.

The Lower Columbia Initiatives Corporation (LCIC), located in...

Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, and Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia:

"Today, we are reporting on three periods. From Jan. 15 to 16, we had 584 new cases. From Jan. 16 to 17, we had 445 new cases and in the last 24-hours, we had a further 301...