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Nelson Fire & Rescue Services reminds boat owners to stay clear of the fireworks fallout zone on Canada Day, Friday, July 1st.

Nelson Fire & Rescue Services said that after 6 p.m. Canada Day, boats are not permitted to be within 200 meters of the launch area.

"The launch...

Officers from the Nelson Police Department experienced a busy weekend, responding to no less than 73 calls for service over a 72-hour period.

Saturday morning impaired driver

Nelson Police officers were alerted to a call of a possible impaired driver in the 1000...

When Nelson Baseball Association players return to the diamond next season, there will be one person missing from the coaches’ box on the field.

Richard Metzner, a fixture on the Nelson Baseball Association scene for the past three decades, is retiring from active coaching.

Growing...

Matti Erickson of Nelson shocked the field as the former L.V. Rogers athlete won three medals at the Canadian National Track and Field Championships this past weekend in Langley.

Erickson, who completed his freshman cross country season at the University of Oregon, won both the 800 meter...

The Nelson and District Arts Council and Elephant Mountain Literary Festival are thrilled to announce this year’s recipient of the Richard Carver Award for emerging writers.

Writer Zaynab Mohammed has been chosen by an arms-length jury to receive the award this year.

Mohammed’s multiple letters of nomination highlighted the quality of her work, community involvement and support...

The Nelson & District Arts Council (NDAC) was delighted to see the streets buzzing again with art lovers on Friday, June 24th for the first in-person ArtWalk event since the shut down in 2020.

ArtWalk was back with a vengeance.

There were 27 venues and over 60 artists for folks to explore. The night also included eight mini-performance spaces for musicians and entertainers,...

Teck Announces Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage Plant Pilot

Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) today announced a Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS) pilot project at its Trail Operations metallurgical complex in southern British Columbia. The CCUS pilot is...

Premier John Horgan has issued the following statement:

“Over the last couple of days, our cabinet has met to seek solutions to the challenges people face in British Columbia.

“These include the high cost of living and the stresses on primary care. Working to make life better for people is why we are here and that continues to be my focus.

“As we reach...