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After a three year campaign, Nelson CARES has reached the Room to Live fundraising goal of $690,000 to refurbish and maintain Ward Street
Place, an affordable housing block in downtown Nelson.

“We could not have done this without the full support of the...

The Trail and Greater District RCMP confirmed in a press release this afternoon that the body of an individual was located inside the trunk of a burnt out vehicle, left abandoned and set ablaze on Hwy 22 this past weekend.

Trail RCMP Sgt. Darren Oelke said the death is being treated as...

The Trinity Western University Spartans accomplished what very few visiting British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) teams manage on a visit to the West Kootenay — a weekend sweep of the Selkirk College Saints.

In the Saints’ first action of 2018, the visitors escaped the...

Julien Locke of Nelson continues to shine on the World Cup cross-country skiing scene.

The Black Jack Ski Club and National Ski Team member, busted out a career-best 15th-place finish at a World Cup city sprint race in Dresden, Germany on Saturday.

Locke cranked out a career-best...

An art installation in the form of a quilt mosaic of maple leaves greets library users these days. As well as being visually stunning, the Canada 150 challenge—150 maple leaves stitched, painted, beaded and otherwise rendered on small square boards—was a passion project of artist and designer Jane Merks.

“My parents immigrated to Canada in the early 1950s from the Netherlands,” says...

The Nelson Interfaith Climate Action Collaborative kick starting the New Year with a week of education and contemplation surrounding issues of climate change, our environment and people.

Each day we will hear from a speaker who will give a different take on these important issues and then the chance to ask questions and discuss as a group. Refreshments will be provided and the session...

Local investment: putting our money where we live

In today’s interconnected world, it is easy to see how your hard-earned money can end up going towards projects and businesses all around the world. In 2013, British Columbians contributed $4.5 Billion of new monies into their RRSPs, much of that money disbursed outside the Province and Canada. Imagine what an impact we could have by re-directing just 5% of that money...

The Penticton RCMP are seeking public assistance in regards to an attempt armed robbery which occurred Tuesday evening at a downtown business.     

The incident happened at approximately 5:50 p.m, when the Penticton RCMP responded to a report of an attempt armed robbery in the downtown core. 

Poilce were advised that a male entered Mike's Pawn...