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Nora Hannon of Wildfire Mitigation said the Regional District of Central Kootenay is inviting residents to participate in a FireSmart assessment of their home exterior and property.

“Wildfires are a natural part of British Columbia’s ecosystems,” Hannon said....

A woman will be in Nelson Provincial Court Tuesday, June 27 after breaching conditions set down earlier in the day by a Judicial Justice Nelson Police Sergeant Dino Falcone said in a media release Friday.

Wednesday (June 21) police arrested the 43-year-old woman for trafficking a...

Basketball in Nelson has been a popular as candy over the years in the Heritage City.

Young basketball enthusiasts can improve those skills at the 2017 Bomber Basketball Camp set for July 10-13 at the L.V. Rogers gymnasium.

The summer camp runs beginning Monday, July...

The stars continue to align for Nelson Selects U-13 Boys.

Fresh from capturing the BC Soccer Kootenay Zone title, the Select defeated Airdrie FC 3-2 to win the 2017 Kootenay East Youth Soccer Association (KEYSA) Tournament Sunday in Cranbrook.

“Playing Airdrie was great preparation...

RBC Nelson employees donated their time to volunteer at the Nelson MS Walk.

RBC, in turn, donated $1,000 to the Walk through their Volunteer Days of Service program. The Nelson MS Walk raised over $7,600, which will be used to fund MS research and support programs for people living with MS and their families.

Photo Caption: Pictured are RBC employees with top...

Chuckleberry Community Farm – a local year-round producer of micro greens for the West Kootenay and Okanagan regions - is taking big leaps as an inspiring model of sustainable food production. 

This summer, the farm is hosting several live-in camp style workshops each with a focus on sustainable living and abundant food production.  Workshops will occur amongst a fully...

Water rates — use-what-you-pay structure coming?

The waterfall free-for-all that has comprised residential water use in the city will be coming to an end as the city is contemplating a use-what-you-pay structure.

The city's water rates were being reviewed by Urban Systems in order to incorporate the water meter usage information.

Currently the city charges a flat rate for any amount of water used for residential use....

Aviation buffs will want to put Revelstoke on the summer holiday agenda as the city and plans to roll out the red carpet to host the Canadian Forces (CF) Snowbirds this July 25-26th.

The event, in partnership with the Columbia Shuswap Regional District, is in celebration of Canada 150.

“We are extremely excited to host the CF Snowbirds this summer, Director of Community...