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Winter raised its ugly head on highway passes Wednesday forcing Yellowhead Road and Bridge to send out a warning to drivers travelling on Highway 3 Kootenay Pass.

“Although the valleys are experiencing beautiful fall weather there is a special weather statement for Kootenay Pass overnight...

The Regional District of Central Kootenay said in a media release Wednesday that BC Wildfire Service feels the threat posed by the Harrop Creek wildfire has diminished enough to rescind the Evacuation Alert for all residents in the communities of Harrop, Procter, Sunshine Bay, and Kootenay Lake...

Nelsonites turned in a fine performance, winning a truckload of medals at the BC 55-Plus Senior Games last week in Vernon.

West Kootenay/Boundary finished seventh overall with 115 total medals — 32 gold, 49 silver and 34 bronze.

Leading the medal count were the swimmers.

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The Nelson Selects concluded the 2017 Rep Soccer season with a gold medal performance at the Eye of the Storm Girl's Youth Soccer Tournament in Castlegar.

The Selects won the Girl's U14-15 Division undefeated at 2-0-2 against Vernon United, Columbia Valley, and both KSYSA U14 and KSYSA...

Oxygen Art Centre is thrilled to announce that Natasha Smith will be taking over the coordination of the arts education program for Children, Youth and Adults.  While this work was previously managed by the multi-hat wearing Executive Director, moving forward the goal is for the organization to have a more sustainable and diversified staffing profile through which to grow.   Natasha Smith may...

Saturday night on Victoria Street in Nelson, the Capitol Theatre opens it’s season with a doubleheader of masterful live performances.

The curtain is lifted on the new season Saturday night followed by the first Family Series presentation on Sunday afternoon.

Saturday at 7:30 p.m., RagMop Theatre presents...

Telehealth project improves rural access to mental health and substance use services

To ensure individuals have access to the mental health and substance use (MHSU) services they need, no matter where they live, Interior Health is expanding access to a rural telehealth pilot project.

“Unless you’ve struggled with a mental illness, it is nearly impossible to understand the barriers and stigma that people face in trying to get the support they need,” says Judy Darcy...

The Better Business Bureau of BC is warning the public that there may be a few more used cars on the market thanks to a horrific hurricane season in Caribbean and South East United States.

Images of flooded highways and submerged vehicles in Texas paint a picture of insurance nightmares.

The Better Business Bureau of BC said the problem is, many of those flooded vehicles could...