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By Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Dec 31 2017

The Nelson Leafs found a great way to ring in the New Year.

The Buds scored twice in the third period to edge Murdoch rival Beaver Valley Nitehawks 2-0 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Sunday afternoon at the NDCC Arena.

“Ya, ya . . . for sure,” said Leaf forward Jack Karran when asked if this was a great way to ring in the New Year.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Dec 29 2017

RCMP East Kootenay Traffic Services said a Slocan Valley man died Thursday following a head-on collision on Highway 3 north of Hosmer, BC.

Hosmer is 13 kilometers northeast of Fernie.

By Castlegar Source on Friday Dec 29 2017

The search for a 10-year-old boy who was believed to have gone into the water with a vehicle near Halcyon Hot Springs on Dec. 27, has been concluded, according to RCMP Sgt. Monty Taylor.

By Contributor on Friday Dec 29 2017

The Chairman of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation Thursday welcomed the British Columbia Supreme Court decision dismissing an appeal of the historic Desautel hunting rights case. 

By Contributor on Friday Dec 29 2017

Calling 9-1-1 to complain that a nail salon won’t change your nail polish colour is a call that doesn’t belong on 9-1-1, says E-Comm as it releases its top 10 nuisance calls list for 2017.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Dec 29 2017

A man was taken to hospital following a single vehicle accident Friday morning on Highway 6 south of the Heritage City Nelson Fire Rescue said in a media release.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Dec 28 2017

New Year's celebrations are heating up in the Heritage City.

However, once the calendar ushers out 2017 for 2018, the public is asked not to forget to complete the celebrations by participating in the annual Polar Bear Swim at Lakeside Park Beach.

By Dick Cannings MP on Thursday Dec 28 2017

Earlier this month I helped out at the Salvation Army Christmas hamper distribution event.  It felt good to play a small part in making hundreds of people have a happier Christmas—healthy food, toys for the kids.  It was especially nice to see boxes of local fruits and vegetables on their way to homes that have a tough time making ends meet.

By Wayne Holmes on Wednesday Dec 27 2017

Local Astronomer Wayne Holmes has had an interest in astronomy since receiving his first telescope and began reading about the objects in the sky at a young age.

By Letters to the editor on Wednesday Dec 27 2017

To The Editor:

Nelson should be commended for moving to raise its water rates to cover its infrastructure costs. The increase is consistent with the best practices for municipal water pricing identified by Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission.