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By Nelson Daily Staff on Saturday Oct 31 2020

Unfortunately, it’s something that even COVID-19 can’t stop it from happening — the Daylight Saving Time switch.

Sunday, at 2 a.m., British Columbians will fall back one hour, ending Daylight Saving Time.

The move back to Standard Time comes while the BC Government remains committed to implementing year-round Daylight Saving Time.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Oct 30 2020

As people celebrate Halloween, Interior Health is urging the public to be cautious as BC moves through the second wave of COVID-19.

Interior Health said the rise in cases is reflected across B.C. and it is important everyone does their part to reduce the risk of further exposures in our communities.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 29 2020

Kootenay Lake School District is proud to announce that 13 former students have been awarded scholarships to the University of Victoria.

Ten of the Baker’s Dozen of scholarships were received by graduates of L.V. Rogers in Nelson, while the other three came from Prince Charles Secondary in Creston.

The L.V. Rogers recipients include:

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 29 2020

Regrettably, Interior Health reported its third COVID-19 relate death in the region, President and CEO Susan Brown said in a media release Wednesday.

Brown said the person was a man in his 70s.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 29 2020

During a time when nothing is normal, it should come to no one’s surprise that the Remembrance Day celebrations in Nelson will be a little different.

Instead of the 1,000 plus spectators surrounding the cenotaph at City Hall, 2020 Remembrance Day will look a little different due to the current COVID-19 pandemic said Branch 51 Royal Canadian Legion President Bill Andreaschuk.

By Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on Thursday Oct 29 2020

The assumptions underlying the federal government’s $12.6 billion commitment to the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project (TMX) no longer stand up in 2020, according to a new report from veteran earth scientist David Hughes.

By Contributor on Wednesday Oct 28 2020

On October 22, 2020 at 11:12 a.m. the Trail and Greater District RCMP responded to a report of a single motor vehicle rollover incident on Highway 3B, at the Murphy Creek bend north of Rossland.

By The Conversation on Wednesday Oct 28 2020

By Sean Spence, on The Conversation

By Timothy Schafer on Wednesday Oct 28 2020

What is old is new again.

Variances on the maximum height and lot coverage percentage for a proposed downtown development have been renewed, possibly giving the major housing development the momentum it needs to reboot.

By Province of British Columbia on Tuesday Oct 27 2020

Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, and Stephen Brown, deputy minister of health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia:

"Today, we are reporting 217 new cases, including two epi-linked cases, for a total of 13,588 cases in British Columbia.