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By Bob Hall on Tuesday Oct 10 2017

If the Selkirk College Saints 2017-2018 British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) home opener is any indication, it’s going to be a thrilling rollercoaster ride to finish.

However, the Saints were able to regain their senses, scoring six consecutive goals en route to a 6-3 victory over the Simon Fraser University Clan.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Oct 10 2017

The L.V. Bombers enacted some revenge on the Falcons from Fernie, edging the East Kootenay squad to recently capture a High School Girls’ Volleyball Tournament.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Oct 10 2017

Sears Canada dropped a bombshell on its employees Tuesday with the announcement that the beleaguered retail chain is applying to Ontario’s Supreme Court of Justice to liquidate its remaining stores and assets.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Oct 10 2017

Nelson Police said in a media release Monday the department has recently noted an increase in bear activity in various parts of the City. 

Which is why NPD would like to remind the public that this is the time for bears to be looking for food and to ensure that garbage, compost, and waste products are disposed of in a secure manner to avoid any possible confrontations with wildlife.

By Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on Monday Oct 09 2017

The benefits of small-business income splitting, also known as income sprinkling, are concentrated amongst Canada’s richest and not used by the vast majority of families declaring small business income, according to new myth-busting research from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

By Timothy Schafer on Monday Oct 09 2017

A host of legal snags awaits the regional district if it chooses to go down the road toward development permit areas to regulate the cannabis industry in rural West Kootenay, a new report warns.

By Contributor on Monday Oct 09 2017

The public is invited to attend an evening learning about bats at the Lion's Hall in Invermere on Friday, October 27.

The evening, beginning at 7 p.m, is supported by Lake Windermere District Rod & Gun Club and the Columbia Valley Local Conservation Fund.

By Contributor on Monday Oct 09 2017

One of the nation’s most ardent climate change activists will visit the West Kootenay as part of the Selkirk College Mir Centre for Peace Lecture Series.

Canadian documentary filmmaker and former journalist Avi Lewis appears at Nelson’s Capitol Theatre on Friday, October 13 where he will speak about climate justice and the critical need for immediate action.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Oct 09 2017

Homelessness Action Week in Nelson began Monday in Nelson.

The focus of the week is Opening Doors to Affordable Housing.

The week kicked off with a Thanksgiving Dinner at Our Daily Bread Monday.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Oct 09 2017

The latest black belt recipient at at Kootenay Martial Arts is now the youngest in North America.

Jeremiah Richichi tested for his black belt in Tae Kwon Do recently, and after achieving his goal, became the youngest Tae Kwon Do black belt in North America at the age of eight years of age.