In response to questions from residential customers, FortisBC is hosting public information sessions to help customers better understand the possible impacts of the rate design changes it’s seeking from the BC Utilities Commission (BCUC).
Wayne Stetski, MP for Kootenay-Columbia, is alerting eligible local employers and organizations that the deadline for Canada Summer Jobs 2018 (CSJ) has been extended to Friday (February 9th).
As in previous years, the program is providing an extra week to apply for funding from the Government of Canada.
It’s been a long time coming.
For years SHARE Nelson has worked to get an affordable, low-income housing project realized in Nelson but, for every project that the church put forward, there were insurmountable reasons why it stalled.
The BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB) is aiming to open the first government-operated non-medical cannabis retail store by late summer, and has begun exploring an e-commerce model to offer online sales to the public.
In a media release Monday, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure said its moving ahead with plans to ensure continued safe operation of the Kootenay Lake ferry.
The ministry also said its planning changes to ensure the service meets the needs of ferry users, the community and visitors to the area.
The Nelson Leafs are winning both on and off the ice this Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season.
The Hockey Club recently began an awareness program for Autism during regular season home games in February. The Leafs are wearing newly minted jerseys to promote Autism Awareness sponsored by Remedy's RX on 700 Baker Street.
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Grand Forks RCMP said officers are looking for public assistance following a couple of recent incidents that have plagued the Boundary City.
As recently as Friday (February 2) police responded to a Break and Enter at the Winnipeg Liquor store located at 426 Central Avenue at 11:30 p.m.
Kootenay Lake School District Superintendent Christine Perkins is pleased to announce that Trafalgar Middle School Principal Carol-Ann Leidloff has been honoured as one of Canada’s Outstanding Principal for 2018.
Perkins made the announcement in a media release.
“We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life and history there is such a thing as being too late. Procrastination is still the thief of time. Life often leaves us standing bare, naked and dejected with a lost opportunity.”– Martin Luther King Jr.