It's popular to slay the dragon.
Now locals can ride the dragon Saturday (May 26) at Lakeside Park.
The Kootenay Rhythm Dragons would like to offer locals a chance to take a ride in the club's boat.
"This is the team’s big “Thank You Nelson” for all the community support received for eight years. They are also recruiting new members for a second team," said a team...
For a dialysis patient, healthy veins are a life line.
But sometimes when Renal staff plan to create a permanent vascular access (called an AV fistula) to facilitate the necessary blood flow for hemodialysis, they find a patient’s veins have been damaged from previous IVs or lab work.
Renal staff have been working with Interior Health’s IV therapy team on ways to better preserve...
What secret does coroner Bern Fortin uncover in a quiet mountain town, and what does beer have to do with it?
Find out by buying a ticket to a special event and book launch for Deryn Collier’s new mystery novel, Confined Space, a Nelson Public Library event to be held at the Nelson Brewing Company Friday, June 15th at 7:00pm.
Confined Space, published...
The Rite of Movement is coming to L.V. Rogers High School.
The show, a production of the LVR dance program, is set for the LVR Hangar, Friday (May 25) at 7 p.m.
Students will be performing both teacher and student-choreographed pieces.
Tickets are currently for sale by LVR students, and will also be available at the door: $10 for adults, $6 for students, and...
Looking to get some exercise . . . with a friend or two?
Slot Sunday, June 3 on the calendar for the 11th West Kootenay Walk for ALS.
This fun filled community event is slated for Lakeside Rotary Park in Nelson at 1 p.m. Registration goes at 11:30 a.m.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) is a fatal neuromuscular disease that affects the person’s motor neurons...
The market was such as success in 2011, organizers are ready to do it all over again at the Oxygen Art Market May 25-27.
The Art Market has quickly become an important fundraiser for the Oxygen Art Centre.
The event, attracting an estimated 700 attendees, was developed in response to a greater need for fundraising to keep the Oxygen’s doors open.
Like many artist-run...
Why do you listen to the radio?
To hear music?
To learn what’s happening in the world?
To share ideas and events?
Kootenay Co-op Radio (KCR), is entering its 13th year on the air of local music, local news and local support, entirely supported by the love of its listeners.
Radio isn’t cheap. KCR’s annual budget is over $130 000—money that goes to staff...
The Taghum Hall Society Starry Nights/Sunny Days Program got a big boost with the addition of its new is Hydrogen Alpha Scope.
The Hydrogen Alpha Scope and the sun filters on the big telescope we could safely look at the sun which appears through the lens as a bright orange, almost red ball and you can actually see solar flares shooting off the sun and looping back to the sun in an arc...
In recognition of the International Year of Co-operatives, Concentra Financial a Saskatoon based co-operative, announced the recipients of its Empowering Your Communities 2012 initiative which provides $180,000 to support credit union community projects nationwide.
Concentra Financial asked credit unions to submit proposals for a local project that is being led or championed by their...
Kootenays for a Pipeline-Free BC transports the people on a moving journey, through Calls from Whales, a Forum on the Impacts of the Enbridge BC Oil Pipeline, at the Capitol theatre in Nelson, May 30th at 7 p.m.
The forum features Andrew Nikiforuk, investigative reporter and author of award winning book, Tar Sands: Dirty Oil and the Future of a...