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by Contributor on Monday Dec 11 2017

Black Productions is proud to bring GREASE to the Capitol Theatre stage in collaboration with the Selkirk College of Contemporary Music. 

We are actively looking for actors, singers and dancers ages 18 and up to come out and audition.

Scheduled auditions will be held (Saturday & Sunday) January 13th & 14th, 2018 from 11a.m. - 8 p.m.

GREASE will run May 24th-27th,...

by Contributor on Monday Dec 11 2017

Doris Bradshaw was a lifelong resident of Nelson — and a lifelong lover of music, thanks to her studies with Dr. Amy Ferguson.

Bradshaw was a soprano and a consistent winner in the West Kootenay Music Festival. She also enjoyed a long career as a popular journalist with the Nelson Daily News and was instrumental in setting up the Nelson Daily News Archives. When she passed away in 2015...

by Contributor on Thursday Dec 07 2017

The West Kootenay Eco-Society is hosting an evening of intimate music show, with amazing photography while tasting a election of tasty nibbles Friday at the Nelson Legion.

With 36 stunning, high-definition, nature themed images to choose from, you'll be sure to find the right one for that special someone. Exclusive pricing is only available during this even, with options for re-prints...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Dec 05 2017

KidSport, including the branch in Nelson, has launched its sixth annual Give the Gift of Sport fundraising campaign, calling on Canadians to donate online at

More than 30 percent of Canadian youth under the age of 18 cannot...

by Contributor on Tuesday Dec 05 2017

Books can open whole worlds — you just need to have one first.

This holiday season a local partnership aims to put a book under every tree for all in the community.

This holiday season a local partnership aims to put a book under every tree for Nelson Food Cupboard’s ‘Festive Food Days’.

Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy, the Nelson Public Library,  Railtown Coffeehouse...

by Contributor on Sunday Dec 03 2017

The Village of Salmo has completed a major upgrade at the Salmo Cemetery that includes the demolition of the crumbling concrete fence, installation of 250 feet of new high-quality decorative metal fencing and installation of a second ornamental entrance gate.

The work was put to tender in August. The Village civic works crew did the demolition and site preparation, Ninco Construction...

by Contributor on Sunday Dec 03 2017

Until recently, investors could work with an advisor or they could self-manage their own investments. Now there’s another option: robo-advice (or digital advice). In partnership with Qtrade Financial Group, EKC, Nelson and District Credit and Grand...

by Contributor on Friday Dec 01 2017

The West Kootenay EcoSociety is once again putting on its annual Winter Craft Fair. This year’s fair will take place on Saturday, December 9 at the Central School Gym, 811 Stanley Street in Nelson, and will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

All of the products that will be on offer are hand-made locally so you know you are supporting the local economy and local crafters when you shop at this...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Nov 30 2017
Kootenay Co-op Radio is looking for an event producer for the 2018 Kootenay Music Awards in March.

The Kootenay Music Awards is a premier celebration of local, original music which captures the diversity, creativity and craft of musical talents found in and around the Kootenay Mountain Region. From Fernie, Rossland to Revelstoke and all the fruitful communities in between,...

by Contributor on Wednesday Nov 29 2017

A massive heart felt thank you to the wonderful ladies of the IODE... Shirley Tennant, Sharon Fletcher, Heather Cox and Linda Lussier who met Dr. Nic Sparrow in KLH ER recently to present KERPA with a cheque for $7500.

"This is an amazingly generous donation and we can now afford to purchase a portable ultrasound device to the take to the road side of critically injured trauma patients...