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As of Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, 91.0% (4,218,099) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 87.5% (4,056,728) received their second dose.

In addition, 91.4% (3,953,383) of all eligible adults in B.C. have received their first dose and 88...

School District No. 8 (Kootenay Lake) is looking for a Secretary-Treasurer following the resignation announcement Michael McLellan.

In a media release Wednesday, Kootenay Lake School Board Superintendent Trish Smillie said she has accepted McLellan’s resignation effective February 1, 2022...

Bemidji State University may have found a bit of a recruiting gold mine in Nelson Minor Hockey.

The NCAA Division 1 university landed a second Nelson Minor Hockey player to the varsity hockey program after signing Noah Quinn to play at the Minnesota-based school.

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High School sports are back in swing, and so are the Trafalgar Thunder Junior Boy’s Volleyball team.

The Thunder recently swept through the competition during a Mount Sentinel Playday, defeating teams from J. Lloyd Crowe in Trail and the host Wildcats.

The other Trafalgar squad...

Drawing on lessons from our wartime experience, Seth Klein offers an original and uniquely hopeful vision of a way through the climate crisis.

Reminding us that we have come together before in common cause across class, race and gender, he shows us that it is possible to entirely retool our economy in the space of a few short years and align our politics and economy with what the...

The Canadian Federation of University Women Nelson & District (CFUW) invite you to participate in the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence this November and December. Locally the CFUW is creating awareness of this initiative and sharing information on how folks can get involved.

The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence...

Stabbing leads Castlegar RCMP to drugs, weapons

Two local men  drew police attention to themselves after what appears to have been a knife fight, acccording to Castlegar detachment commander RCMP Sgt. Monty Taylor

In the early morning hours of Nov. 23, a home owner on Rosedale Road in Ootishenia answered their door to a male covered in blood reporting he had been stabbed," Taylor said.  "The home owners immediately called emergency...

Due to incoming weather, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is proactively closing Highway 3 between Hope and Princeton, and Highway 99 between Pemberton and Lillooet on Saturday afternoon.

Highway 1 in the Fraser Canyon will also be closed on Saturday as a precaution. The exact time and duration of closures will depend on the weather.

The highway infrastructure in...