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Officers from the Nelson Police Department experienced a busy weekend, responding to no less than 73 calls for service over a 72-hour period.

Saturday morning impair driver

Nelson Police officers were alerted to a call of a possible impaired driver in the 1000...

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Kokanee (Oncorhynchus nerka) are a member of the salmonidae family.

They are the non-anadromous form of the sockeye salmon...

Matti Erickson of Nelson shocked the field as the former L.V. Rogers athlete won three medals at the Canadian National Track and Field Championships this past weekend in Langley.

Erickson, who completed his freshman cross country season at the University of Oregon, won both the 800 meter...

Following a successful season on the court, pitch, pool and trails, L.V. Rogers presented its 2021-22 Athletic Awards during a recent ceremony at the Hangar.

Major award winners included Matteo Chirico and Cayenne Caney winning the Most Outstanding Athlete honours in a single sport.

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The Nelson & District Arts Council (NDAC) was delighted to see the streets buzzing again with art lovers on Friday, June 24th for the first in-person ArtWalk event since the shut down in 2020.

ArtWalk was back with a vengeance.

There were 27 venues and over 60 artists for folks to explore. The night also included eight mini-performance spaces for musicians and entertainers,...

Blending all their learnings from the past two years, Selkirk College Business students transformed theory into reality at the first in-person Business Plan Tradeshow Competition in three years.

From antique refurbishing to electric bike services, the variety of student-created business concepts stimulated a buzz of energy in the Pit on the Castlegar Campus in late March.

Unlike...

AC/BC: air conditioning use leads to higher summer electricity demand in B.C.

BC Hydro data shows a rise in air conditioning (AC) use in B.C. homes has significantly increased summer electricity demand and it is forecasting this upward trend will continue due to climate change.

The new report titled, “AC dependency: summer demand for electricity increasing with AC use,” shows since 2017 BC Hydro residential electricity demand has increased by 12 per cent from...

Kimberley RCMP is asking for public assistance in regards to a fatal accident Friday on Highway 95A near Stirton Road, south of Marysville.

RCMP said on Friday, June 24, 2022, at approximately 4:50 p.m., officers responded to a head-on collision involving two vehicles.

"Upon arrival it was determined that a blue Dodge Journey heading southbound entered the oncoming lane and...