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By David Suzuki on Wednesday Aug 21 2019

B.C. is spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on a captive breeding program to protect spotted owls. With an estimated six of the owls left in the wild in Canada, all in B.C., that seems like good news. But while the program includes some habitat protection, the province is also approving logging in habitat the owl needs to survive.

By Timothy Schafer on Wednesday Aug 21 2019

The Kutenai has landed. Again.

More than 10 years after the multi-building, waterfront development stalled, the spectre of Kutenai Landing has arisen.

By Castlegar Source on Tuesday Aug 20 2019

The Southeast District Major Crime Unit is investigating following the discovery of the bodies of two men on Saturday afternoon near Ashcroft.

On Aug. 17,  Lytton RCMP frontline officers were called to a rural area north of Spences Bridge for a report that two bodies had been discovered at that location.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Aug 20 2019

Competitors from Power By You in Nelson claimed medals at the recent Ogopogo Olympic Weightlifting Competition in Winfield.

Mallard’s Source for sports would like to salute the competitors and coaches as Team of the Week.

The group includes Coach Ali Popoff-Grypma, Ashlynn D’Alessandris, Jaydon Wouters, Jamie Rule, Coach Leo Grypma, Emily Taylor, Levi Taylor and Rolf Gosney.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Aug 20 2019

The Water Smart Ambassador for the Regional District of Central Kootenay, Geneviève Bergeron, has been busy throughout the summer showcasing the recently developed Xeriscape Demonstration Garden located in Crescent Valley Beach Regional Park a few kilometers north of the Highway 3A/6 Junction in the Slocan Valley.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Aug 20 2019

In the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League, players come and players go.

The Nelson Leafs invite some of those newbies beginning Friday for the team’s annual Training Camp at the NDCC Arena. The camp runs through Sunday with intra-squad games and off-ice sessions.

By Regional District of Central Kootenay on Monday Aug 19 2019

 Join Robson Fire Fighters on and Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 as they host the fifth annual Firefighter Games in support of Muscular Dystrophy Canada. Be sure to attend this FREE family friendly event that will kick off with opening ceremonies at 11a.m Saturday at the Pass Creek Regional Exhibition Grounds!

By Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Aug 19 2019

In a media release Monday, RCMP issued another plea for the public to come forward with any information that may aid them in locating a missing Nakusp man.

36-year-old Christopher Sanford was last seen on August 4, 2019 in Nakusp. 

By Trail Champion on Monday Aug 19 2019

A spike in thefts and a resulting backlash on social media have local police cautioning residents about taking matters into their own hands.

In a press release issued Monday, Trail RCMP Sgt. Mike Wicentowich asked the public to remain vigilant, but to leave any punitive action to police.

By Contributor on Monday Aug 19 2019

George Hazard-Benoit has been found safe and sound after spending 30 plus hours in thick dense woods in the Lions Lake area in Mackenzie.

George was reported missing after he became separated from his mom while she and a friend were berry picking.