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By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 17 2019

There are only days of campaigning until Canadians go to the polls to elect a new government for the next four years.

By Contributor on Thursday Oct 17 2019

VICTORIA - Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer, has confirmed the first probable case of a vaping-related illness in B.C.

There are several other investigations underway that may also meet the case definition of probable or confirmed vaping-related illness in the near future.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Oct 17 2019

The Nelson Leafs will look to build on what has already been an impressive October when the club host a pair of Kootenay International Junior Hockey League games this weekend at the NDCC Arena.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 17 2019

The judge hearing the case of a man charged in the shooting of an RCMP officer last week near Argenta has decided not to place a publication ban on information surrounding the case.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 17 2019

A list of local dignitaries from Nelson Mayor John Dooley to Nelson-Creston MLA to members of Nelson Cares Society and Columbia Basin Trush joined together Wednesday afternoon in Fairview to toast the new four-storey affordable housing building, Lakeside Place.

By Timothy Schafer on Thursday Oct 17 2019

The city will not be on board with a campaign supporting the re-location of Balfour ferry terminal.

By Timothy Schafer on Thursday Oct 17 2019

The city will have a new ambassador to carry the message that is Nelson to the world outside the Heritage City.

City council has voted to establish a sports ambassador policy to represent, support and promote Nelson’s active culture in and outside of the community in the form of the selection of an annual sports ambassador.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Oct 16 2019

Nelson Boxing Club is once again hosting a Boxing Card Saturday (October 19th) at the Rod and Gun Club.

Fight Night VII is a night of Olympic-style boxing featuring national-level athletes from Calgary, Spokane, Kelowna, Victoria, Cranbrook, Nanaimo and Nelson’s own Boxing Club.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Oct 16 2019

The first ever West Kootenay Tech Talent Career Fair held last week at the Prestige Lakeside Resort was deemed a success with more than 70 potential job seekers attending the event.

The Fair, hosted by the Kootenay Career Development Society, coordinates the West Kootenay Tech program, which is funded by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.

By David Suzuki on Tuesday Oct 15 2019
Many people, including me, expected Greta Thunberg to win this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. Instead, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali was deservedly awarded for ending more than 20 years of conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.