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By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Jul 18 2019

The Columbia Basin Cultural Tour is back.

On August 10 & 11, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., the Columbia Basin Culture Tour allows you to explore artists' studios, museums, art galleries and heritage sites during this free, self-guided event. Travel to studios and archives that aren't normally open, see demonstrations, new exhibitions and collections or meet people behind the scenes.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Jul 18 2019

Mother Nature has been cooperative, thus far, as cooler, wet weather has reduced Fire Rating for most of the Southeast Fire Centre to the Low Danger category.

However, City of Nelson officials realize it’s imperative to become a more wildfire resilient community and has moved in that direction by updating its land use regulations to include best practices from FireSmart BC.

By Contributor on Thursday Jul 18 2019

The Province is restricting commercial-scale huckleberry harvesting to protect grizzly bear habitat in the Kootenay Boundary Region.

By aeon on Wednesday Jul 17 2019

By Richard G. Stevens; from Aeon

By Timothy Schafer on Wednesday Jul 17 2019

The building landscape of Nelson is evolving and the city has already begun implementing several changes, some of which could have far reaching effects.

The city recently passed several Building Bylaw amendments — at the recommendation of the Municipal Insurance Agency (MIA) — in order to comply with the newly instituted Provincial Building Act.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Jul 17 2019

Laura Waterer scored twice and Meredith Vezina added a single to spark the Nelson Women's Soccer Club to a 4-2 victory over Tri-Cities in the final of the Spokane Summer Classic Tournament this past weekend in the Lilac City.

Nelson won its opening game 4-1 before dropping Game two 4-3. The Heritage City squad advanced to the final with a lopsided 7-2 shellacking in Game three.

By David Suzuki on Tuesday Jul 16 2019

Climate protection is not a partisan issue

By Bob Hall on Tuesday Jul 16 2019

 A pair of Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) grads are headed to the mountains as they transition into post-secondary with the Selkirk College Saints.

By Bob Hall on Tuesday Jul 16 2019

Renowned sculptor Christina Nick has gifted a beautiful welded steel and mixed media piece for permanent display on the Selkirk College Castlegar Campus.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jul 16 2019

It’s a phone call Ian Walgren won't soon forget.

Recently, the Chef du Mission for Special Olympics Team BC Speed Skating rang up the Nelson Speed Skater to request his presence as a member of the Provincial Team for the upcoming season. And we all know how the local speed skater responded.