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By Dermod Travis on Friday Nov 30 2018

A bit of good news came out of Victoria this week, which could have easily been missed under the avalanche of bad news that was coming out of the capital.

British Columbia is now “operating debt-free for the first time in more than 40 years,” according to the province’s second quarterly report. 

But that's not really the good news, at least for me.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Nov 30 2018

The annual Doug Bothamley Memorial Open Cash Bonspiel is set to commence Friday at the Nelson Curling Club with 20 teams vying for bragging rights.

Teams from Kimberley, Cranbrook, Kaslo, Castlegar, Trail and Grand Forks join a large contingent of Nelson teams for the three-day event.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Nov 30 2018

Opening night at the 31st Annual Christmas Pantomine did not disappoint as a large crowd flocked to the Capitol Theatre in Nelson for the production of Cinderallen.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Nov 29 2018

Impaired Driving enforcement is a priority for police throughout the year, but during the Christmas season, enforcement is stepped up across the province to stop impaired drivers.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Nov 29 2018

One of the best minor hockey coaches Nelson has ever produced, Marshall (Marsh) Severyn, recently died on November 20th in Weatherby Place in White Rock, BC.

Severyn, who coached Nelson to its first-ever BC Bantam title, suffered a stroke as a result of a previous illness and passed away surrounded by family.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Nov 28 2018

Contractors have been busy this week installing the Christmas lights to the Nelson downtown just in time for the festive season.

Crews are currently working in the 300, 400 and 500 blocks of Baker Street, wrapping deciduous trees in lights that will be left on the trees throughout the year.

By Castlegar Source on Wednesday Nov 28 2018

Kalesnikoff Lumber is once again notifying residents between Castlegar and Nelson that they will be conducting blasting this week, according to a press release issued Monday.

The release reads as follows:

By Bob Hall on Wednesday Nov 28 2018

A new splash of colour and creativity at Selkirk College’s Castlegar Campus is places focus on what it means to have a healthy campus experience.

By Trevor Miller on Wednesday Nov 28 2018

The Trail Smoke Eaters used a 33-save performance from Adam Marcoux and an overtime winning goal off the stick of Bryce Anderson to help them to their 3rd straight win on home ice, picking up a 2-1 overtime victory over the Merritt Centennials at the Trail Memorial Centre on Friday night. 

By Letters to the editor on Wednesday Nov 28 2018

To The Editor: