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By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Oct 25 2019

Residents of Nelson Commons on Vernon Street in Nelson received an early-morning wakeup call after fire alarms were triggered by smoke coming from one of the freezers inside the Kootenay Co-op grocery store.

Nelson Fire Rescue said the hall received the call of smoke coming from one of the retail freezer units in the store at 7:11 a.m. Thursday.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Oct 25 2019

The Supreme Court of Canada said it will hear the case involving Sinixt First Nation, Rodney Cawston, the Chairman of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville, said in a media release Thursday.

By Timothy Schafer on Thursday Oct 24 2019

A provincially-mandated housing needs assessment has brought the city and the regional district together to undertake a local look at where the housing situation sits in the central Kootenay.

The assessment is expected to provide a better understanding of what is lacking in housing in Nelson and across the region by identifying existing and projected gaps in the housing supply.

By Contributor on Thursday Oct 24 2019

Fall is a busy season in the yard for home and business owners. After the lawn gets its last cut before winter, it will be time to put away spring and summer outdoor power equipment, like lawn mowers, leaf blowers, chain saws and trimmers.

And homeowners will need to get snow throwers, generators and other small engine equipment out and ready for winter use.

By Contributor on Thursday Oct 24 2019

By Emanuel Sequeira, KIJHL Communications Manager

After a less than impressive start to the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season, Nelson Leafs have caught fire in October thanks to netminder Anderson Violette.

Violette came to the Green and White via a trade with Sannich Braves of the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 24 2019

Kootenay Lake ferry users refuse to give up.

A group of calling themselves Our Ferry Matters is planning a second Unity Sailing rally Saturday starting at 1 p.m. from the Kootenay Bay terminal.

By Letters to the editor on Wednesday Oct 23 2019

To The Editor:

A hearty congratulations to the City of Nelson for undertaking the removal of Japanese knotweed and the Kootenay Invasive Species Society in supporting their efforts.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Oct 23 2019

There’s some big news happening at Trafalgar Middle School.

The Thunder Girl’s Volleyball team looked very impressive in capturing the South Okanagan Grade 7/8 Tournament this past weekend in Oliver.

Trafalgar, defeating Okanagan Mission of Kelowna in the final, cruised to the title with wins over host South Okanagan, Vernon Christian, Aberdeen Hall of Kelowna and Summerland.

By Rossland Telegraph on Tuesday Oct 22 2019

On October 20, 2019, at 6:16 p.m.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Oct 22 2019

Trafalgar Thunder swept past Okanagan Mission of Kelowna in two games to capture the South Okanagan Hornets Grade 7-8 Girl’s Volleyball Tournament this past weekend in Oliver.