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By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Saturday Jan 28 2023

A new regional district bylaw gives the green light to recreation services to construct, renovate or expand community, recreation and leisure facilities within City of Nelson property.

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Thursday Jan 26 2023

Nelson RCMP has opened an investigation of theft of mail from Canada Post Offices in Slocan Park and Ymir.

In a media release Thursday, RCMP said the stolen mail was discovered inside a pickup truck following a report of a suspicious vehicle on Giveout Creek Forest Service Road  south of Nelson, on Sunday, January 22, 2023.

By The Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jan 26 2023

Bomber teams swept to a couple of victories Wednesday at the L.V. Rogers Hangar.

The Senior Bombers gained some revenge on the short-handed Grand Forks Wolves, outlasting the Boundary City squad 77-61 in Senior Boys High School Basketball action at the Hangar.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Thursday Jan 26 2023

There are deep layers of concern and uncertainty over deep layers of weak snow buried in the West Kootenay backcountry alpine regions that could create large avalanches.

Although there have been no avalanches reported in the West Kootenay region for the last two days, dangerous conditions still exist in the backcountry, according to Avalanche Canada (AC).

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Wednesday Jan 25 2023

Together with the provincial and federal governments and a forestry company, the National Conservancy of Canada announced the conservation of 185,329 acres (75,000 hectares) in the Incomappleux Valley located in the Selkirk Mountains approximately 29 kilometres east of Revelstoke.

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Wednesday Jan 25 2023

Nelson Police said the missing woman alert Wednesday has been rescinded. 

Nelson Police said 33-year-old Alissa Kunstmann was located Wednesday afternoon.

Nelson Police thanks the public for assisting in locating Kunstmann

NPD appeal to public to locate missing woman

By Contributor on Wednesday Jan 25 2023

Five Nelson gymnasts, earned highly sought after placements on the Kootenay Zone Gymnastics Team to compete at the 2023 BC Winter Games in Vernon March 23-26.

Molly Anderson, 15 and Jersey Skolka, 13, won two of three spots in the Level 7 category.

Anouk Prud’homme, 15, Macy Loutit, 15, and Anni van Hellemond, 13, earned all three spots in the Level 8 category.

By Trail Champion on Wednesday Jan 25 2023

Police are asking residents to keep their eyes open for two vehicles involved in two incidents involving suspicious strangers and children, according to Trail RCMP Sgt. Mike Wicentowich.

By David Suzuki on Wednesday Jan 25 2023

By now, anyone paying attention knows that burning coal, oil and gas has created a crisis that threatens our survival. The scientific evidence — in fields including physics, geography, oceanography, meteorology, chemistry, biology and more — is indisputable.

By Lone Sheep Publishing on Tuesday Jan 24 2023

Nelson Police said Thursday that a woman missing for a week has been located.

Nelson Police said Katherine Rivard, 39, has been located.

Nelson Police said that Rivard was located safe and sound and thanks the public for their assistance.

Nelson Police appeals for public support in finding missing woman