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By The Nelson Daily Staff on Monday May 16 2022

Nelson Police officers responded to more than 90 calls for service this past week, including a report of a fight involving a person with a knife.

The mid-day call happened on Thursday, May 12 when dispatch was notified of a fight in the 500 block of Vernon Street.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Monday May 16 2022

Nelsonites will be paying over five per cent more for their total tax take when compared to last year.

That is slightly higher than the four per cent increase assessed on the municipal tax rate alone, but not including the water, sewer and resource recovery increases, coupled with a jump in Nelson Hydro rates.

By Nature Conservancy of Canada on Sunday May 15 2022

As the mercury slowly rises, many Canadians are making springtime plans for their lawns, backyards, flower beds and gardens.

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Saturday May 14 2022

Re-envisioning the Hall Street Pier Project after estimated preliminary costs proved prohibitive has the waterfront work set to begin in June.

Located at the foot of Hall Street and the waterfront, the first flush of the project blew the initial budget set by city council, prompting a search to find cost savings.

By Interior Health Authority on Friday May 13 2022

Interior Health has taken an innovative approach to exploring climate change by creating 

By Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Friday May 13 2022

One of the city’s poverty-reduction programs is receiving a cash infusion to continue its work supporting people who are vulnerable and have low incomes.

Together Nelson — part of Nelson at its Best — will be the recipient of $50,000 for its Year One program to improve financial literacy skills and job readiness.

By The Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday May 12 2022

The Nelson U15 Selects are geared and ready for the upcoming Terry Walgren Soccer Tournament in Nelson.

The U15 Selects traveled to Okanagan Lake Country last month to compete in the Ice Breaker pre-season tournament, earning a silver medal.

Mallard’s Source for sports would like to salute the U15 Selects, and all of the Nelson players with Team of the Week.

By The Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday May 12 2022

In many communities there are individuals who go over and above the call of duty to make their respective city, including the Heritage City, a special place to live.

By The Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday May 12 2022

The Nelson CARES Society is thrilled to announce that the enormous heritage restoration project of the Annable Block (Ward Street Place) has been chosen as the recipient of the Honour Award in the Conservation category for this year’s BC Heritage Awards.

By Contributor on Thursday May 12 2022

Nelson and Area Economic Development Partnership (NAEDP) wants local business to be Nelson Ready.

That means being prepared for the unexpected and taking some key steps now, before disaster strikes.