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By Rossland Telegraph on Monday Mar 30 2020

Information from a study of COID-19 patients with mild cases, treated at the PLA General Hospital in Beijing, indicates that people should stay in isolation for a further two weeks after their last symptoms have disappeared.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Mar 30 2020

Spring Break is over.

However, instead of returning to classes Monday, students remained at home as the world deals with the COVID-19 pandemic, forcing the BC government to close schools earlier in March.

School Districts throughout BC have been scrambling to prepare students what schooling will look like beyond Spring Break.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Mar 30 2020

Before all amateur sports in the Heritage City were shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hume Innkeepers took care of some unfinished business by capturing the Nelson Men’s Indoor Soccer Championships at the Nelson Youth Indoor Facility on Cedar Street.

The Innkeepers defeated Whitecaps Prospects 11-5 in the Indoor Final.

By Timothy Schafer on Monday Mar 30 2020

The region’s decision makers will be coming together to chart the future course of regional transit and to determine how costs are handled for the multi-layered, district-wide service as it continues to evolve.

By Contributor on Sunday Mar 29 2020

As the challenges caused by the COVID-19 outbreak continue to shift, the B.C. government and Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer (PHO), are taking unprecedented measures to slow the transmission of COVID-19, including in the retail food and grocery store sector.

By Boundary Sentinel on Sunday Mar 29 2020

In a media release Friday, the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary said the new Saddle Lake Dam Spillway in Area D / Rural Grand Forks is ready for the 2020 freshet.

By Contributor on Saturday Mar 28 2020

Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.'s provincial health officer, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia:

“We are announcing 92 new cases of COVID-19 for a total of 884 cases in British Columbia.

By Contributor on Saturday Mar 28 2020

The BC CDC says there are now 884 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in BC as of March 28, 2020.

By Letters to the editor on Saturday Mar 28 2020


Two points about the  response of some people to the Covid 19 pandemic:

In the US, one decides one's response on the basis of party-political identification. I say this on the basis of polling by Pew Research.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Saturday Mar 28 2020

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning Saturday for higher elevation highways in the Boundary/West Kootenay regions.

Environment Canada said an unseasonably cool spring storm will bring a long period of snowfall over the highway passes this weekend with 20 to 30 cm of snow expected for Rogers Pass and Kootenay Pass.