Gary Wright is unrepentant. Lovers of books, politics, and subversity can find out why at a reading from Wright’s rollicking 2012 biographyUnrepentant on Thursday, March 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Nelson Public Library.
Wright is known locally as the former long-time mayor of New Denver.
If that is remarkable in itself, so is Wright’s story. An American college student in...
Have you ever wondered about the controversy surrounding evolution and
Many people find the debate confusing as both sides claim a
‘scientific’ conclusion. It is very difficult to decide which side is
correct. Is there a correct side?
Is there evidence for both sides of the
Is the truth somewhere in the middle?
Safety and service were the watchwords last week as local business Live To Play Sports was presented with St John Ambulance's (SJA's) BC & YukonCouncil Award.
A prestigious accolade presented by the world's longest-standing humanitarian organization, the BC & Yukon Council Award was offered Feb. 21 in a ceremony celebrating Live To Play Sports' contribution of expertise and...
Tax time is getting closer than we think (2013 deadline to file is April 30) and The Nelson Daily, with help from H&R Block, is providing tips to the public leading up to the final day of filing to Revenue Canada.
Today we focus on helping out families with children.
Claim the kids: Families will continue to benefit from a $2,...
Oxygen Art Centre has pulled out all the stops this year to bring you Spring Break Art Camp 2013.
Now in its fifth year of producing Arts Education Programming for Children and Youth, Oxygen's instructors have developed brand new camps this year that will develop skills and exercises over each week, culminating in a performance or screening at the end of the week for family and friends...
Nelson/Creston MLA Michelle Mungall is bringing a leader in women's issues with the announcement that federal MP Niki Ashton is coming to Nelson to speak at the Fourth Annual International Women’s Day Brunch.
Throughout her distinguished career, Ashton, set to speak at the event on Sunday, March 10 at the at the Best Western Baker Street Inn, Nelson, has championed women’s...
This week, the Nelson Library and 4Cats Studio celebrate creative minds with a children’s multimedia art show.
Opening Night is Thursday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m., when art-lovers of all ages can enjoy the work, meet the artists, and sample refreshments provided by the Kootenay Co-op, Epiphany Cakes, and Lucky Cupcakes.
The Nelson Library regularly shows children’s artwork, but this...
The Trafalgar Grade 8 Leadership Class recently put the finishing touches on cat scratch posts for the SPCA.
Thanks to generous support from Maglios, Nelson Floors and Home Hardware, the Leadership Class, along with support of teacher Marcello Piro, built the new cat scratch posts as part community contribution hours.
Pictured in the photo is Rob Andrew, manager of the SPCA and...
If you can`t go to them, the Alzheimer Society of B.C. will bring a mountain of information to you.
The society next month launches a free tele-support and learning group for local caregivers of a family member with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia who is living at home.
The eight-session pilot project is designed specifically for area residents who are unable to attend...
Calling all gardeners.
What better way to celebrate the emergence of spring than a seed sale. Join us for Seedy Saturday February 23, in the basement of the United Church, located on the corner of Silica St. and Josephine St.
Come down any time between 10 a.m, and 2 p.m. to swap or purchase seeds for your garden and network with other gardening enthusiasts.