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November 2017
By Contributor on Monday Nov 20 2017

The Government of British Columbia has taken steps to further support recycling in communities throughout the province by approving a stewardship plan for the newspaper sector.

By Michael Jessen on Sunday Nov 19 2017

An electricity rate freeze matters and so does the way a government minister tries to proclaim it.

Michelle Mungall, Nelson-Creston NDP MLA and Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, discovered this recently in the BC Legislature.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Nov 19 2017

RCMP is asking for public assistance in locating the driver who left the scene of an accident in Slocan Valley Sunday morning.

RCMP said in a media release, the accident occurred at approximately 9 a.m. Sunday, November 19th.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Nov 19 2017

Environment Canada is advising the public of a driving Alert for interior highways.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Nov 17 2017

A head-on collision four miles north of Nelson on Highway 3A Wednesday afternoon that halted traffic for more than an hour was the result of aggressive driving said RCMP in a media release.

The collision occurred at approximately 12:08 p.m. Wednesday in the 2200 block of Highway 3A when a Pontiac G6 crossed over the center line, striking an oncoming Toyota Camry.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Nov 17 2017

Teams from throught the southern interior of the province have set Nelson for the next stop on the curling calendar as the Heritage City club plays host to the Doug Bothamley Memorial Open Cash Spiel November 24-26.

The cashspiel is names in honour of longtime curler Doug Bothamley.

By Contributor on Thursday Nov 16 2017

It's an event the public will not want to miss — 'Upstream Benefits – Rural Art Symposium’.

This four-day-long symposium explores and celebrates the role and impact that the arts have in rural communities and will bring into focus artist-run culture in the Kootenays. 

By Dermod Travis on Thursday Nov 16 2017

There were likely more people on the floor of the legislature listening to it than watching it live on television, but there was an interesting exchange at the legislature last week.

Energy Minister Michelle Mungall was being grilled by her opposition critic, B.C. Liberal MLA Tracy Redies.

By Trail Champion on Thursday Nov 16 2017

The Trail Smoke Eaters would like to announce the commitment of Bryce Anderson for the 2018-2019 season.

By The Fraser Institute on Thursday Nov 16 2017

Because Canada’s public health-care funding model doesn’t account for interprovincial migration, the movement of seniors from province to province can materially impact provincial budgets, finds a new study by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.