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January 2020
By Nelson Daily Staff on Saturday Jan 18 2020

The Jumbo Glacier area nestled in the Purcell Mountains, which has been a source of civil unrest, protests, blockades and court battles that reached the Supreme Court  of Canada during the past three decades, will now be protected, forever.

By Dermod Travis on Friday Jan 17 2020

You likely missed them, but on December 30, B.C. Liberal MLA and trade critic Ben Stewart launched two tweet missiles. They were duds.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Jan 15 2020

Enviromment Canada has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Boundary/West Kootenay.

Environment Canada said a Pacific storm is forecast to bring heavy snow to this part of the Southern Interior beginning Wednesday evening with snow continuing through Thursday before tapering off Thursday evening.

By Trail Champion on Tuesday Jan 14 2020

Two arson fires in Trail last week have not been proven connected, but police indicate they may well be looking for the same suspect in both cases, according to RCMP Sgt. Mike Wicentowich.

He said the first fire was started in a bathroom at McDonald’s.

By Contributor on Tuesday Jan 14 2020

The BC SPCA is urging British Columbians to support the inclusion of animals in the province’s Emergency Management Legislation.  The B.C. government is seeking input on modernizing the legislation until Jan. 31, 2020.

By Contributor on Tuesday Jan 14 2020

Dear Premier Horgan,

On November 23/24, 2019, BC teachers and the NDP held meetings at the same venue in Victoria, BC.

Over 200 teachers met on one side of a “steel-gate” and you, and 800 of your colleagues, met on the other side.

By BC Hydro on Tuesday Jan 14 2020

The navigational lock at the Hugh L. Keenleyside Dam is currently closed for repairs to the floating guidewall which was damaged by the recent extreme weather. The floating guidewall is critical to ensure safe access into the lock from Arrow Lakes Reservoir. The navigational lock will remain closed until further notice.

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jan 14 2020

Count’em up — Richard Sevigny, Keith Acton, Patrice Brisebois and coach Steve Shutt are just a few of the former Montreal Canadiens ready to take to the ice at 7 p.m.