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by Nelson Daily Editor on Tuesday Aug 09 2011

Seasonings: A Year of Local Flavour in Words and Recipes (published by the Kootenay Country Store Cooperative and the Nelson Library last fall), is short-listed in the English-langua

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Aug 07 2011

Move over Abbotsford Air show Nelson is coming up from behind.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Aug 05 2011

Beginning today, people can help support Red Cross drought relief efforts in the Horn of Africa (which includes Somalia, Kenya, Djibouti, Ethiopia and Uganda) by making donations at the BC Liquor store in the West Kootenay, or any of the 197 BC Liquor Stores located in communities across BC.

by Nelson Daily Editor on Friday Aug 05 2011

Two military aircraft will highlight one of the largest single-day events in the West Kootenay as Nelson Flighfest gets off of the ground this Saturday.

by Nelson Daily Editor on Friday Aug 05 2011

By Dr. Brenda Gill

The first two articles discussed what environmental toxicity was all about, what type of symptoms are indicating a toxic overload and some of the simple solutions to removing them from your body. 

This article will discuss supplements and herbs that would be helpful.

by Timothy Schafer on Friday Aug 05 2011

If you missed the five-day window in which to purchase tickets to Shambhala Music Festival when it opened in late spring (before it sold out), this story won’t do you any good.

And if you do have tickets to one of the biggest festivals in Western Canada, this story probably won’t do you any good either — you are already there.

by Mona Mattei on Thursday Aug 04 2011
The Cascade Power Project at Christina Lake could still be built by 2016 after the Ministry of Environment extended their environmental assessment permit despite opposition from the Regional District of the Kootenay Boundary (RDKB).  
“The extension was because we have been unable to get an electricity purchase agreement with B.C.
by Timothy Schafer on Wednesday Aug 03 2011

A few days after several Nelsonites protested at City Hall over transit cuts, BC Transit has made it known there could be further changes to the local schedules as they undertake a region-wide review of the service.