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by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Jul 12 2018

In a media release Wednesday, the provincial government announced it is restricting commercial-scale huckleberry harvesting to protect grizzly bear habitat in the Kootenay Boundary region.

by Contributor on Tuesday Jul 10 2018

In a recent media release, the British Columbia Federation of Students (BCFS) announced a research document outlining many of the issues facing international students in British Columbia. 

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Jul 09 2018

An increase in water demand has forced the Regional District of Central Kootenay to put the Village of Riondel on Stage 3 Water Conservation Measures.

In a media release Monday, the RDCK said high water demand has resulted in low reservoir levels, which requires Riondel Water Users to conserve water.

by Boundary Sentinel on Monday Jul 09 2018

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary is picking up the pieces after vandals broke into the West Boundary Landfill near Greenwood and set fire to wood piles and equipment.

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Jul 06 2018

The Trail AllStars boldy went where few other West Kootenay teams have gone before in capturing the 2018 Firecracker this past weekend in Kalispell, MT.   

Paced by Brady Augustin of the Nelson Baseball Association, who pitched all six innings, the Allstars cruised to an impressive 8-1 victory over the Medicine Hat AAA squad in the Firecracker Final.

by Timothy Schafer on Friday Jul 06 2018

The city’s downtown now has a code of conduct.

City council formally passed amendments June 25 to the Traffic (Pedestrian) Bylaw, which outline civil behaviour on the streets and how the city hopes to achieve it.

by Contributor on Thursday Jul 05 2018

The Kootenay Savings Community Foundation is excited to announce the distribution of $67,755 in new grants.

These most recent grants, ranging from $500 to $10,000, will help support a wide range of projects all across the Kootenays - benefitting the big, small, young, old and everyone in between.

by Bob Hall on Thursday Jul 05 2018

If the Selkirk College Saints are to return the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) championship trophy to the West Kootenay, it will take a dressing room full of dedication to get them to the ultimate goal.