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September 2019
By Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Sep 20 2019

More than a 1,000 people marched through the downtown core of Nelson Friday as part of a Climate Strike, an event, organized by local Friday’s For Futures students, designed to put pressure on world leaders as they prepare to gather at a UN climate summit.

By Charles Jeanes on Friday Sep 20 2019

Some Elections matter more: this should be one

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Sep 19 2019

As the race for Kootenay Columbia seat in the House of Commons for heats up, The Nelson Daily will poll the candidates with a Question of the Week.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Sep 19 2019

Nelson Police said that two people were taken to hospital following a knife attack Thursday afternoon near the corner of Stanley and Baker Street.

Police received multiple 911 calls of the incident at approximately 5:20 p.m. that tied up traffic on Nelson main street.

By City of Castlegar on Thursday Sep 19 2019

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Community Charter and the Local Government Act, the City of Castlegar will be conducting the Annual Tax Sale of lands for delinquent taxes at 445 13th Avenue, Suite 101, Castlegar, British Columbia commencing at 10:00am on Monday September 30, 2019.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Sep 18 2019

In a surprise move Wednesday in BC Supreme Court, Miles Halverson pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the June 2018 death of Matt Reeder.

Reeder, 45, was assaulted by Halverson on June 5, while sitting on the sidewalk outside Pharmasave in the 600 block of Baker Street in downtown Nelson.

Reeder was taken by ambulance to hospital but later died of injuries.

By Contributor on Wednesday Sep 18 2019

Emanuel Sequeira, KIJHL Communications Manager

Myles Mattila is honouring former Kelowna Chiefs owner Grant Sheridan, who followed Mattila’s career since his bantam days in Prince George.

By BC Hydro on Tuesday Sep 17 2019

The navigational lock at the Hugh L. Keenleyside Dam will be closed starting at 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 29th. The lock will reopen at 8 a.m. on Monday, October 14th.    

By Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 17 2019

It took a long time for Slocan’s Donald Currie to load up the car for the return trip home from the BC Senior Games held last week in Kelowna.

The veteran track star dominated the oval track en route to winning, wait for it, seven gold medals in the men’s 85-89 division at the 2019 BC Senior Games.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Sep 17 2019

Students, children, parents and everyone from the public is invited to the Climate Strike set to begin in front of City Hall in Nelson Friday, September 20 at approximately 10:30 a.m. Friday.

The event is part of a massive coordinated strike from school to protest government and business inaction on climate change.