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by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Nov 26 2018

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK), moving forward with consideration of new land-use regulations for the purposes of cannabis retail sales, cultivation and processing, is seeking community feedback from residents and stakeholders at a Public Hearing, Thursday, December 6 at the board room on 202 Lakeside Drive in Nelson.

by Michael Jessen on Sunday Nov 25 2018

“Life isn’t perfect, of course, but we all know it’s how you react to things that counts.” –     Landon Donovan

The story of climate change needs a rewrite.

The narrative we’ve been hearing and reading about since the late 1980s has fallen on too many deaf ears and blinkered eyes.

by Contributor on Sunday Nov 25 2018

New regional adaptation strategies are being developed to help Kootenay and Boundary agricultural producers prepare for climate change.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Nov 23 2018

A shift to a new parking program has afforded delinquent drivers a one-time opportunity to come clean with outstanding tickets chief financial officer, Colin McClure told City Council Monday.

by Interior Health Authority on Thursday Nov 22 2018

Every day we make decisions to protect our health. Whether it’s choosing fruit and vegetables, taking the stairs, or biking to work, we’re constantly making choices to live a longer and healthier life.

One simple choice you can make today is to test your home for radon gas.

by Contributor on Wednesday Nov 21 2018

Local MLA Katrine Conroy is reminding everyone in the West Kootenays that the deadline to register and vote in the referendum on electoral reform is fast approaching.

by Trevor Miller on Monday Nov 19 2018

The Trail Smoke Eaters got goals from Mack Byers and Braeden Tuck but could not find their way past the Interior Division leading Merritt Centennials, falling by a 4-2 score on Saturday night at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena. 

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Nov 19 2018

Not since 2013 when current Prime Minister Justin Trudeau travelled through the Kootenays has a leader of a Federal Party stopped in Nelson.

Saturday, Jagmeet Singh, leader of the NDP toured the Heritage City before holding court in front of a crowd of supporters during the Kootenay-Columbia nomination meeting for MP Wayne Stetski at the Nelson Curling Club Lounge.