Back to top

Regional News

by Trail Champion on Monday Sep 23 2019

It  may be legal to grow pot plants, but they still come with some responsibility, according RCMP Sgt. Mike Wicentowich, who added marijuana is still a controlled substance.

"On Sept. 21,  the Trail and Greater District Detachment RCMP received a complaint that two marihuana (sic) plants were stolen from the yard in the 1900 block of Oak Street in Trail.

by Trail Champion on Monday Sep 23 2019

On Sept. 19, the Trail and Greater District Detachment RCMP received a complaint from the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital (KBRH) Health Foundation about an ongoing telephone fraud occurring in the Trail and Greater Area. 

The below message was issued by KBRH Health Foundation after reporting this incident to the RCMP:

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Sep 23 2019

The 50-year-old female suspect involved in a random stabbing Thursday afternoon near the corner of Stanley and Baker Streets in Nelson is facing a handful of charges according to Nelson Police resulting from the incident.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Sep 22 2019

A gofundme page has been started for the 29-year-old woman from the Slocan Valley, rando

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

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 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.

Pages