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by Sarah Lord on Sunday Aug 22 2021

The COVID-19 coronavirus has once again shelved the annual LGBTQ2+ Pride parade.

However, the event is heading indoors for a look at Nelson Pride History with an Exhibition at Touchstones.

Arin Fay, museum curator, is excited to share We Love a Parade!, which is the first show of its kind to be held at the museum.

by Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Friday Aug 20 2021

The largest current public health problem in the country won’t be receiving any direct financial support or partnership creation from Nelson municipal government.

by The Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Aug 18 2021

The man reported missing Wednesday has been located Nelson Police said Thursday in a media release.

"This person has been located," the NPD media release said.

"NPD wishes to thank the public for their assistance."

Police request public assistance in locating missing Nelson man

by Lone Sheep Publishing on Wednesday Aug 18 2021

The number of new COVID-19 cases in the Nelson area continues to surge according to the latest figures posted on the BC Centre of Disease Control website.

Wednesday, the BCCDC released its weekly Geographic Distribution of COVID-19 by Local Health Area of Case Residence map, shows Nelson as the hotspot for the Kootenay-Columbia region of the province.

by Contributor on Wednesday Aug 18 2021

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) is calling on the public to help further its ongoing investigation into the death of 26-year old, Henry Stanley Garcia Molina.

by Benjamin Phillips on Wednesday Aug 18 2021

The Trail Smoke Eaters have acquired goaltender Evan Fradette from the Fort McMurray Oil Barons of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) in exchange for forward Justin Ross & Future Considerations.

by Southeast Fire Centre on Wednesday Aug 18 2021

The BC Wildfire Service continues to respond to the Bill Nye Mountain (N11629) fire that originated seven kilometres southeast of Wasa. 

by Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Wednesday Aug 18 2021

It’s on the frontlines and ready for battle.

Vulnerable people in Nelson and area can now access the Co-ordinated Access Hub — located at 521 Vernon St., in the old Nelson CARES building — a service that draws together the full spectrum of social services in the city.