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by Timothy Schafer on Thursday Jun 16 2011

Grab your fishing rod and tackle and forget your licence, it’s the annual free family fishing weekend in BC.

People can get together with family and friends to go fishing for free without a licence on Fathers’ Day weekend (June 17-19) this year and in the years to come.

by Contributor on Thursday Jun 16 2011

Dear Editor:

by Nelson Daily Editor on Wednesday Jun 15 2011

Maurice Poulin, BA CAIB of Poulin Agencies Ltd. in Nelson was sworn in as the 2011-12 president of the Insurance Brokers Association of B.C. (IBABC) at the annual general meeting held in Burnaby last month.

Despite being the third-generation owner of Poulin Agencies Ltd., Poulin did not originally intend to pursue a career in the insurance industry.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Jun 15 2011

Nelson Kootenay Lake will share in $127,100 in total funding for Kootenay Rockies communities as the Province doled out grants from its Community Tourism Opportunities (CTO) program Wednesday.

by Timothy Schafer on Tuesday Jun 14 2011

This is debatable.

One of the province's major auto insurance companies has released its top 30 worst roads in the province and only one West Kootenay strip of pavement has made the cut.

by Alex Atamanenko on Tuesday Jun 14 2011

Now that the election frenzy has died down, life is getting back to normal.  I would like to congratulate all MPs who were re-elected and also to welcome our new MPs.  In particular, I would like to congratulate the two new MPs in neighbouring ridings: David Wilks in Kootenay-Columbia and Dan Albas in Okanagan-Coquihalla.

by Nelson Daily Editor on Monday Jun 13 2011

A day of pleasant hiking turned into a dangerous dip and brush with the powerful forces of nature as a man went into the meltwater swollen waters of Kokanee Creek on Sunday and almost did not return.

by Timothy Schafer on Monday Jun 13 2011

Want to win a copy of the new Kootenay Rockies Mapbook edition?