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by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 08 2020

The BC Wildfire Service said in a media release, fffective at noon on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, Category 3 open burning, as defined in the Wildfire Regulation, will once again be permitted throughout the Southeast Fire Centre's jurisdiction due to a decreased wildfire risk.

by Sara Golling on Tuesday Oct 06 2020

For people in wheelchairs and people with mobility issues who need walkers, canes or crutches to help them walk, there is now a nice, smooth, low-angle loop trail that winds for about one kilometre through trees and bushes and open areas on the south side of Strawberry Pass (Nancy Greene Summit), in the Rossland Range Recreation Site.

by Contributor on Tuesday Oct 06 2020

The changing colour of leaves is one of the most beautiful aspects of the fall season, but it comes with an onerous task: raking them up once they’ve fallen.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Oct 06 2020

The latest chapter in the sn̓ʕaýckstx (Arrow Lakes/Sinixt) people to reclaim status in Canada will play out beginning Thursday (October 8, 2020) at the Supreme Court of Canada in Ottawa.

by City of Trail on Monday Oct 05 2020

Hey, Halloween fans! The City of Trail will miss celebrating with you at our annual downtown Spooktacular event. But fear not fellow goblins, we haven’t ghosted you.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Oct 05 2020

According to the common myth a cat is able to endure, continue, or survive despite a near encounter with death or disaster because cats have Nine lives.

The McCuaig family cat Dottie, definitely has a few more left after a Sunday evening encounter with a cougar in Nelson.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Oct 01 2020

The Nelson and District Credit Union is joining with Columbia Valley, East Kootenay Community, Grand Forks, Heritage and Kootenay Savings Unions to fund an exciting online gift certificate marketplace designed to support our local small business community.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Sep 30 2020

The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) Community Services continues to work on getting facilities open to the public.

The most recent announcement by the RDCK said staff and management are working towards a return to aquatics with the opening of indoor pools in Castlegar, Creston and Nelson targeted for Tuesday, October 13th.