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by Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Saturday May 14 2022

Re-envisioning the Hall Street Pier Project after estimated preliminary costs proved prohibitive has the waterfront work set to begin in June.

Located at the foot of Hall Street and the waterfront, the first flush of the project blew the initial budget set by city council, prompting a search to find cost savings.

By reducing the quantity of timber and steel a modified version of...

by Interior Health Authority on Friday May 13 2022

Interior Health has taken an innovative approach to exploring climate change by creating ...

by Timothy Schafer Local Journalism Initiative Reporter on Friday May 13 2022

One of the city’s poverty-reduction programs is receiving a cash infusion to continue its work supporting people who are vulnerable and have low incomes.

Together Nelson — part of Nelson at its Best — will be the recipient of $50,000 for its Year One program to improve financial literacy skills and job readiness.

As well, the Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) will also...

by The Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday May 12 2022

The Nelson CARES Society is thrilled to announce that the enormous heritage restoration project of the Annable Block (Ward Street Place) has been chosen as the recipient of the Honour Award in the Conservation category for this year’s BC Heritage Awards.

Since purchasing this iconic building in 2002 it has required a huge commitment from Jenny Robinson and the entire Nelson CARES team,...

by The Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday May 11 2022

The Toronto Blue Jays may be in a bit of a slump on the field, but off the diamond the Major League Baseball club is shining bright in the Heritage City.

The Blue Jays are combining with Nelson Baseball Association to recognize former coach and highly decorated athlete and member of Canada's National Women's team Amanda Asay by hosting a clinic Sunday at Queen Elizabeth Park....

by Interior Health Authority on Wednesday May 11 2022

Interior Health would like to inform people in Trail and the surrounding area of an upcoming temporary change to access Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital (KBRH).

As part of the ongoing redevelopment of KBRH, upgrades are taking place to the hospital’s heating, ventilation, air conditioning and electrical systems. As a result of this work, the hospital’s main corridor will be closed to...

by City of Castlegar on Wednesday May 11 2022

On Friday, May 13, the City of Castlegar will be working on its water system to ensure optimum performance, maintain water quality, and increase storage of water for fire fighting.

As a result of this work, residents south of 17th Street (the railway tracks near Safeway) may notice a reduction or increase in water pressure. Exact pressure changes will vary and all homes will...

by Province of British Columbia on Wednesday May 11 2022

The Environmental Assessment Office (EAO) has issued a second administrative penalty to Coastal GasLink Pipeline Ltd. (CGL) for non-compliance with conditions and orders related to erosion and sediment control under its environmental assessment certificate.

The fine of $170,100 was issued following several inspections by compliance and enforcement officers with the EAO. Inspections have...

by Contributor on Wednesday May 11 2022

Autonomous Sinixt are hosting a film tour through the Sinixt təmxʷúlaʔxʷ (homeland) between May 12 and May 15.

The screening times are as follows: 

Thursday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.

Arrow Lake Theatre 

Nakusp, BC

Friday, May 13 at 7 p...

by Contributor on Tuesday May 10 2022

A fundraising initiative by the BC Wildlife Federation will give locals a chance to win big while supporting important wildlife projects.

Order your tickets by midnight, Friday, June 24, 2022 for a chance to win the 50/50 Jackpot - up to $496,250.

The winner will be drawn on Monday, June 27, 2022 at 1 p.m.

The proceeds from the 50/50 will be distributed between a...


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