Arrow Lakes News

New 4.9 hectare fire burning east of Trout Lake

Another out-of-control fire in the Lake Creek area has also grown to 6.6 hectares

  • Aug 6, 2020


UPDATE: Search effort underway for Slocan River drowning victim

The man was swimming near Winlaw on Wednesday.

  • Aug 6, 2020


Valley of the Springs Winery grand opening event a smashing success

Three of four time slots available during the two-day event completely sold out

  • Aug 6, 2020


Structures not threatened by wildfires burning in the Arrow and Kootenay Lakes region

Official says more lightning-caused fires could occur in region over next 36 hours

  • Aug 5, 2020

Fifty-five golfers compete in Nakusp Centennial Golf Club championship

Golfers teed off in groups of four last Saturday in the club's biggest tournament of the year

  • Jul 28, 2020

Village of Nakusp to review RV and trailer bylaw

At least six RVs are violating the bylaw in the mobile home park

  • Jul 27, 2020

New state-of-the-art health facility set to open in Nakusp

Massage therapist, physiotherapist, chiropractor and naturopaths will be working out of space

  • Jul 24, 2020

New water regulations come into effect in Nakusp

Residents can now only water gardens with irrigation system for two hours on alternate days of month

  • Jul 24, 2020

Breakwater repairs at Nakusp marina done on time and on budget

Crews completed 300 feet of repairs to the breakwater last week

  • Jul 23, 2020

Boaters on Arrow Lakes reminded to stay back from cable ferries after close calls

Three or four boats were almost damaged over weekend near Arrow Parks Ferry

  • Jul 21, 2020

CP Rail ticketing track walkers in Nelson

Crossing the tracks other than at a traffic crossing is trespassing, company says

  • Jul 16, 2020

Two cannabis shops proposed for Nakusp

Business owners are proposing to build the cannabis shops along Broadway Street W

  • Jul 15, 2020

Village of Nakusp looks to power sports complex with clean or reduced energy

Village staff are currently applying for CBT grant to help complete power project at facility

  • Jul 14, 2020

Business steady at Nakusp Hot Springs

People have been visiting facility from all over Western Canada since it reopened on June 29

  • Jul 10, 2020

Summer Reading Club program kicks off at Nakusp Public Library

Kids can sign up for the program online or at the library

  • Jul 9, 2020

Claire Paradis joins Nakusp Public Library as new library director

Paradis said main goal is getting library back open to the public

  • Jul 8, 2020

Traffic finally eases along Arrow Lakes ferry routes

Motorists were stuck for up to six hours in ferry lineups over the weekend

  • Jul 7, 2020

Hwy 1 flooding causes massive delays on certain Arrow Lakes ferry routes

Motorists have been waiting around three hours to get on ferries

  • Jul 3, 2020

UPDATE: Highway 1 open to single-lane traffic west of Revelstoke due to flooding

The Needles Ferry is also experiencing major delays due to traffic backed up from Highway 1

  • Jul 3, 2020

Nakusp celebrates Canada Day with parade

Around 50 people from various business and organizations participated in parade

  • Jul 1, 2020