Nelson Star

Cavalcade is on! L.V. Rogers grads to parade through city next month

The annual event has been given the green light to run June 13


COLUMN: Let’s celebrate tourism week

Dianna Ducs suggests we turn Tourism Week (this week) into Tourism Month. Photo submitted

  • May 27, 2020


Restorative pole project underway in Edgewood

The pole was made almost 50 years ago to pay respect to local First Nations

  • May 27, 2020


Risk of COVID-19 low in schools, Interior Health states

Medical Health Officer reassures parents as some children and staff head back to class June 1

  • May 27, 2020

School District 8 releases back-to-school plan

Here's what families need to know

One man dead after standoff with Chilliwack RCMP

The Independent Investigations Office of B.C. is investigating the RCMP's role in the death

  • May 24, 2020

Local Whitecaps players moving on to play at university

Mimi Lockhurst and Abby Jackson have graduated from the Kootenay academy

  • May 22, 2020

RDCK rec facilities remain closed for now

Province, BC Recreation and Parks Association developing opening guidelines for local governments

  • May 22, 2020

School District 8 trustees vote in favour of raises

Six of the nine trustees backed the increase in pay

VIDEO: Nelson composer remotely records song with 14 singers

Doug Jamieson initially wrote the song for last year's 'Fastlane To Paradise'

  • May 22, 2020

Cottonwood Market stage construction resumes

The stage will be a venue for performances at the market and at other times during the week

Creston flour mills overwhelmed by COVID-19 demand

Flour shortage highlights region's grain insecurity

COLUMN: Seeking hope in the face of bleak facts

Finding a silver lining to challenges posed by COVID-19 isn't easy, Robert Malcolmson writes

  • May 20, 2020

LETTER: Inner revolution required

From reader Michael Dailly

  • May 20, 2020

Abbotsford woman with developmental disabilities shot with paintball, sparking police probe

Emily recovering after incident, email address available to send well wishes

  • May 19, 2020

Police ticket hundreds of drivers for speeding over May long weekend

Speeders caught during May long weekend and start of High Risk Driving awareness month

  • May 19, 2020

Nelson CARES building changes Nelson’s urban landscape

Forty-one apartments at Hall Street Place will be ready early in the new year

Help the Nelson Star continue its mission to provide trusted local news

Black Press is now accepting donations to keep its papers operating

  • May 15, 2020

Interior Health gives go-ahead for gyms to reopen on May 19

Gym owners will have to first create a written COVID-19 mitigation plan

  • May 15, 2020

LETTER: Kudos for new bike route

From the West Kootenay Cycling Coalition

  • May 15, 2020