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Two up and two down for the Nelson Leafs.

Michael Bladon scored with seven minutes remaining in the game to lift the Leafs to a 3-2 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory Saturday night at the NDCC Arena.

Nelson, victors 3-2 in overtime Friday in Game one, now leads...

Pipeline politics have been in the news a lot over the past couple of weeks, as British Columbia and Alberta square off over Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain expansion project.  Both provincial governments are doing exactly what they promised to do when elected, so their positions are not...

Regional News

“Canada has no cohesive energy policy. Nor does it have a cohesive environmental policy.” – Alanna Mitchell

Although the street outreach program has reduced the pressure on the city’s emergency services it has not had the desired effect on the negative perception of Nelson’s street culture, says the executive director of Nelson Community Services.

Canada is home to 25 per cent of the world’s wetlands, which are important for the health of Canada and the health of our planet. In British Columbia, we see proof all around us. From valley-bottom lands in the Okanagan and Kootenays, to our coastal estuaries from the Lower Mainland to Haida Gwaii, these are crucial ecosystems for plants and animals, as well as for human health and community...