Community

Green burial option proposed for Nelson

Society is requesting space at the Nelson cemetery

  • Aug 4, 2018

Summer fun continues at the library

A column from library director Cari Lynn Gawletz

  • Aug 3, 2018

VIDEO: B.C. nine-year-old wins invite to world Pokemon championships

Currently ranked 21 among junior players in North America

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Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI

Miracle Treat Day returns Aug. 9 in support of BC Children’s Hospital

Annual Dairy Queen Blizzard fundraiser now in its 16th year

  • Aug 1, 2018

Kool-Aid man to run for mayor of B.C. town

Comedian Danny Nunes hopes youth will “drink the kool-aid” and exercise their vote

Japanese Canadian recounts life in B.C. internment camp

Salmon Arm centenarian shares story of forced relocation from Vancouver to Yard Creek in the Shuswap.

Dog returns nearly 80 lost balls to softball teams

South Cariboo resident, Whisper, really has a thing for softballs

Operation Little Black Dress reaching new heights for B.C. search and rescue group

Women hope to inspire others to fundraise for their search and rescue volunteers

‘Farm the Kootenays’ creates supportive community

Helping hobbyists and serious producers alike, the Facebook group has grown to nearly 12,000 members

B.C. couple reunited with dog three years after disappearance

A purebred Pomeranian is back with his parents, likely after years in a puppy mill.

National award for Selkirk alumnus

One of 10 winners from across Canada

  • Jul 18, 2018

BC SPCA launches Wildlife-in-Focus Photography Contest

Enter the 10th annual photography contest by September

Injured humpback whale spotted near Comox

Fresh gash on juvenile possibly caused by boat prop

Artists making masterpieces at Gallery 2.

The Thursday program allows kids an up-close look at the gallery.

Armstrong hosts B.C. 4H riders

PHOTOS: Horse trails at the Okanagan Stock Show

Conservation investigating video of kids feeding bears in B.C.

The Vancouver-area family were allegedly seen handing out food though an open window of a home

Anti-smoking protest giving woman the creeps

Dead snake, motor oil, rotting seafood among items left on rock where woman takes cigarette break

Seal pup rescued off B.C. coast is active and growing

Bazzite was found as an abandoned newborn on Vancouver Island

Dinner winner announced, summer shows opening

What’s coming up at Gallery 2.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Museum hosts Sinixt book signing

Author Marilyn James and her daughter attended.