Bill Metcalfe

Nelson allows marijuana dispensaries to operate into 2019

Medical cannabis dispensaries won’t be penalized for operating until their recreational applications are heard

RDCK negotiating with logging company about Cottonwood Lake

Nelson and nearby rural areas would borrow to purchase land from Nelson Land Corporation

Selkirk College nursing students visit Honduran migrants

Students were overwhelmed by migrants’ hope in the face of poverty and displacement

Castlegar airport reliability upgrade ‘at a standstill’

A year after its $260,000 report, the regional airport is no closer to shaking Cancel-gar reputation

Interactive map documents accidental deaths in Kootenay Boundary

Research hopes to save lives in motor vehicle, recreational and drowning accidents

Interactive map documents accidental deaths in Kootenay Boundary region

The research hopes to save lives in motor vehicle, recreational and drowning accidents

Foster care is ‘superhighway to homelessness,’ B.C. youth advocate says

Katherine McParland grew up in foster care and lived on the streets

Nelson council relents on medical cannabis licences

Dispensaries will remain licensed until Dec. 31

Pitching proportional representation

Advocates say about half of population is aware of referendum

U.S. payment to Canada a focus at Columbia River Treaty negotiations

Next session is in Portland in October

Nelson council gives next council a raise

Size of increase disregards advice of appointed committee

Four-storey development slated for Hall-Front intersection in Nelson

Building will be mixed commercial and residential

Balfour buildings go solar

Panels have been installed at golf course, seniors’ centre and community hall

Former mayor to advise would-be West Kootenay politicians

Christina Benty will lead a candidate workshop on Aug. 27 in Castlegar

Balfour buildings go solar

Panels have been installed at golf course, seniors’ centre and community hall

Q&A: Author Susan Musgrave interviewed at literary festival

The Globe and Mail’s Marsha Lederman talked with Musgrave before a live audience

Arbitrator decides Nelson fire fighter labour agreement

Increase will be 19.5 per cent over six years

Province announces dredging and new vessel for Kootenay Lake Ferry

Plans include improvements to ferry terminals

East Shore Kootenay Lake residents concerned about back-country proposal

But the proponents call the project “innovative, diverse, and sustainable”

VIDEO: Develop a personal wildfire plan, B.C. fire chief says

72-hour evacuation kit recommended