Bill Metcalfe

Kootenay city councillor starts nationwide climate caucus for municipal politicians

Climate Leadership Caucus has 57 members including seven mayors

Lemon Creek fuel truck driver gets $20,000 fine

Danny LaSante was sentenced in Nelson court today

Nelson approves three recreational cannabis licences, rejects one

Applicant Buddy’s Place was eliminated in a lottery draw Monday

Nelson parking ticket amnesty nets $63,000

City says 71 per cent of participants paid one or two tickets, and the remainder paid more than two

Nelson council skeptical about regional compost plan

But no decision has been made on city’s involvement

Nelson tech innovation centre asks city for $50k

New facility will be located in the Chamber of Commerce building in the restored CP Rail station

Why film photography is less work (and more fun) than digital

A conversation with Nelson photographers Fred Rosenberg and Thomas Nowaczynski

Crown wins Lemon Creek appeal against fuel company

Executive Flight Centre will have to stand trial

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