Greg Nesteroff

Internet weighs in on the great Creston Kootenay debate

Place Names: Lost Kootenays Facebook site weighs in on whether Creston is in West or East Kootenay

Is Creston in the West Kootenay? East Kootenay? Central Kootenay?

Place Names: Creston, a town between two Kootenays

Scouring the newly-digitized Nelson Daily News

Place Names:The newspaper is now searchable online from 1902 and on

Nelson expanded city limits 10 times since incorporation

Place Names: Nelson neighbourhoods, Part 5

Depression-era squatter’s camp became Cottonwood City

Place Names: More Nelson neighbourhoods