Nelson Star Staff

Workplace accident near Kaslo leads police to grow-op bust

RCMP seized approximately 11,000 cannabis plants

Shambhala organizers move festival date due to wildfire risk in Kootenays

The decision was made following talks with the provincial and regional governments

RCMP: 18 impaired drivers caught in days after Shambhala

Police also found 272 other violations on Monday and Tuesday

Nelson police apprehend man who left Trail mental health facility

The male was considered a risk to himself and others

UPDATED: MV Balfour ferry returns to service

The 65-year-old ferry had been out of action for a month

ANKORS warns of deadly pills found in West Kootenay

The synthetic cannabinoid AMB-FUBINACA was discovered during drug testing

Police investigating felling of old cedars at Cottonwood Lake

One of the cedars was 300 to 450 years old

Funds approved for new Kootenay Lake ferry

The ferry will have almost twice the capacity of the current MV Balfour

Funds approved for new Kootenay Lake ferry

The ferry will have almost twice the capacity of the current MV Balfour

Nelson Star wins six community news awards

Reporter Tyler Harper took home the top prize for best feature at the 2019 Ma Murray Awards in Richmond

U.S. and Canada continue to talk Columbia River Treaty

Katrine Conroy says flood risk and hydro power were topics of discussion

VIDEO: Trip to Nelson featured on Price is Right

A six-night stay in Nelson was one of the show’s prizes

Kokanee angling season on Kootenay Lake limited to just four days

Last year fishers could catch kokanee for 28 days

Wilson scores in OT as Leafs even series

Nelson won 2-1 against Beaver Valley in Game 2

Driver critically injured in crash near Nelson

A 40-year-old man was ejected from his car in a collision

Maglio Building Centre sold to RONA affiliate

The stores in Nelson and Trail will remain open

Reduced spring service planned for Kootenay Lake ferry

Expected low lake levels is the reason for the longer wait times

Nelson police warn of counterfeit money in city

The department says it has received multiple reports of fake Canadian and U.S. cash

UPDATED: Avalanche control closes Highways 3, 31

Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston expected to be shut down until 4 p.m. Thursday

Fire causes upwards of $60K in damage to Nelson Brewing Company building

The cause of the Tuesday fire is still under investigation