Tyler Harper

Beetle infestation found near Nelson watershed

The Douglas fir bark beetle has taken over about 90 hectares on the city outskirts

Surveying West Kootenay food banks and shelters

Here’s what each community in the region offers

PHOTOS: Wildflower shows off its new bee hive

Would you like some tea with your bees?

Skating coach brings expertise to West Kootenay

Audrey Bakewell has used unorthodox methods to make stars out of hockey players for decades

New Kootenay-Boundary child abuse response plan unveiled

The model includes co-ordination between agencies

Trail Orioles win Little League championship

The Orioles beat the Nelson Angels in Sunday’s final

Ferry oil leaks into Kootenay Lake

Approximately 400 litres of gear oil has been found in the water near the Balfour ferry terminal.

Radiology results review underway

UPDATED: Doctor leading the review says its being done as a precaution.

KIJHL: Leafs on edge of being swept

Nelson lost 3-2 in double overtime to the Beaver Valley Nitehawks in Game 3 Saturday.

SAR team ends training to make nearby rescue

The South Columbia team just happened to be in the area near a skier who had broken his leg.

BC Hockey: Relocating Ice, Wild difficult decision

Barry Petrachenko spoke to the Star following news two major midget teams would leave Nelson for Trail this season.

Dallas Cain versus everyone else at Cyswog’n’Fun Triathlon

The Rossland resident won the annual event for the eighth time Sunday.

Learning how to (safely) sink

Sea cadets from Nelson and Trail gathered at Lakeside Park for their second launch of the year.

UPDATED: Brave in the attempt

Eleven teams of athletes met Saturday for the Special Olympics' bocce regional qualifiers.

Kootenay Ice, Wild set to relocate to Trail

The potential move of the major midget teams will be felt throughout Nelson's sports community.

KIJHL: Nitehawks hold off Leafs rally to win Game 1

Dylan Heppler and Kyle Hope each scored twice for Beaver Valley in the 7-5 victory.