Nelson Star Staff

CBT provides nearly $1 million in funding to social organizations

Kaslo’s North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society received a major grant

Man arrested after fleeing RCMP in car near Salmo

The man was wearing a Shambhala Music Festival crew bracelet

Six babies born in one day in Nelson

Kootenay Lake Hospital’s maternity ward was hectic on July 24

B.C. music festival invests in drug-testing tech

Salmo’s Shambhala Music Festival donated $10K to help purchase an FTIR Spectrometer

CBT provides nearly $1 million in funding to social organizations

Kaslo’s North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society received a major grant

Wildfire Roundup: Highlighting five fires in the West Kootenay

None of the blazes were threatening structures

UPDATE: Wildfire near Sitkum Creek contained

The fire is thought to be human-caused

Drone halts firefighting near Nakusp

The drone also forced other firefighting aircraft to divert from the area

UPDATED: Highway 6 re-opens after vehicle catches fire

The highway is open for single-lane alternating traffic for light vehicles

B.C. woman outraged after 2 mountain goats killed along Highway 31

A nanny and a kid goat were struck just north of Kaslo this week.

RCMP identify Beasley body, foul play suspected

The remains of Lemar Halimi were discovered in May

UPDATED: Manslaughter added to charges faced by man accused of Nelson attack

Miles Halverson’s next hearing is June 25 in Nelson court

B.C. woman completes highline walk in heels

Mia Noblet and two other athletes were invited to try a tricky walk in China

Nelson Leafs acquire Shawn Campbell from Castlegar Rebels

Campbell had 16 goals and 22 assists last season

Kootenay unemployment rate down in April

Jobless figure stood at 5.4% last month

Rain, storms to hit Kootenays, Boundary amid flood crisis

Environment Canada is calling for 20 to 40 mm of rain by Friday

New playgrounds planned for Slocan, New Denver schools

W.E. Graham and Lucerne will each receive $90,000 in provincial funding

Evacuation alert expands north to Ymir

Rising waters along Erie Creek and Salmo River

CBT funding Nelson $137K for wildfire mitigation

The money is part of over $800,000 spread out to 20 communities