Nelson Star Staff

RCMP responded to a report early Friday morning of a suspect firing a gun at a Salmo home. Photo: Black Press

RCMP arrest woman who fired shots at Salmo home

The woman allegedly discharged a firearm early Friday morning

RCMP responded to a report early Friday morning of a suspect firing a gun at a Salmo home. Photo: Black Press
A weather alert has been issued for Highway 3.
A weather alert has been issued for Highway 3.
The KIJHL season won’t continue until at least Feb. 5. Photo: Tyler Harper

KIJHL postpones regular season until Feb. 5

The announcement follows an extension of the province’s athletic travel restrictions

The KIJHL season won’t continue until at least Feb. 5. Photo: Tyler Harper
Environment Canada has issued a snow warning for the West Kootenay. File photo

Environment Canada: Major winter storm to hit West Kootenay

The Kootenay Pass is expected to receive up to 40 centimetres of snow

Environment Canada has issued a snow warning for the West Kootenay. File photo
The Nelson Police Department says a man was arrested and will be charged following a non-life-threatening stabbing at the Chahko-Mika Mall on Dec. 12. File photo

Man in hospital after stabbing at Nelson mall

The suspect is in custody and is awaiting charges

The Nelson Police Department says a man was arrested and will be charged following a non-life-threatening stabbing at the Chahko-Mika Mall on Dec. 12. File photo
Police are searching for the driver of a red Mini Cooper who was travelling erratically near Nelson. Photo: Submitted

Police searching for driver of Mini Cooper after chase near Nelson

The driver was reported as travelling erratically

Police are searching for the driver of a red Mini Cooper who was travelling erratically near Nelson. Photo: Submitted
Salmo’s Legion says a member who attended its Remembrance Day ceremony has COVID-19. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Salmo Legion says member who attended Remembrance Day ceremony has COVID-19

It’s the 10th known case in Salmo this week

Salmo’s Legion says a member who attended its Remembrance Day ceremony has COVID-19. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
Police have put out a new bulletin today about the disappearance of Cory Westcott. Photo submitted

Police still searching for Cory Westcott of Nelson

The 34-year-old man has been missing since Sept. 1

Police have put out a new bulletin today about the disappearance of Cory Westcott. Photo submitted
COVID-19. Image: CDC

COVID-19 case confirmed in Salmo

An employee of Salmo Community Services tested positive

COVID-19. Image: CDC
Environment Canada has issued a snow warning for the Kootenays on Friday. File photo

Environment Canada issues snow warning for Friday

Two-to-10 centimetres is expected to fall

Environment Canada has issued a snow warning for the Kootenays on Friday. File photo
Nelson’s Brian Boyes has been awarded a provincial honour for coaching junior golfers. Photo: Submitted

Nelson golf coach wins provincial honour

Bryan Boyes was honoured for his work with young golfers

Nelson’s Brian Boyes has been awarded a provincial honour for coaching junior golfers. Photo: Submitted
The Nelson and District Community Complex pool will reopen on Oct. 13. Photo: Tyler Harper

Indoor pools in RDCK to reopen Oct. 13

Pools have been closed by the pandemic since March 16

The Nelson and District Community Complex pool will reopen on Oct. 13. Photo: Tyler Harper
A search is underway in the Duncan Lake area for Thomas Schreiber of Lardeau. Photo submitted

Missing Lardeau man not found, underwater search called off

Thomas Schreiber was last seen on Sept. 15

A search is underway in the Duncan Lake area for Thomas Schreiber of Lardeau. Photo submitted
Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall speaking at rally April 2016. Photo submitted

B.C. jobs minister not seeking re-election

Michelle Mungall says wants to spend more time with her family

Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall speaking at rally April 2016. Photo submitted
Anyone who has spoken to Corey Westcott or seen his vehicle in the past few days is asked to contact the Nelson Police Department at 250-354-3919 or your local RCMP Detachment.

Missing person: police seeking Corey Westcott

Westcott was last seen Sept. 1

Anyone who has spoken to Corey Westcott or seen his vehicle in the past few days is asked to contact the Nelson Police Department at 250-354-3919 or your local RCMP Detachment.
Kootenay Co-op in Nelson has issued a recall on some meat products that may contain plastic and metal. File photo
Kootenay Co-op in Nelson has issued a recall on some meat products that may contain plastic and metal. File photo
The staff at Kaslo Building Supplies in 2017. Photo submitted

One positive COVID-19 test in Kaslo

The staff member is doing well and other staff have tested negative

The staff at Kaslo Building Supplies in 2017. Photo submitted
A fire destroyed a structure in Bonnington on Saturday. Photos courtesy Beasley Fire Department

Fire destroys building in Bonnington

Four departments responded to the Saturday blaze

A fire destroyed a structure in Bonnington on Saturday. Photos courtesy Beasley Fire Department
Individuals and communities impacted by spring flooding can apply for provincial funds. Photo: Tyler Harper

RDCK: spring flooding financial relief available

The provincial funds are for those affected by flooding in May and early June

Individuals and communities impacted by spring flooding can apply for provincial funds. Photo: Tyler Harper
Provincial funding for local governments is meant to prepare for emergencies such as the flooding in and around Nelson in June. Photo: Tyler Harper

Kootenay communities to receive emergency preparation funding

The provincial grant package includes more than 100 local governments

Provincial funding for local governments is meant to prepare for emergencies such as the flooding in and around Nelson in June. Photo: Tyler Harper