Nelson Star Staff

UPDATED: West Kootenay trails closed by outbreak

Here’s a running list of affected trails

Recreation facilities shut down by Regional District of Central Kootenay

The Nelson Civic Theatre and Nelson and District Youth Centre are also closing

Two overdose deaths in Nelson over the weekend

Police warn that much of the current drug supply in the city may be dangerous

RCMP searching for missing Slocan man

Douglas Morrison hasn’t been seen since January

School District 8: No visiting Chinese students have coronavirus

SD8 says its international students have already been screened for the virus

UPDATED: Man dies in backcountry near Whitewater Ski Resort

The victim was found unresponsive in a tree well Friday

Snowfall warning issued for Highway 3

Environment Canada says Paulson Summit to the Kootenay Pass could receive 25 centimetres

ANKORS: Fentanyl, carfentanyl found in Nelson area

Fentanyl has been found in what is being sold as meth

Hall of Famer, Stanley Cup winners among Montreal Canadiens to visit in Nelson

The Habs alumni team will take part in a charity game

Missing teens found near Whitewater

Two boys spent the night lost before being rescued Monday

West Kootenay traffic officers catch 21 impaired drivers Saturday

Checks in Nelson, Castlegar and Trail were set up as part of a national enforcement campaign

Wind warning issued for Kootenay Lake, Highway 3

Environment Canada says temperatures will also drop through Friday

Mount Sentinel boys finish 4th at volleyball provincials

The Wildcats were just edged out of medals

UPDATE: Fire finally out at Villa Motel in Nelson

Fire crews spent most of Wednesday trying to contain the blaze

Two Nelson Police officers investigated for misconduct

The investigations were made public in an annual report

Officer shot, man arrested after standoff near Argenta

The officer suffered non-life threatening injuries

Fraudster pretending to be Nelson RCMP

A woman claiming to be an officer tried to scam a local resident

Kootenay Ferry to shut down Thursday afternoon

The ferry will stop servicing Balfour and Kootenay Bay as of 2:45 p.m. until Friday morning

Workplace accident near Kaslo leads police to grow-op bust

RCMP seized approximately 11,000 cannabis plants