Sam Van Schie

UPDATED: More charges added for robbery suspects

UPDATED: More charges added for robbery suspects

New charges relate to prior incidents in Nelson and Castlegar

UPDATED: More charges added for robbery suspects
Nelson and District Credit Union was closed Friday afternoon. Witnesses say the bank was robbed.

UPDATED: Nelson and District Credit Union robbed, suspects arrested

A male and female are in custody and the cash they stole was recovered

Nelson and District Credit Union was closed Friday afternoon. Witnesses say the bank was robbed.
Nelson council fears that a strategic planning process initiated by Castlegar could call into question Interior Health's investments at Kootenay Lake Hospital.

Nelson uninterested in Castlegar’s acute care strategic plan

Council fears such a plan would endorse a central hospital model for all acute care

Nelson council fears that a strategic planning process initiated by Castlegar could call into question Interior Health's investments at Kootenay Lake Hospital.
The Kootenay Literary Competition Awards gala featured a special guest performance by Calgary poet Sheri-D Wilson.

Kootenay Literary Competition award winners

This year's theme for the writing competition was "revolution" and the contest was open to writers across the East and West Kootenays.

The Kootenay Literary Competition Awards gala featured a special guest performance by Calgary poet Sheri-D Wilson.
Small decline in Selkirk College student enrolment

Small decline in Selkirk College student enrolment

There are 20 fewer students studying at Selkirk this year, but numbers may even out as new student intake continues

Small decline in Selkirk College student enrolment
The tailings pond during the height of the emergency earlier this month.

Salmo tailing pond repairs total more than $800,000

The bulk of the emergency funds were spent on reconstruction of the failed part of the dam and monitoring costs

The tailings pond during the height of the emergency earlier this month.