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Morning start: One amazing small art town is located in the Kootenays

Here is your Kootenay morning start for Friday, May 8

In case you missed it:

Parks across the West Kootenay are set to re-open on May 14, with some exceptions.

Click here for the story.

The City of Rossland is aiming to have its pool open by July 1.

Click here for the story.

Fun fact of the day:

Did you know Nelson is known as the best small art town in Canada?

The town boasts over 350 restored heritage buildings and has a range of small to medium-sized businesses.

Weather forecast by Environment Canada on Friday.

In Nakusp:

It will be mainly sunny with a high of 19 C.

In Castlegar:

Clouds will be clearing with a high of 22 C.

In Rossland:

Clouds will be clearing with a high of 22 C.

Video of the day:


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