Adoptable Pets May 19 2015 – Holiday


Holiday is a nine-year-old male domestic short-hair with a lovely black and white coat. He came to us at the BC SPCA Nelson Branch in February after his living arrangements changed and he was unable to stay with his owner. Holiday is a very special kitty. He is an affectionate and friendly guy who loves […]

Horoscope for the Week: May 15, 2015

Michael O'Connor

Tip of the Week: As the New Moon in Aries cycle winds down to its final days it will pass the torch on to Taurus on May 17. This new cycle occurs on the eve of Mercury turning retrograde (May 18 – June 11) for its tri-annual 3 week cycle. What this suggests is that […]

Added Screening at the Nelson Civic Theatre

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Added Screening! May 28th’s 7:30pm screening of Dreamers and Dissidents is fully reserved. Due to popular demand a 9:00pm showing has been added. Reserve your ticket here! Dreamers and Dissidents: A History of the Kootenays Directed By: Amy Bohigian May 28, 2015 @ 9:00pm Tickets: Free! Dreamers and Dissidents is a series of personal stories […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – May 15-21, 2015


Ride share wanted for apocalyptic road movie. Set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, almost everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There’s Max, a man […]

Adoptable Pets May 12 2015 – Abby and Blue


Abby and Blue are 3-year-old female rats. They are sisters and have lived together since birth until they were surrendered to us due to allergies in the family. Abby and Blue are very bonded and just love to cuddle together. They enjoy climbing in their cage, collecting shredded paper and other items for building their […]

NPD – Information of Interest May 12, 2015


On May 9 at approximately 1:30 PM the Nelson Police Department received a call from a male reporting he was assaulted while trying to break up two dogs fighting in Cottonwood Falls Park. NPD members attended and discovered that another park user’s dog attacked theirs and while trying to separate them the owner of the […]

NPD – Information of Interest May 08, 2015


  2015-1929: On May 6th, 2015 at 2:35 a.m. the Nelson Police Department responded to a call of an armed robbery at the 7-Eleven, 123 Anderson Street, Nelson, BC. Staff advised that a male had entered the store with his face covered demanding cash from the register while concealing an unknown item under his jacket. […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – May 08-14, 2015


Monkeys, dogs and ageing rockers rock The Civic. We had planned on getting Noah Baumbach’s, While We’re Young, in which Adam Horowitz (Ad Rock from the Beastie Boys) plays a part, but lack of digital prints made it impossible. Ironically the only change this would have made to the slug line would have been swapping […]