Imaginarium exhibition and silent auction open Friday!


Imaginarium – a place devoted to the imagination, an exhibition by six emerging Kootenay artists, opens at Oxygen Art Centre this Friday at 7pm.  Painted panels from the gallery wall composition and limited edition prints will be available to purchase during a silent auction fundraiser beginning opening night.  Money raised through the auction will go towards […]

NelsonSPCA – Buttons – Sept 16 2014


Buttons is my name I’m a 3 sweet years old short haired black and white female. I gets along well with dogs and cats, after a short initial adjustment period of course. I’m not used to play outside since my previous family kept me indoors but I could try it and who knows I would […]

NelsonSPCA – Nala – Sept 16 2014

Hi, I'm Nala, are you my family?

My name is Nala, are you my new family? Let me tell you about me. I’m a playful, young girl looking for her forever home. I have lots of puppy energy left so an active family that would give me lots of exercise would be great. I can be defensive around dogs at first, but […]

Nelson Police news – Sept 13 2014


Sometime overnight between Sept 10 – 11 an unknown culprit broke into approximately 12 unlock cars in the Fairview area, removing valuables and change. The Nelson Police have recovered some of the stolen property and are trying to identify a suspect.  People are reminded to remove all valuables from their cars at night and lock […]

Nelson Job Options BC program


A new Nelson Job Options BC program will run from September 29th to December 5th. Need a job? Want a job? Not sure where to begin? Get overwhelmed when looking for work? Enroll in a 10-week job search program that is user-friendly and supportive in your search for employment. A career counsellor and a job developer will assist […]

Artists and community get creative in the Imaginarium


Imaginarium – a place devoted to the imagination is a collaborative painting Residency & Exhibition by six emerging Kootenay artists; Amber Santos, Sergio Santos, Chelsey Freyta, Coleman Webb, Bryn Stevenson, and Tanya Pixie Johnson.   During this residency the walls of the Oxygen Art Centre will become a collective canvas where the artists release their imagination on themes […]

NelsonSPCA – Sam – Sept 10 2014


Hello, my name is Sam. I’m an adorable, gorgeous grey tabby kitty looking for my forever home. I can say that I am very calm and cuddly, and love to be petted. One thing to consider if you think I’m your girl, being a mature kitty, I’m 13 years old but don’t think as myself […]

Nelson BC SPCA paws for a cause walk at Lakeside park

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You still have time to register for the Nelson BC SPCA paws for a cause walk at Lakeside park. Log on our web site, join the walk or just support us by making a donation. The event is on Sunday September 7th, it’s the only time during the year that your best four legged buddy […]