NPD – Information of Interest June 30, 2015


During the summer months, one person is killed every three days in impaired-related crashes in B.C. That’s why the B.C. government, ICBC and police will be kicking off the CounterAttack campaign on July 1st to keep impaired drivers off our roads this summer. Whether you’re out golfing, boating or at a BBQ with friends, everyone […]

Adoptable Pets June 24 2015 – Egypt


Egypt is a two-year-old male domestic short hair cat with a brown tabby coat. He was brought in to the BC SPCA Nelson Branch about two weeks ago as a stray. Egypt is friendly with people, and can be quite vocal when he wants some attention! His favourite things are chasing toys, lazing around and […]

Horoscope for the Week: June 26, 2015

Michael O'Connor

Tip of the Week: Venus and Jupiter conjunct in Leo are ‘all the rave’ now. This is a hot, passionate, sexy, romantic, playful, dramatic and altogether fun combination of energies. Jupiter has been in Leo since mid-August 2014 and Venus just entered the sign of the proud lion on June 5th. While ‘aware’ of one […]

The KOOTENAY REAL ESTATE CORNER w/ Chris Burneau – FAIR Realty/ My Kootenay Home


Why use a Realtor when Selling or Buying a Home? The question often comes up when looking to Sell or Buy a home. Should I use a Realtor? Without a doubt the answer is absolutely yes! There are many advantages to using a professional agent. Let’s start off with the Selling side of things. Agents […]

Bobby Bs Car Tip of the week!


Hot Summer Travel, be Ready, Prepare! Before hitting the road this summer, you can take several simple precautions to keep your family safe and save money at the pump. Extreme heat and long drives can be tough on cars. Cracked hoses, leaky radiators, underinflated tires and dirty filters can significantly lower your fuel efficiency, or […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – June 19 – 25, 2015


Beachin’ it at The Civic Aloha Nelson! You can cross “Beach it” off your to do list. The Civic goes to the beach this week with Cameron Crowe’s, Aloha (rated PG) shot in sunny Hawaii, and the Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys, bio pic Love & Mercy (rated PG). And rounding out our main […]

Horoscope for the Week: June 19, 2015

Michael O'Connor

Tip of the Week: Happy Solstice! The official turn of the season occurs on June 21st at 9:38 am PDT. Here in the Northern Hemisphere summer begins coinciding with the somewhat ironic fact that from this day onward until December 21st, the hours of daylight begin to be less and less. This play on light, […]

Adoptable Pets June 16 2015 – Stubbs


Stubbs is a two-year-old male Domestic Medium Hair cat with a grey coat and green eyes. He came to the BC SPCA Nelson Branch as a stray and seems to have had a rough life so far, having come in with a damaged right ear and scratches on his body. Stubbs is a very affectionate […]