NPD – Files of Interest April 27, 2015


On April 22 a local family arrived back from an extended vacation to find their home broken into. It appears the culprits discovered the unoccupied home and used it as a flop house. While there the culprits searched the home, stealing jewelry and precious metals. The Nelson police Department along with the RCMP forensic identification […]

Horoscope for the Week: April 24, 2015

Michael O'Connor

Tip of the Week: Sun, Mercury and Mars are currently in Taurus. As we gaze upon the beauty and color of flowers in bloom and absorb the sweet scent of trees in blossom and rejoice in the return of birds and of honey bees (we hope) busy and buzzing in the warm sun, the pleasure […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – Apr 21-30, 2015


A full week of films you won’t find at a near-by multi-screen. Real life horror, art-house horror and comedy horror, plus amazing films from Canada and Argentina. Helen Mirren, no stranger to the Civic screen, graces us with her shimmering visage of flickering light and shadow once more; this time portraying Maria Altmann, an octogenarian […]

Adoptable Pets April 21 2015 – Ty and Mocha


Ty and Mocha are brother and sister 6.5-years-old Border Collie/Boxer crosses. They came to us after a new baby in the family meant they weren’t able to get the attention and exercise they need. Ty and Mocha are well trained, responsive to a number of commands and great walking on leash. They are both very […]

NPD – Files of Interest April 22, 2015


The Nelson Police Department has received several complaints recently from the public regarding emails being received from someone representing the Canada Revenue Agency. The email notifies the receiver that they are entitled to an additional tax refund and to click on the link provided to initiate the process. Receivers are prompted to enter their personal […]

Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation

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Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation Annual Legacy Golf Event in partnership with Selkirk Paving & Nelson Ready Mix Sunday, June 28, 2015 Granite Pointe Golf Club Tee up the date! Sunday, June 28 is the Foundation’s Annual Legacy Golf Event. Plan to attend for prizes, dinner and a fun day of golf, all while supporting our […]

Oxygen Art Centre


Children show their art at Oxygen Art Centre Oxygen Art Centre is pleased to present the work of grade 3 and 4 elementary students working through the Artist In the Classroom program. Students from two local elementary schools have been working with local artist, Jennifer McAuley to create a series of one of a kind, […]

Oxygen Art Centre


Kevin Spenst arrives in Nelson on a 50-stop reading tour around BC! Oxygen Art Centre is pleased to present the latest work by Vancouver based poet Kevin Spenst, whom has embarked on a 50-reading tour of BC in support of small poetry presses. Jabbering with Bing Bong (Anvil Press 2015,) is Spenst’s much-anticipated debut collection […]