Nelson Police Department

NELSON POLICE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE The Nelson Police Department has noticed an increase in impaired driving by both alcohol and drug in recent days causing some individuals to have their vehicles seized and their driver’s licenses suspended.  The Nelson Police Department would like to remind those individuals partaking in activities involving alcohol to ensure they […]

What’s Playing at The Civic Sept 22 – 28

Special Edition We are celebrating Kootenay-made film this week… Kinesis Starts Friday! Detailed schedules for each night are available on our website here. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 Click here for more information about this programming day Roxanne (FREE) 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM 30 years ago, Steve Martin and Daryl Hannah starred in Roxanne, filmed on location in […]

Oxygen Art Centre

F O R   I M M E D I A T E   R E L E A S E Oxygen Art Centre welcomes Natasha Smith as Education Coordinator   Oxygen Art Centre is thrilled to announce that Natasha Smith will be taking over the coordination of the arts education program for Children, Youth and Adults.  While this work […]

What’s Playing at The Civic Sept 15 – 21

 Kinesis, Culture Days, Membership Update and more ! SEPTEMBER 15TH – 21ST Do you have your tickets for Kinesis yet? Single tickets are now on sale for The Civic Theatre’s Celebration of Kootenay Film, September 22 – 25 Opening with two free 30th anniversary screenings of Roxanne on Friday, September 22, Kinesis brings more than twenty films by local […]

Horoscope for September 2017

Horoscope for  September  2017   Tip of the Week: Well, this is it. The last official week of summer has arrived and it has been an epic summer indeed. I am mostly referring to the extreme weather and natural disasters. Persistent and devastating forest fires, record setting hurricanes, massive flooding, huge earthquakes, tidal waves, drought, […]


SUBJECT: Rental Fraud   The Nelson Police Department would like to warn residents of an old but effective scam that is still happening in Nelson.  NPD has been receiving multiple reports of someone trying to take advantage of the current rental crunch by posting ads for rental properties that don’t exist.  The fraudsters are using […]

Volunteers Needed for Kootenay Seniors Fair – October 2nd!

Support seniors in your community and have fun at the same time! All ages and skills, students welcome! Helped needed, with shifts between 9:30 am and 4 pm on Monday, Octboer 2nd • 2 Volunteer Coordinators to assign tasks and support volunteers (honoraria provided) • Event setup and cleanup • Welcome table • Health services […]

Get Ready for the 2017 Kootenay Seniors Fair!

  Get Ready for the 2017 Kootenay Seniors Fair! Seniors and their friends and families are invited to a day of fun activities and informative vendor tables at the 3 rd Annual Kootenay Seniors Fair! The Fair is being held Monday, October 2nd at the Prestige Lakeside Resort & Convention Centre, 701 Lakeside Drive in […]