Nelson Police Department File 2015-166 On January 12, 2015 the Nelson Police Department received a call for service from a local business that received a telephone call from a person claiming to be employed by a local hydro company. The person stated that the business’ power was going to be disconnected in 30 minutes unless […]

Nelson Police Department Media Release 11 Jan. 2015

On Friday Jan 9 the Nelson Police Department received multiple calls about a male aggressively soliciting hugs from people near the businesses in the 100 block Anderson St. The male had had left the area proper to police arrival and was not identified at the time. Later that day the police received a call requesting […]

Youth Arts Festival TALENT SLAM auditions

Try out for the 1st Annual Youth Arts Festival TALENT SLAM! In the spirit of encouraging young artists in our community, Oxygen Art Centre is thrilled to announce the 1st Annual Youth Arts Festival! If you’re between the ages of 15 and 29, come try out for the festival’s premiere event and showcase your gifts […]

Sculptural work by Kathi Hofmann on exhibition at Oxygen Art Centre

Join us on January 9th, 2015 at the Oxygen Art Centre for the opening of Mater Familias a sculptural installation by ceramic artist Kathi Hofmann. Hofmann was born in the Okanagan and has been living in Nelson since 1996. After a short career in Geology and some global travelling, she returned to school to study […]

Nelson Police Department, Files of Interest, 01 Jan 2015

On January 1 at 3:10AM the Nelson Police received multiple 911 calls about a fight in the 100 block Anderson St. Members attended to see 2 males fighting by a crashed vehicle. One of the males fled on foot as soon as he saw police. He was captured a short distance away and found to […]

Horoscope for the Week: Jan 01, 2015

Horoscope for the Year – 2015 2015 is a Universal 8 year and will prove very eventful and challenging and at a mass collective level. 8 is the power number symbolic of the culmination of the ‘9 year growth cycle’. It can be compared with the harvest which implies abundance, on one hand, and hard […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Jan 02-08, 2015

Happy New Year from the Civic! Opening on Jan. 2, 2015, Academy Award nominee Quvenzhané Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) stars as Annie (rated G) , a young, happy foster kid who’s also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a […]

Ring in the New Year with your Family at The Civic Theatre!

Everyone is welcome to our all-ages family pajama party. Doors open at 7:00pm on December 31: join us early to make a noisemaker for the big event, then enjoy a screening of  The Book of Life. buy tickets more info view trailer After The Book of Life, there will be pizza, games and prizes and […]

Horoscope for the Week: Dec 26, 2014

 Tip of the Week: The natural New Year has now begun activated by Winter Solstice and the calendar New Year (January 1) is poised to begin. 2014 was a Universal 7 year, indicative of themes of initiation, and it has certainly lived up to that promise. The violent emergence of ISIS giving rise to an […]


Nelson Police Department File 2014-6104 On December 20, 2014 the Nelson Police Department received a call for service to a residence for a break and enter that occurred overnight. It was determined that offender(s) had gone through the complainant’s unlocked vehicle and then entered the complainant’s unlocked residence removing a jacket, wallet, and cash. Investigation […]