“There are no words to capture the loss Nova Scotia has suffered today. This is a devastating time for all communities affected across our province, ” Paul Wozney wrote. Nova Scotia is in mourning as the names of victims of a weekend mass killing begin to emerge. The victims include an RCMP officer, a teacher, two […]

Happy Easter 2020

This year Easter Sunday is being celebrated on April 12. As the entire country is in lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, meeting someone to wish them on Easter is not advised. However, there is no need to worry as there is a collection of Easter 2020 wishes just below to send to your loved ones    

Shout Out at Kootenay Lake Hospital

This just in from Nelson Paramedic Keri Whitfield “Hello! I’m a paramedic with BCEHS in Nelson, we along with other local agencies would like to do a shout out at Kootenay Lake Hospital tomorrow night [Thursday, April 2nd] as well as Mountain Lakes Seniors and Lakeview Village, to show our support and solidarity during this […]

Is Your Business Still Open

I would like to offer the businesses that are open for us, during this Covid 19 period. Free advertising. First of all, thank you for risking your health for ours. During the self isolation period of covid 19. I Love Nelson would like you to use this site to let people know what your business […]

Kootenay Co-op Radio

KOOTENAY CO-OP RADIO REMAINS ON-AIR, EXPANDS PUBLIC INFORMATION PROGRAMMING On March 17th, Kootenay Co-op Radio (KCR) took the difficult decision to close its doors to the 80-plus volunteers that pass through the Hall Street studios every week. And with the closure, the 20-year-old community radio station’s staff and volunteers have responded energetically to keep on […]

Nelson Helps

  During this time of uncertainty, one thing is for sure – our community rallies together in times of trouble. Nelson Helps is an unofficial group of volunteers working together to help the people of Nelson during the COVID-19 pandemic.  They are reaching out to offer assistance as good neighbours. Many in our city are […]

City of Nelson, British Columbia: COVID-19

    INTERIOR HEALTH AUTHORITY COVID-19 TESTING SITE NOW OPERATIONAL IN NELSON As of March 13, 2020, the COVID-19 testing site is now operational in Nelson. The site will run 7 days a week. Testing will be by appointment only and must be booked through the testing site triage phone number at (250) 551-7500. It […]

Community Message from Mayor Dooley: COVID-19

Community Message from Mayor Dooley: COVID-19 CITY OF NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA·FRIDAY, MARCH 13, 2020·3 MINUTES COVID-19 PANDEMIC To the community of Nelson: As you are aware, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global pandemic in relation to COVID-19. While the risk to our community remains low, it is important for our community to […]

FLASH NEWS!!!! $8075.00 RAISED!!

Jana Cook Fair Realty FLASH NEWS!!!! $8075.00 RAISED!! I am so excited to let the community know that my donation drive I held through the Christmas holidays was very sucessful. I challenged the community to donate to the Nelson Community Food Centre till the New Year, I would match dollar for dollar up to $3000.00! Well […]

Children and snow plows

    A snow plow operator has POSTED THIS AND ASKED US TO SHARE HIS MESSAGE…Just got back from plowing snow and would ask all parents to PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE, TELL YOUR CHILDREN A SNOWPLOW IS BIG AND VERY VERY VERY DANGEROUS. I was About 35 feet from burying six children all 8 yrs and […]