Featured Stories

by Contributor on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:08am

Noémi Kiss (soprano) & Rita Deane (classical guitar)

Saturday, March 7

by Contributor on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 10:51am

Season 6, Game 1:       Saturday, March 14, 2015

At Selkirk College, Castlegar

5PM:   Killjoys  vs. Dam City Rollers (REMATCH of 2014 Finals!) 

7PM:   Rossland Trail Roller Girls...

by Sara Golling on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 11:26pm

Regular Rossland City Council Meeting, February 23, 2015

Present:  Mayor Kathy Moore, Councillors  Marten Kruysse, John Greene, Aaron Cosbey, Lloyd McLellan, Andy Morel, Andrew Zwicker

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Recent News

by Contributor on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 12:09pm

Juno award winner Valdy is coming to the Rossland Miners Hall on Saturday, March 14, 2015.  Part of the fabric of Canadian pop and folk music for over 30 years, Valdy has four gold albums and Juno...

by Contributor on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:29am

Women Creating Change presents Wonder Women:  The Untold Story of American Superheroines

In honour of International Women’s Day, Women Creating Change is hosting two film showings of...

by Andre Carrel on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 11:22am

This column is not meant to be a book review, but a review of what others have written helps us understand where we are and what the future may bring.

Historian Arthur R. M. Lower, in Colony to Nation (...

by Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 8:31pm

Students at Selkirk College in Castlegar are frustrated following misleading comments by Minister of Advance Education Andrew Wilkinson recently about the levels of debt among students and graduates.

“Politicians in...

Regional News

by Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 3:21pm

We all realize now it was too good to remain for any length of time.

Gas prices across B.C are expected — in some places of the problem the increases have already started — to rise for some time according to industry...

by Eileen Delehant... on Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 1:16pm
Since 2005, Eileen Delehanty Pearkes has researched and explored the natural and human history of the rivers of the...
by Kyra Hoggan on Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 11:24am

A vehicle-versus-house MVA on Wednesday has prompted police to remind residents that the emergency brake is an important second precaution.

Castlegar RCMP Cpl. Debbie Postnikoff said police got a call at 11:49 a.m. on Feb 25 to...

by Alex Atamanenko MP on Friday, February 27, 2015 - 2:44pm

There has been a great deal in the news over the past few weeks about C-51, the government’s news Anti-Terrorism Act.  It is another one in a series of omnibus bills and contains 62 pages covering everything from expanding...

Provincial & National

2015 season opens March 15 by making reservation at Discover Camping

Get ready for the camping season by make that all-important reservation beginning March 15. — Submitted photo

It's camping season . . . well, almost.

And for campers wanting that prime spot in BC provincial parks, be advised the reservation desk opens for business at 9 a.m. Sunday, March 15, 2015.

There are two ways to make those reservations to frontcountry campsite in many provincial parks, up to three months in advance — on the Discover Camping website (www.DiscoverCamping.ca) or calling 1-800-689-9025.

Female Space Traveller Lands in Abbotsford March 7 to Inspire 10,000

10,000 girls, women and their families gathering from around BC are excited to discover why the sky really is no limit and meet with Astronaut Wendy Lawrence, veteran of 4 missions to space.

January 12, 2015– When the Apollo 11 crew landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, a ten year old Lawrence watched in black and white from 393, 309 km away.  That’s when she became an astronaut.