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February 2018
By Charles Jeanes on Wednesday Feb 28 2018

“[A]s individuals express their life, so they are. Hence what individuals are depends on the material conditions of their production... History involves 'a continuous transformation of human nature'...

By Contributor on Wednesday Feb 28 2018

Editor's Note: This is a press release  from the Union of BC Indian Chiefs.

The Treaty 8 First Nations taking the Site C project to court have just secured a major work stoppage in the lead-up to a court injunction application set to be heard this summer.

By Sara Golling on Wednesday Feb 28 2018

It’s wonderful to be able to pass on some good news, especially about such a vital part of our region. Teck Trail Operations is full of good people and it does an amazing amount of social and economic good in all our local communities.

By Dr Amanda Chay ND on Wednesday Feb 28 2018

How do I know if I have a problem with fertility?

By Nelson Daily Staff on Wednesday Feb 28 2018

Environment Canada continues to caution drivers traveling Highway 3, Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass.

"A low pressure system continues to bring snow to Highway 3 - Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass," the website said.

"The snow is expected to persist tonight through Friday."

Environment Canada said total snow accumulations of 30 to 40 cm can be expected by late Friday.

By Letters to the editor on Tuesday Feb 27 2018

To The Editor:

Kinder Morgan may promise jobs in the short term, but will never guarantee clean-up for a tar-spill on the coast, or along the pipeline.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Feb 27 2018

RCMP are seeking public assistance to identify a driver who allegedly threw a beer can at a flag person on Highway 1 on Monday near Sicamous.

By Sara Golling on Tuesday Feb 27 2018

Present:   Mayor Kathy Moore, and Councillors Lloyd McLellan, Andy Morel, John Greene, Marten Kruysse, and – electronically – Aaron Cosbey. Absent:  Andrew Zwicker.

By Rossland Telegraph on Tuesday Feb 27 2018

The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) wants residents to change out old, smoky wood stoves for cleaner appliances including heat pumps, gas or pellet stoves or cleaner burning wood stoves.  The RDKB has put a total of $6,000 toward the 2018 Wood Stove Exchange Program and $5,000 is still available to fund rebates to local residents.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Feb 26 2018

There are always two sides to every story.

Tuesday, at Selkirk College Campus in Castlegar, the students have planned a presentation for the Board of Governors to freeze tuition fee rates for the coming year.

“Tuition fees and student debt are at an all-time high in British Columbia,” said a Selkirk College Students’ Union press release Sunday.