Nelson Star Staff

Officer shot, man arrested after standoff north of Nelson

The officer suffered non-life threatening injuries

Fraudster pretending to be Nelson RCMP

A woman claiming to be an officer tried to scam a local resident

Kootenay Ferry to shut down Thursday afternoon

The ferry will stop servicing Balfour and Kootenay Bay as of 2:45 p.m. until Friday morning

Workplace accident near Kaslo leads police to grow-op bust

RCMP seized approximately 11,000 cannabis plants

Shambhala organizers move festival date due to wildfire risk in Kootenays

The decision was made following talks with the provincial and regional governments

RCMP: 18 impaired drivers caught in days after Shambhala

Police also found 272 other violations on Monday and Tuesday

UPDATED: MV Balfour ferry returns to service

The 65-year-old ferry had been out of action for a month

ANKORS warns of deadly pills found in West Kootenay

The synthetic cannabinoid AMB-FUBINACA was discovered during drug testing

Police investigating felling of old cedars at Cottonwood Lake

One of the cedars was 300 to 450 years old

Funds approved for new Kootenay Lake ferry

The ferry will have almost twice the capacity of the current MV Balfour

U.S. and Canada continue to talk Columbia River Treaty

Katrine Conroy says flood risk and hydro power were topics of discussion

VIDEO: Trip to Nelson featured on Price is Right

A six-night stay in Nelson was one of the show’s prizes

Kokanee angling season on Kootenay Lake limited to just four days

Last year fishers could catch kokanee for 28 days

Judge: Nelson not liable for snowbank injury

A woman sued the city after injuring herself in 2015

Driver critically injured in crash near Nelson

A 40-year-old man was ejected from his car in a collision

Reduced spring service planned for Kootenay Lake ferry

Expected low lake levels is the reason for the longer wait times

UPDATED: Avalanche control closes Highways 3, 31

Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston expected to be shut down until 4 p.m. Thursday

Missing skier airlifted from backcountry near Whitewater

A man had been reported missing Monday afternoon

Wanted man eludes arrest in Beasley

Ishmani Baker, 21, is wanted on several counts in northern BC

VIDEO: Kootenay drug users fight stigma with video series

The multi-part series from ANKORS is meant to align with the goals of the Nelson Fentanyl Task Force