Nelson Star Staff

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

West Kootenay cities win grant to develop smart transportation

Castlegar, Nelson, Trail and Rossland have been awarded $40,000 for Smart Cities project

Shorter hours announced for Nelway, Carson border crossings

The crossings will close at 8 p.m. beginning Nov. 26

Nelson police find $16K worth of suspected fentanyl, meth in minivan

Two people face charges of possession and trafficking in a controlled substance

Man arrested after fleeing RCMP in car near Salmo

The man was wearing a Shambhala Music Festival crew bracelet

Six babies born in one day in Nelson

Kootenay Lake Hospital’s maternity ward was hectic on July 24

B.C. music festival invests in drug-testing tech

Salmo’s Shambhala Music Festival donated $10K to help purchase an FTIR Spectrometer

CBT provides nearly $1 million in funding to social organizations

Kaslo’s North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society received a major grant

Wildfire Roundup: Highlighting five fires in the West Kootenay

None of the blazes were threatening structures

Drone halts firefighting near Nakusp

The drone also forced other firefighting aircraft to divert from the area

B.C. woman outraged after 2 mountain goats killed along Highway 31

A nanny and a kid goat were struck just north of Kaslo this week.

RCMP identify Beasley body, foul play suspected

The remains of Lemar Halimi were discovered in May

UPDATED: Manslaughter added to charges faced by man accused of Nelson attack

Miles Halverson’s next hearing is June 25 in Nelson court

B.C. woman completes highline walk in heels

Mia Noblet and two other athletes were invited to try a tricky walk in China

Evacuation alert expands north to Ymir

Rising waters along Erie Creek and Salmo River

Kootenay unemployment rate down in April

Jobless figure stood at 5.4% last month

Rain, storms to hit Kootenays, Boundary amid flood crisis

Environment Canada is calling for 20 to 40 mm of rain by Friday

CBT funding Nelson $137K for wildfire mitigation

The money is part of over $800,000 spread out to 20 communities