Nelson Star Staff

Two overdose deaths in Nelson over the weekend

Police warn that much of the current drug supply in the city may be dangerous

School District 8: No visiting Chinese students have coronavirus

SD8 says its international students have already been screened for the virus

Man dies in backcountry near Nelson’s Whitewater Ski Resort

The victim was found unresponsive in a tree well Friday

Snowfall warning issued for Highway 3

Environment Canada says Paulson Summit to the Kootenay Pass could receive 25 centimetres

Hall of Famer, Stanley Cup winners among Montreal Canadiens to visit in Nelson

The Habs alumni team will take part in a charity game

Missing teens found after spending night outside near Whitewater Ski Resort

Two boys spent the night lost before being rescued Monday

Lenora Trenaman re-elected School District 8 chair

Trenaman has been chair for six years

Wind warning issued for Kootenay Lake, Highway 3

Environment Canada says temperatures will also drop through Friday

Mediator requested to assist in School District 8, union talks

Local 748 represents 329 unionized school district employees

Former Liberal candidate endorses Greens in Kootenay-Columbia

Don Johnston says he’ll be voting for Abra Brynne on Oct. 21

Officer shot, man arrested after standoff near Argenta

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

Libertarian candidate out of Kootenay-Columbia race

Terry Tiessen says he did not complete his nomination package

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

Two more candidates to run in Kootenay-Columbia riding

The Animal Protection Party and Libertarian Party will be on the ballot

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