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Cougar warning in city

May 26, 2017 / 2:16 pm

Police in Nelson are issuing a public warning after a cougar was spotted Thursday night in the city’s biggest and busiest park. The animal was spotted...

Coliform in Nelson water

May 25, 2017 / 11:48 am

Residents of Nelson have been told for the second time this month to boil their tap water before drinking it. The city issued the boil-water notice Wednesday...

Kootenay on flood watch

May 23, 2017 / 7:44 pm

Okanagan Lake isn’t the only body of water in the Southern Interior causing worry. Emergency officials in Nelson say they’re concerned rising waters...

Cops nab window smasher

May 23, 2017 / 12:42 pm

A 25-year-old man spent much of the long weekend in a Nelson jail cell after smashing storefront windows in the city’s downtown early Sunday. Police say...