Craig Savage

Kids await cotton candy at last year’s Awaken Nakusp event.

A weekend of events with Awaken Nakusp

A youth group from Kelowna is returning for the fourth straight year for a free weekend of fun, games, and music for the families of Nakusp.

Kids await cotton candy at last year’s Awaken Nakusp event.
Above: Skier Kiley Waterfield. Below: Hockey player Hailey Herridge. Not pictured is hockey player Reese McRory.

Three locals off to BC Winter Games

Skier Kiley Waterfield and hockey players Hailey Herridge and Reese McRory will be representing the Nakusp area at BC Winter Games.

Above: Skier Kiley Waterfield. Below: Hockey player Hailey Herridge. Not pictured is hockey player Reese McRory.

Is there a war on Christmas?

Is Christmas about Santa Claus or Jesus? “Santa Baby” or the baby in the manger?

Who needs saving?

Saved. Born again. Got religion. Saw the light. People use many different words and phrases for the process of adopting faith.

Our view of the future shapes the present

How we view the future can have a profound effect on how we act in the present.

Advantages of small town life

Prior to moving here about three years ago, I had spent almost my entire life in major metropolitan areas.

Matt Jaggers

Kelowna youth group invades Nakusp again

About 40 teens from Evangel Church in Kelowna staged a full weekend of events for the families of Nakusp.

Matt Jaggers

What now for Arrow Lake bridge supporters?

I sat down with BACA members Earl Frerichs and Gene Nagy for an update on their efforts to advocate for that elusive fixed link.

Is there a debate about ferry versus fixed link?

Craig Savage asked a variety of people their opinion about ferries versus bridges on the Arrow Lakes.

Making the case for public faith

Craig Savage has noticed a recent trend in attitudes toward faith in North American culture excluding it from the public sphere.

Answer to evil depends on question

There are two major ways in which we must grapple with the existence of evil: intellectually and personally.

Students and families enjoy an evening that included hula dancing

NES kids stage holiday celebration

On Wednesday, the students of Nakusp Elementary School treated a capacity crowd to a wide variety of holiday entertainment.

Students and families enjoy an evening that included hula dancing

What if God was one of us?

Joan Osborne asked this question in her song “One of Us” that reached Number One on Canadian music charts in 1995.

The Rotary Community Carol Sing was well-attended and included a few non-traditional numbers this year.

Community Carol Sing still going strong 26 years later

The 26th Annual Community Carol Sing hosted by the Rotary Club once again featured a variety of Nakusp musical talent.

The Rotary Community Carol Sing was well-attended and included a few non-traditional numbers this year.

Remembering those we’ve lost

Most of us have been through the loss of a loved one – it’s a part of the human experience we all share.

Do you need to prove the existence of God?

Have you ever had a pointless argument? You know the kind I mean.