Nelson Star Staff

Most West Kootenay provincial parks expected to re-open May 14

Here’s a roundup of the parks that are opening, as well as the ones that aren’t

UPDATED: Shambhala, Starbelly Jam, Kaslo Jazz Fest postponed to 2021

Nelson’s Pride Parade has also been rescheduled

UPDATED: West Kootenay trails closed by outbreak

Here’s a running list of affected trails

Two overdose deaths in Nelson over the weekend

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

RCMP searching for missing Slocan man

Douglas Morrison hasn’t been seen since January

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

ANKORS: Fentanyl, carfentanyl found in Nelson area

Fentanyl has been found in what is being sold as meth

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

Wind warning issued for Kootenay Lake, Highway 3

Environment Canada says temperatures will also drop through Friday

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

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

Kootenay trails receive upgrade grants from Columbia Basin Trust

The Trust’s grant funds 25 projects for $396,341

Shambhala organizers move festival date due to wildfire risk in Kootenays

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

18 impaired drivers caught in days after Shambhala music festival: RCMP

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