Nakusp

The Nakusp and Area Community Forest hosted the BC Community Forest Association (BCCFA) from October 19-21st for the BCCFA annual conference and AGM. (Contributed by Skye Cunningham)

NACFOR hosts 200 forestry delegates during BCCFA conference

The Nakusp and Area Community Forest hosted the BC Community Forest Association from Oct. 19-21

 

John Bird and his bike during "better days." (John Bird)

Malakwa motorcyclist advocates against no-fault ICBC policy following near fatal crash

On Jun. 23, 2021, John Bird almost died because of an unsecured load in a pickup truck

 

The Nakusp Scrapbooking group at their annual themed “crop.” (Moira Miller photo)
The Nakusp Scrapbooking group at their annual themed “crop.” (Moira Miller)

The Nakusp Scrapbooking group had their annual meeting

The Nakusp Scrapbooking group had their themed annual meeting earlier this month

 

(Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)

Nakusp 2022 municipal election results

The preliminary results are in! Of the seven candidates vying for the…

(Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)
Groups are invited to give it their best pitch at the event. (Kootenay Association for Science and Technology)

The Kootenay Investment Challenge coming next Thursday

Kootenay Association for Science and Technology is bringing the pitch competition to th region

Groups are invited to give it their best pitch at the event. (Kootenay Association for Science and Technology)
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Province improves BC Ambulance Service in Nakusp

Nakusp will be receiving more permanent full-time paramedics

Black Press file.
The new centre will provide 96 child-care spaces. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School

SD 10 postpones opening of Nakusp Elementary daycare

Report says facility hopes to open “as soon as possible,” but gave no timeline

The new centre will provide 96 child-care spaces. Photo: Nakusp Elementary School
(Black Press file photo)

Nakusp’s fibre-optic trunk line complete, but work remains

The fibre-optic line up the Slocan Valley is now finished

(Black Press file photo)
Twin Rivers Elementary students helped to plant a pollinator meadow near the Kootenay Gallery of Art last fall. Photo: Castlegar Butterflyway

Five West Kootenay arts organizations receiving provincial grants

Kootenay Gallery of Art and Rossland Museum & Discovery Centre to benefit from funding boost

Twin Rivers Elementary students helped to plant a pollinator meadow near the Kootenay Gallery of Art last fall. Photo: Castlegar Butterflyway
Pictured is Tina the turkey, a beloved bird who was dubbed the town mascot in Nakusp. Tina was struck by a vehicle this past weekend. (Photo submitted by Sharon Starratt)

Nakusp locals may immortalize town turkey in public art

Tina the turkey was struck by a vehicle and died last month

Pictured is Tina the turkey, a beloved bird who was dubbed the town mascot in Nakusp. Tina was struck by a vehicle this past weekend. (Photo submitted by Sharon Starratt)
Christina Lake’s Andrew Verge performs a 2019 comedy set at a club in Toronto. Photo: Instagram - andrewjverge

Western Canadian comedy tour to start in Grand Forks

Show profits, food drive to benefit Boundary Community Food Bank

Christina Lake’s Andrew Verge performs a 2019 comedy set at a club in Toronto. Photo: Instagram - andrewjverge
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`Last resort’ caribou maternity pen prepares for big day

Arrow Lakes Caribou Society has been working on the plan to try to rescue the herd

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Cedra Ei (left) answers some questions for Laurie Page (right) at the Nakusp Chamber of Commerce open house. (File photo)
Cedra Ei (left) answers some questions for Laurie Page (right) at the Nakusp Chamber of Commerce open house. (File photo)
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Trans Canada Highway, the North Columbia, Shuswap, Arrow Lakes and Slocan Lake area. (DriveBC)
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Trans Canada Highway, the North Columbia, Shuswap, Arrow Lakes and Slocan Lake area. (DriveBC)
A transition to the new Scheduled-On Call system is set for Nakusp BCEHS. (Black Press file photo).

Nakusp Mayor calls for full time ambulance coverage

The area is set to get BCEHS’ new Scheduled On-Call system

A transition to the new Scheduled-On Call system is set for Nakusp BCEHS. (Black Press file photo).
The line for the ski lift was continuous as skiers and snowboarders gathered at the Summit Lake Ski Hill on the last day of 2016. All ages and skills were on hand for a chance to have some fun and laughs with family and friends. (Black Press-file photo)

Summit Lake Ski Hill sees 30 per cent increase in insurance costs

The society is looking for financial support in order to continue operations

  • Dec 7, 2021
The line for the ski lift was continuous as skiers and snowboarders gathered at the Summit Lake Ski Hill on the last day of 2016. All ages and skills were on hand for a chance to have some fun and laughs with family and friends. (Black Press-file photo)
As of April 22, 1,693 people had received a first dose and 138 for the second dose of a COVID-19 vaccination at the arena in Nakusp. (Photo by JD Mah)

COVID vaccine clinic coming up in Nakusp

There are dates for everyone 12 and over as well as separate days for kids age 5-11

As of April 22, 1,693 people had received a first dose and 138 for the second dose of a COVID-19 vaccination at the arena in Nakusp. (Photo by JD Mah)
A photo of a light display on a home in Nakusp last year. (Photo via Facebook/Society for Nakusp Community Events)
A photo of a light display on a home in Nakusp last year. (Photo via Facebook/Society for Nakusp Community Events)
Students at Burton Elementary playing on their new playground equipment, which they helped design. (contibuted by Laurie Friis)

Nakusp students at Burton Elementary design new playground

School, which has doubled in size over last two years, built facility through ministry funding

Students at Burton Elementary playing on their new playground equipment, which they helped design. (contibuted by Laurie Friis)
Nakusp Village Hall. (Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)

Village thanks interim CAO as permanent CAO takes her place

Mayor pens a thank you note

  • Nov 10, 2021
Nakusp Village Hall. (Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)