Cooler temperatures expected for the week. Nelson, for example recorded its coldest temperature of -11.9 C back on Dec. 17, 2016 when the previous arctic air mass was in place. Our forecast overnight low would break this by six degrees!
It’s that time of year where sniffles, sneezes, and other ailments seem to be lurking around every corner. Read on to find out how to best take care of yourself and your loved ones who may be feeling under the weather at this time of year.
At least one snowmobiler is dead after an avalanche swept through a popular recreation area near Valemount, B.C.
No one was injured in the accident that is being investigation by the RCMP. The Ministry of Environment will assess for any environmental concerns.
Frantisek Strouhal, a West Kootenay artist who is well known for his powerful expressions about the human spirit and body, received an Award of Excellence after being juried into the International Show “New Beginnings” from Manhattan Arts International with his artwork titled RIO.
Remember the cheetah that was on the loose in B.C.’s West Kootenay region last December? Charges have now been laid against the animal’s owners.
Highway 31 north of Nakusp is was closed due to High Avalanche Hazard. Check DriveBC for updated information.