Our legal rights as activists: There’s a lot to know

By Natasha Edmunds 20 of us nestled into the Anglican Church last Friday evening, October 26th, to learn about our legal rights as activists. “Know your legal protest rights” workshop was hosted by the Nelson Women’s Centre, the West Kootenay EcoSociety and St. David’s Anglican Church, in partnership with the BC Civil Liberties Association. Dylan Mazur, Lawyer from the BC Civil Liberties…

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Candlelight Rally for Jumbo Wild

Jumbo Rally Pictures & Recap

West Kootenay Coalition for Jumbo Wild held an impromptu candlelight rally on Mar 25 at Nelson City Hall. K.Linda Kivi was the master of ceremonies, and Marilyn James kicked off the evening with an invocation on behalf of the Sinixt Nation. The evening also featured the Raging Grannies, Kim Kratky of the Kootenay Mountaineering Club, banjoist Earl Hamilton, EcoSociety Director David Reid, and a…

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LIght The Way For Jumbo Valley

Light the way for Jumbo Wild

The West Kootenay Coalition for Jumbo Wild is inviting concerned residents to Light the Way for Jumbo Wild with a peaceful gathering on Sunday March 25, 2012 starting at 7:30. Speakers, music, and information about the issue will be on hand. Dress for the weather and bring a candle!

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