Bill Metcalfe

Bill Metcalfe

I have lived in Nelson since 1994 and worked as a reporter at the Nelson Star since 2015. I report on a mix of topics including municipal government, social issues and the arts with my work earning several provincial journalism awards.

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250-352-1890
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Recent Work by Bill

Not just flower power: Nelson exhibit celebrates intentional communities

Not just flower power: Nelson exhibit celebrates intentional communities

The exhibit captures the adventurous and optimistic spirit of the back-to-land movement
Nelson council lays out where and when unhoused residents may camp

Nelson council lays out where and when unhoused residents may camp

Council names allowable locations and time, and sets out rules about personal belongings
'We should be in crisis mode': B.C. wildfire ecologist

'We should be in crisis mode': B.C. wildfire ecologist

Bob Gray delivered a talk in Taghum on how we need to rethink wildfires
New Denver event marks 30th anniversary of internment centre

New Denver event marks 30th anniversary of internment centre

The Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre was created in 1994 on the preserved site of a wartime camp where Japanese Canadians were imprisoned
Nelson Bridge may be widened for bikes

Nelson Bridge may be widened for bikes

But the start date for construction is not clear
Nelson Museum officially opens Queer Archive as permanent exhibit

Nelson Museum officially opens Queer Archive as permanent exhibit

The Nelson Museum Archives and Gallery officially opened its permanent exhibit celebrating LGBTQ2S+ history on June 14.
Resilience and renewal: New book features stories and photos of Columbia River basin

Resilience and renewal: New book features stories and photos of Columbia River basin

Big River by Eileen Delehanty Pearkes and David Moskowitz gives a biography in words and portrait in photos of the Columbia River basin
B.C. minister discusses environmental issues in Nelson

B.C. minister discusses environmental issues in Nelson

B.C. environment minister George Heyman has announced he will not run in the next election
Amanda Lindhout recounts trauma and gratitude at Nelson event

Amanda Lindhout recounts trauma and gratitude at Nelson event

Lindhout spoke to 200 people at the Nelson Star's annual Find Your Divine event
Tango lovers meet in Nelson for weekend marathon

Tango lovers meet in Nelson for weekend marathon

‘It becomes a passion. It almost takes over your life’
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