In a year that has seen unexpected difficulties arise for business owners, some in Nelson are still making it a priority to give back.

The eighth annual Coats for Koots campaign is underway at Valhalla Pure, and Sam Baio joined KCR to talk about the challenges of operating a business during a pandemic.

“Masks are expected to be worn. That’s what the government is asking us to do,” Baio said. He’s part of a push for posters in stores and businesses in Nelson spreading the message.

Listen to the full interview here: