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by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Nov 04 2016

While the Beaver Valley Nitehawks continue to ring up the points the Nelson Leafs look for a lifeline.

The Murdoch Division leading Hawks scored twice in the third period to snap a 1-1 tie en route to a 3-1 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the short-staffed Nelson Leafs Friday night at the NDCC Arena.

The win is the ninth straight for the division leaders...

by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Nov 02 2016

Seven Summits Centre for Learning in Rossland hosted a cross-country running race at BlackJack on October 19, with 80 students participating from over a dozen schools.  There was a 2-kilometre race for elementary students, a 4-kilometre race for junior males, junior females, and  senior females, and a 6-kilometre race for senior males.  The Rossland Telegraph congratulates every student, from...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Nov 01 2016

The wet October weather certainly put a damper on the West Kootenay High School Field hockey season.

However, any ill feelings are definitely in the past as the L.V. Rogers Bombers take flight for the Lower Mainland to compete in the BC High School AA Girl’s Field hockey championships beginning Wednesday in Surrey.

The Bombers, finishing ninth overall in 2015, open the tournament...

by Castlegar Source on Friday Oct 28 2016

The Castlegar Gentleman’s Hockey League is proud to announce Kadrian Klimchuck as the inaugural winner of the CGHL Beauty Award.

The award is given to a SHSS Graduate that has played their final season of Castlegar Minor Hockey, has at least a C+/ B average, plans to attend Selkirk College in the fall and submits a short essay describing why they are a true beauty.

The winner...

by Red Mountain on Friday Oct 28 2016

We are proud to announce that RED Mountain’s Legacy Training Centre has been designated The National Ski Academy’s 'Official Western Canadian Training Centre'. 

RED Mountain and Rossland are steeped in skiing history, tradition, and culture dating back to the late 1800’s. In 1968 RED hosted the first World Cup race ever held in Canada. The Red Mountain Racers and the Red...

by Contributor on Wednesday Oct 19 2016

It’s amazing what an active community can accomplish together, if a recent roller derby fundraiser is any indication.

The Rossland Trail Roller Girls (RTRG) rallied its sister teams – the Dam City Rollers and the Nelson Killjoys – last month to join them in a special exhibition game to raise funds for their teammate’s son who is battling cancer.  The team is overjoyed to report that...

by Diana Daghofer on Thursday Oct 13 2016

In a town full of athletes, three seniors stand out for their accomplishments at the 55+ BC Games, held in Coquitlam, BC on September 20-24. Husband and wife team, Steve Langley and Danielle Montandon of Rossland, and Rino de Biasio of Trail, posted winning results in all the cycling events they entered.

Steve Langley, age 68, won medals in all...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Sep 30 2016

It’s probably not the way the Leafs coaching staff designed the game plan but the end result is all that matters some nights.

Dale Howell scored in double overtime to power the Nelson Leafs to a 3-2 victory in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Friday night at the NDCC Arena.

Nelson now remains tied for first in the Murdoch Division with the Grand Forks Border...