Local Sports

Nelson recreation task force releases report

The document suggests 26 changes to local recreation

Nelson Leafs edged on late OT goal in Kimberley

The Leafs fell 2-1 for the second time this season against the Dynamiters

Nelson’s Hellman second at university tournament

Hellman finished just two strokes from the top at the event in Washington State

  • Oct 19th, 2017

LVR cross country team undefeated after four events

The junior and senior girls and boys squads are on a roll so far this season

  • Oct 19th, 2017

Leafs hammer Braves for third straight win

Ryan Piva scored twice as Nelson kept pace atop the division

Nelson Leafs put down Rebels, 7-3

Nelson scored four goals in the third period en route to the win

Abbotsford International Air Show
    Sidney Crosby turns 30: His career in numbers
      Community service, one-year ban for Blue Jays beer can thrower
        B.C. high school track and field day two concluded

          Forecheck powers Nelson Leafs to 7-3 win over Castlegar Rebels

          They were done in by “breakdowns” that the Nelson Leafs pounced on to trounce the Rebels 7-3.

          LVR senior girls win first volleyball tourney of season

          The Bombers took six of seven games en route to the title

          • Oct 11th, 2017

          Nelson soccer kicks off for Kerry Dyck

          A weekend fundraising tournament raised $3,000 for the NYS president, who has cancer

          LVR wins at field hockey tournament in Oliver

          The Senior Bombers finished 3-1 during the trip last week

          • Oct 8th, 2017

          Leafs rebound with 4-0 win over Spokane

          Ryan Cooper scored twice for Nelson in an easy win

          Nelson Squash Club gets new president

          Blair Weston is taking over for Pat Hodgson

          Nelson Leafs get dose of reality in loss to Nitehawks

          The 2-1 defeat snapped Nelson’s four-game winning streak

          Nelson’s Reece Hunt added to Team B.C. roster

          Hunt will again compete at the national women’s U18 hockey championship

          Kootenay Martial Artists earn their belts

          Fifteen athletes did their testing with grandmaster Brenda Sell

          Nelson Youth Soccer president diagnosed with cancer

          A fundraising tournament is being organized for the family of Kerry Dyck

          LVR juniors open field hockey season

          The Bombers played a gruelling eight games in two days

          • Oct 1st, 2017

          Ryan Cooper steals spotlight in Nelson Leafs’ win

          The rookie scored and set up the decisive goal against the Creston Valley Thunder Cats

          Hunt scores in 2OT as Leafs edge Border Bruins

          The win moves Nelson into a tie with Grand Forks for first in the division

          Dryden Hunt to play in AHL

          The Nelson native was sent to Springfield during the Florida Panthers’ training camp