Bob Hall

Whitewater freeskiers up to test in Fernie

Whitewater skiers once again showed that local terrain is perfect breeding ground for top quality freeskiing.

Mount Sentinel captures Kootenay A Championship

With heavy hearts, the Mount Sentinel boys’ basketball team entered the Kootenay A Championships in Sparwood this past weekend

Beaver Valley evens series with Nelson

Another playoff thriller in Nelson on Tuesday night sees Dallas Calvin come out the hero

Nelson-Beaver Valley crank up the intensity

In case you missed last night, here's a photo gallery of some of the intense action in Game Three.

Advantage Nelson

Defenceman JJ Beitel plays hero with Monday night overtime goal to give his team a crucial 2-1 win over the Beaver Valley Nitehawks.

Missing snowboarders turn up at Whitewater

A Nelson father and son that spent a cold night in the backcountry near Whitewater Ski Resort are safe

Skiers missing near Nelson’s Whitewater

The search for two missing skiers has begun near Whitewater Ski Resort.

Nelson and Beaver Valley all square

The Nelson Junior Leafs will return home on Monday with their first round playoff series with Beaver Valley tied at one game apiece.

Nelson’s Bombers look to home court for provincial berth

Hosted by the Nelson high school, the playoffs begin on Friday afternoon at the LVR gym.

Nelson and Beaver Valley set for battle

The Leafs’ rollercoaster regular season ended last Saturday with a horrible 5-0 loss to the Castlegar Rebels.

Powder payoff: Nelson reaches LA Times on-line audience

Nelson’s Ski Town Throwdown title is the jumping off point for more glowing words about the area in one of the world’s largest media titles.

West Kootenay EcoSociety files petition against Jumbo

West Kootenay EcoSociety executive director David Reid calls it a significant moment in the 20-year fight

Nelson’s Alex MacLeod scores first ECHL goal

Nelson’s Alex MacLeod scored his first two regular season East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) goals on Friday night.

Nelson Leafs wrap regular season

The Leafs and Rebels lock horns in a home-and-home starting in Castlegar tonight.

Snowboard superstars greet fans in Nelson’s downtown

More than 200 snowboard fans filed through Nelson's Tribute board shop on Baker Street on Wednesday night

On top of the world at Nelson’s Baldface Lodge

A who’s-who of the planet’s best snowboarders are in town this week preparing for the Red Bull Ultra Natural at Baldface Lodge

Castlegar eliminates Nelson Bantam Reps

The Nelson Bantam Reps will not be representing the West Kootenay at next months Tier III Provincial championships

Castlegar downs Nelson pee wee reps

The Nelson Pee Wee Reps lost a heartbreaker to Castlegar on Monday afternoon.

Nelson Bantam Reps suffer setback

Castlegar downed the Nelson Bantam Reps 7-4 on Saturday night in the first game of the West Kootenay playoffs.

Nelson leaves door wide open for Castlegar

The Nelson Junior Leafs jumped out to a 4-1 lead in Revelstoke on Saturday night against the Grizzlies