Kevin Mills

Time to drop the puck

Nelson Leafs hockey squad preparing for Friday's season opener against Beaver Valley.

UPDATED: Leafs tie Beaver Valley 5-5 to close exhibition play

Nelson's KIJHL hockey squad finished the exhibition schedule with a 1-1-2 record.

Kootenay Glacier Kings win Canadian gold

Senior men's squad take top honour at 2014 Canada 55+ Games in Alberta by defeating Ontario 3-2 in overtime.

Leafs battle Nitehawks to 4-4 draw

Players impress coach in first exhibition game. Play a of pair of home games beginning on Saturday.

GONE CAMPING: Nelson Leafs hold training camp

Nelson Leafs hockey squad opened training camp on Friday and play their first exhibition game on Wednesday.

Nelson Leafs training camp opens on Friday

New coach excited about hitting the ice to begin evaluating the 45 players who will be trying to earn a spot on the roster.

Leafs new coach believes defence comes first

David McLellan was hired at the beginning of August after coach Matt Hughes resigned without coaching a single game.

COLUMN: Never a dull moment in Nelson

Nine months ago I first arrived in Nelson just in time for winter to begin. I had little idea what to expect.

Haunted tram tour returns

The tour will take people on an hour long adventure on Nelson’s waterfront filled with stories about paranormal investigations.

Leafs’ bench boss resigns without ever coaching a game

Matt Hughes, who was hired by the Leafs in May, resigned on Saturday. The team is seeking a replacement.

Taking shape: Restoring the CPR station

Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce plans to move in by end of 2015.

Unknowns take slo-pitch title

Showdown between top two clubs ends up 13-3 in A Division final.

COLUMN: Oh doctor, where art thou?

In the nine months that I have lived here, it has become evident that finding a family physician is, pretty much, impossible!

Nelson Selects U17 girls soccer squad earns BC bronze

It was a great weekend for six Nelson soccer squads at the BC provincial championships.

NHL’s Hurricanes come calling for Nelson’s Dryden Hunt

While he was not picked during the NHL draft on the weekend, Dryden Hunt has been invited to attend the Carolina Hurricanes camp.

Slo-pitch celebrates 20 years of play

2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the Nelson Mixed Slo-Pitch and president RJ Warren says it’s been a successful journey.

LVR students rally for teachers

About 40 students carried signs and waved at cars in front of Hume Secondary.

BMW Motorrad coming to Nelson?

The GS Trophy is an endurance competition where riders are not asked to race, as much as perform challenges with their bikes,

Matt Hughes named Nelson Leafs new head coach

Hughes comes to the Leafs after leaving his position as coach and general manager of the AJHL Grande Prairie Storm.

U17 squads kick off Nelson’s outdoor soccer season

On Wednesday afternoon, all four teams in the U17 mixed division took to the fields at Lakeside Park for a pair of tilts.