Kevin Mills

Leafs draw first blood, take 1-0 series lead over Spokane

Nelson played a tough defensive game, beating the Spokane Braves 2-1 on Tuesday night.

UPDATED: Leafs take first place from Beaver Valley

Nelson won 2-1 in overtime to beat the Nitehawks and secure top spot in the division. The Leafs host the Spokane Braves in the playoffs.

Bombers down Hawks to claim Kootenay crown

Nelson's LVR Bombers defeated JL Crowe to win the AAA senior boys basketball title for the Kootenay region.

Leafs sweep Border Bruins

The Nelson Leafs appear to be headed for a one game showdown for first place with the Beaver Valley Nitehawks.

Trace Cooke is conquering the ski runs

Local freeride skier has enjoyed two first place finishes in Europe and the season isn't over.

Leafs beat Border Bruins, lose Rebagliati, Vlanich

Nelson wins again despite an injury to its starting goalie and a game misconduct for the squad's leading scorer.

Leafs Horswill to play for UVic next season

The Nelson native will play hockey, study business at University of Victoria.

Leafs goaltender Rebagliati to cut hair for cancer

The Nelson Leafs goaltender has agreed to cut his long locks in an effort to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society.

Leafs beat Beaver Valley 6-2 to protect division lead

Nelson's KIJHL hockey squad held their opponents to 15 shots on way to lopsided victory.

Mural promotes Nelson’s Olympic spirit

New art piece will be on display on Baker Street for the next three weeks.

Mock search held in Nelson’s urban area

A training program had members of search and rescue and the fire department looking for a missing man in residential areas.

Outer Clove changes hands

Local food connoisseurs Iain Pardoe has decided to take over the establishment and continue the tradition of serving great food.

Nelson increases division lead with win over Fernie

A second period outburst gives Leafs a 5-1 victory over the Fernie Ghostriders on Saturday night.

Rebels defeat Leafs 6-5 in double overtime

Nelson let a 3-0 first period lead slip away as the Castlegar Rebels came back to win the game 6-5 in double overtime.

Leafs fall 5-2 to Border Bruins

Four goals in the third period by Grand Forks helped the visitors knock off the Nelson Leafs.

Leafs blank Castlegar 9-0

The Nelson hockey squad dominated all facets of the game on their way to an easy victory.

Nelson musician Ross Steed shares his message with the world

His new music video for the song 'Take It On' offers youth an inspiring approach to facing the challenges of their generation.

Registration open for new season of Nelson Youth Soccer

Registration deadline for rep teams is January 31, while the deadline for house team registration is March 1.

Leafs edge Braves 4-3

Nelson takes an early lead, hangs on to defeat Spokane in KIJHL action.

Vacation guide ‘perfect’ marketing tool for Nelson

Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism, the Nelson Chamber of Commerce and the Nelson Star have joined forces to create a new publication.