Kevin Mills

Ross Steed's five-minute music video for his song 'Take It On' will be shown before the feature film at the Civic Theatre this weekend.

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.

Ross Steed's five-minute music video for his song 'Take It On' will be shown before the feature film at the Civic Theatre this weekend.
Registration is now taking place for the Nelson Youth Soccer Association’s Rep and House squads. The deadline for Rep is January 31

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.

Registration is now taking place for the Nelson Youth Soccer Association’s Rep and House squads. The deadline for Rep is January 31
Darnel St. Pierre of the Nelson Leafs crashes into the net being guarded by Spokane Braves goaltender Jon Manlow. The Leafs beat Spokane 4-3 on Sunday afternoon.

Leafs edge Braves 4-3

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

Darnel St. Pierre of the Nelson Leafs crashes into the net being guarded by Spokane Braves goaltender Jon Manlow. The Leafs beat Spokane 4-3 on Sunday afternoon.

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.

Tobin Eberle of the L.V. Rogers Bombers senior boy's basketball squad fights for a loose ball during the local club's 66-9 victory over Castlegar's Stanley Humphries Secondary on Tuesday night.

Bombers basketball squad dominate Castlegar 66-9

Nelson's L.V. Rogers senior boys basketball squad beat up their opponents on Tuesday night.

Tobin Eberle of the L.V. Rogers Bombers senior boy's basketball squad fights for a loose ball during the local club's 66-9 victory over Castlegar's Stanley Humphries Secondary on Tuesday night.
Nelson’s Civic Arena is one of 10 pilot projects testing the new REALice technology.

Nelson one of 10 pilot projects for new ice technology

Over the next three months, the new system will be used to clean ice surfaces, in the hope that it will cut down emissions.

Nelson’s Civic Arena is one of 10 pilot projects testing the new REALice technology.
Nelson Leafs goaltender Brad Rebagliati makes a blocker save against a Spokane Braves forward as teammate Blair Andrews looks on. The Leafs beat the Braves 4-3 in overtime.

Leafs knock off Braves in overtime

Linden Horswill scores the overtime winner to give Nelson Leafs their fifth win in a row.

Nelson Leafs goaltender Brad Rebagliati makes a blocker save against a Spokane Braves forward as teammate Blair Andrews looks on. The Leafs beat the Braves 4-3 in overtime.

COLUMN: Best way to ride the bus is by air

Having had little experience dealing with travel in the Kootenays, I just assumed everything runs as planned.

The Nelson Leafs took its high-powered offence on the road during the weekend. The local squad was victorious in all three road games

Nelson Leafs reclaim top spot

Three straight road wins push Nelson to KIJHL penthouse.

The Nelson Leafs took its high-powered offence on the road during the weekend. The local squad was victorious in all three road games
Despite a strong effort

Leafs fall to Nitehawks for second time

For the second time in three days, the Nelson Leafs lose to Beaver Valley.

Despite a strong effort
Here For Beer (in orange) defeated In Deep (in green) 5-1 in the open division final of the 2013Christmas Co-Ed Indoor Soccer Tournament.

Nelson indoor soccer tournament wraps up

The Here 4 Beer squad took home the division title beating In Deep 5-1 in Sunday's final.

Here For Beer (in orange) defeated In Deep (in green) 5-1 in the open division final of the 2013Christmas Co-Ed Indoor Soccer Tournament.

Bombers crush Castlegar in hoops action

The L.V. Rogers Bombers senior boys basketball squad travelled to Castlegar and dominated the Stanley Humphries Secondary team.

Keith Wiley spoke before more than 100 people that came out to take part in a pipeline protest in front of Nelson City Hall last month.

Fight against pipeline not over says protest organizer

A federal environmental review panel has recommended Enbridge’s Northern Gateway crude oil pipeline can proceed.

Keith Wiley spoke before more than 100 people that came out to take part in a pipeline protest in front of Nelson City Hall last month.
For the second year in a row

Nelson’s Geoff Kinrade to represent Canada

For the second year in a row, Kinrade will play defence for Team Canada at the Spengler Cup.

For the second year in a row
Mirek Hladik and June Ray

Transportation was not part of the plan

Business duo has created a Nelson company that is providing a needed service to the community

Mirek Hladik and June Ray
Blake Markin-Hellekson

Nelson Bantam hockey squad shows steady progress

The local squad didn't finish well at its own tournament, but the coach is seeing plenty of improvement.

Blake Markin-Hellekson
The Nelson Leafs are looking to bounce back after last week's loss.

Leafs looking to bounce back after loss

The loss does not reflect Nelson's play this year and the coach said it was a good reminder to his players to always stay focused.

The Nelson Leafs are looking to bounce back after last week's loss.
Bombers second in Trail tourney — sort of

Bombers second in Trail tourney — sort of

L.V. Rogers senior boys basketball squad falls in round robin final, butNelson squad never plays in tournament finale

Bombers second in Trail tourney — sort of
Major Robin Borrows of the Salvation Army Nelson Community Church said that cash donations are down significantly compared to the same time last season. A shortage of funds would seriously impact the group’s programs.

Donations down drastically at Salvation Army

Currently the Nelson organization has received about half the amount of money in donations that they had at the same time last season.

Major Robin Borrows of the Salvation Army Nelson Community Church said that cash donations are down significantly compared to the same time last season. A shortage of funds would seriously impact the group’s programs.
The Nelson Leafs defeated the Spokane Braves 3-1 on Wednesday night at the NDCC.

Leafs control game, down Braves 3-1

The Nelson Leafs dictated play all night long as they dominated the Spokane Braves on Wednesday night.

The Nelson Leafs defeated the Spokane Braves 3-1 on Wednesday night at the NDCC.