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Two members from Nelson Search and Rescue are heading to Australia to look for a missing Canadian.

Two members of Nelson Search and Rescue chosen for elite team

Are heading to Australia to help search for the remains of a Canadian hiker who went missing six months ago.

Two members from Nelson Search and Rescue are heading to Australia to look for a missing Canadian.
The Leafs took the win against Kelowna at the NDCC Saturday night 4-3. Tyler Garcia takes the puck past Jagger Bowles.

UPDATED: Leafs earn weekend split

The Nelson Leafs took the win Saturday night at the NDCC against the Chiefs 4-3 after losing 4-2 on Friday.

The Leafs took the win against Kelowna at the NDCC Saturday night 4-3. Tyler Garcia takes the puck past Jagger Bowles.
Grand Master Mark Begley (left) flew in from Florida in order to teach an instructors class to more than 30 black belts from Nelson and the surrounding area.

Black belts taught by Grand Master

More than 30 members of Nelson's Kootenay Christian Martial Arts received some special training last week as a Grand Master flew in.

Grand Master Mark Begley (left) flew in from Florida in order to teach an instructors class to more than 30 black belts from Nelson and the surrounding area.
Robson Cramer successfully weaved his his way through the Grand Forks Border Bruins defence for a shot on net during Wednesday night's action.

Nelson Leafs overpower Grand Forks Border Bruins

Penalties were the name of the game on Wednesday night, at least it was for the visiting Grand Forks Border Bruins.

Robson Cramer successfully weaved his his way through the Grand Forks Border Bruins defence for a shot on net during Wednesday night's action.
Major Robin Borrows

Kettle campaign kicks off in Nelson

The Salvation Army will have two kettles, along with the Angel Tree program, running in Nelson.

Major Robin Borrows
Nelson soccer squad struggles at provincials

Nelson soccer squad struggles at provincials

The L. V. Rogers boys soccer squad is battling it our for ninth place in BC.

Nelson soccer squad struggles at provincials
The host Nelson's Pee Wee house squad took second place in this weekend's tournament.

Nelson takes second place in local tournament

The Nelson North Stars were undefeated until the faced Grand Forks in the final. Nelson lost 6-3.

The host Nelson's Pee Wee house squad took second place in this weekend's tournament.
The third annual Kootenay Kids Society fundraiser Casino Royale took place on Saturday night at the Prestige Lakeside Resort.

Casino night benefits kids

Gamblers in Nelson had the chance to play for fun and help support the Kootenay Kids Society.

The third annual Kootenay Kids Society fundraiser Casino Royale took place on Saturday night at the Prestige Lakeside Resort.
Sheila and Ron Cox celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Nov. 16.

Nelson couple celebrates 67th anniversary

Ron and Sheila Cox have been together for close to seven decades.

Sheila and Ron Cox celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary on Nov. 16.
A small group of people came out to raise the Infinity Flag on Saturday morning in celebration of Louis Riel Day.

Flag raised in Nelson for Louis Riel Day

A small contingent of people attended a ceremony outside of Nelson City Hall to commemorate the day and raise the Infinity flag.

A small group of people came out to raise the Infinity Flag on Saturday morning in celebration of Louis Riel Day.
Keith Wiley of Kootenays For A Pipeline Free BC

Pipeline protest in Nelson

Protesters gathered to raise concerns about tar sands and oil pipelines during national Defend Our Climate day.

Keith Wiley of Kootenays For A Pipeline Free BC
The Nelson Leafs return to action on Friday night in Princeton against the Posse.

Leafs looking to bounce back

With the undefeated streak now broken, Nelson is hoping to get back on the winning track.

The Nelson Leafs return to action on Friday night in Princeton against the Posse.
The Nelson Leafs are back on the winning track. The locals beat the Princeton Posse 7-4 on Friday night.

Leafs round up Posse 7-4

Nelson is back in the win column following a 7-4 decision in Princeton on Friday night.

The Nelson Leafs are back on the winning track. The locals beat the Princeton Posse 7-4 on Friday night.

COLUMN: It’s time to get to know each other

Whether it’s a community event, a political issue, a person in need or a school bake sale — this community takes things seriously.

Trio of tilts for Leafs

Trio of tilts for Leafs

It may be a holiday weekend, but there will be no rest for the Nelson Leafs.

Trio of tilts for Leafs
L.V. Rogers Secondary girls field hockey team has had a rough time at the provincials.

Locals in tough at BC tournament

The L.V. Rogers secondary school girls field hockey team has struggled at the provincial tournament.

L.V. Rogers Secondary girls field hockey team has had a rough time at the provincials.
The L.V. Rogers Bombers soccer squad defeated Invermere’s David Thompson Lakers 7-0 in the semifinals of the Kootenay High School AA Soccer Championships. The locals are now heading to the provincials.

L.V. Rogers teams bound for the provincials

Both the boys soccer and girls field hockey squads are heading to the BC championships.

The L.V. Rogers Bombers soccer squad defeated Invermere’s David Thompson Lakers 7-0 in the semifinals of the Kootenay High School AA Soccer Championships. The locals are now heading to the provincials.
Lincoln Rosenblood (#10) of the Nelson Leafs Midget Rep squad tries to get past to Spokane defenders during the Leafs 10-0 loss on Saturday.

Midgets struggle at hockey tournament

The host Nelson Leafs midget squad show some promise, but lose all four games on the weekend.

Lincoln Rosenblood (#10) of the Nelson Leafs Midget Rep squad tries to get past to Spokane defenders during the Leafs 10-0 loss on Saturday.
Trio of tilts for Leafs

Updated: Leafs go three for three on road trip

Local squad beats Summerland 7-4 to win third straight weekend game.

Trio of tilts for Leafs