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Whitewater stages winter celebration

Whitewater hosts its third annual winter celebration this weekend.

Tiny strides, big time fun

The annual Nelson Ford Novice Shootout took to the ice this past weekend

Leafs drop game to Fernie in 4-3 overtime loss

The Nelson Leafs lost 4-3 against the Fernie Ghostriders Saturday in overtime at the NDCC.

Nelson celebrates Scottish heritage

Get your kilt fitted and blow the dust off your bagpipes for the annual Robbie Burns dinner at the Nelson Eagles Hall.

Wildflower blossoms

At Tuesday’s Kootenay Lake School Board meeting, trustees voted 8-1 to expand the Wildflower School program in Creston and Nelson.

As fun grows, great results follow

After their first race weekend, the Whitewater Ski Team is off to a great start with one of the largest representations in years.

Nelson Leafs head into Saturday with returning star

The Nelson Leafs aim to put up a good fight against the Fernie Ghostriders this weekend with the return of one of their leading scorers.

Peru’s darker truth

Amidst the beauty of Peru, Nelson’s Nathan Beninger has been working with heartbreaking fallout of child prostitution.

The Leafs bounce back with a win against Grand Forks

Slideshow: Nelson Leafs bounce back from Friday's loss with a 5-2 win against Grand Forks

Nelson welcomes New Year’s baby

Nelson’s first child of 2012 came right on cue and wasted no time.

Nelson Leafs unable to secure a win in 5-4 double overtime loss

The Leafs made an astonishing recovery after trailing 0-2 to Princeton Friday but were unable to hang on, losing 5-4 in double overtime.

Baldface to host world’s best

High profile guests in Nelson like Travis Rice and NBC’s Today show is evidence that something big is about to happen.

Nelson assessment roll stays stable

Property assessment notices are being delivered to more than 17,000 property owners in the area

The air up there

Riding his telemark skis, Nelson’s Robbie Kalabis pulls off some tricky air at Whitewater Ski Resort last weekend.

More focus stressed by coaching staff

The Nelson Junior Leafs are gearing up for a double header this weekend with the Princeton Posse and the Grand Forks Border Bruins.

A month of ‘weak’ systems

Each season has its share of highs and lows, but as far as precipitation goes this winter we’ve only seen the lows.

Mungall Gives Christmas Address

MLA Michelle Mungall speaks at Our Daily Bread in Nelson during an annual community holiday lunch that was held before Christmas.

Climbing community gathers in effort to save indoor facility

Local climbers are rallying together after the recent announcement of the closure of the Nelson climbing gym.

Nelson Polar Bear Swim splashes down

More than 30 people took part in the annual Polar Bear Swim at Lakeside Park beach on Sunday morning.