Samuel Dobrin

December 31

Leafs positive despite loss to Spokane

Nelson Leafs lose 3-2 to Spokane but remain positive for the rest of the season despite "bump in the road."

December 31
James Sorey and the Nelson Leafs take on Spokane this weekend. The home game is Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. at the NDCC.

Leafs look to regroup for push to the post season

The Nelson Junior Leafs are aiming to come back strong this weekend against Spokane.

James Sorey and the Nelson Leafs take on Spokane this weekend. The home game is Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. at the NDCC.
R.O.A.M. employees Kara Montefiore

Whitewater day tripping made easier

For the first time, Whitewater is offering customers the option of purchasing their lift tickets in town

R.O.A.M. employees Kara Montefiore
December 21

Christmas Pick-Up

Stewart Minns and Cal Renwick of Nelson Toyota present a donation of $450 to Major Robin Borrows of the Salvation Army

December 21
Members of the Kalein Hospice Centre Board pose outside of the new site for the centre in Rosemont.

Hospice house finds a home

After several years of little progress with the project, the Kalein Hospice House finally has a home.

Members of the Kalein Hospice Centre Board pose outside of the new site for the centre in Rosemont.
(L-R) Lara Von Maydell

Spreading the love

A new campaign initiated by L.V. Rogers students aims to help support their peers through difficult times.

(L-R) Lara Von Maydell
L.V. Rogers Bombers’ Mclain Sandeveland (5) drives the ball to the net through the Rossland Royals’ defence in a game earlier this season that saw the locals win 87- 18 over their Kootenay rivals.

Promising start for Bombers

It’s only the beginning of the season, but the L.V. Rogers senior boys basketball team seem to be on their way to a good campaign.

L.V. Rogers Bombers’ Mclain Sandeveland (5) drives the ball to the net through the Rossland Royals’ defence in a game earlier this season that saw the locals win 87- 18 over their Kootenay rivals.
December 16

Play date

St. Joseph's Elementary held its annual Christmas showcase on Wednesday night at the Capitol Theatre.

December 16
Maryk Hladik

Nelson climbing wall coming down

After nearly 21 years of serving the community, the owners of the Gravity Climbing Centre received their eviction notice.

Maryk Hladik
December 16

Fresh Tracks, no barriers

Slideshow: Visually impaired skiers learned cross-country ski techniques with the help of a guide this month at the Apex facility

December 16
December 8

Light ideas garner acclaim

A local artist’s journey from cottage industry to international business is just one example of how hard work and dedication can pay off.

December 8
December 13

Thrown into Action

Auxiliary firemen were run through the ropes earlier this month at the Selkirk College training facility.

December 13
December 10

L.V Rogers students get into the spirit

L.V. Rogers leadership students put together a fundraiser earlier this month to help local families in need during the holiday season.

December 10
December 10

A Stocking Full of Milk Bones

Santa poses with his furry friend at the Nelson SPCA.

December 10
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Leafs shut out Revelstoke in Bantam Rep Tournament

The Nelson Leafs opened strong in their first Bantam Rep Tournament game Saturday morning defeating Revelstoke 4-0.

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December 8

Students kick it into high gear for year-end show

Kootenay School of the Arts students are hard at work preparing for the annual Winter Exhibition and Sale this weekend.

December 8
Dec 7

Nelson’s Bombers crush Rossland

The L.V. Rogers Bombers made easy work of the Rossland Royals on Tuesday night at The Hangar

Dec 7
Dec. 3

Santa on Baker

A slideshow of Santa on Baker Street as he arrived into Nelson Friday.

Dec. 3

Christmas spirit on the tracks

The Holiday Train is set to light up Nelson this holiday season in hope of spurring people to give back to their local food banks.

Southern Interior MP Alex Atamanenko

Making military spending optional

Alex Atamenenko introduced a bill Tuesday that aims to put more power in the hands of the taxpayer

Southern Interior MP Alex Atamanenko