Local Sports

Strong start to season for West Kootenay Timberwolves

Lacrosse team preps for home openers in two weeks

Nelson Tennis Club to open Saturday

Access to the courts is free for the season opener

  • Apr 26, 2019

Martial arts students breaking boards to end violence

The annual Breaking Boards, Breaking Chains runs April 27

  • Apr 24, 2019
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85-year-old, lifting since 1950, on track to cinch weightlifting championship
New NHL arena gets green light in Calgary
Aaron Brown edges Andre De Grasse to win Canadian 100-metre title
Calgary, Flames take another shot at new NHL arena

Glacier Gymnastics wins 12 medals at provincials

The club sent eight athletes to the event

  • Apr 19, 2019

Nelson Reflections qualify for synchro provincials

The team finished second overall at Mable Moran Provincial Qualifiers

Nelson Curling Club members pack Rec Commission meeting

The club wants the regional district to manage its building

Glacier’s Brianne Stefani qualifies for Western Canadian Championships

Stefani was first place at the Team BC trials

  • Apr 9, 2019

Rossland to be site of world’s first kitefoiling academy

The soon-to-be Olympic sport is expected to attact many youths to the academy

Bombs away: L.V. Rogers considering dropping Bombers name

The name has been used by the high school’s sports teams since at least the 1940s

Nelson Minor Hockey celebrates its players

Local hockey players were feted during an annual awards banquet

BCHL: Surrey Eagles hire former Smoke Eaters head coach

The BCHL announced that the Surrey Eagles hired Cam Keith as their new head coach and associate GM

Glacier wins 90 medals, nine provincial placements in Cranbrook

Local gymnasts competed at the Key City Classic Invitational

  • Mar 29, 2019

Nelson Leafs captain Jack Karran named team MVP

Karran won two awards during the team’s annual banquet

Beaver Valley Nitehawks oust Nelson Leafs from playoffs

The Nitehawks eliminate number-1 division seed Nelson Leafs from playoffs with Game-6 victory

Nelson native Tenzin Mint stars as Leafs beat Nitehawks 3-0

Mint made 23 saves for the shut out to help the Leafs stave off elimination

Beaver Valley Nitehawks shut out Nelson Leafs in Game 4

A goal and an assist by Michael Hagen launched the Nitehawks to a 3-0 victory over the Nelson Leafs

Disc golf course proposed for Art Gibbon Park

City council is considering a plan for a nine-hole course

B.V. Nitehawks seize series lead over Nelson Leafs

Beaver Valley Nitehawks defeat Nelson Leafs 5-2 in Game 3 of the Neil Murdoch Division final

Dryden Hunt scores 1st career NHL goal

The Nelson native scored for Florida on Sunday

Wilson scores in OT as Leafs even series

Nelson won 2-1 against Beaver Valley in Game 2