Local Sports

Nelson Leafs get dose of reality in loss to Nitehawks

The 2-1 defeat snapped Nelson’s four-game winning streak

Nelson Squash Club gets new president

Blair Weston is taking over for Pat Hodgson

Nelson’s Reece Hunt added to Team B.C. roster

Hunt will again compete at the national women’s U18 hockey championship

Glacier Judge's Cup - Nelson, B.C.
Canadian men's U19 basketballers named team of the year
Canada prepares to face U.S. rivals outdoors at world juniors
Canada's junior hockey goalies on how to keep cool on the ice

Kootenay Martial Artists earn their belts

Fifteen athletes did their testing with grandmaster Brenda Sell

Nelson Youth Soccer president diagnosed with cancer

A fundraising tournament is being organized for the family of Kerry Dyck

LVR juniors open field hockey season

The Bombers played a gruelling eight games in two days

  • Oct 1st, 2017

Ryan Cooper steals spotlight in Nelson Leafs’ win

The rookie scored and set up the decisive goal against the Creston Valley Thunder Cats

Hunt scores in 2OT as Leafs edge Border Bruins

The win moves Nelson into a tie with Grand Forks for first in the division

Dryden Hunt to play in AHL

The Nelson native was sent to Springfield during the Florida Panthers’ training camp

Civic Arena grant denied by CBT

City will instead use capital funding to pay for ongoing renos

Taghum rally driver gets new wheels after crash

Iannick Lemaire totalled his last car in a race earlier this year

Nelson Leafs sweep weekend games

The Leafs shut out Spokane 5-0, beat Creston Valley 6-3

Hall puts out call for nominations

BC Sports Hall of Fame seeking nominations for 2018 induction class

Security to police NDCC parking

The facility decided against paid parking solutions for the always busy lot

Nelson, Salmo athletes return from 55-plus Games with 25 medals

Swimming accounted for 13 of those medals last week in Vernon

Nelson Leafs tie game late, settle for draw against Rockies

Jack Karran’s goal with 11.8 seconds left forced extra time

Low numbers ice Kootenay Wild’s season

The team had been relocated from Nelson to Trail last season

Nelson martial arts school brings home awards

Dean Siminoff, Dave Laramee and Ulysse Homier were recognized at an event in Florida

  • Sep 16th, 2017

Goal explosion! Leafs rout Ghostriders 12-3

Ryan Cooper scored twice and had three assists for Nelson

Finding a sport for everyone at the Festival of Programs

Twenty-nine sports groups were available to the public Wednesday at the NDCC