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Huge win for barefoot water-skier

Huge win for barefoot water-skier

A barefoot water-skier with Nelson connections reached the pinnacle of her sport late last month.

No medals, but solid provincial swims

Even though the Nelson Neptune Swim Club came home from provincials without any medals, head coach Michelle Lorusso said the swimmers finished the season on a high note.
Maida set to embark on new era for Junior Leafs

Maida set to embark on new era for Junior Leafs

The scene might be familiar for Nelson Junior Leafs head coach and general manager Frank Maida, but the circumstances are much different.
UPDATED: In the Hunt for a major junior spot

UPDATED: In the Hunt for a major junior spot

Nelson’s Dryden Hunt impressed at the Regina Pats training camp over the weekend and is now one step closer to cracking the Western Hockey League squad.
Friendly First Aid Faces

Friendly First Aid Faces

Volunteers played an important role during last week’s BC Summer Games. The first aid team, seen here at the dragon boat races at Lakeside Park, was ready for any health problems.
Light streams back into Civic Arena

Light streams back into Civic Arena

A series of concourse windows at the rear of the Civic Centre arena are finally seeing the light of day again.
Nelson set to host Rick Hansen tour

Nelson set to host Rick Hansen tour

A cross-country journey to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Rick Hansen’s Man in Motion World tour will stop in Nelson for three days next spring.
West Kootenay worth its weight in Games gold

West Kootenay worth its weight in Games gold

She entered nine events. She won eight medals. And this for a woman who hasn’t been a competitive swimmer since she was 18.
Going for ice hockey gold at the BC Seniors Games

Going for ice hockey gold at the BC Seniors Games

The puck dropped at the Nelson and District Community Complex on Saturday for the medal rounds of ice hockey for the BC Seniors Games.
On your mark, get set, go!

On your mark, get set, go!

BC Seniors compete in day two of cycling with a road race.