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Granite Pointe seeking new boss

Granite Pointe seeking new boss

Kim Boddy has resigned as general manager of Nelson’s Granite Point Golf Course, effective Tuesday.
Ace helps local kids

Ace helps local kids

Gerick Cycle’s Ross McNamara made a hole-in-one during last year’s Granite Pointe Labour Day Open, earning $15,000 for himself and $3,000 for a charity of his choice. This week McNamara (left) earmarked the latter for Nelson’s KidSport. He says he wanted the money to stay in the community and go toward youth. KidSport’s Bill McDonnell was on hand to receive the cheque.

Bombers host tourney

Though the weather is hardly fitting, the L.V. Rogers boys of spring will hit the diamond this weekend for their big home tournament.
Hard hits, fishnets, and the occasional tutu

Hard hits, fishnets, and the occasional tutu

Nelson Killjoys and Lumber Jackies all set for their West Kootenay Women's Roller Derby League debut bout.

Soccer boys keep pace with province’s top squads

The Kootenay Thunder regional boys soccer team returned from a Penticton pre-season tournament earlier this month with plenty to build on.

Swap out the old, check out the new

The Nelson Cycling Club, best known as the hosts of the annual Fat Tire Mountain Biking Festival, will hold their sixth annual bike swap this Saturday from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Rod and Gun Club in Nelson.

Podium Finishes for Kootenay Swim Club

The Kootenay Swim Club returned home with plenty of medals after competing in a swim meet in Langley this month.
Pee Wee Rep captain off to elite tournament

Pee Wee Rep captain off to elite tournament

It’s been a great spring for Nelson pee wee rep captain Aigne McGeady-Bruce.
Big weekend wins new fans

Big weekend wins new fans

Things have been going pretty good on Kootenay Lake lately. If we could only get the spring weather to kick in, we should be getting into some consistent fishing.
Vixens claim Icebreaker

Vixens claim Icebreaker

Despite a spirited effort, the host Nelson Blueliners lost a squeaker in the final of the 16th annual International Icebreaker female hockey tournament.