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Nitehawks forward Judah Makway faces off against the Creston Thunder Cats in Creston on Wednesday. Photo: Steve Piccolo

Beaver Valley Nitehawks mount comeback in Creston

Nitehawk Kaleb Percival scores last minute shorthanded goal to earn a tie with Creston Thunder Cats —

Charles Bisset

Former Pride Gym fighter wins ninth Muay Thai title

Charles Bisset won by TKO to capture the WBL World Muay Thai Cruiserweight title

B.V. falls to Castlegar

Beaver Valley Nitehawks fall to Castlegar Rebels in pre-season tilt

Castlegar Rebels open its pre-season with a 4-2 victory over the Beaver Valley Nitehawks

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Trail hosts World Curling Tour event

The Trail Curling Club ice is keen to welcome the top curlers in BC this weekend

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Trail native named Blue Jackets new assistant coach

Former Trail Smoke Eater, Steve McCarthy, earns promotion to NHL Columbus Blue Jackets

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BCHL experiments with coach’s challenge, video review during preseason

The junior A league wants video review in place in time for its BCHL Showcase event in Chilliwack

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Travis Bridge takes part in the 10-hour Bike-A-Thon held at Bigby Place. Participants were raising money for Nelson adults with special needs to travel to an athletics event in 2022. Photo: Tyler Harper

VIDEO: Nelson’s Bigby Place holds 10-hour marathon fundraiser

Participants spent the day on a stationary bike to pay for a trip to Operation Trackshoes

Travis Bridge takes part in the 10-hour Bike-A-Thon held at Bigby Place. Participants were raising money for Nelson adults with special needs to travel to an athletics event in 2022. Photo: Tyler Harper
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KIJHL teams can have 50% arena capacity with fully vaccinated patrons

Teams can decide if that’s what they want to do, commissioner says

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BCHL

Border closure forcing BCHL’s Wenatchee Wild to open season on road

With Canadian teams unable to visit the United States, the Wild have no choice but to come north

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Pictured left to right- Dana Haas, Terry Van Horn, Sophia Park

Van Horn wins sixth Blaylock ladies golf championship

Last year’s competition was cancelled so it was wonderful to hold the tournament once more

  • Sep 3, 2021
Pictured left to right- Dana Haas, Terry Van Horn, Sophia Park
Christian Lowe

Trail Smoke Eaters add former Cranbrook Buck to line up

The Smoke Eaters acquired former Buck Christian Lowe from the Humboldt Broncos

  • Sep 3, 2021
Christian Lowe
The Nitehawks held their evaluation camp from Aug. 26-29 at the B.V. Arena in preparation for their Main Camp and exhibition season which starts Sept. 15. Photos: Stephen Piccolo

Locals impress at Beaver Valley Nitehawks camp

The Nitehawks liked what they saw at an evaluation camp last week, and are ready for Main Camp

The Nitehawks held their evaluation camp from Aug. 26-29 at the B.V. Arena in preparation for their Main Camp and exhibition season which starts Sept. 15. Photos: Stephen Piccolo
Noah Ketel

Rossland teen makes noise on motocross circuit

Noah Ketel is steadily climbing the ranks with his ultimate goal to be the BC Champion in Motocross

  • Sep 2, 2021
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West Kootenay Zone camp wraps up in Trail

“There was a ton of talent out there, and lots of hard work” - Crusaders coach Dallas Calvin

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Mark and Aren Cej of Calgary fish with their grandfather on Kootenay Lake.

Kootenay Lake anglers of all ages net great prizes

Local and visiting anglers help revive kokanee stocks on Kootenay Lake

Mark and Aren Cej of Calgary fish with their grandfather on Kootenay Lake.
Evan Bushy signs with Smoke Eaters

Trail Smoke Eaters sign veteran D-man

The Trail Smoke Eaters signed veteran defenceman, Evan Bushy, for the upcoming season

  • Aug 27, 2021
Evan Bushy signs with Smoke Eaters
The race in Golden in 2018. Photo courtesy Gibson Pictures.

TransRockies Race Series cancels Kootenay events due to Covid restrictions

Organizers of the TransRockies Single Track 6 mountain bike race have made…

The race in Golden in 2018. Photo courtesy Gibson Pictures.
Trail Smoke Eaters captain Chase Dafoe ended up in West Kelowna after being traded to the Blackfalds Bulldogs of the AJHL. Photo: Jim Bailey

Smokies veteran Dafoe requests trade closer to home

Trail Smoke Eaters captain ends up a Warrior after trade to AJHL’s Blackfalds Bulldogs

Trail Smoke Eaters captain Chase Dafoe ended up in West Kelowna after being traded to the Blackfalds Bulldogs of the AJHL. Photo: Jim Bailey
The TransRockies Singletrack 6 mountain bike race cancelled the event and its stop in Rossland Sept. 11-12, following more COVID Health restrictions. Photo: Gibson photos

TransRockies Singletrack 6 cancels race

Rossland was set to host final two legs of the six day mountain bike race through the Rockies

The TransRockies Singletrack 6 mountain bike race cancelled the event and its stop in Rossland Sept. 11-12, following more COVID Health restrictions. Photo: Gibson photos