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Edward Lindsay and the Selkirk College Saints have completed the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) season in fourth place, earning the final playoff spot.                                 Photo submitted

Selkirk Saints lock up playoff spot

Saints headed for BC Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) playoffs

Edward Lindsay and the Selkirk College Saints have completed the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) season in fourth place, earning the final playoff spot.                                 Photo submitted
The Selkirk Saints enjoy a six-point cushion on the University of Victoria for the final BCIHL playoff spot, but UVic has two games in hand. Photo: Jennifer Small
The Selkirk Saints enjoy a six-point cushion on the University of Victoria for the final BCIHL playoff spot, but UVic has two games in hand. Photo: Jennifer Small
Timberwolves seek fresh lacrosse recruits

Timberwolves seek fresh lacrosse recruits

New season of the ‘fastest game on two feet’ begins this spring

  • Feb 16, 2020
Timberwolves seek fresh lacrosse recruits
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Felix Belczyk was invited to take part in the 90th anniversary celebrations of the Lauberhorn ski race in Wengen, Switzerland.                                 Photo submitted

Castlegar ski legend fêted in Switzerland

Felix Belczyk invited to 90th anniversary celebrations of international ski event

Felix Belczyk was invited to take part in the 90th anniversary celebrations of the Lauberhorn ski race in Wengen, Switzerland.                                 Photo submitted
Three Black Jack skiers made their way to the podium, including three gold medals won by Remi Drolet, at the FIS World Junior-U23 Nordic Ski Trials in Mont Sainte Ann, Quebec on the weekend. Doug Stephen photos.

Black Jack skiers qualify for FIS World Jr./U23 ski championships

Black Jack skiers Remi Drolet, Jasmine Drolet and Molly Miller headed to FIS World Jr championships

Three Black Jack skiers made their way to the podium, including three gold medals won by Remi Drolet, at the FIS World Junior-U23 Nordic Ski Trials in Mont Sainte Ann, Quebec on the weekend. Doug Stephen photos.
Adam Kuch catches some air during a run at the Freeski Junior World Championships in Austria. Photo courtesy Freeride World Tour

Adam Kuch finishes fifth at freeski junior worlds

Kuch was one of 4 Canadian males to compete in Austria

Adam Kuch catches some air during a run at the Freeski Junior World Championships in Austria. Photo courtesy Freeride World Tour
Photo: Kelli McClintock on Unsplash

Rossland Skating Club invites the community to Year End Show

Rossland Skating Club competed in the East Kootenay Invitational Skating Competition last week

  • Jan 24, 2020
Photo: Kelli McClintock on Unsplash
The Kootenay Patricks and Montreal Canadiens alumni share a photo at the end of Thursday’s charity game. Photo: Tyler Harper
The Kootenay Patricks and Montreal Canadiens alumni share a photo at the end of Thursday’s charity game. Photo: Tyler Harper
The Kootenay Patricks and Montreal Canadiens alumni share a photo at the end of Thursday’s charity game. Photo: Tyler Harper
The Kootenay Patricks and Montreal Canadiens alumni share a photo at the end of Thursday’s charity game. Photo: Tyler Harper
Greater Trail athletes compete at Youth Olympics

Greater Trail athletes compete at Youth Olympics

Two Team Canada Greater Trail athletes wrapped up competition at the Youth Olympic Games, Wednesday

Greater Trail athletes compete at Youth Olympics
Rossland youth hand-picked for junior team by sponsor

Rossland youth hand-picked for junior team by sponsor

CORE KITES sponsorship a real boost to teen’s budding career

Rossland youth hand-picked for junior team by sponsor
The Nichol rink is headed to the 2020 BC Senior Curling Championships. (Right to left) skip Heather Nichol,third Jana Bidwell, second Marnie Matthews and lead Joyce Maloff. (Photo by Marg McKenzie, CurlBC)

Kootenay teams heading for curling provincials

Team Buchy and Team Nichols won the senior playdowns.

The Nichol rink is headed to the 2020 BC Senior Curling Championships. (Right to left) skip Heather Nichol,third Jana Bidwell, second Marnie Matthews and lead Joyce Maloff. (Photo by Marg McKenzie, CurlBC)
Players with the Kootenay Patricks look on during their first scrimmage Tuesday at the Nelson and District Community Complex. Photo: Tyler Harper

VIDEO: Kootenay Patricks assemble for first practice ahead of charity game

The group of locals will play Montreal Canadiens alumni next week

Players with the Kootenay Patricks look on during their first scrimmage Tuesday at the Nelson and District Community Complex. Photo: Tyler Harper
ANKORS: Fentanyl, carfentanyl found in Nelson area

ANKORS: Fentanyl, carfentanyl found in Nelson area

Fentanyl has been found in what is being sold as meth

ANKORS: Fentanyl, carfentanyl found in Nelson area
Molly Miller racing for Northern Michigan U at US Nationals this week. Submitted file.

Two wins for Kootenay Nordic skier Molly Miller at U.S. Nationals

Miller skied for Kimberley Nordic Club and Rossland Black Jacks

Molly Miller racing for Northern Michigan U at US Nationals this week. Submitted file.
Former Montreal Canadien player Patrice Brisebois is among the alumni set to play in Nelson later this month. Photo: Andre Ringuette/NHL via Getty Images
Former Montreal Canadien player Patrice Brisebois is among the alumni set to play in Nelson later this month. Photo: Andre Ringuette/NHL via Getty Images
Waiting for opening day. Photo by Guy Bertrand

RED Mountain resort delays opening day

Lack of snow puts damper on start of season

Waiting for opening day. Photo by Guy Bertrand
The Canadian Cross Country Championships come to Abbotsford’s Clearbrook Park on Saturday. (Athletics Canada photo)

Canadian Cross Country Championships in Abbotsford on Saturday

Hundreds of the best runners in the country competing at Clearbrook Park

The Canadian Cross Country Championships come to Abbotsford’s Clearbrook Park on Saturday. (Athletics Canada photo)
From left: Oona Williams, Ellie Kermode, and Naomi Crockford from the Rossland Skating Club. (Cindy Hall photo)

Rossland skaters team up with Smoke Eaters

Funds raised for Club by promoting the Puck Toss

From left: Oona Williams, Ellie Kermode, and Naomi Crockford from the Rossland Skating Club. (Cindy Hall photo)
FILE - Rossland Arena. (Facebook)

Council confirms a future for Rossland arena

Council says studies have shown the arena has enough use and brings great benefit to community

FILE - Rossland Arena. (Facebook)