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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Dec 14 2015

Tom Buchy of Kimberley and Creston’s Chris Ducharme are the two latest qualifiers for the 2016 Canadian Direct Insurance Men’s Curling Championships set for February 10-14 at the Nelson Curling Club.

The two skips earned spots...

by Rossland Recreation on Wednesday Dec 02 2015

REC Dept. over the Holidays

During the week of December 21st to 27th, the REC Dept. will be open on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, from 9:00-4:00pm, December 21-23.  The Office will be closed on Thursday, December 24th.  During the second week of the Holidays, the Dept. will be open Monday, December 28th to Thursday, December...

by Sara Golling on Wednesday Dec 02 2015

Should your children play contact sports?   There is new information available to parents about the longer-term health effects  to consider when making decisions about which sports to encourage, and what precautions to take for contact sports.

The Mayo Clinic is a well-respected medical research and treatment facility in the US.   A recent...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Nov 28 2015

What's the best way to put an end to a five-game losing streak?

Put the last place team in the entire Kootenay International Junior Hockey League on the schedule.

The Nelson Leafs took care of business, and at the same time halted a five-game slide, but posting a 5-0 shutout of the hometown Rockets Friday night in Golden.

The Leafs put the game out of reach with a four-...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Nov 18 2015

The Grand Forks Border Bruins are for real.

Just ask the Nelson Leafs, and the Beaver Valley Nitehawks and the . . ..

Well you get the picture.

The Bruins scored three unanswered third period goals en route to a 5-2 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Nelson Leafs Tuesday night in the Boundary City.

The win was the second...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Nov 04 2015

For cross country ski newbies who want to get into the spot at bottom dollar prices, the Nelson Nordic Ski Club has a deal no one can refuse — the 2015 Ski Swap set for Saturday (November 7) at Nelson Rod & Gun Club.

Organizers say the event promises to be a great chance for first timer skiers and experienced specialists to finds some great deals.

The event begins at 9 a.m....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Oct 16 2015

Tyler Garcia scored an unassisted marker at three minutes of overtime to spark the Nelson Leafs to a 3-2 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Grand Forks Border Bruins Friday night at the NDCC Arena.

The win was the second straight for the Leafs against the Bruins this season — both one goal victories.

Tyler Fyfe scored twice to lead the Leafs.


by Bruce Fuhr on Friday Sep 25 2015

The Nelson Leafs got some payback, albeit a season later, when the Green and White picked up two points in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League standings after the Kelowna Chiefs were caught using an ineligible person on opening day of the current campaign.

The Chiefs were penalized two points for having an ineligible trainer on the roster and improving Nelson’s record to 3-1...