Run-and-gun, tight-checking or simply winning a close hockey game, the Nelson Leafs are proving they can play any style to gain the two points.
Case in point, Saturday night at the NDCC Arena.
The Leafs shook off a mid-game rally by the visiting Golden Rockets to outlast the Eddie Mountain squad 7-5 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action.
Interior Health (IH) is urging residents using or considering using drugs to reconsider, or take steps to prevent overdose, following several severe illicit drug overdoses in the Castlegar area.
The overdoses appear to be the result of cocaine contaminated with fentanyl.
Anyone using illicit drugs is advised to take steps to reduce the risk:
VICTORIA - Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer, has confirmed the first probable case of a vaping-related illness in B.C.
There are several other investigations underway that may also meet the case definition of probable or confirmed vaping-related illness in the near future.
The Nelson Leafs will look to build on what has already been an impressive October when the club host a pair of Kootenay International Junior Hockey League games this weekend at the NDCC Arena.
The judge hearing the case of a man charged in the shooting of an RCMP officer last week near Argenta has decided not to place a publication ban on information surrounding the case.
A list of local dignitaries from Nelson Mayor John Dooley to Nelson-Creston MLA to members of Nelson Cares Society and Columbia Basin Trush joined together Wednesday afternoon in Fairview to toast the new four-storey affordable housing building, Lakeside Place.
There are only days of campaigning until Canadians go to the polls to elect a new government for the next four years.
The city will not be on board with a campaign supporting the re-location of Balfour ferry terminal.
The city will have a new ambassador to carry the message that is Nelson to the world outside the Heritage City.
City council has voted to establish a sports ambassador policy to represent, support and promote Nelson’s active culture in and outside of the community in the form of the selection of an annual sports ambassador.
Nelson Boxing Club is once again hosting a Boxing Card Saturday (October 19th) at the Rod and Gun Club.
Fight Night VII is a night of Olympic-style boxing featuring national-level athletes from Calgary, Spokane, Kelowna, Victoria, Cranbrook, Nanaimo and Nelson’s own Boxing Club.