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by Nelson Daily Staff on Tuesday Jun 23 2020

The show must go on!

And it did, using the new Zoom software society has resorted to during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

That was the method to communicate used by students who normally perform before adjudicators during Kootenay Festival of Arts.

The event was to have been held in early April.

However, the COVID-19 forced organizers to into the difficult...

by Contributor on Sunday Jun 21 2020

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League completed its 2020 Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 13th via video conference, dealing with a number of topics including ongoing Return to Play planning and protocols.

The KIJHL's 20 teams are looking forward to getting back on the ice and are working towards a planned regular season start date of October 2nd, 2020.

As has...

by Contributor on Thursday Jun 18 2020

The Trail Smoke Eaters are pleased to announce Tim Fragle as the team’s next General Manager...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jun 11 2020

The BC Intercollegiate Hockey League announced Thursday that the 2020-21 regular season won't start any sooner than January 15, 2021 due to safety concerns relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

"We are working closely with BC Hockey, our member institutions, our home arenas and our travel partners to ensure we return to action safely when the current restrictions are...

by Province of British Columbia on Thursday Jun 11 2020

British Columbians will be able to get back to playing sports sooner with the Province’s action to protect amateur sport organizations from COVID-19 liabilities, provided they are complying with public health orders and provincial sport guidelines.

Government has created a ministerial order that protects amateur sport organizations, their employees and volunteers from liability. 

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by Contributor on Monday Jun 08 2020

As Western Canada continues to work through the ongoing impact of COVID-19, university sport will look very different this fall across British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba a media release said on the Canada West website Monday.

Canada West announced Monday that no conference competition (regular season, playoff, or championships) will occur in football, men’s and women’...

by Contributor on Thursday Jun 04 2020

The following is a statement on behalf of Hockey Canada from Tom Renney, chief executive officer, and Scott Smith, president and chief operating officer, on the return-to-hockey process in Canada.

“On March 12, the decision was made to cancel all Hockey Canada-sanctioned activities across the...

by Contributor on Tuesday Jun 02 2020

Well it’s been a long haul, but we’re happy to report that starting in June we will begin to take clients out again.  

With new protocols in place and safety as our number one priority, we are all looking forward to it. Small groups is what we specialize in. So this will be right up our alley.

Through all the down time, we still managed to get out and fish a lot on our own and...

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