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by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Jul 14 2020

It’s definitely not business as usual for minor sports groups and organizations in Nelson due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

However, with the province opening up from spring lockdown in phases, some, including Nelson Soccer Association, are now offering programs for players.

Monday through Thursday at the Lakeside Soccer Field, Brett Adams, Regional Coach for the Vancouver Whitecaps...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Jul 13 2020

The BC Hockey Hall of Fame is asking the public to rummage through garages, basements and attics to help showcase the province's rich and diverse hockey history.

Due to COVID-19, the Hall was forced to cancel the annual summer induction event.

However, the downtime has given Hall staff the opportunity to shift their focus toward creating a new exhibit.

Located in Penticton...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Jul 09 2020

Successful offseason fundraising efforts by Nelson Baseball Association has paid huge dividends allowing the local organization money to complete the...

by Contributor on Thursday Jun 25 2020

Lisa Beare, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, responsible for Sport, has issued the following statement regarding Vancouver's bid to host the National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs:

"The opportunity to host the NHL playoffs is an exciting event for any community.

"While I am disappointed that Vancouver was not chosen as a...

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...