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By Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 12 2019

Dust off the hockey sticks, sharpen the skates and break out a box of new pucks, as the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season opens its 2019-20 campaign on several fronts Friday.

One of those games is at the NDCC Arena, in Nelson, where the Leafs play host to the Fernie Ghostriders in Kootenay Conference action with a 7 p.m. puck drop.

By Contributor on Thursday Sep 12 2019

Teck Trail Operations announced today completion of the new No. 2 Acid Plant, a $174 million investment in the long-term future of Trail Operations.

By BC Hydro on Thursday Sep 12 2019
By Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Sep 12 2019

The 88 Stitches squad came away as the big winners at the annual One Pitch Slopitch tournament held last month at the Lakeside Diamonds in Nelson.

88 Stitches captured the A Division with Nelson’s Ripping Giraffe capturing the B Division and The Crew claiming the C Division crown.

Proceeds of the tournament go to local charities. 

By Bob Hall on Thursday Sep 12 2019

Future leaders in the outdoor recreation industry attending Selkirk College’s Ski Resort Operations & Management (SROAM) Program have received a learning boost from the world’s leading haul rope manufacturer.

By Nelson Daily Staff on Thursday Sep 12 2019

No one was severely injured following a kitchen fire at a Nelson residence Nelson Fire Rescue said in a media release Wednesday.

By CBT on Wednesday Sep 11 2019

There’s a new online source for people seeking easy-to-understand information on climate change specific to communities throughout the Columbia Basin and Boundary regions.

By Dermod Travis on Wednesday Sep 11 2019

From the deaths of 30 horses at California's Santa Anita Park this racing season to last month's raid at Vancouver's Hastings Racecourse by the Canadian Border Security Agency (CBSA), the sport of kings is taking a beating this summer.

And once again it seems either the whistleblower or law enforcement is placed on the hot seat.

By Contributor on Wednesday Sep 11 2019

Emanuel Sequeira, KIJHL Communications Manager

On the eve of the upcoming 2019-20 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season, the league decided to recognize the impact former president Bill Ohlhausen had on the league and the impressive legacy he left.

A legacy that sees the KIJHL’s Okanagan Division renamed after him.

By Timothy Schafer on Wednesday Sep 11 2019

Encroachment will no longer be tolerated within the City of Nelson.

The city has passed a policy to deal with past, current and future encroachment on city property throughout Nelson, including pursuing existing non-conforming encroachments on municipal lands by requiring that they be recorded on title and that an encroachment agreement be entered into.