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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Mar 11 2019

For the first time in years, the Selkirk Saints have not advanced to the BC Intercollegiate Hockey League Finals.

Sparked by goalie Matt Huber, Vancouver Island University posted a two-game sweep of Selkirk with a 3-2 victory Saturday in Castlegar.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Mar 11 2019

A GoFundMe page has been started for a family in Blewett attempting to pick up the pieces following a fire to the log home they were living in.

The blaze, happening Sunday, March 3, at approximately 10:20 p.m., started as a chimney fire.

by Nelson Daily Staff on Monday Mar 11 2019

Old Man Winter isn’t done just yet.

Environment Canada has issued a Snowfall Warning Monday for Highway 3, Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass. The warning covers Boundary, West Kootenay and Kootenay Lake regions.

by Letters to the editor on Monday Mar 11 2019

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by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Mar 09 2019

The Beaver Valley Nitehawks continued their red-hot post-season play, scoring five unanswered goals to stop the Nelson Leafs 5-2 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League Playoff action Saturday night at the NDCC Arena.

by Trevor Miller on Saturday Mar 09 2019

The Trail Smoke Eaters dug deep and got a series clinching goal from Bryce Anderson as they earned a 4-2 victory in Game #5 of their Interior Division Quarterfinal series against the Merritt Centennials and won the best-of-seven series 4-1. 

by Nelson Daily Staff on Friday Mar 08 2019

Politicians keep talking about it, but, — what a surprise — nothing changes.

So, Sunday, like many other past years, people will lose an hour or precious sleep thanks to Daylight Savings Time, not going the way of the dinosaur, and beginning at 2 a.m.

Time change, or the ritual known as “Spring Forward” happens the second Sunday in March.

by Trevor Miller on Thursday Mar 07 2019

The Trail Smoke Eaters got a late lead from Kent Johnson and took a 3-1 series lead in their best-of-seven Interior Division Quarterfinal against the Merritt Centennials with a 3-2 victory in Game #4 on Wednesday night at the Trail Memorial Centre.