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by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Nov 02 2016

Seven Summits Centre for Learning in Rossland hosted a cross-country running race at BlackJack on October 19, with 80 students participating from over a dozen schools.  There was a 2-kilometre race for elementary students, a 4-kilometre race for junior males, junior females, and  senior females, and a 6-kilometre race for senior males.  The Rossland Telegraph congratulates every student, from...

by Castlegar Source on Friday Oct 28 2016

The Castlegar Gentleman’s Hockey League is proud to announce Kadrian Klimchuck as the inaugural winner of the CGHL Beauty Award.

The award is given to a SHSS Graduate that has played their final season of Castlegar Minor Hockey, has at least a C+/ B average, plans to attend Selkirk College in the fall and submits a short essay describing why they are a true beauty.

The winner...

by Red Mountain on Friday Oct 28 2016

We are proud to announce that RED Mountain’s Legacy Training Centre has been designated The National Ski Academy’s 'Official Western Canadian Training Centre'. 

RED Mountain and Rossland are steeped in skiing history, tradition, and culture dating back to the late 1800’s. In 1968 RED hosted the first World Cup race ever held in Canada. The Red Mountain Racers and the Red...

by Rossland Telegraph on Saturday Oct 22 2016

Some new excitement is scheduled at Red -- the region's first cyclocross race ever!  Hope for good weather on October 30, for the sake of cyclocross racers doing the  "Hallocross" event.  This is a fun race; for those rare individuals who don't already know all about it, here's a definition cribbed from Wikipedia:

"Cyclo-...

by Contributor on Wednesday Oct 19 2016

It’s amazing what an active community can accomplish together, if a recent roller derby fundraiser is any indication.

The Rossland Trail Roller Girls (RTRG) rallied its sister teams – the Dam City Rollers and the Nelson Killjoys – last month to join them in a special exhibition game to raise funds for their teammate’s son who is battling cancer.  The team is overjoyed to report that...

by Diana Daghofer on Thursday Oct 13 2016

In a town full of athletes, three seniors stand out for their accomplishments at the 55+ BC Games, held in Coquitlam, BC on September 20-24. Husband and wife team, Steve Langley and Danielle Montandon of Rossland, and Rino de Biasio of Trail, posted winning results in all the cycling events they entered.

Steve Langley, age 68, won medals in all...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Oct 05 2016

Jasmine Drolet of Rossland's Seven Summits Centre for Learning edged out Avie Waterfall of Trafalgar in Nelson to capture the top prize at the West Kootenay High School Cross Country race Tuesday at the Salmo Ski Hill.

The race was hosted by Salmo Secondary School.

Drolet finished the race in a time of seventeen minutes, 19 seconds, 28 seconds ahead of Waterfall.

Julia...

by Rossland Telegraph on Monday Sep 19 2016

Hikers, snowshoers, back-country skiers and other users of the northern-most section of the Seven Summits Trail -- take  note:  the old "Sunspot" cabin is no  more.  But rejoice -- a new one is being built.

Construction has begun on the new "Sunspot" day-use shelter, replacing the dusty and packrat-infested old "Sunspot".  The new site  has an expansive view and more sunshine than the...

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