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by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Apr 05 2017

Rossland City Council held a  Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting on April 4, 2017, to discuss the 35 applications for funding from the available "pot" of CBT's CIP dollars to be allocated by Rossland.  That pot of funding amounted to $56,008.  The amounts sought by the 35 applicants totaled $134,263 -- well over double the amount available for distribution. So not everyone could get what they...

by Contributor on Tuesday Mar 21 2017

Tourism Rossland has reduced the operating hours of the Free Ride Ski Bus for the remainder of the ski season.  As of March 20,  the last bus leaves downtown Rossland at 6:30 pm, and the last bus from Red Mountain Resort leaves at 7:00 pm.

The reduced schedule allows the bus service to continue operating for the rest of the ski season despite funding limitations.  Tourism Rossland's...

by Contributor on Sunday Mar 05 2017


Fourteen teams took part in the Rossland Legion's annual Arnie Sherwood Memorial bonspiel on Sunday, February 26th.    

Curlers came from Nelson, Castlegar, Trail and Beaver Valley to join the Rossland curlers for this fun event.  The teams were put together by the organizing team from all the curlers, in order to promote curling fellowship and friendship.  

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by Contributor on Monday Feb 06 2017

The fight against cancer is reaching new heights this month with Rossland’s fifth-annual Slopes for Hope challenge.

The Canadian Cancer Society is inviting snowboarders, alpine and nordic skiers and all people who love to play in the snow to join the Mount Everest Challenge at Red Mountain Resort or Black Jack Ski Club on Sunday, February 19, 2017. Early Bird...

by Rossland Telegraph on Tuesday Jan 31 2017

We have received more accurate information about the bobsled crash that injured a spectator and two sled team members.  Earlier reports from witnesses had indicated that the spectator was obeying the rules, but  in fact, she was in a prohibited area and had previously been asked to leave it.    Here is the release sent out by Tara Kawalchuk (President, Rossland Winter Carnival):  

by Contributor on Wednesday Jan 25 2017

For the first time ever the Cube Climbing Centre and The Association of West Kootenay Rock Climbers (TAWKROC) have joined forces to bring the annual Reel Rock film tour to Nelson, British Columbia.

The event, which showcases five rock climbing and mountaineering films from around the world, will be held at the Civic Theatre on Monday, January 30th at 7 p.m. and all proceeds will go...

by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Jan 11 2017

<p>Black Jack&#39;s&nbsp; 16-year-old Remi Drolet&nbsp; won first place in the Junior Men&#39;s Classic Mass Start 10-kilometer race with a time of 31:41.5, out of 156 racers from five countries who finished the race.&nbsp; Remi&#39;s age actually puts him in the &quot;Junior Boy&quot; category, so he was &quot;racing up&quot; against competitors...

by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Dec 21 2016

Over two hundred athletes traveled to Rossland from across Canada, with representatives from Brazil, and Portugal, and several from the United States.  Team coaches came along, and some family members accompanied young athletes.  Despite early worries about snow depth, there was enough, and skiers reported good conditions.  There were some cold noses on Saturday the 17th, when the temperature...

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