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by Rossland Telegraph on Wednesday Sep 14 2016

We Canadians are such nice people.  We don't look very hard for opportunities to sue other people, unlike our more litigious neighbours south of the border.  Here's an example from right here in the Greater Rossland area.  True story:

A mountain biker was riding uphill on a popular trail when an out-of-control downhill rider speeding along collided with her -- very hard.  She suffered...

by Rossland Telegraph on Sunday Sep 11 2016

Golden City Days enjoyed beautiful weather.  Happy crowds lined Columbia Avenue to watch as the parade marched in sunshine, crowds flooded into the Rossland Arena for the Fall Fair and enjoyed refreshements at the various food booths around town, music boomed from the stage set up in Sourdough Alley, and at 2:30 pm more crowds began gathering there for the spectacle of the 4th Annual Outhouse...

by Contributor on Wednesday Aug 24 2016

Everybody loves a parade, and we'll have a parade -- and also sports events, entertainment galore, reunions, a pancake breakfast, a look back in history at the library, a rambunctious outhouse race, a special farmers' market, the not-to-be-missed Fall Fair at the Rossland Arena, excellent food from various vendors, and more -- don't miss the roller derby match!

Here's the schedule of...

by Contributor on Saturday Aug 13 2016

The CGHL is a league that offers competitive hockey for all adult age groups at any level of hockey. They welcome all skill levels and offer a fun and safe way to play hockey competitively and meet new people across all age groups.

“I’ve played in the CGHL for five years and it’s a great opportunity to get a workout and enjoy some great laughs with some great friends … oh yeah, and play...

by Contributor on Wednesday Aug 10 2016

BlackJack Skier Development Program

The Junior skiers had their first summer training camp in early July.  They joined with skiers from five clubs from Alberta and BC – Canmore, Calgary, Foothills, Kimberly and Comox – and completed an eight day training camp.  The first four days were dryland training in  Kaslo followed by four days of ski training at the Haig glacier in...

by Castlegar Source on Wednesday Aug 03 2016

New Castlegar Rebels head coach and general manager Bill Rotheisler has had a busy couple of weeks since taking control of the Castlegar Rebels.

The team is pleased to announce they’ve acquired the playing rights to 20-year-old Logan Styler from the Creston Valley Thunder Cats. In exchange, the Thunder Cats receive the playing rights to a pair of Forwards: 20-year-old, Tyler Barrett and...

by Brendan Quinn on Sunday Jul 31 2016

He lives in Rossland, but Nelson is his triathlon home.

Dallas Cain breezed to his eighth Heritage City triathlon title Sunday in the 2016 Nelson Cyswog’n’fun at the Lakeside Rotary Park.

The Ironman veteran overcame blowing winds and choppy waters on Kootenay Lake to finish the Olympic Distance course —  1.5 kilometer  swim, a 39 km bike ride and 10km run across the BOB (Big...

by Rossland Telegraph on Tuesday Jul 19 2016

Golfers (and brave beginners who are willing to give it a try) can swing with the best of them at the Charity Golf Tournament at Redstone on August 6, and compete for prizes. 

There will be some sort of prize at every hole, and  some lucky, or highly skilled, or both, golfer could win a prize of $10,000 for getting a hole-in-one at a particular location...