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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...

by Sara Golling on Wednesday Jul 13 2016

Things are happening up in those hills, and if they aren't happening yet, they're being planned.  Here's an update for those who want to know.

Old, rat-infested shelters are being replaced with new, rodent-proof ones.   Many of us held those old, often tarp-covered "huts" dear,  nurturing our memories of cosy warmth,  socializing and chewing on slightly scorched cheese sandwiches  after...

by Contributor on Monday Jul 04 2016

The Castlegar Rebels are pleased to announce that Bill Rotheisler has been named Head Coach and General Manager.

Rotheisler, who worked as an Associate Coach with the KIJHL’s Creston Valley ThunderCats last season, brings an impressive junior hockey resume to the Rebels. He’s served as Head Coach and General Manager of the KIJHL's Princeton Posse and the VIJHL's Comox Valley Glacier...

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