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Smoke Eaters add WHL Veteran Jameson Murray to D-core

The Trail Smoke Eaters are excited to announce the signing of former Victoria Royals defenceman Jameson Murray. The Kelowna, BC native comes to Trail with more than 120 games played in the WHL, split between the Calgary Hitman, Everett Silvertips and most recently the Victoria Royals. Jameson amassed 6 goals and 23 assists ...

Smoke Eater Kent Johnson named BCHL Player of the Week

The BC Hockey League announced Monday that Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson was named BCHL Player of the Week following a ten-point performance over a four game week. Johnson who had only one goal through his opening four games of the season exploded on the weekend getting a total of ten during the week with the bulk of his...

So much fun coming up at Golden City Days!

The Rossland Golden City Days Committee is excited to bring you a weekend of fun and entertainment September 6th – 8th, celebrating our heritage, and we hope you’re planning to dress in heritage costume and join us!  Many activities and lots of fun are in store for you and your family. To lead into the weekend events, wander...

Rossland Arena Society aiming to raise funds

The Rossland Arena Society and the Rossland Curling Club won’t know the results of their application for a substantial grant to upgrade the arena’s ice chiller until October, but the Arena Society has committed a minimum of $35,000 toward the matching funds required by the grant guidelines.  So fundraising ...

Selkirk College Saints Look to the Prairies for Extra Firepower

 A pair of Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) grads are headed to the mountains as they transition into post-secondary with the Selkirk College Saints. Blake Sidoni and Tristen Cross spent their final season of junior hockey with the Virden Oil Capitals. With impressive resumes of success at the junior level, the pair...

West Kootenay Timberwolves end season with two losses to Cranbrook in Championship round, look ahead to next season.

The Outlaws claimed the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League (RMLL) Championship series at home this weekend. The Timberwolves fell to the Outlaws in two games, in a 13-7 loss on Friday, and a 14-6 loss on Saturday. Castlegar’s Eric Reid and Dustin Perepolkin each scored 4 goals, and Brian Martin from Genelle contributed 2 goals....

Floating Stress Relief!

Stressed from reading too many disturbing news items or social media memes?  Or from the distressing pressures of life in general?  Take a break from it all -- leave those electronic devices at home, and try Floating Movie Night at the  Rossland Pool. Bring your own "floatie" to drift on. The $2...

Play-By-Play Broadcaster Miller Not to Return To Smoke Eaters In 2019/20

The Trail Smoke Eaters Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club announced on Thursday that play-by-play broadcaster Trevor Miller will not be returning to the organization for the 2019/20 season to pursue another job opportunity.  Miller, 24, spent the 2018/19 season with the Smoke Eaters, calling all 58 regular season games as well as 12...

Smoke Eaters & BCHL Release Details And Schedule For 2019 Showcase Festival Presented By Bauer

The Trail Smoke Eaters Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club, along with the British Columbia Hockey League, is pleased to announce the schedule for the 2019 BCHL Showcase Festival presented by Bauer that will take place at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton.  Formerly taking place at Prospera Centre in Chilliwack, the event has...

Smoke Eaters Add Size With Murphy-Johnson On Backend

The Trail Smoke Eaters Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club is pleased to announce defenceman Jackson Murphy-Johnson has committed to the team for the 2019/20 season. Murphy-Johnson, 17, comes to the Smoke Eaters after playing with the Vancouver North East Chiefs of the BC Major Midget League, where he played in all but two games over the...

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