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Photo courtesy Wasa Triathlon Facebook.

Just a few days left to register for Wasa Triathlon

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Canadian Orienteering Championships to be held in Kimberley this July. Bulletin file.

Canadian Orienteering Championships to be held in Kimberley/Cranbrook this July

The Canadian Orienteering Championships are going to be held in Kimberley this…

Jared du Toit. Mackenzie tour image

Kimberley golfer Jared du Toit through first round of US Open qualifying

Kimberley golfer Jared du Toit has completed the first step in qualifying…

The Wasa Triathlon can involve up to 1000 athletes. Submitted photo

Wasa Triathlon needs volunteers

As everyone knows it’s impossible to pull off a successful community event…

The Wasa Triathlon can involve up to 1000 athletes. Submitted photo
Jackrabbit skiers take a lesson in front of the lodge at Kimberley Nordic Club. Dan Clark photo

Kimberley Nordic Club presents draft management plan upgrade

The Kimberley Nordic Club has presented its draft revised management plan to…

Jackrabbit skiers take a lesson in front of the lodge at Kimberley Nordic Club. Dan Clark photo
JulyFest soccer action from 2019. Bulletin file

Kimberley JulyFest soccer is on

Cranbrook’s Unicorn team steps up to organize the tournament

JulyFest soccer action from 2019. Bulletin file
Head pro and manager Trevor Simkins utilizing the driving range and practice putting green at Bootleg Gap Golf Course, which reopened for the year on Thursday, April 7. Bootleg Gap photo.

Bootleg Gap driving range opens, full opening set for April 22

As of Thursday April 7, coinciding with the start of the 86th…

Head pro and manager Trevor Simkins utilizing the driving range and practice putting green at Bootleg Gap Golf Course, which reopened for the year on Thursday, April 7. Bootleg Gap photo.
Pictured are athletes (in yellow) Kendall Salanski (1st F2), Erin Thom (2ndF1), Jesse Jensen (1st M2), and Neil Rye (3rd M1); and coaches (in black) Misty Pagliaro and Bruce McKenzie. (Photo submitted)

Special Olympics skiers compete in first alpine competition in two years

On Saturday, March 12, four athletes and two coaches were off to…

Pictured are athletes (in yellow) Kendall Salanski (1st F2), Erin Thom (2ndF1), Jesse Jensen (1st M2), and Neil Rye (3rd M1); and coaches (in black) Misty Pagliaro and Bruce McKenzie. (Photo submitted)
Dan Clark photo

Kimberley Nordic Racers have solid week at Nationals

Canadian Cross Country Nationals took place over the past few weeks from…

Dan Clark photo
Dynamiters’ MVP - Trystan Self

The 2021/22 Kimberley Dynamiters Awards Ceremony

They played their hearts out and grew individually and as a team…

Dynamiters’ MVP - Trystan Self
Despite a crushing end to the third round of the KIJHL playoffs, the Kimberley Dynamiters have a lot to look back on and be proud of this season. Photo courtesy of Tyler Harper - Nelson Star.

Double overtime loss ends Kimberley Dynamiters’ run at Teck Cup

Nelson Leafs clinch Kootenay Conference finals, head to KIJHL championships

Despite a crushing end to the third round of the KIJHL playoffs, the Kimberley Dynamiters have a lot to look back on and be proud of this season. Photo courtesy of Tyler Harper - Nelson Star.
The Nelson Leafs overcame a 3-1 deficit and pulled off an overtime win at the Civic Centre on Monday, March 21. Paul Rodgers photos.

Overtime loss sends Kimberley Dynamiters to must-win game in Nelson

It was an all-important game at the Civic Centre on Monday, Mar.…

The Nelson Leafs overcame a 3-1 deficit and pulled off an overtime win at the Civic Centre on Monday, March 21. Paul Rodgers photos.
Two losses and yet another injury in on the road playoff action for the Kimberley Dynamiters. Tyler Harper, Nelson Star photo.

Round 3 tied after Dynamiters lose two games on the road against Nelson Leafs

Intense playoff schedule contributing to increased injury frequency, head coach says

Two losses and yet another injury in on the road playoff action for the Kimberley Dynamiters. Tyler Harper, Nelson Star photo.
Some Williams Lake U11 hockey players enjoyed a game wearing NHL jerseys at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. Back row from left, Callum Peterson - Dallas, Kalen Surette - Vegas, Mike Palmantier - Seattle, Kloey Spence - Vancouver, Tryan Rivet - Pittsburgh, Gavin Francis - Carolina, Cole Olsen - Nashville, Henry Larsson-Allan - Philadelphia, third= row from left, Deklan Fraser - Calgary, Landon Galisky - Buffalo, Matthew Boyd-Gilbert - Detroit, Easton Neuner - St. Louis, Jackson Sache - Anaheim, Flynn Kinley - Edmonton, Lane Judd - Winnipeg, second row from left, Carter McLennan - Arizona, Luc Harrison - Columbus, Sophie Johnson - New Jersey, Jayda Frizzi - New York Islanders, Parker Cook - Colorado, front row from left Zion Campbell - Toronto and Wade Hansen - Montreal. (Clay Palmantier photo)

22 NHL jerseys = fun game on ice

Williams Lake hockey dad Clay Palmantier organized the event

Some Williams Lake U11 hockey players enjoyed a game wearing NHL jerseys at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. Back row from left, Callum Peterson - Dallas, Kalen Surette - Vegas, Mike Palmantier - Seattle, Kloey Spence - Vancouver, Tryan Rivet - Pittsburgh, Gavin Francis - Carolina, Cole Olsen - Nashville, Henry Larsson-Allan - Philadelphia, third= row from left, Deklan Fraser - Calgary, Landon Galisky - Buffalo, Matthew Boyd-Gilbert - Detroit, Easton Neuner - St. Louis, Jackson Sache - Anaheim, Flynn Kinley - Edmonton, Lane Judd - Winnipeg, second row from left, Carter McLennan - Arizona, Luc Harrison - Columbus, Sophie Johnson - New Jersey, Jayda Frizzi - New York Islanders, Parker Cook - Colorado, front row from left Zion Campbell - Toronto and Wade Hansen - Montreal. (Clay Palmantier photo)
Dynamiters open up round three of the playoffs with back-to-back wins over the Nelson Leafs. Paul Rodgers photos.

Leafs fall flat as Dynamiters start round three with back-to-back wins

The Kimberley Dynamiters started off round three of the KIJHL playoffs strong,…

Dynamiters open up round three of the playoffs with back-to-back wins over the Nelson Leafs. Paul Rodgers photos.
The Kimberley Dynamiters have won the Eddie Mountain division championship after taking down their series against Columbia Valley 4-2.

Kimberley Dynamiters win the Eddie Mountain Division Championship

Nitros take 6-2 win to finish off series against Columbia Valley 4-2

The Kimberley Dynamiters have won the Eddie Mountain division championship after taking down their series against Columbia Valley 4-2.
Team Buchy battling Team Craig at the 2022 AMJ Campbell BC Mixed Curling Championship at the Kimberley Curling Club. Paul Rodgers photos.

2022 AMJ Campbell BC Mixed Curling Championship underway in Kimberley

The 2022 AMJ Campbell BC Mixed Curling Championship is underway at the…

Team Buchy battling Team Craig at the 2022 AMJ Campbell BC Mixed Curling Championship at the Kimberley Curling Club. Paul Rodgers photos.
The Columbia Valley Rockies defeated the Dynamiters 5-4 in overtime to keep the series alive on Thursday, March 10. Paul Rodgers photos.

Dynamiters suffer 5-4 overtime loss in playoffs against Columbia Valley

An opportunity to end round two of the playoffs slipped through the…

The Columbia Valley Rockies defeated the Dynamiters 5-4 in overtime to keep the series alive on Thursday, March 10. Paul Rodgers photos.
The East Kootenay Track and Field Club are back for the 2022 season, with opportunities to compete at the BC Summer Games. Photo courtesy EKTFC.

Registration open for 2022 East Kootenay Track and Field Club

The East Kootenay Track and Field Club (EKTFC) is back and registration…

The East Kootenay Track and Field Club are back for the 2022 season, with opportunities to compete at the BC Summer Games. Photo courtesy EKTFC.
KNC racers at the BC Cup Championship in Prince George. Dan Clark photo.

Kimberley Nordic Club racers get nine podium finishes at BC Cup in Prince George

Kimberley Nordic Club athletes were back in competition last weekend in Prince…

KNC racers at the BC Cup Championship in Prince George. Dan Clark photo.