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Cranbrook Bucks hire Ryan Donald as head coach, general manager

Cranbrook Bucks hire Ryan Donald as head coach, general manager

Donald has been serving as an assistant coach with Yale University for the last five years

Cranbrook Bucks hire Ryan Donald as head coach, general manager
Dynamiters coach reflects on playoff cancellation, season up until then

Dynamiters coach reflects on playoff cancellation, season up until then

With concerns regarding COVID-19 postponing or cancelling essentially everything around us,and around…

Dynamiters coach reflects on playoff cancellation, season up until then
KIJHL cancels 2020 playoffs

KIJHL cancels 2020 playoffs

Suspension no more, the season is cancelled

KIJHL cancels 2020 playoffs
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Dynamiters season cut short for second year in a row
Youth sports push-ups combined with Sean Hawthorne
Push up harder version with Sean Hawthorne
Push up easier version with Sean Hawthorne
KIJHL playoffs suspended indefinitely league says

KIJHL playoffs suspended indefinitely league says

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League (KIJHL) has decided to indefinitely suspend…

KIJHL playoffs suspended indefinitely league says
Team Canada for the World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George: Kerri Einarson, third, Val Sweeting, second, Shannon Birchard and lead, Briane Meilleur pose with the trophy after defeating Team Ontario to win the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George cancelled due to COVID-19

Another international sporting event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak

Team Canada for the World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George: Kerri Einarson, third, Val Sweeting, second, Shannon Birchard and lead, Briane Meilleur pose with the trophy after defeating Team Ontario to win the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Mayor Mary Giuliano from Fernie visited Kimberley Mayor Don McCormick in a Dynamiter’s jersey in 2017 to settle their bet after the Dynamiters dispatched the Ghostriders. Bulletin file

The bet is on; Kimberley and Invermere mayors bet on playoff series

The Kimberley Dynamiters are in the second round of the KIJHL playoffs…

Mayor Mary Giuliano from Fernie visited Kimberley Mayor Don McCormick in a Dynamiter’s jersey in 2017 to settle their bet after the Dynamiters dispatched the Ghostriders. Bulletin file
Dynamiters go up 2-0 in playoff series against Columbia Valley

Dynamiters go up 2-0 in playoff series against Columbia Valley

The Dynamiters are now leading the series against Columbia Valley 2-0 after…

Dynamiters go up 2-0 in playoff series against Columbia Valley
Coach Derek Stuart says goalie Adam Andersen kept the Nitros in the game in the second period. Colin Ferguson/Syltography

Dynamiters win game one against Columbia Valley in OT

The Kimberley Dynamiters won in overtime on Monday evening, in the first…

Coach Derek Stuart says goalie Adam Andersen kept the Nitros in the game in the second period. Colin Ferguson/Syltography
Back Row: Adrian Taggart (Assistant Coach), Max Parker, Cohen Pelley, Liam Delany, Bryce Chown, Jackson Closs, Brock Bouchard, Kye Taggart, Carson Loftsgard (Head Coach), Doug Steel (Assistant Coach) Middle Row: Ben Loftsgard, Parker Johnston, Nate Steel, Georges Keiver, Jax Oler, Easton Armstrong, Shane Weiler, Griffin Benoit Front Row: Corbin Watson, Connor Marsh Not pictured: John Marsh (Assistant Coach), Anna Keiver (Manager), Tasha Johnston (Manager)

Kimberley Atom Competitive Dynamiters win banner

The Kimberley Atom Competitive Dynamiters were victorious in their East Kootenay Banner…

Back Row: Adrian Taggart (Assistant Coach), Max Parker, Cohen Pelley, Liam Delany, Bryce Chown, Jackson Closs, Brock Bouchard, Kye Taggart, Carson Loftsgard (Head Coach), Doug Steel (Assistant Coach) Middle Row: Ben Loftsgard, Parker Johnston, Nate Steel, Georges Keiver, Jax Oler, Easton Armstrong, Shane Weiler, Griffin Benoit Front Row: Corbin Watson, Connor Marsh Not pictured: John Marsh (Assistant Coach), Anna Keiver (Manager), Tasha Johnston (Manager)
Brock Palmer accepts his February Player of the Month award. J. Righton file
Brock Palmer accepts his February Player of the Month award. J. Righton file
Kimberley Freestyle has qualified two skiers for Junior Nationals this week. Photo courtesy of Kimberley Freestyle Club.

Kimberley Freestyle Club qualifies two athletes for Junior Nationals

Kimberley’s Freestyle Ski Club is growing, and after spending this season competing…

Kimberley Freestyle has qualified two skiers for Junior Nationals this week. Photo courtesy of Kimberley Freestyle Club.
Kootenay Ice dropped from BC Major Midget League

Kootenay Ice dropped from BC Major Midget League

BC Hockey suspends operations of Kootenay Ice from BC Major Midget League

Kootenay Ice dropped from BC Major Midget League
Dynamiters knock Creston out of the playoffs with 7-3 victory

Dynamiters knock Creston out of the playoffs with 7-3 victory

The Kimberley Dynamiters defeated the Creston Valley Thundercats 7-3 to clinch the…

Dynamiters knock Creston out of the playoffs with 7-3 victory
Dynamiters take 3 - 1 series lead

Dynamiters take 3 – 1 series lead

Nitros defeat Creston 5 -2 on Tuesday evening

Dynamiters take 3 - 1 series lead
The EK Bantam Tier 1 team won the BC Rural Championship this weekend. Photo submitted.

EK Bantam Avalanche take BC Rural Championship

The East Kootenay Avalanche Bantam team have just captured the Tier 1…

The EK Bantam Tier 1 team won the BC Rural Championship this weekend. Photo submitted.
A pass out from behind the net by the Kimberley Dynamiters’ Mitch Fargey was stopped by Thunder Cat goaltender Jaden LIttle in Monday night’s 3-1 loss to the Kimberley Dynamiters. Lorne Eckersley file

Kimberley Dynamiters take 2-1 series lead

The Kimberley Dynamiters took a 2-1 lead in their opening round playoff…

A pass out from behind the net by the Kimberley Dynamiters’ Mitch Fargey was stopped by Thunder Cat goaltender Jaden LIttle in Monday night’s 3-1 loss to the Kimberley Dynamiters. Lorne Eckersley file
The Kimberley Dynamiters accept the 2019-2020 KIJHL President’s Cup trophy at the Civic Centre on Friday. J. Righton photo.

Dynamiters take one OT loss, one shutout victory in first playoff weekend

The Kimberley Dynamiters came out with one win and one loss after…

The Kimberley Dynamiters accept the 2019-2020 KIJHL President’s Cup trophy at the Civic Centre on Friday. J. Righton photo.
Brock Palmer has been named league MVP. Colin Ferguson Syltography file

Dynamiters’ Palmer named League MVP; Stuart Coach of Year

Kimberley Dynamiters award winning season continued Friday, as the Kootenay International Junior…

Brock Palmer has been named league MVP. Colin Ferguson Syltography file
KIJHL hires Jeff Dubois as new commissioner

KIJHL hires Jeff Dubois as new commissioner

Emanuel Sequeira Communications Manager, KIJHL Jeff Dubois has been hired as the…

KIJHL hires Jeff Dubois as new commissioner
Players are Jacob McDonough, Joshua Hampton, Brett Potter, Hunter Conroy, Liam Smith, Nathan Ridler, Calem Geddes, Colton Shaw, Michael Schiemann, Zachary Gauthier, Ryan Renaud, Wyatt Stewart, Nathan Sebolsky, Colin McBain and McKenzie Spence. Chris Geddes, head coach, Hayden Mastel, asst. coach, Daryn Conroy, asst. coach, Ivan Cloten, trainer and Bobby-Jo Hekob. Submitted file.

Midget Tier 3 Lightning win East Kootenay banner

The Cranbrook Midget Tier 3 Lightning, made up of Kimberley and Cranbrook…

Players are Jacob McDonough, Joshua Hampton, Brett Potter, Hunter Conroy, Liam Smith, Nathan Ridler, Calem Geddes, Colton Shaw, Michael Schiemann, Zachary Gauthier, Ryan Renaud, Wyatt Stewart, Nathan Sebolsky, Colin McBain and McKenzie Spence. Chris Geddes, head coach, Hayden Mastel, asst. coach, Daryn Conroy, asst. coach, Ivan Cloten, trainer and Bobby-Jo Hekob. Submitted file.