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The East Kootenay Avalanche Bantam hockey team won the Winter Classic in Vernon last weekend.

EK Avalanche Bantam team on a roll

The East Kootenay Avalanche Bantam Hockey team recently won the Vernon Winter…

The East Kootenay Avalanche Bantam hockey team won the Winter Classic in Vernon last weekend.
Dynamiter Brock Palmer

Hot In The KI 3 Stars of the Week

Kimberley’s Palmer earns the first star

Dynamiter Brock Palmer
The Jackrabbits program started this past weekend at the Kimberley Nordic Club, and the numbers are the biggest ever. Dan Clark file.

Kimberley Nordic Club up and running for season

Good early season conditions despite little snow downtown

The Jackrabbits program started this past weekend at the Kimberley Nordic Club, and the numbers are the biggest ever. Dan Clark file.
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Youth sports push-ups combined with Sean Hawthorne
Push up harder version with Sean Hawthorne
Kimberley Dynamiters keep winning

Kimberley Dynamiters keep winning

Two wins over the weekend, against Beaver Valley and Columbia Valley

  • Dec 2, 2019
Kimberley Dynamiters keep winning
Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok, Bill Calder (brother of Bruce), Lindsay Rice (Bruce’s daughter) and Carson and Zoey Rice (Bruce’s grandchildren). drop the puck at the start of the game on Saturday night.

Kimberley Dynamiter fundraiser dedicated to Bruce Calder

All through November, the Kimberley Dynamiters have been raising funds for the…

Columbia River Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok, Bill Calder (brother of Bruce), Lindsay Rice (Bruce’s daughter) and Carson and Zoey Rice (Bruce’s grandchildren). drop the puck at the start of the game on Saturday night.
The Canadian Cross Country Championships come to Abbotsford’s Clearbrook Park on Saturday. (Athletics Canada photo)

Canadian Cross Country Championships in Abbotsford on Saturday

Hundreds of the best runners in the country competing at Clearbrook Park

The Canadian Cross Country Championships come to Abbotsford’s Clearbrook Park on Saturday. (Athletics Canada photo)
Golden Rockets head coach and general manager Jeremy Blumes. Bill Pringle Photography

Golden Rockets to play games in Cranbrook as home arena temporarily closes

KIJHL team is without their home ice due to an ammonia chiller failure earlier this week

Golden Rockets head coach and general manager Jeremy Blumes. Bill Pringle Photography
Registration for U13 to U18 East Kootenay Volleyball club opens on December 1, 2019. (File Photo)

Registration for the East Kootenay Volleyball Club opens Dec. 1

Players in age groups 13 to 18 can join the club and compete across eastern BC and Alberta

Registration for U13 to U18 East Kootenay Volleyball club opens on December 1, 2019. (File Photo)
Sports School students took part in a skill development session with Calgary Flames skill coach, Darren Rommerdahl. Photo submitted

Selkirk Sports School students take annual trip to Calgary

On Nov 19-20, the Selkirk Sports School hockey program students made their…

Sports School students took part in a skill development session with Calgary Flames skill coach, Darren Rommerdahl. Photo submitted
The Selkirk Junior Girls Volleyball team had a great season, culminating with a trip to Provincials. Submitted photo

Selkirk Junior Girls volleyball team celebrates successful season

The Selkirk Junior Girls Volleyball team finished their season last weekend at…

The Selkirk Junior Girls Volleyball team had a great season, culminating with a trip to Provincials. Submitted photo
Dynamiters continue winning streak 5-3 over Golden Rockets

Dynamiters continue winning streak 5-3 over Golden Rockets

There’s still time to donate to the Nitros’ annual cancer fundraiser at this weekend’s home games

Dynamiters continue winning streak 5-3 over Golden Rockets
The Dynamiters defeated the Nelson Leafs 5-0 on Friday. Paul Rodgers file.

Another two-win weekend for the Kimberley Dynamiters

Nitros don’t allow a goal against in either game

  • Nov 25, 2019
The Dynamiters defeated the Nelson Leafs 5-0 on Friday. Paul Rodgers file.
Coach Derek Stuart and the rest of the team are looking forward to a home stand this weekend. Bulletin file.

Another strong weekend for Kimberley Dynamiters

Nitros defeat Castlegar and Golden over weekend

Coach Derek Stuart and the rest of the team are looking forward to a home stand this weekend. Bulletin file.
Osoyoos Coyotes goalie Curt Doyle, Kimberley Dynamiters forward Brock Palmer and North Okanagan Knights defenceman Cole Haberlack have been selected as the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League’s (KIJHL) Hot In The KI 3 Stars for Nov. 4-11. Photos courtesy Jen Jensen Photography, Kimberley Dynamiters and North Okanagan Knights.

Dynamiters’ Palmer on list of KIJHL stars this week

Emanuel Sequeira KIJHL Communications Osoyoos Coyotes goalie Curt Doyle, Kimberley Dynamiters forward…

Osoyoos Coyotes goalie Curt Doyle, Kimberley Dynamiters forward Brock Palmer and North Okanagan Knights defenceman Cole Haberlack have been selected as the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League’s (KIJHL) Hot In The KI 3 Stars for Nov. 4-11. Photos courtesy Jen Jensen Photography, Kimberley Dynamiters and North Okanagan Knights.
Jett Saharchuk wearing oen of the special green jerseys, which will be offered at silent auction in November. J. Righton file.

Kimberley Dynamiters raise funds for kidney cancer research in November

Each year in November, the Kimberley Dynamiters raise funds for cancer research.…

Jett Saharchuk wearing oen of the special green jerseys, which will be offered at silent auction in November. J. Righton file.
October’s Player of the month, #7 Jett Saharchuk pictured at the game between Castlegar Rebels and Kimberley Dynamiters on Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Kimberley Civic Center. (Jonathan Righton file)

Kimberley Dynamiters win 7-6 in overtime

This was the Nitros’ first home game in three weeks

October’s Player of the month, #7 Jett Saharchuk pictured at the game between Castlegar Rebels and Kimberley Dynamiters on Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Kimberley Civic Center. (Jonathan Righton file)
The Kimberley Dynamiters have extended the contract of GM/Head Coach Derek Stuart. Bulletin file.

Kimberley Dynamiters extend Stuart’s contract

Head Coach and GM will stay on another four years

The Kimberley Dynamiters have extended the contract of GM/Head Coach Derek Stuart. Bulletin file.
The Kimberley School of Archery meets every Tuesday and Thursday night at the Marysville Elementary School gym, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (File photo)

Kimberley School of Archery back up and running for 2019/20 season

Join the league every Tuesday and Thursday night at Marysville School

The Kimberley School of Archery meets every Tuesday and Thursday night at the Marysville Elementary School gym, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (File photo)
Onward to Provincials for Selkirk Storm Thunder

Onward to Provincials for Selkirk Storm Thunder

The Selkirk Jr. Girls Storm Thunder team wins Zones

Onward to Provincials for Selkirk Storm Thunder
The third period saw an onslaught of four goals from Kimberley LIam Harrap/Revelstoke Review

Dynamiters get two wins on the road.

The Kimberley Dynamiters continue to fly high, notching two wins against very…

The third period saw an onslaught of four goals from Kimberley LIam Harrap/Revelstoke Review