Tamara Hynd

Martial artists endure taekwondo black belt testing

Five Castlegar residents among recent black belt recipients.

KIJHL: Nelson Leafs trade Nolan Percival to Beaver Valley

The Nelson player was traded to the Nitehawks on Saturday.

Rocks fly at Doug Bothamley Memorial open cash spiel

More than $10,000 in cash was divided up, with Kelowna taking first place and top dollar, followed by Castlegar and Nelson.

Trafalgar Thunder host girls volleyball tournament

The Nelson middle school was full of team spirit on Thursday night.

Brooke Campbell makes national dragon boat team

The Nelson athlete and her teammates are training in Victoria through the winter to prepare for the 2016 World Championships in Australia.

Community Connect Day provides access to basic needs

All of the 38 booths at the open event are showcasing their services for free with many give-a ways and on the spot services.

KIJHL: Nelson Leafs suffer disappointing loss to Beaver Valley Nitehawks 3-2

A last minute goal by the Nitehawks brought the game into overtime. BV then managed to score a third goal in the final OT minute.

Martial artists endure taekwondo black belt testing

The testing includes self-defense with free sparring and two-on-one sparring, knife attacks and Poomse — a series of moves or patterns.

Jersey Day benefits KidSport Nelson

KidSport Nelson is encouraging businesses to wear favourite sports jerseys and donate on Friday.

Little Leafs ready for Trail

The young Nelson athletes will take the show on the road this weekend.

Thunderous volleyball action in Trail

Nelson's Trafalgar middle school volleyball teams continue to play well.

LVR Lady Bombers claim 9th at BC AA field hockey provincials

The Bombers travelled to Victoria to face fierce competition. Their stellar play was a great end to the season.

Kootenay wedding faire at Mountain Waters

The nuptial fair was full of wedding ideas and services for brides and grooms-to-be.

Heli ski application bordering Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park denied

Public opposition, impact on ski-touring and snowmobiling industries and environmental values were factors in the Ministry's decision.

Whitecaps FC announce 2015 players of the year

Nelson’s McKenna Bennett named player of the year for Kootenay West Academy Centre.

Kootenay Ice face Cougar attack

Nelson's major midgets hockey team lose to the Cariboo Cougars on home ice.

Trafalgar Thunder rumble in Grand Forks

The middle school's girls volleyball team continues to dominate.

KIJHL: Kelowna Chiefs snap Leafs’ winning streak

Leafs said farewell to their six game winning streak after facing off with the Okanagan division team.

COLUMN: Post election reflection

The day after the federal election, a Nelson Star reporter looks back on recent events while hiking up the Flagpole trail.

LVR boys soccer lose to Trail in provincial playdowns

Rainy conditions and solid competition from JL Crowe made it difficult for the Nelson boys to gain a win.