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The ‘new normal’ for hockey parents in Chilliwack and elsewhere in B.C., watching their kids from outside of the arena due to COVID-19 protocols. (Submitted photo)

Chilliwack hockey parents petition to be let back in the arena

Refused access due to pandemic protocols, parents are now applying pressure to loosen the rules

Shea Long roosts in the Shoot Out in the Telkwa Range. (SnoRiders, Houston/Shea Long photo)

Telkwa Range snowmobiling permit lottery opens

Application period is Oct. 20 to Nov. 20 for snowmobiliers and skiers to gain access to Starr Basin

Last year just prior to the cancellation of curling season, David Mould was honoured by Curl BC as the province’s volunteer of the year. (File photo)

Curling club delays season start

The board said due to COVID-19 they felt obligated to make the difficult decision

Paralyzed B.C. cowboy set to ride again thanks to custom saddle

Cunin soon started hanging around back at the rodeo arena helping out

Tombstone event wraps competitive golf season

Ron Van Driel wins event by making it to the green on his 19th hole before maxing out

Smithers Saltos Gymnastics Club renovates gym

Inside and outside of building gets facelift and new equipment has been purchased

Edmonton hopes for hub-city benefits
Injured Humboldt Broncos players back to physio after COVID-19 lockdown
Canucks say Vancouver won't be NHL hub city
B.C. premier says PM has proposal making Vancouver hub city for NHL in Western Canada

Arena users frustrated with ice time situation

From the Steelheads to U7, delay of Civic Centre Opening and COVID restrictions cause concern

Alyson Stolte wins Junior/Senior golf tournament

Stolte and senior partner Nate Steenhof combined for a net 67.2 on the par-72 Smithers golf course

  • Sep 16, 2020

Disappointing couple of weeks for Smithers golf pro in Ontario

Kaleb Gorbahn comes in 59th place and misses cut in two Canada Life MacKenzie tour events

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool making NFL debut on Monday Night Football

Abby Senior grad suiting up with the Pittsburgh Steelers to take on New York Giants in Big Apple

Skate Jam

Photos from Monday’s skateboarding competition

Gun club opens small arms range

A new firing is nearing completion at the Bulkley Valley Rod and Gun Club (BVRG).

Morkel captures Northern Men’s Open

Seesaw head-to-head battle with past champion comes down to birdies on the 54th hole

Northern Men’s Open starts Friday

Smithers Golf and Country Club hosts biggest tournament of the year

Smithers golfer snags fourth professional win

Kaleb Gorbahn won the Vancouver Open Sunday with a three-round total of 11-under-par

Hamhuis hangs up his skates

The Nashville Predators defenceman and Smithereen spent 16 years in the NHL

Local gun club member marks major milestone

Bob Blackburn, 89, shot at his 125,000th trap over the weekend

Pool announces target reopening date

The Bulkley Valley Regional Pool and Recreation Centre hopes to be open Sept. 14

‘God help gun owners like me if [the Liberals] get a majority’: former gun club president

Brian Atherton says the recent Liberal gun ban could kill the Bulkley Valley Rod and Gun Club