Dave Thompson

Lockout affects all hockey ranks

"The question might be whether the NHL lockout is actually good for society rather than a drag on the economy."

Smokies looking to gain ground

"The Smoke Eaters offence has been roaring along and the record is improving..."

With NHL on ice, try curling

"...curling’s broadcast season began Thursday. There will be games through the weekend, on Sportsnet and CBC, check your local listings."

Lest we forget

Please take a moment - two minutes exactly - at 11a.m. - of silence to commemorate the sacrifices our servicemen and women have made.

Giants do it in Trail fashion

"Don’t let the shot stats fool you, Trail was full value for the win over Victoria last weekend at Cominco Arena."

Cherry tweaks McCarver on Twitter

"...Don Cherry has nothing better to do with is idle and oft-vacant brain than create tweets critical of a baseball announcer."

GTMHA: A progressive step into the past

"There is so much to be positive about in the hard-won amalgamation of greater Trail’s minor hockey programs..."

There’s no place like home

"Good to see that the Smoke Eaters have drawn a couple of nice home crowds, not so good that they have lost more than they have won."

Junior hockey provides break from labour woes and flies

No NHL, mucked up NFL, why not check out some local hockey games?

Full of memories, but not customers Local landmark closes its doors

As of now the last bastion of imbibery in the Gulch is closed.

New teams, new season on tap

Hockey season is here and our local teams are gearing up for a great season.

Don’t risk losing Smokies

The B.C. Hockey League’s Trail Smoke Eaters have begun play for the year.

Take a good walk for a great cause

Come out to Gyro Park Sunday morning to participate in the Trail Kidney Walk.

The early bird gets the good seats

Hockey fans wanting to guarantee themselves spectator status for the coming season should get them while the getting's good

Americans handed win

Officiating has not been completely fair so far in the London 2012 Olympics.

Orioles in provincial mix

Trail Orioles may have a chance to win the men's provincial championship.

Summer sports season all but over

Sports still abound for the summer in Trail and around the world.

Trail Little League set to throw out first provincial pitch

Trail Little League will help everyone involved in the provincial championship tournament get settled, then the tournament will begin.

Butler cursed again

Bad weather and the Trail Orioles' cancelled game have led to Butler Park standing empty for the next few days

Despite changes, baseball still best bet

The Orioles have a pretty good senior baseball team and will be showing that off for 3 straight weekends following the Canada Day holiday