Local Sports

Canada West cancels fall sports due to COVID-19

B.C. student athletes at seven universities impacted by cancellation, more cancellations possible

Social distancing at the skatepark — kids style

Kids in the village have taken on board this season of social…

Burns Lake track resurface in full swing

The Burns Lake track, owned by the School District 91, has been…

Golfers reacting well to COVID-19 prevention rules

And there have been tournament cancellations

Cancellation of the 2020 55+ BC Games

The BC Seniors Games Society along with the Richmond Host Society of…

  • Apr 1, 2020

Burns Lake Minor Hockey winners

Burns Lake Minor Hockey winners are as follows: $3500 Becky Thompson, $2000…

  • Mar 18, 2020
No new COVID-19 cases related to BLM protests
Trump opens Fourth of July weekend with fireworks
'This year is unlike any other': Trudeau delivers Canada day address
COVID-19 trends 'moving in the right direction': Trudeau

Burns Lake Little League needs volunteers

The Burns Lake Little League is in serious need of volunteers, or…

  • Mar 18, 2020

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

Lakes Loppet at Omineca Ski Club in Burns Lake

Lakes Loppet was held on March 7 at Omineca Ski Club. It…

  • Mar 11, 2020

Burns Lake goes to provincials

The Lakes District Secondary School Snowboard team competed at the Provincials at…

  • Mar 11, 2020

Zones hockey tournament held in Burns Lake

Burns Lake hosted the zone championships on Feb. 28 through to March…

  • Mar 4, 2020

Burns Lakers attend and win at BC Cup

The BC Cup was held at Mount Washington on Vancouver Island Feb.…

  • Mar 4, 2020

Freezer Burnt Fat Bike Fest

A great family day was had at Kager Lake Recreation Area for…

  • Feb 26, 2020

Cold Smoke in Burns Lake

It was a gorgeous and warm day in Burns Lake on Feb.…

  • Feb 26, 2020

Biathlon BC Cup in Burns Lake

On Feb. 7-9, 2020, the Omineca Ski Club welcomed over 50 biathletes…

  • Feb 26, 2020

Burns Lake brings gold home

This year’s BC Winter Games in Fort St. John saw three athletes…

  • Feb 26, 2020

Ride Burns rolls out three year plan

Ride Burns President, Patti Dube, was present at Feb. 18 council meeting.…

  • Feb 26, 2020

Swiss trip first of many planned by local biathlon skier

Cole Bender credits father for his competitive development

TECK Northern Cup in Burns Lake

The Omineca Ski Club held welcomed 73 skiers for the TECK Northern…

  • Feb 5, 2020

Local skier propels herself to world stage

Emily Dickson has a passion for success