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Basketball zone champion title to Vanderhoof Viking boys

Vikings triumphed over the Roadrunners as the 2017 Senior Boys Basketball zone champions, after a day-long tight fight this weekend.

Girls only: Vanderhoof hosts female hockey weekend

Northern B.C. girls from Grade 3 to 12 filled Vanderhoof’s arena for a weekend of hockey this month.

Vanderhoof snowboarders carved for provincial qualifiers

Eight snowboarders from Nechako Valley Secondary raced down the mountains of Smithers against over 140 others this month.

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Vanderhoof hosts cross-country ski extravaganza

Over 30 kids competed for speed, cooperation, and manoeuvrability through Vanderhoof trails on Feb. 4.

Vanderhoof Vipers choked for gold on home ice

Vanderhoof ladies and Fort St. James men triumphed last weekend on Vanderhoof ice.

Vanderhoof skier finishes first in Burns Lake race

Omineca Open, the second Teck Northern Cup of 2017 for cross-country skiing, took place with 206 skiers in Burns Lake on Jan. 29.

Former Vanderhoof Bear listed in Western Hockey League

Vanderhoof’s Hunter Floris, a former Bear, is now listed by the Tri-City Americans of the Western Hockey League.

Bears reaching for next hockey level on Yukon ice

Some former Vanderhoof Bears have been in Whitehorse since last September with the Yukon Mustangs Elite U16 team.

Vanderhoof Atom Hockey divide and conquer at home

Vanderhoof Atom Bears transformed into Kodiaks and Grizzlies for an at-home tournament this weekend.