The Western Star
He’s Plumb done with St. John's Edge
Corner Brook's Chris LeRoy turns disappointment into a new direction as he commits to play volleyball at Trent University
Doug Plumb steps down at St. John's Edge head coach
Deer Lake snowmobile club experiences a day at the races
Gymnast Brianna Fortune primed for provincial competition
Gold medals for Eastside, Sacred Heart at RNCA Grade 6 basketball tournament
Three local bowlers set to take on nation’s best youth bowlers in May
Following strong performances at the recent YBC provincial championships in Port aux Basques, three Corner Brook bowlers will represent Newfoundland and Labrador at the nationals in Oshawa, Ont. in May. Helena McCarthy will be headed to her third ...
Central Newfoundland well represented at Special Olympics Winter Games
After two weekends of Special Olympics competition, there was a lot of pride in central Newfoundland. The Central Voice checked in with three local teams about their performance during the province’s 2019 Special Olympic Winter Games, which ...
Newfoundland and Labrador Broomball Championships get underway in Deer Lake on Thursday night
When Cory Rideout first picked up the sport of broomball, it was a thriving activity in the city. He started playing through a junior program offered in high school back in the early-90s, before registering for the senior men’s league in ...
PHOTO: Saltos Gymnastics Club member Brianna Fortune takes first place all-around in the Junior Olympic Level 7 open division at the Atamate Invitational in Nova Scotia
Saltos Gymnastics Club member Brianna Fortune took first place all-around in the Junior Olympic Level 7 open division at the Atamate Invitational hosted by Alta Halifax Gymnastics Club in Nova Scotia this past weekend. Featuring athletes from all ...
PHOTO: Enjoy a day on the Whaleback Nordic Ski Club trails
With a scarf wrapped around her face to shield from high winds, Marina Delaney was enjoying the Whaleback Nordic Ski Club trails on Tuesday afternoon when she went for a run. She said the trails are in excellent shape. ...
PHOTO: Silver Silhouettes getting ready for weekend competition
Members of the Silver Silhouettes, the Adult 1 division entry from the Silver Blades Figure Skating Club, from left, Michaela Foster, Jadyn Barron, Sonya Chow, and Ashley Sheppard get in a practice session Monday night at the Kinsmen Arena II in ...
Elwood High Lakers win 3A boys basketball western qualifier
The Elwood High Lakers won the 3A Boys Basketball Western Qualifier in two games straight over the Stephenville High Spartans in Deer Lake on Saturday. In Game 1, the Lakers defeated the Spartans 81-36. Noah Burden scored 21 and Kyle Pinksen 23 ...
Ethan Mercer aiming to beat the clock at invitational swim meet in city
This weekend will be a bit of a different experience for Ethan Mercer. Not because he’s in the pool competing as a member of the Corner Brook Rapids — that’s not unusual for the 17-year-old. The events he’s taking part ...
Corner Brook Intermediate Grade 7s nab second in Grade 8 basketball tournament
While it wasn't the championship thye were aiming for, the Corner Brook Intermediate Grade 7 girls basketball team had a great showing at a tournamnet recently. The team finished second and earned a silver medal at the recent NLBA Grade 8 West ...
Pasadena Falcons claim basketball gold
Gold was the Pasadena Acadeny Falcons favourite colour recently. The team upended Exploits Valley High 47-32 to take home the championship in the 2019 West Coast Grade 8 provincial tournament. ...