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Mount Timothy is gearing up to open with snow carpeting the mountain. (Launna Groves photo)

Mount Timothy set to open in time for Christmas

If snow continues to fall the resort will be open on Dec. 16

The PSO Eagles and Barriere Cougars clash below the Cougars’ net in 100 Mile House last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

PSO Eagles wins first basketball game of season

100 Mile House faced teams from Williams Lake, Quesnel and Barriere Friday and Saturday

100 Mile House’s Tyson Dean won gold at the Youth Bowl Canada Provincial Singles Championship in Kelowna. (Photo submitted)

100 Mile bowler claims gold at Youth Bowl Canada Provincials

Tyson Dean started bowling as a way to spend time with his grandparents

100 Mile House Wrangler Owen Johnson collides with North Okanagan Knight Luke Rishaug during a game at the South Cariboo Rec Centre Friday night. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile House Wranglers raise $3,000 to help fight cancer

Wranglers lose 4-0 against North Okanagan Knights

100 Mile House Wrangler Owen Johnson collides with North Okanagan Knight Luke Rishaug during a game at the South Cariboo Rec Centre Friday night. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Trudy Folk throws a curling rock during a mixed bonspiel last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

First bonspiel of the year attracts dozens of curlers

The 100 Mile Curling Club is planning three more bonspiels later this year

Trudy Folk throws a curling rock during a mixed bonspiel last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Greg Crompton watches as Don Kinasewich sucessfully intercepts a pickleball with his paddle. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Pickleball a fun way to stay fit

Pickleball is a sport that really keeps you moving and is good for mobility

Greg Crompton watches as Don Kinasewich sucessfully intercepts a pickleball with his paddle. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Tia St Pierre (far right) supervises as Blake Morrow throws TJ … (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Judo membership on rise in 100 Mile House

Kokoro Judo currently has 64 members across its age groups

Tia St Pierre (far right) supervises as Blake Morrow throws TJ … (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House Wrangler forward Derek Teare shoots the puck away from his net during a game against the Sicamous Eagles. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers put in effort but lose two on home ice

The 100 Mile House Wranglers are still striving for conistency

100 Mile House Wrangler forward Derek Teare shoots the puck away from his net during a game against the Sicamous Eagles. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Beau Crompton and his brother Own bowl together at Big Country Lanes youth bowling league.(Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Youth Bowling grows in 100 Mile House

The youth league happens Tuesdays and Wednesdays after school

Beau Crompton and his brother Own bowl together at Big Country Lanes youth bowling league.(Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The Peter Skene Ogden Senior Boys Basketball Team practice (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Basketball season begins in 100 Mile House

A season of tournaments planned for PSO Eagles

The Peter Skene Ogden Senior Boys Basketball Team practice (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House Wrangler Keagan Landry scores a goal against the Castlegar Rebels last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile House Wranglers win back-to-back games

The Wranglers beat the Chase Heat away and the Castlegar Rebels on home ice

100 Mile House Wrangler Keagan Landry scores a goal against the Castlegar Rebels last Saturday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Curling Club member Doug Meier marks out the play for his team during a curling game last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Curling season begins with 135 curlers on ice

Club is back to its pre-pandemic normal

100 Mile Curling Club member Doug Meier marks out the play for his team during a curling game last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Hudson McKinnon hopes he inspires other young people to step up and become refs. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

New official with 100 Mile House Minor Hockey

Hudson McKinnon hopes others will step up and give their time as officials with minor hockey

Hudson McKinnon hopes he inspires other young people to step up and become refs. (Fiona Grisswell photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Oldtimers Hockey at Rolf Zeis Memorial Arena in lac La Hache. (Photo submitted)

Oldtimers Hockey starts next week

Oldtimers Hockey league is looking forward to getting back to a normal season of hockey.

Oldtimers Hockey at Rolf Zeis Memorial Arena in lac La Hache. (Photo submitted)
PSO Eagles’ coach Steven Keller (back from left) took Logan Aird, Matthew Keller, Jensen Bauerosche, Jeremy Labelle, Felix Pavlik, Lee Koch, Nelson Swann, Mohamed Omer down to the Merritt Boys’ Soccer Tournament along with Sam Bimbhra (middle from left), Ashton Chretien, Damian Ma, Mion Kinogasa, Danton Enns and Bruce Dohan (front). His team was augmented by several players from Williams Lake brought by coach Sean Glanville (back far right). (Photo submitted)

Eagles end soccer season with strong performance

tournament was an excellent way to close out the fall season.

  • Nov 3, 2022
PSO Eagles’ coach Steven Keller (back from left) took Logan Aird, Matthew Keller, Jensen Bauerosche, Jeremy Labelle, Felix Pavlik, Lee Koch, Nelson Swann, Mohamed Omer down to the Merritt Boys’ Soccer Tournament along with Sam Bimbhra (middle from left), Ashton Chretien, Damian Ma, Mion Kinogasa, Danton Enns and Bruce Dohan (front). His team was augmented by several players from Williams Lake brought by coach Sean Glanville (back far right). (Photo submitted)
Peter Wells competed with his dog Cowdog Rowdy Yates at the Dogs with Jobs competition in Barriere last week. (Photo submitted)

South Cariboo represented at Dogs with Jobs

Peter Wells and Shelley Minato were among several dog trainers who went to Barriere

Peter Wells competed with his dog Cowdog Rowdy Yates at the Dogs with Jobs competition in Barriere last week. (Photo submitted)
Werner Heine will step down as president of the 100 Mile House Soccer Association in February. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

New blood found to keep soccer association running

President Werner Heine has found himself a sucessor

Werner Heine will step down as president of the 100 Mile House Soccer Association in February. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Billet moms Tammy Mikkelsen (left) and Trisha Edwards said 100 Mile House Wranglers’ players like Bryce Burnett and Tysen Smith become part of their families while they billet with them. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Families invite Wranglers into their homes

Being a billet family is more then just providing players somewhere to stay

Billet moms Tammy Mikkelsen (left) and Trisha Edwards said 100 Mile House Wranglers’ players like Bryce Burnett and Tysen Smith become part of their families while they billet with them. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House Wrangler Jace Myers takes control of the puck during a game against the Kamloops Storm last Wednesday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

String of bad luck leads to series of Wrangler losses

Sickness and injury plagued the 100 Mile House Wranglers last week

100 Mile House Wrangler Jace Myers takes control of the puck during a game against the Kamloops Storm last Wednesday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Trent Thiessen bails off his bike while attempting a jump at the Slope Line Bike park during the Fall T-10 Bike Jam. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Riders catch air at the Fall T-10 Bike Jam

The Slope Line Bike park attracted around 30 different riders

Trent Thiessen bails off his bike while attempting a jump at the Slope Line Bike park during the Fall T-10 Bike Jam. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)