Local Sports

Kelowna’s Ursel to coach host team at Olympics

Bob Ursel is headed to the Olympics with South Korea’s national men’s curling team

Athlete of the week

The Penticton Western News athlete of the week for Jan. 15

Penticton Lakers lose to Kelowna Owls in basketball provincial qualifier

Junior girls basketball provincial qualifier held in Penticton

Field set for Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton

The 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts begins on Jan. 27 in Penticton

Update: Fifth annual Okanagan throwdown wraps up

The annual Okanagan Valley Throwdown wrapped up Sunday

Lakes taste sweet revenge over Rockets

Rivals battle it out in the semi finals

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Children's Hospital Winter Classic Jamboree
Penticton Vees Christmas stories
Toyo Canadian Selections moguls

Campoli nets equalizer in Vees 2-2 draw with Smoke Eaters

Penticton and Trail battle to a 2-2 tie Friday at the South Okanagan Events Centre

Snow time like the present at Nickel Plate

Cross country skiers and snowshoers on track at Nickel Plate

Penticton Lakers basketball team host provincial qualifier

Penticton Secondary School junior girls basketball team hosts provincial qualifier

Summerland Steam players chosen to KIJHL Top Prospects Showcase

Lukas Jirousek and Cody Swan will play against league’s top players

Penticton Vees mount comeback to defeat Centennials

Vees cut a two goal deficit in the second period

Athlete of the week: Dexter Materi

Penticton Western News athlete of the week

Familiar faces join Penticton Vees lineup

Former Vees player and OHA alumni join the team for the rest of the campaign

No-luck Penticton Vees continue to battle through injuries

Defenceman injured in BCHL game against Wenatchee Wild

Athletes ready to throwdown at the SOEC

The fifth annual Okanagan Valley Throwdown returns to Penticton

Penticton Vees host Q&A at Match Eatery

Penticton Vees coach Fred Harbinson, defensemen Jonny Tychonick and team broadcaster will be on hand

Naude finishes in fourth at Calgary World Cup

Penticton skier just misses podium at FIS Freestyle World Cup event

Van Osch sisters will curl at Tournament of Hearts after winning B.C. championship

Kesa Van Osch’s rink defeats Kamloops’ Karla Thomas 11-4 in Sunday’s final in Victoria

True grit lifts Vees to a pair of home-ice wins

Penticton Vees bounce back for two wins after a five-game losing streak