Oliver rink sweeps to victory in ladies bonspiel

Diane Tetreault’s Oliver rink won the Ladies Open Bonspiel hosted by the Penticton Curling Club over the weekend.

Michelle Pratt of Penticton watches her rock in C division play against the combined Summerland-Penticton rink skipped by Jodie Brennan on the final day of the Ladies Open Bonspiel at the Penticton Curling Club.

Diane Tetreault’s Oliver rink won the Ladies Open Bonspiel hosted by the Penticton Curling Club over the weekend.

Tetreault, with Aline Campbell, Darlene Chapman and lead Cathy Thompson, defeated Lise Dixon’s rink of Penticton.

Tetreault’s rink was among nine visiting teams to participate in the 21-team bonspiel. Penticton Curling Club manager Gary Stene was very pleased how the weekend went.

“The competition was good,” he said. “Everybody curled well, the ice was good.”

Winning the B event was Sharon Verrier’s Penticton rink with Karen Spencer, Kim Desimone and Krystie Johnston. The winner of the C event was Dawn Everest’s rink from Oliver/Penticton.

Wine was the theme for the weekend with various wineries supporting the bonspiel with some bottles for prizes.

Summerland Men’s bonspiel is coming up this weekend, Nov. 25 to 27.



Just Posted

Vees fall to Clippers by 4-1

It was a bit of a feeling out process through the opening 20 minutes between two teams

Rain in forecast for Okanagan-Shuswap region

Mixed bag of clouds, sun and showers forecast for the week ahead

Summerland once had college campus

From 1906 to 1915, Summerland’s Okanagan College operated in the community

Hundreds turn out for Singh, NDP candidate rally in Penticton

The messaging was clear, NDP “chooses you”

Thrash Wrestling hosts All the Rage international match tonight

Local wrestlers take on stars of Doutonbori Pro Wrestling from Osaka, Japan.

More beef products recalled due to possible E. coli contamination

The food safety watchdog has been investigating possible E. coli 0157:H7

Roads contractor waits for snow removal equipment as winter looms

The newly-hired highway maintenance company serving the region is hitting some bumps… Continue reading

B.C. VIEWS: How to get the best deal on your ICBC car insurance

ICBC slowly being dragged into the 21st century

Pot legalization has gone ‘well’, but ‘yellow flags’ on vaping: task force chair

Canada legalized cannabis for non-medical use on Oct. 17, 2018,

ELECTION 2019: Federal leaders hit final 24 hours of campaign

Many leaders remain in B.C. for the final hours of the campaign

Okanagan Lotto 649 ticket matches five of six numbers and bonus

Ticket in Saturday’s draw bought in Vernon and is worth nearly $32,000

Letter: Candidates and social issues

Reader feels only Cannings and NDP have plans for social issues

PET OF THE WEEK: Moose still needs a home

Critteraid cat wants a nice, quiet environment

Most Read