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BC Lacrosse Association makes difficult decision to cancel minor lacrosse season

Impacted teams include both the Quesnel Thunder and the Williams Lake Bighorns

Auto racing season idle amid pandemic

“We’re not cancelling the season just yet” - TMS president Kane Fraser said

Walk to End ALS going virtual June 20 in light of pandemic

The annual Walk to End ALS will march along online amid the novel coronavirus pandemic

Rustlers start GoFundMe for former coach, volunteer, after e-bike stolen

Sherlock had recently been riding his e-bike into Williams Lake every day to clean up garbage

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2020 BC Winter games wrap-up
HIGHLIGHT REEL: 2020 BC Winter Games in Fort St. John
Christine Sinclair becomes world's all-time leading goal-scorer
Canada beats Russia to win gold at world juniors

Shane Douglas, Vampiro set to headline Canadian Wrestling’s Elite return to Williams Lake

Canadian Wrestling’s Elite is kicking out of COVID-19 with a planned return to Williams Lake in 2020

City reviewing B.C.’s restart plan for recreation opportunities

The city said it will continue to maintain physical distancing measures

  • May 13, 2020

Boitanio Bike Park set for redesign this summer

Construction is expected to continue into the fall of 2020

Tatla Lake Ski Club enjoys new wide-track Skidoo and trail groomer

Club encourages visitors to come and enjoy the trails next winter

  • Apr 15, 2020

Xeni Gwet’in Wagon Trip cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic, no Williams Lake Stampede in 2020

The trip has been a wonderful addition to the historic Stampede for the last 11 years

COVID19: 94th Williams Lake Stampede officially cancelled for 2020 due to pandemic

Stampede directors hope to host a community event in the fall if possible

BC Hockey and Vancouver Canucks encourage stick tapping to honour frontline health care workers

Families are encouraged to video themselves tapping their sticks at 7 p.m. and post to social media

Williams Lake ski trail, Chilcotin rec site among dozens in B.C. closed due to COVID-19

Government asks people to avoid travelling outside of their communities for recreation purposes

Positive COVID-19 case from Kamloops Sportsmans curling bonspiel

Attendees should notify anybody with whom they have interacted since

  • Mar 23, 2020

Williams Lake Curling Club league winners crowned

“Close to 50 per cent of the Monday night league membership was made up of new curlers.”

Great weather, good company at Powder Kings’ family fun day

Winners from each of the 2020 WLPKSC Yanks Peak Family Fun Day races are as follows:

Mad Hatter theme brings out fun at curling club’s annual mixed bonspiel

Rookie, young and experienced players, stick curlers, families and families took part