Olympic tickets raffle on Jan. 28

Four of the hottest tickets in town will be raffled off to a lucky recipient on Jan. 28 at the Olympic Torch Relay Celebration.

  • Jan. 21, 2010 11:00 a.m.

Williams Lake Timberwolves owner Richard Kohlen (left) and Walmart manager John Donnelly show off the four tickets the T-wolves will be raffling off to jump-start the Olympic Torch Relay Celebration in Williams Lake on Jan. 28. The winner whose name is announced at the torch relay celebration will win a trip for two to Vancouver to take in an Olympic Victory Celebration and a men’s semi-final hockey game.

Four of the hottest tickets in town will be raffled off to a lucky recipient on Jan. 28 at the Olympic Torch Relay Celebration.

The Williams Lake Timberwolves are raffling off a trip for two to Vancouver on Feb. 19 to take in an Olympic Victory Ceremony for women’s snowboarding, along with a Theory of a Deadman concert, at GM Place.

Then, following the concert and victory ceremony, the lucky winner will be treated to a men’s semi-final hockey game at the University of British Columbia’s Thunderbird Stadium.

Tickets for the draw are $5 and are available at T-wolves hockey games, Walmart, Margetts Meats and the T-wolves office.

The winners will be announced during the Olympic Torch Relay Celebration.

And Kicking off the Olympic Torch Relay week in style, the Williams Lake Timberwolves will be hosting a family barbecue, bonfire and Olympic Jump Start Party at the Walmart parking lot on Saturday, Jan. 23 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Burgers, snacks and hot chocolate will be available.

The event is being sponsored by Walmart, Canwest Propane, Cariboo GM, Pacific Coastal Airlines and Pioneer Family Land Partnership.

Just Posted

RANCH MUSINGS: No till pasture rejuvenation and silvopasture trials: up-coming event

You can read about on farm research but seeing it and discussing it with others is a much better way

International students get history lesson at Little Red Schoolhouse

The Little Red Schoolhouse at 150 Mile House hosted six students from Matsuyama, Japan

Cycling club excited to open new beginner trail on Fox Mountain

Dubbed ‘Fox Fire,’ the trail parallels Fox Mountain Road from Mason Road to Ross Road

Watch: Blackberry Wood keeps the show going despite the rain

While a turn in the weather ended the night, the lakecity was still treated with excellent music

FOREST INK: Forest tenure changes are occurring throughout the world

Jim Hilton discusses why who or what owns the world’s forests matters to the industry

70 years of lifting: Canadian man, 85, could cinch weightlifting championship

The senior gym junkie is on track to win the World Masters Weightlifting championship

Advocates ‘internationalize’ the fight to free Raif Badawi from Saudi prison

Raif Badawi was arrested on June 17, 2012, and was later sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail for his online criticism of Saudi clerics

RCMP, search crews hunt for 4-year-old boy missing near Mackenzie

George went missing early Saturday afternoon

Canadian entrepreneurs turning beer byproduct into bread, cookies and profits

Some breweries turn to entrepreneurs looking to turn spent grain into treats for people and their pets

Canada ‘disappointed’ terror suspect’s British citizenship revoked

Jack Letts, who was dubbed “Jihadi Jack” by the U.K. media, has been detained in a Kurdish prison for about two years

Chrystia Freeland condemns violence in Hong Kong, backs right to peaceful assembly

There have been months of protests in the semi-autonomous region

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Most Read