Sports Shorts

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Turkey shoot

Just in time to get a turkey for Thanksgiving, the Quesnel Rod & Gun club is holding another Turkey Shoot this Saturday.

The competition is open to everyone, regardless of skill level or gun ownership, with beginner, intermediate and expert competition. There will be loaner guns on site for those who need one.

The competition boast over 50 prizes to be awarded, including hams, steaks and a Thanksgiving turkey.

Events include: trap, buddy-shoots and Annie Oakleys.

The cost is

For information, call Adam Veley, 249-0057 or the club house, at 249-5411


The Cariboo Blue Bombers were in Prince George over the weekend.The atom Bombers lost a close game to Vanderhoof, 7-0.

The pee wee team got in a pair of games.They started with a nail biter against Prince George, losing 15-12.Next, the team lined up against a strong Vanderhoof team, losing 24-0.