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Bear Creek Golf Course takes a swing at a broader market

Bear Creek Golf Course takes a swing at a broader market

Golf is no longer the only game at Bear Creek Golf Course, nor the only way to enjoy the facility’s well-kept grounds and expansive mountain views. In the golf course’s 50th year of operation, managers Debbie and Terry Evans have introduced three new non-golf games and built two …
Sports briefs: July 22, 2015

Sports briefs: July 22, 2015

Junior golf ends season The Junior Golf program at Bear Creek Golf Course wraps up on Thursday (July 23) with a “drive, chip and putt” championship and a three-hole tournament beginning at 3 p.m. There will be a barbecue after the events. Organizer Jill Sheley said that 27 youngsters ages 7-14 participated this summer, about...
Local youth golfers compete in Bellingham

Local youth golfers compete in Bellingham

  Daisy Hilton (12), Adele Hilton (10) and Willa Hilton (13), all of Winthrop, recently attended a local qualifier for the Drive, Chip & Putt Contest, a national competition that results in the finalists playing at the Masters in April 2016. The competition took place in Bellingham at the Lake Padden Golf Course. The top...
Sports briefs: April 29, 2015

Sports briefs: April 29, 2015

Sign up for Babe Ruth ball Sign up by Friday (May 1) to be part of the Methow Valley Babe Ruth Baseball team, for ages 13–15. Cost is $40. Contact Rob Crandall at (509) 341-4060 or email methownatives@methownet.com. The season is in May and June. Bowen Mountain hill climb Cascades Outdoor Store will host the...
Sports briefs: April 1, 2015

Sports briefs: April 1, 2015

Steelhead fisheries closed Steelhead and whitefish fisheries on the upper Columbia River including the Wenatchee, Entiat, Methow, Okanogan, and Similkameen rivers are closed as of Tuesday (March 31), the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced. The closure includes the Methow River from the mouth to the confluence of the Chewuch River in Winthrop....
Junior golfers reschedule tournament, barbecue

Junior golfers reschedule tournament, barbecue

The Bear Creek junior golfers aren’t about to let a little wildfire cause an early cancellation of their season. The group has rescheduled its annual golf tournament and barbecue for Thursday (Aug. 28) at 3 p.m. at the Bear Creek Golf Course. “Our season was interrupted by fires,” said program organizer, Jill Sheley, but she...
In the swing

In the swing

Coach Jenna Miller demonstrates proper driving form for students participating in the Junior Golf Clinic at Bear Creek Golf Course last week. Watching and learning are, from left, Graham Sheley, Carter Sheley, Tony McBride, David Kominak, assistant coach Charlie Thornton-White, Grace Kominak,and Neela Mitchell. The students will continue weekly afternoon lessons through July.
Register for chamber golf tournament

Register for chamber golf tournament

Registration continues through Friday (Sept. 20) for the 11th Annual Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, scheduled for Saturday (Sept. 21) at Bear Creek Golf Course near Winthrop. The fundraising tournament is a team event using a scramble format, which features teams of four playing against one another. Check-in is from 8 to 8:30 a.m....