Eventual champion Gord Corder rolls in a putt on the 12th hole, while final-group players Dan Dupuis (left) and Kevin Hogg look for a break. Over 100 golfers played through the smoke in the Birchbank (Rossland-Trail) Men’s Open at the Birchbank Golf Course on the weekend. The three-day tournament ended in a dramatic playoff with Spokane golfer Corder outdueling defending champion Kevin Hogg for the title. For more see Page 11.

Eventual champion Gord Corder rolls in a putt on the 12th hole, while final-group players Dan Dupuis (left) and Kevin Hogg look for a break. Over 100 golfers played through the smoke in the Birchbank (Rossland-Trail) Men’s Open at the Birchbank Golf Course on the weekend. The three-day tournament ended in a dramatic playoff with Spokane golfer Corder outdueling defending champion Kevin Hogg for the title. For more see Page 11.

Smoky showdown at Birchbank

Over 100 golfers played in the Rossland-Trail Men’s Open at Birchbank Golf Course on the weekend

Over 100 golfers played in the Rossland-Trail Men’s Open at Birchbank Golf Course on the weekend