Column: Hunting for votes

It’s election season and it’s going to be a short one

COLUMN: Be smarter than the average bear

Spring is here, which means bears are going to start showing any time now.

  • Apr 20th, 2017

COLUMN: The perils of living in Shuswap slide country

This region does experience extreme instability far too often

  • Apr 20th, 2017

LETTER: Silver Creek logging plans create risk

The current logging practices are self-regulated and put private property owners at risk.

  • Apr 20th, 2017

LETTER: Confusion between credentials

In British Columbia, nutritionist is not a regulated health profession

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Longterm cost to short-sightedness

There can be no sustainable economy without a healthy ecology

  • Apr 20th, 2017
Sicamous firefighters' hazmat training


Shuswap Lake transitions


Meet your farmer
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Youth Volunteer winner: Victoria Ritchie
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LETTER: Mayors should refrain from endorsements

Five mayors acted undemocratically, because their actions were not based on a vote of council

  • Apr 18th, 2017

LETTER: Diabetes coverage an election issue

There are many inequities that people with diabetes face daily

  • Apr 18th, 2017

LETTER: Marijuana legalization misguided

If we were serious about battling drug abuse, we would not be legalizing drugs in any form.

  • Apr 18th, 2017

BC Liberals are bold as brass

Christy Clark runs on economic record

COLUMN: What about the environment?

In a very recent poll pertaining to the election, only seven per cent worried about the environment

  • Apr 13th, 2017

BEYOND THE HEADLINES: Crossing the line

Do the mayors of Armstrong, Enderby Sicamous and Salmon Arm speak for their communities when they endorse a a provincial candidate?

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Easy catch ideal for young anglers

When it comes to kids fishing, there really is something to be said for quantity over quality.

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Three pitfalls to avoid

There are traps those of us who live with chronic depression or bipolar disorder can fall into.

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Everything Shuswap finally off to press

Proceeds from book sales will be donated to School District #83 for their outdoor learning program.

  • Apr 6th, 2017

EDITORIAL: Rail purchase a good move

Public ownership of the rail line from Spallumcheen to Sicamous will be beneficial

  • Apr 2nd, 2017

Spring break has a cost

Spring break – two weeks when your kids get time off and you still have to go to work.

Time to renew B.C. fishing licence

As most anglers know, fishing licences are now purchased online.

  • Mar 15th, 2017