Martha Wickett

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1908 As the majority of our readers are aware, the new public…

Video: Peak levels for Salmon River downgraded

River flows remain at 100-year flood level, further flooding to depend on weather

Update: Police say alcohol not a factor in Balmoral crash

Salmon Arm RCMP investigating highway collision, injuries to three people not life-threatening

B.C. Mountie won’t be charged after robbery suspect shot

Prosecution Service determines that evidence in 2015 Salmon Arm shooting doesn’t justify charges

Salmon Arm RCMP won’t be charged after officers shoot armed robbery suspect

BC Prosecution Service determines that evidence in 2015 shooting doesn’t justify charges.

Peak levels for Salmon River forecast for next week

Flow levels may surpass last week’s surge, provincial crews in Salmon Arm to help residents prepare.

Update: crews work to fix sinkhole east of Sicamous

Paving planned for tomorrow

Salmon River might not rise beyond last week’s high

New forecast predicts level of 74 cubic meters per second, less than Thursday’s 77.

In photos: Back to flooding in the Shuswap

Much of the Salmon Valley and other Shuswap areas are underwater this week.

Flood waters causing destruction in Silver Creek

Some residents say they have never seen the water levels so high.

Salmon River upgraded to flood warning status

BC River Forecast Centre predicts record stream flows due to rainfall.

Family evacuated from Silver Creek in Shuswap

Warm temperatures, rain forecast in next week may lead to higher water levels

School district 83 budget jumps by $3 million

Most of increase to be consumed by higher enrolment

School district 83 budget jumps by $3 million

Most of increase to be consumed by higher enrolment

Salmon Arm citizens hope to purchase former school

School district expected to invite bids from prospective buyers as early as next week

Observer in the medals at provincial contest

Salmon Arm newspaper takes bronze in general excellence while Lachlan Labere takes silver for photo.

Changes to recycling in Chase

Stricter rules globally mean recyclables must not be contaminated with food, must follow guidelines.

Salmon Arm farmer makes empassioned plea to protect B.C.’s food supply

Too much reliance on foods shipped from offshore while B.C. agricultural lands destroyed

Salmon Arm farmer makes empassioned plea to protect B.C.’s food supply

Too much reliance on foods shipped from offshore while B.C. agricultural lands destroyed

Salmon Arm farmer makes empassioned plea to protect B.C.’s food supply

Too much reliance on foods shipped from offshore while B.C. agricultural lands destroyed