Local Business

Don’t stop the presses: Report finds Canadian newspaper readership at all-time high

88% of Canadians read newspapers every week, highest since first Newspapers 24/7 Report in 2012

Microwbrewery and glamping considered for O’Keefe

North Okanagan attraction looking at ways to remain sustainable

Enderby job fair overwhelming success

North Okanagan event at Splatsin Centre sees some hired on the spot

Armstrong cake maker tops out provincially

Froster Tier Cakes earns Wedding Award, other Kelowna, Salmon Arm and Kamloops businesses also awarded

South Okanagan organic farmer wins Farmers’ Market Vendor of the Year

The BC Association of Farmers’ Markets celebrated the best of B.C. with the sixth annual awards

Multi-community job fair in Enderby to see dozens of employers

More than 50 businesses and organizations will have booths at the inaugural event

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Move your workout indoors this fall

Okanagan business offers text to apply feature

Home Depot looking to fill 109 positions in Kelowna, Kamloops, Westbank and Vernon

OC Business students earn bronze at collegiate case competition

The competition was held at Vanier College in Montreal

  • Feb 15, 2019

“Real Time” plugs for Penticton recognized as innovative

Travel Penticton is a B.C. tourism award finalist for its 2018 social media campaign

‘Everybody’s drowning right now’: B.C. fruit industry struggling

Increase to miminum wage and adjustments to piece rates could affect seasonal workers

South Okanagan distilleries among Canada’s best

Four distilleries win awards at Canada’s only national spirit competition

BC Ferries’ president on LNG and northern routes

CEO Mark Collins to speak with Prince Rupert’s business community

Former Greyhound staff create parcel service in Salmon Arm

Business Spotlight/Leah Blain

  • Jan 4, 2019

Gym of Rock aims to bring indoor climbing to Salmon Arm

Rock climbing wall currently being designed for Westgate Public Market

SASCU Christmas tree program runs to Dec. 17

Several businesses doing their part to help out those in need

  • Dec 15, 2018

School District 83 says a buyer is lined up for Salmon Arm’s DAC

Few details available, but sale is said to be finalized by Jan. 31

Okanagan multi-community job fair seeks employers and sponsors

“There are no boundaries when it comes to addressing labour needs in our area.”

Windmill Meats enjoying new location

Business Spotlight/Leah Blain

  • Dec 1, 2018

Family Christmas movies Saturday, new climbing gym planned

Business Spotlight/Leah Blain

  • Nov 30, 2018

Salmon Arm food banks to get top-up from Ladies Night

Home Building Centre event results in 200 pounds of food and cash for turkey drive

  • Nov 22, 2018