Local News

Columbia Shuswap Regional District seeks funding for improved evacuation

Several areas within the Shuswap Emergency Program are accessible only by one route

Columbia Shuswap Regional District to see funding for FireSmart initatives

New program has $20 million for reducing wildfire risk, some may go to non-profits, rebates possible

RCMP arrest Enderby theft suspect

The 28-year-old’s female accomplice still outstanding.

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Splatsin rally
Truck drivers weigh in on Highway 1 closure near Revelstoke
Winter storm warning for B.C. Highways

Your morning news in 90: Dec. 7, 2018

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Interior Health adapting to legalized cannabis

Creating new challenges for IH staff, public health care facilities

Your morning news in 90: Dec. 5, 2018

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Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

Seeking to preserve B.C. First Nations’ plant and habitat knowledge

Traditional Indigenous diet diversified beyond just meat and fish

The Salmon Arm Observer’s Guide to Giving

The Observer’s annual guide lists the needs of non-profit groups in the Shuswap at this time of giving

  • Nov 30, 2018

MLA’s critic role expands

Shuswap Opposition MLA Greg Kyllo to watch over BC Hydro

  • Nov 29, 2018

Your morning news in 90: Nov. 27, 2018

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Your morning news in 90: Nov. 26, 2018

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Revelstoke man found dead

The body of John Cunliffe was found 25 km west of Revelstoke

Man barricades himself near Enderby

Vernon North Okanagan RCMP arrest Mara man after three hours

Your morning news in 90: Nov. 23, 2018

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Medical cannabis operation in the Shuswap may face regulatory hurdles

Residents’ views mixed, uncertainty regarding ALC support affects facility near Celisa

Seeking shelter: B.C. mother can’t afford to stay and can’t afford to leave

Forced into early retirement, the housing options are limited

Mayo Clinic provides treatment option for Shuswap woman with Parkinson’s

Surgery delayed as resident seeking help in U.S. due to BC waitlist is given an alternative plan

Your morning news in 90: Nov. 22, 2018

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‘Hazardous’ winter storm forecast for Coquihalla between Merritt and Hope

Drivers are advised to prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions