Sicamous

The next appearance in Salmon Arm court for Dorian Bell, 32, charged with dangerous driving causing death in a May 2021 crash in Sicamous, will be Feb. 1, 2022. (File photo)

Man charged in crash that caused death of Malakwa woman changes plea to not guilty

Dorian Bell, 32, was not sentenced in Salmon Arm court but instead will undergo preliminary inquiry

 

A report on housing needs in Sicamous, completed by CitySpaces Consulting, is being presented to district council at its Jan. 26 meeting. (File photo)

Sicamous housing report shows lack of rentals forcing residents into ‘unsafe’ housing

Consulting firm finds short-term rentals contributing to housing challenges

 

It's KIJHL game day in Sicamous. (@Sicamous_Eagles)

Sicamous Eagles host 100 Mile House in KIJHL action Sunday

Game time is 2 p.m. at Sicamous Rec Centre, followed by Skate With The Eagles session at 4:30 p.m.

 

Nick Deschenes is the new coach of the Sicamous Eagles Junior B hockey team. (Zachary Roman/Eagle Valley News)

‘Working together’: Sicamous Eagles’ new coach brings structure, consistency

Nick Deschenes believes junior hockey is a special thing in small communities

Nick Deschenes is the new coach of the Sicamous Eagles Junior B hockey team. (Zachary Roman/Eagle Valley News)
Funding of $14,741 plus applicable taxes was approved by the Columbia Shuswap Regional District for phase two of Cambie Hall water system upgrades on Jan. 20, 2022. (File photo)

Columbia Shuswap Regional District approves funding for Cambie Hall water system

Over $14,000 approved for phase two of three-phase project

Funding of $14,741 plus applicable taxes was approved by the Columbia Shuswap Regional District for phase two of Cambie Hall water system upgrades on Jan. 20, 2022. (File photo)
District of Sicamous council wants ATVs to be exempt from a motor vehicle prohibition area on Owlhead Forest Service Road. (File photo)

Sicamous council wants ATVs exempt from prohibition in areas closed for wildfire recovery

Council successfully got an exemption for snowmobiles this winter

District of Sicamous council wants ATVs to be exempt from a motor vehicle prohibition area on Owlhead Forest Service Road. (File photo)
The District of Sicamous Development Corporation’s Carly Procyshyn wants to see Sicamous become more of a year-round place to do business. (File photo)

Sicamous development corporation asks residents what businesses the community needs

Carly Procyshyn wants to see Sicamous become more of a year-round place to do business

The District of Sicamous Development Corporation’s Carly Procyshyn wants to see Sicamous become more of a year-round place to do business. (File photo)
Nash Hodgetts was one of two Sicamous Eagles players to score their first KIJHL goal in a 6-3 win over the Kamloops Storm on Jan. 18, 2022. (Sicamous Eagles image)

Sicamous Eagles defeat Kamloops Storm 6-3, extend winning streak to 3 games

Two Eagles players scored their first Kootenay International Junior Hockey League goals

Nash Hodgetts was one of two Sicamous Eagles players to score their first KIJHL goal in a 6-3 win over the Kamloops Storm on Jan. 18, 2022. (Sicamous Eagles image)
Several commercial tractor trailer units can be seen in this RCMP drone image of the Saturday, Jan. 8, collision on Highway 1 between Sicamous and Salmon Arm. Police are seeking more information about the incident that resulted in the death of one person and sent six others to hospital. (RCMP photo)

‘Really disturbed’: Fatal crash near Sicamous drives mayor’s road maintenance concerns

Council voted unanimously to send a letter with concerns to AIM Roads, Ministry of Transportation

Several commercial tractor trailer units can be seen in this RCMP drone image of the Saturday, Jan. 8, collision on Highway 1 between Sicamous and Salmon Arm. Police are seeking more information about the incident that resulted in the death of one person and sent six others to hospital. (RCMP photo)
Missy Morrison Charko is the owner of Say Yes to the Rest Pediatric Sleep Consulting and loves her job helping parents and their children form healthy sleep habits. (Contributed)

Shuswap pediatric sleep consultant wants parents to say ‘yes’ to rest

Missy Morrison Charko has been running her own sleep consulting business for almost a year

Missy Morrison Charko is the owner of Say Yes to the Rest Pediatric Sleep Consulting and loves her job helping parents and their children form healthy sleep habits. (Contributed)
The Sicamous Eagles defeated the Chase Heat 4-1 on Jan. 14, 2022. (File photo)

Strong play in third period leads Sicamous Eagles to win over Chase Heat

The win came in the Eagles’ first game under their new head coach

The Sicamous Eagles defeated the Chase Heat 4-1 on Jan. 14, 2022. (File photo)
The Sicamous Eagles have hired former American Hockey League player Nick Deschenes as their head coach. (Sicamous Eagles image)

Sicamous Eagles hire new head coach, general manager

The Eagles have 7 wins, 18 losses and 2 overtime losses so far this season

The Sicamous Eagles have hired former American Hockey League player Nick Deschenes as their head coach. (Sicamous Eagles image)
A concept rendering of a seven-unit two-storey development at 1129 Riverside Avenue in Sicamous, for which a development permit was approved on Aug. 11, 2021. (District of Sicamous image)

Sicamous residential development increases, commercial declines in 2021

A 2021 year-end building report was submitted to district council on Jan. 12

A concept rendering of a seven-unit two-storey development at 1129 Riverside Avenue in Sicamous, for which a development permit was approved on Aug. 11, 2021. (District of Sicamous image)
The Sicamous United Church Thrift Store’s manager suspects someone slipped under this fence to steal items between Dec. 20 and 26, 2021. (Contributed)

Sicamous thrift store seeks help fortifying fences after recent thefts

Sicamous United Church Thrift Store had most of its winter sports gear stolen between Dec. 20 and 26

The Sicamous United Church Thrift Store’s manager suspects someone slipped under this fence to steal items between Dec. 20 and 26, 2021. (Contributed)
The Sicamous Eagles traded their captain in a move that will see them receive future considerations from the Nelson Leafs. (Sicamous Eagles image)

Sicamous Eagles trade captain to Nelson Leafs

Kingsley Brockett had three goals and five assists in 13 games with the Eagles this season

The Sicamous Eagles traded their captain in a move that will see them receive future considerations from the Nelson Leafs. (Sicamous Eagles image)
Several commercial tractor trailer units can be seen in this RCMP drone image of the Saturday, Jan. 8 collision on Highway 1 between Sicamous and Salmon Arm. Police are seeking more information about the incident that resulted in the death of one person and sent six others to hospital. (RCMP photo)

Sicamous RCMP seek information relating to fatal multi-vehicle collision on Highway 1

One person found dead at scene, six transported to hospital

  • Jan 10, 2022
Several commercial tractor trailer units can be seen in this RCMP drone image of the Saturday, Jan. 8 collision on Highway 1 between Sicamous and Salmon Arm. Police are seeking more information about the incident that resulted in the death of one person and sent six others to hospital. (RCMP photo)
Jessie Schedlosky, left, and Natalie Sorkilmo, right, model some new Sled Sicamous hoodies made for the 2021-22 snowmobiling season in Sicamous. They’ll be available for purchase at the Owlhead booth, as will other Sled Sicamous merchandise. (Contributed)

Sled Sicamous kicks off 2022 by raffling off two snowmobiles

Sled Sicamous manager Natalie Sorkilmo said the snow’s looking good on Sicamous’ four sledding areas

Jessie Schedlosky, left, and Natalie Sorkilmo, right, model some new Sled Sicamous hoodies made for the 2021-22 snowmobiling season in Sicamous. They’ll be available for purchase at the Owlhead booth, as will other Sled Sicamous merchandise. (Contributed)
100 Mile House Wrangler Jace Myers slams into Sicamous Eagles goalie Jordan Lott after being tripped up near the net in a December 2021 game. (File photo)

Sicamous Eagles goalies start 2022 with impressive performances

Gage Reimer recorded a 5-0 shutout, Jordan Lott made 65 saves in a 4-0 loss

100 Mile House Wrangler Jace Myers slams into Sicamous Eagles goalie Jordan Lott after being tripped up near the net in a December 2021 game. (File photo)
Sicamous RCMP responded to eight collisions on Jan. 4, 2022. (File photo)

Sicamous RCMP see 10 vehicles slide off Highway 1 in last 2 days

Police say conditions remained icy despite consistent work from maintenance crews

Sicamous RCMP responded to eight collisions on Jan. 4, 2022. (File photo)
Hand-painted banners draped from its rafters and large barn quilts mounted on easels made the Red Barn Arts Centre explode with colour in March 2019. (File photo)

Bylaw giving heritage designation to Sicamous’ Red Barn approved

Sicamous resident Deb Heap described the building as a testament to the history of the community

Hand-painted banners draped from its rafters and large barn quilts mounted on easels made the Red Barn Arts Centre explode with colour in March 2019. (File photo)