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
Salmon Arm Tennis Club Open House


Pee Wee Silvertips help family battling cancer


First annual Hit to Fit gala fundraising event, Saturday, March 11 at the Westgate Public Market in Salmon Arm


Centenoka Park Mall goes to the dogs


Stargazing: Asteroid near misses

Today (April 19) an asteroid passed close by.

  • Apr 19th, 2017

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

LETTER: Owners need to clean up after their dogs

You must have noticed how much dog poop there is lying around on the sidewalks

  • Apr 13th, 2017

LETTER: Canadians benefit from diversity

All Canadians, from our indigenous peoples to today’s arrivals, benefit from learning from each other

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Green Party policy still in daycare

Sweeping child care promises are unrealistic