Barb Brouwer

UPDATE: Accident kills Sorrento man

Trans-Canada East Traffic Services Highway Patrol is investigating a collision that took place east of Shuswap Lake Estates Wednesday.

Mary Poppins is a spoonful of success on Salmon Arm stage

Mary Poppins opens to rave reviews at Shuswap Theatre.

Jackson band shows great improvement

It’s really neat to see the difference between September and December, so nice to see a group of kids get together and produce something…

Whitehorse a powerhouse duo

They’ve been the talk of the country since they stole the televised Juno show and performed on Parliament Hill

Follow the road to the Boogie Bar-N

Now known as the Jack Daniel’s Barn, the more familiar Boogie Bar-N is the ultimate destination

Passion of Gypsy jazz in Django

The music of Jean “Django” Reinhardt reverberates through the Shuswap.

Developers sent back to consult neighbours

Two Salmon Arm developers will be getting to know their neighbours better.

A conundrum in care

Bastion Place: Daughter worries about mother’s safety.

Petition demands repairs

Shuswap Country Estates resident Marvin Sytnyk is leading the charge to get road repairs on the Tappen Notch Hill Road

Mental health calls tax police resources

Shuswap: Region sees a 66 per cent increase, professionals can not point to a reason for upswing

Caravan Farm Theatre production offers exercise for the imagination

At a time when virtual reality is a major influence on day-to-day life, Caravan Farm Theatre’s summer production is a welcome relief

Pokémon pros and cons

Pokémon Go was released this month, taking the game to the great outdoors with an application for smart phones

Black Betty back home

It was a black day when Black Betty disappeared from her Okanagan Avenue home.

Severe thunderstorm watch for Shuswap updated

Environment Canada calls for a chance of showers or thunderstorms this morning and a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon.

Southern soul to provide musical backdrop at Rotary celebration

Texassippi Soul Man Danny Brooks and Lil Miss Debi will add a vibrant musical note to the free Rotary anniversary barbecue.

Marionette show part of Salmon Arm’s Theatre on the Edge

Theatre on the Edge is seven productions performed at Shuswap Theatre from 3 p.m. Friday, July 22 to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 24.

Shuswap Rotary celebrates 70 years of service to community

Members of the community are invited to a free barbecue with live entertainment at Marine Peace Park from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 23.

Music essential to life

For any mood, there is music that will cater to it perfectly.

Collisions close highway

Inattention resulted in two separate accidents on the Trans-Canada Highway and Bolton Road on Sunday.

Shuswap wedding celebration marred by theft

A newly married couple is shocked and disappointed that someone among family and friends would steal from them on their wedding day.