Staff Writer

Take a team approach to charity

Just after our newspaper deadline today, a team of nine and ten-year-old Atom B Silverback hockey players were at the Mall at Piccadilly

Winter weather contributes to collisions on Trans-Canada Highway

Members of the Salmon Arm RCMP attended four collisions over the weekend.

Workers reminded of safety during cold snap

With winter temperatures forecast to remain cold across B.C. in the days ahead, WorkSafeBC is alerting employers and workers to be prepared.

Figure skating stars hit the ice in Vernon

A large crowd took in the Holiday Festival on Ice at Kal Tire Place Sunday.

Shuswap River boat process moves to next stage

RDNO has hired Alex Grzybowski, of Pacific Resolutions, to conduct public consultation

Salmar Grand Cinema records successful year

It was a very good year for the Salmar Grand Cinemas, which reported an increase in income from 2015.

Boat stolen from storage unit near Shuswap Lake

The 2014 23 foot Centurion Enzo SV233 Royal Blue/ Metallic was stolen Nov. 21.

Salmon Arm student recognized at CPA convocation ceremony

Brandon Northcott graduated from the Certified General Accountant (CGA) program.

EDITORIAL: Graffiti crosses into hate speech

While vandals have often used rude words and tasteless slogans, this goes far beyond what should be tolerated by this community.

Funding bolsters trades training in school districts

Local districts are receiving funds for the Youth Work in Trades program.

Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

Find out if that smoke is from a wildfire or a slash burn

A BC Wildlife Service interactive map lays out which fires are registered and which are not.

North Okanagan-Shuswap trustee tackles school closure concerns

Mike McKay isn’t saying schools will close, but he insists a process is needed for that possibility.

Art gallery features artists from the Shuswap

Come to the Lake Country Art Gallery for the Under 100 Exhibition Nov. 19 to Dec 21.

UPDATED: Bomb threat at Shuswap Middle School

A bomb threat at Shuswap Middle School has resulted in all students being moved to South Broadview Elementary.

No Invasives Mussels Detected in 2016

Protecting waters from Zebra and Quagga Mussels in the Columbia Shuswap.

Safety concerns for roadside workers over winter months

Drivers are reminded to be extra vigilant and slow down as we enter into the months when visibility is more compromised.

Mother and daughter team up to teach Aboriginal support program

A new Aboriginal Community Support Worker program being offered by Okanagan College.

UPDATED: Large rock blocks rest stop entrance west of Salmon Arm

A large rock broke free of the hillside and rolled to a stop at the entrance of the rest stop at the top of kault hill west of Salmon Arm.

Pianist performs with mentor in Vernon

For the finale, Parker brought his student, Jaeden Izik-Dzurko, a Grade 12 student from Salmon Arm, out to join him.