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Four-year-old Salmon Arm boy needs help getting to Toronto for brain surgery

Both of Danielle Ducharme’s children have brain tumours and her son Oliver’s is very large

Four-year-old Salmon Arm boy needs help getting to Toronto for brain surgery

Both of Danielle Ducharme’s children have brain tumours and her son Oliver’s is very large.

Sicamous Fungi Fest will go forward with COVID-19 precautions

It will be a smaller event with fewer expert mycologists but it is continuing

Sicamous Eagles will face Grizzlies and Rockets to start KIJHL season

As part of a three-team cohort due to COVID-19, the Eagles will have only two foes in first 12 games

Shuswap Lake algae bloom dissipating

According to the watershed council less algae can be seen, still no risk to public.

BC Liberals name Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo environment and parks critic

Kyllo takes on the job vacated by Kamloops MLA Peter Milobar

Daring cliffside rescue ends busy summer for Shuswap marine rescue

Emergency services work together to save a man who had fallen onto a ledge near the lake

Alzheimer Society of B.C. offers free webinars for those affected by dementia

The weekly webinars running through September will cover timely topics such as COVID-19 stress.

Sicamous Eagles draft forward from team that won’t play in coming season

Three KIJHL squads are opting out of the 2020/21 season which will be shorter due to COVID-19.

Salmon Arm RCMP remind drivers school zones will be back soon

Students will be back in classes by Sept. 10.

Salmon Arm RCMP hope to return items to owners

A mobility scooter and a pair of mountain bikes are awaiting pickup at the Salmon Arm detachment.

Columbia Shuswap Regional District wants more discussion of landfill compliance

Ministry inspections have turned up issues, CSRD says waits for approval of updates are long

Small dog attacked by pit bull at Salmon Arm beach

Owner says her dog was pounced on by a larger dog owned by people camping on beach

Awards offer boost to Shuswap musicians

A pair of awards with accompanying financial grants are up for grabs

Juvenile eagle finds its wings at Salmon Arm wharf

Eagle spent almost two months at rehabilitation centre after leaving nest too early

Salmon Arm boxer in the running for magazine cover

The Ms Health and Fitness award comes with a $20,000 prize which will go towards Olympic training

Snapshot: Outdoor axe throwing in Sicamous hits a bullseye

A highway-side stand offers axe throwing.

Salmon Arm Silverbacks name Hunter Sansbury team captain

The defenceman joined the team last season and immediately made a positive impact.

Central Okanagan Search and Rescue volunteers pull stranded men from canyon

The two teenagers were washed down a creek onto a ledge they couldn’t escape from

Shuswap housing study shows affordability, vacation rental challenges

In South Shuswap and rural areas near Sicamous, few can qualify for a mortgage